INTRO: Cyberpunk 2077 is one of the foremost highly anticipated game launches of 2020. The title has been delayed by a few weeks but OnePlus is moving ahead with the launch of the OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Edition. The company had been teasing the design of this special edition smartphone over the past week and has made it official today.
OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Edition: All you would like to understand
OnePlus is no stranger to special edition collaborations. The company has previously released stunning McLaren and Star Wars Edition phones. And now, the OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 arrives to further pile on to the hype of this open-world RPG action-adventure game from CD Projekt Red. How is that this special edition different from the quality OnePlus 8T?
OnePlus has introduced a major cosmetic upgrade to give the 8T a more futuristic vibe in line with the Cyberpunk 2077 design. The left houses the camera sensors while the right includes the 2077 logo and a QR + barcode hybrid to represent the game. The middle layer is frosted AG glass with a snowflake design whereas rock bottom layer is claimed to boast a carbon texture with the Cyberpunk branding.
There’s also a yellow hue to the sides – almost like the orange hue we’ve already seen within the OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition. You can inspect the OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Edition design during this video right here:
OnePlus to supply UI to gamers
Apart from the surface, OnePlus has also skinned the UI to supply gamers’ new neon-style icons, always-on display, charging animation, and more to match the Cyberpunk theme. You will adore this theme if you’re a lover of dark and neon yellow shades. The device runs Android 11-based OxygenOS 11 out-of-the-box.
OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk Edition boasts just cosmetic changes and therefore the internals is mostly equivalent. You have a 6.55-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and a punch-hole cutout, housing a 16MP selfie sensor, on the front. The rear camera setup to remains the same. It is helmed by a 48MP sensor, along with a 16MP ultra-wide camera, a 5MP macro camera, and a 2MP monochrome sensor
The smartphone is powered by the Snapdragon 865 chipset.You will get 12GB RAM and 256GB storage aboard this special edition variant. There’s also a 4,500mAh battery with 65W Warp Charging support onboard.
Price and Availability
OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Edition is priced at 3,999 yuan (~Rs. 44,449) for the single 12GB+256GB variant. It is now up for pre-order in China and can continue sale ranging from 11th November. We’re currently unsure whether this special edition 8T variant will make its thanks to other global markets like India or not.