Finally, the OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition has been launched in China. This phone is the result of the collaboration of the OnePlus 8T and the game developer CD Projekt Red. The Cyberpunk 2077 is nothing but an upcoming action role-playing video game that is scheduled to get launched on December 10, 2020. So, OnePlus has just signed a partnership with the video game developer company CD Projekt for this combined limited edition OnePlus 8T. It is basically a combined version of the OnePlus 8T and the Cyberpunk 2077 gaming theme. In this edition, the design of the phone has definitely changed a bit. So let’s just go for a detailed explanation of the design, specifications, and pricing of this phone.
First of all, let’s talk about the rear panel of this phone. The OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition has quite a fancy and interesting backside with the branding of Cyberpunk 2077 just beside the rear camera module. Other than this, if we look down the rear panel there also we find a branding of the game. Overall it is a pretty good and tech-fascinated design with a black carbon finish on the back that is flanked by two glossy panels. You will also get a pre-loaded theme with this phone regarding this upcoming game. This is the only difference you can find if you compare it to the regular variant of the OnePlus 8T.
Let’s talk about the specifications now. The OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition runs the OxygenOS 11, which is based on the Android 11 OS and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC chipset. This phone offers a 6.55-inch Full HD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels) AMOLED hole-punch display with a refresh rate of 120Hz.
In this edition, the Snapdragon 865 SoC is paired with only a 12GB LPDDR4X RAM/256GB storage variant. In terms of camera, this phone comes with a quad rear camera setup which includes a 48MP (f/1.75) primary sensor, a 16MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide sensor, a 2MP Monochromatic, and a 5MP macro sensor (supported by dual-LED flash). For the selfies, this phone offers a 16MP (f/2.4) selfie shooter at the front, inside the hole-punch.
Regarding the battery, this phone is fueled by a 4,500mAH battery with the support of a massive 65W warp charging through a USB-C. Apart from it, this phone has every other connectivity option, like 5G, Bluetooth 5.0, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, and USB Type-C port for charging. The retail box of this phone comes with black and yellow text and inside the box, you will find a map of Night City, the setting for Cyberpunk 2077 the game.
Coming to the pricing and availability, the OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition is available in a 12GB/256GB variant at a price tag of around CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 44,500). In China, this phone is already up for pre-order now and will go on sale from November 11 this year. As of now, nothing is confirmed regarding the global availability of this phone, including the Indian market.