Not long ago, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau had confirmed that the company is not working on a foldable OnePlus device at the moment. Despite the fact that the smartphone industry’s focus has begun shifting to foldable devices such as – the Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X. However, there’s another trend circling in the industry which is the highly anticipated 5G smartphones. Along with the major tech giants OnePlus had also showcased its first 5G enabled Oneplus device during MWC, this year.
Along with the 5G-enabled OnePlus device, there have been reports suggesting two other regular OnePlus devices that are expected to be unveiled next month, according to the recently leaked reports. The report suggested these trio of OnePlus devices are likely to be unveiled on May 14th, which is technically less than a month. Regardless of the leaks and reports the company’s CEO, Pete Lau had shed some information about the next OnePlus device launch date.
Pete Lau had tweeted OnePlus’ next device announcement would indeed be made in the new couple of days – April 17, to be precise. Yes, Pete had tweeted acknowledging the hype around the next OnePlus decide and had suggested to come back to the same tweet this Wednesday to know more about the next OnePlus device. This certainly suggests we can expect the much anticipated next OnePlus devices’ launch.
I know you guys are stoked to hear about the new device – check back to see my post this Wednesday 😬
— Pete Lau (@petelau2007) April 15, 2019
As for the speculative technical specifications of the OnePlus devices is concerned, we can expect the latest Snapdragon 855 SoC. The chipset along with Qualcomm’s X50 modem is likely to equip in the 5G OnePlus device as well. Earlier reports also suggest the upcoming OnePlus devices likely to come with a full screen no notch display with selfie pop-up camera mechanism. As for the optics is concerned, we can expect triple rear cameras for the first time to be featured on any OnePlus device along with a bigger 48MP primary sensor as well.
Regardless, now it is safe to say that we can expect the launch dates of the new OnePlus 7 and the Pro version of it – the OnePlus 7 Pro and also the much awaited OnePlus 5G device to be revealed on April 17th. So, stay tuned to Phoneradar for more such interesting updates.