Dec 2nd, 2020

The OnePlus 8T was released not too long ago and it is the company’s latest and second flagship smartphone of 2020. As we covered in our OnePlus 8T review, it is, by all accounts, a great phone with excellent hardware and software features.

If you’re planning to make this your daily driver for the considerable future, here are some of our tips on what are the first things that you might want to do with the phone.

While a 120Hz refresh rate will certainly make your phone look and feel smoother, it can be detrimental to battery life depending on your usage patterns. If you’re trying to squeeze as much battery out of the phone as possible, it might not the worst idea to turn it down to 60Hz.

You can choose the refresh rates by going to Settings > Display > Advanced > Refresh Rate and choose between 60Hz and 120Hz.