OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus- Which one is the best?

OnePlus 3T is one of the best Android smartphones you can buy currently. It has a flagship-like specs and costs only 400$ while the iPhone 6 Plus costs around 500$ for the 64GB variant. 6 Plus is still a decent buy as iOS devices tend to last longer and Apple will be providing software updates to the 6 plus for another few years So if you are looking to buy a phone for next 2-3 years, Oneplus 3T or the iPhone 6 Plus are both a great choice. Today we will tell you which one should you buy, The OnePlus 3T or the iPhone 6 Plus. In better words, this is a full comparison of OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus.

OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus


Both the phones have a metallic body. The design of the OnePlus 3T is a lot inspired by the likes of HTC while the design of iPhone may not be inspired by any phone, it is congruent to the other iPhones like the 6, 6s and 6s Plus. If you like apple then it is very much possible that you like that fact that it looks like an Apple.

OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus
OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus

Both of these phones have a same 5.5″ display but the iPhone 6 plus has a bigger footprint because of the lower screen-to-body ratio of 67.8% while that of OnePlus 3T is 73.1%. OnePlus 3T has smaller edges than the iPhone 6 plus which makes it easier for someone to use the OnePlus than the iPhone. Both of the evic3es feature a front fingerprint scanner. On the back, The camera of the OnePlus 3T bulges more than that of the iPhone. This causes instability when kept on a flat surface. Both of the phones have a silver border around the camera lens which prevents the glass to touch the surface.

Display – OnePlus 3T or iPhone 6 Plus

The Oneplus 3T, as well as the iPhone, have a 1080p panel. The OP3T gets an AMOLED while the iPhone gets an IPS display. When kept side to side, The display of the iPhone feels more vibrant and sharp than the OnePlus 3T. The blacks, however, are sharper in the 3T because of the AMOLED panel. You will enjoy watching a youtube video or a movie on both of these equally so there seems to be a tie in the Display section.

OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus
OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus

Camera – OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 Plus

OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus
OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 plus

The primary shooter of the iPhone 6 plus is a 6MP camera with f/2.2. It comes with Optical image stabilization. It was one of the best mobile cameras 2-3 years ago but now it can’t compete with today’s flagships However it is still a decent camera which would capture much better images than today’s budget phones cameras.

The OnePlus 3T has a 16MP primary camera with f/2.0. The OnePlus’s camera seems to be a bit better than the camera of 6 plus as it as well comes with OIS and with a lower f-stop number it captures much better images in low light as well. In bright light, the camera of 6 plus captures good images as well and in some photos, it may seem that the 6 plus has a better camera but overall, OnePlus is the winner here.

Secondary Camera

The iPhone 6 plus has a 1.2MP secondary camera, hearing this may seem like this phone was launched in 2010 but it isn’t that long ago that this phone was launched. The 1.2MP camera is okayish for today’s standards. The sensor is really good and captures decent selfies.

The OnePlus 3T has a 16MP secondary shooter which on paper may seem a lot but the selfie camera is above average nothing special. hThe selfie camera performs really bad in low light situations and pictures has a sought of blur sometimes. If OnePlus 3T selfie camera is 7 out of 10 than the iPhone is 5.

Performance – OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 Plus

The OnePlus 3T comes with snapdragon’s latest processor, Snapdragon 821 while the 6 plus comes with Apple’s own, A8. The OnePlus 3T comes with the enormous amount of RAM, i.e. 6GB while the iPhone manages to have 1/6th of it with 1GB of RAM, however, the performance difference between these phones isn’t a lot. The OnePlus 3T is fast in loading apps but the iPhone feels smoother. The RAM management of the 3T, however, is unmatched. 6 plus runs on iOS 10.2 which is the latest version of iOS while the OnePlus 3T also runs on the Latest version of Android, Nougat 7.1.1. Both of these phones can handle anything we put up to them do the task smoothly. If you are someone who wants a smooth overall experience and won’t be playing a whole lot of games than you can have a look at iPhone 6 plus as well as It will give you an unmatched experience however if you are a power user then you can’t miss the 3T.

Battery- OnePlus 3T vs iPhone 6 Plus

The OnePlus 3T comes with a 3400mAh battery which can last you a day on medium use. The iPhone, on the other hand, comes with a 2914mAh battery this as well will last a day on medium use. The battery of OnePlus 3T, however, lasts bit more than the iPhone.

The OnePlus 3T comes with Dash Charging which charges your pretty fast. You can get 60% of charge in just 30 minutes which is even faster than Snapdragon’s quick charge 2.0 technology.

Final Verdict

Both of these phones are head to head in every sector. If you are someone who has been using an Android for years and would like to try something new then give the 6  plus a chance. If you want a phone which is one of the best phones of last year and can compete with any flagship then go for the OnePlus 3T. It has a great camera, awesome battery life and doesn’t misses out on anything. If you want to a phone that can do justice to your hard earned money, then go for the OnePlus  3T.

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