OnePlus announced the OnePlus 7T at an event in India on 26 September, followed by the OnePlus 7T Pro on 10 October in London.

This features breaks down the specifications for the OnePlus 7T Pro up against the OnePlus 7T to help you figure out which one might be the one for you. 

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What's the same between the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro?

  • Processor
  • RAM
  • Software
  • Front camera
  • 90Hz refresh rate display
  • In-display fingerprint sensor

While OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro differ in terms of design, both devices offer the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ processor and 8GB of RAM so they both deliver great performance.

The front camera resolution is the same on the two models and they both offer a 90Hz refresh rate display.

Software is also the same between the two devices and they both come with an in-display fingerprint sensor, as their predecessors do.

What's different between the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro?

While the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro have a number of similarities, there are several differences reported too - as you would expect.

Design

  • OnePlus 7T: Circular camera housing, notched display
  • OnePlus 7T Pro: Vertical camera housing, no notch 

The OnePlus 7T features a triple camera on the rear in a circular housing, while the OnePlus 7T Pro features the same design as the OnePlus 7 Pro with a triple rear camera in a slim vertical housing.

The OnePlus 7T also has a small waterdrop notch at the top of its display, while the OnePlus 7T Pro has no notch interrupting its display, with a pop-up camera like the OnePlus 7 Pro.

Display size and resolution

  • OnePlus 7T: 6.55-inch, 2400 x 1080, AMOLED
  • OnePlus 7T Pro: 6.67-inch, 3120 x 1440, AMOLED

The OnePlus 7T comes with a 6.55-inch AMOLED display, while the OnePlus 7T Pro sports a 6.67-inch AMOLED display.

The resolutions are different too, with the OnePlus 7T offering a 2400 x 1080 resolution, while the OnePlus 7T Pro has a 3120 x 1440 resolution. The OnePlus 7T offers a pixel density of 402ppi compared to the OnePlus 7T Pro's 516ppi.

As mentioned, both have a 90Hz refresh rate and they are also HDR10+ compatible

Rear camera

  • OnePlus 7T: 48MP(main)+16MP(ultra-wide)+12MP(telephoto)
  • OnePlus 7T Pro: 48MP(main)+16MP(ultra-wide)+8MP(telephoto)

The OnePlus 7T comes with a triple rear camera and the OnePlus 7T Pro has a triple rear camera too, but the specifications differ slightly.

Both the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro have a 48-megapixel main sensor with an aperture of f/1.6, as well as a 16-megapixel Ultra-Wide lens with an aperture of f/2.2 and a 117-degree field of view.

They also both have a telephoto lens, but it's this lens that differs between the standard and Pro model. The OnePlus 7T has an 12-megapixel telephoto lens with 2x zoom, while the OnePlus 7T Pro has an 8-megapixel telephoto lens with 3x zoom.

Battery capacities

  • OnePlus 7T: 3800mAh
  • OnePlus 7T Pro: 4085mAh

The OnePlus 7T comes with a 3800mAh battery, while the OnePlus 7T Pro comes with a 4085mAh battery.

Both the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro come with the OnePlus Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging though, which is claimed to be 23 per cent faster than OnePlus 7 Pro.

Storage

  • OnePlus 7T: 128GB/256GB
  • OnePlus 7T Pro: 256GB

The OnePlus 7T comes in 128GB and 256GB models, while the OnePlus 7T Pro only comes in 256GB.

Neither has microSD for storage expansion.

Price

The OnePlus 7T starts around at $599, or £549 in the UK.

The OnePlus 7T Pro is more expensive at £699 in the UK. The McLaren Edition will cost £799.

They will be available from 17 October, with the McLaren Edition available from November.

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Conclusion

The OnePlus 7T features a slightly less capable camera to the OnePlus 7T Pro, along with a lower resolution display and a slightly smaller battery, but it is cheaper and it takes a bigger leap compared to its predecessor than the OnePlus 7T Pro.

If you're choosing between the two, the OnePlus 7T is great value for money this time round. The OnePlus 7T Pro does have that lovely uninterrupted display though, as well as the extra camera functionality so it's a great choice if your budget allows.

You can read our OnePlus 7T review and our OnePlus 7T Pro review to find out exactly what we thought of both handsets.