It's no surprise that the top 2 bestseller products for the GearBest Double 11 sale are smartphones. The OnePlus 7T and Xiaomi Mi 9T are top of the list for a reason primarily being the quality that these smartphones offer for such prices.
The OnePlus 7T is a flagship phablet with a 6.55 inch Fluid AMOLED display with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels along with triple AI 48MP + 12MP + 16MP primary cameras with 16MP AI selfie camera.
The phablet has a sophisticated design that promises a smooth smartphone experience with its 8gb of RAM and 128gb Internal Memory all powered by a 3800 mAh which supports a 30W warp flash charge.
The Xiaomi Mi 9T is a phablet that gives you the majority of what you expect from a phablet. It sports a 6.39 inch AMOLED display with a display resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels which translates to excellent visual quality.
The Xiaomi Mi 9T also possesses one of the latest camera technologies in its 48MP + 13MP + 8MP back camera and a 20MP front camera for selfies and video chats. It also comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB ROM powered by a 4000 mAh battery.
From Camera quality to design and down to the best value for money, this article compares the two bestseller products on the GearBest Double 11 sale.
The OnePlus 7T measuring 160.9mm x 74.4mm x 8.1mm in height, width and thickness and weighing 190 grams is available in Frosted Silver and Glacier Blue color variants. The Xiaomi Mi 9T on the other hand measures at 156.7mm in height, 74.3mm in width and 8.8mm in thickness, it weighs 191 grams and is available in carbon black, glacier blue and flame red color options.
Design Verdict: In terms of structural design, the OnePlus 7T takes the crown because despite its bigger screen size, it weighs less than its competitor and fits more comfortably in the hands.
The OnePlus 7T carries a crisp 6.55 inch Fluid AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 20:9 sporting a water drop notch and a display resolution of 2400x1080 pixels. It has a pixel density of 402 pixels per inch (PPI) with a high 86.53% screen to body ratio.
All these are protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v5 while The Xiaomi Mi 9T is equipped with an AMOLED 6.39 inch display at 1080x2340 px display resolution. It has a 85.9% screen to body ratio, pixel density of 403 PPI, 19.5:9 screen aspect ratio and a Corning Gorilla Glass v5 protection.
Display Verdict: Despite its slightly lesser Pixel Density (which you won't even notice anyway), the OnePlus 7T offers a bigger screen area, better screen resolution, higher screen to body ratio and a crispier display along with a better 20:9 aspect ratio to give you an unbeatable gaming and cinematic experience.
The OnePlus 7T is graced with a 48.0MP + 12.0MP + 16.0MP back cameras with LED flash and features such as Ultrashot, night scene, portrait, professional mode, panorama, HDR, AI scene detection and camera RAW image. It supports video recording at 1080px. It is also equipped with a 16.0MP AI front camera for video chats and selfies.
As for the Xiaomi Mi 9T, it sports a 48.0MP + 13.0MP + 8.0MP camera with features including face beauty, face detection, smile detection, and smile capture. It has a 20.0MP front camera for selfies and video chat.
Camera Verdict: The belt of cameras is a close call here, it is worth noting however that the camera features of the OnePlus 7T are greater towards work and productivity against purely entertainment features of Xiaomi Mi 9T.
The OnePlus 7T runs the latest Android 10 through the company's OxygenOS 10.0.5, it uses a Qualcomm snapdragon 855+ which is a more recent processor technology then the Qualcomm snapdragon 730 present in Xiaomi Mi 9T. It also comes with the Adreno 640 GPU (Graphic card) powered by its 8GB RAM chip. The Xiaomi Mi 9T uses a relatively slower Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 with an Adreno 615 GPU powered 6GB of RAM.
Performance Verdict: The OnePlus 7T runs on some of the latest processor technologies and a higher Random Access Memory.
OnePlus 7T: it comes with a rather large 128 GB storage memory, On-screen fingerprint sensor, a 3800 mAh battery with support for quick charge via its Type-C USB that also acts as its earphone jack. Sensors include Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass and Gyroscope. It also provides support for 4G, 3G and 2G networks.
Xiaomi Mi 9T: This phablet sports an internal memory of 64GB, on-screen fingerprint technology, 4000 mAh battery with support for a quick charge through a USB Type-C, it has a dedicated 3.5mm earphone jack and sensors including Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass and Gyroscope. It also supports 4G, 3G and 2G networks.
The OnePlus 7T is available at $647.99 while the Xiaomi Mi 9T goes for $427.69. These prices are truly a reflection of how much value these phones have to offer. The OnePlus 7T was released as of September 28, 2018 while the Xiaomi Mi 9T will re-debut by December 2019.
As perceived from the specifications above, it is not a shock why the two smartphones are the bestsellers on the GearBest Double 11 sale but there is only one crown.
Apart from offering a larger screen area for work and play, the OnePlus 7T has a sleek design that is less chunky and gives you that premium smartphone feel when it sits on the palm of your hand.
The OnePlus 7T provides a better gaming and 3D experience as it runs on the fastest processors out there with a bigger and better 8GB of RAM and a more dynamic Fluid AMOLED display.