From a young company known for its over the top marketing tactics and invite-only way of buying a smartphone to launching one of the most impressive smartphones last year, OnePlus sure has come a long way. And today, they will be unveiling their flagship smartphone for 2017: the OnePlus 5.
OnePlus will be unveiling the OnePlus 5 tomorrow but the company is now not making any efforts to hide the phone. It already revealed the final design of the handset this weekend during the final of the Champions Trophy, and now The Verge has published a detailed insight into the OnePlus 5’s camera and an interview with Pete Lau.
A lot is known about the OnePlus 5, successor to last year’s popular OnePlus 3 and 3T made by the popular Chinese smartphone manufacturer. Today, a leaked image on Chinese social media network Weibo suggests that the 6GB RAM, 64GB Storage SKU of the new handset will be sold for Rs. 32,999. There’s also a unit with 128GB storage and a whopping 8GB of RAM, which the image suggests will be priced at Rs. 37,999. It is further suggested that the phone will be an Amazon exclusive and the sale of the handset will commence on 22nd June at 4.30pm.
With the whole world eagerly waiting for OnePlus to unveiling the OnePlus 5 later this week, the company has gone ahead and already given a glimpse of the handset to television viewers. Taking advantage of the India vs Pakistan cricket match final happening in The Oval, London right now, OnePlus ran a teaser video of the OnePlus 5 launch later this week and gave a preview of the design of the handset at the end.
OnePlus today started rolling out the OxygenOS 4.1.5 update for the OnePlus 3 and 3T. The update comes with the May Security update and a plethora of other new features and improvements.
OnePlus today announced that it will be unveiling the OnePlus 5, its next flagship smartphone on June 20th at 12PM Eastern time. The company has revealed a few details of the phone previously, though key features of the device still remain under wraps.
With the imminent launch of the OnePlus 5, OnePlus has started teasing the various aspects of the device. After revealing some details about the internals of the handset, OnePlus has now posted a camera sample of the 5 over on Twitter.
With the imminent launch of the OnePlus 5, the Never Settle company today announced that it will stop selling the OnePlus 3T. The company notes that it has limited stocks of the handset in its warehouse in Europe and UK and once it runs out, it will not be restocking the handset.