[Update: Nope] OnePlus will launch the primary smartphone with Snapdragon 855 in 2019
This week Qualcomm is taking on Maui with an occasion to speak about its model new Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor. On stage on the occasion, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau confirmed that in 2019, OnePlus will launch the primary smartphone with a Snapdragon 855 on board.
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Replace 12/6: Talking to Engadget, OnePlus has confirmed that its preliminary declare was “a miscommunication.” Apparently, the slides used within the presentation noticed a translation error that modified the unique declare of “among the many first” to definitively saying it will be the first.
Clearly, a fairly large mistake. Qualcomm commented to state “it’s on not us to say which accomplice goes to be first to do something.” Even tweets from OnePlus’ personal Twitter account unfold the misinformation, so clearly the miscommunication ran deep. Both approach, at this level we are able to anticipate another person to beat OnePlus to the punch.
Particulars are scarce on this new machine, it will be launching as the primary machine operating the 855. Provided that Samsung’s yearly Galaxy S launch makes use of the newest chipset from Qualcomm and launches someday in early spring, that hints that this machine will probably be launching within the subsequent couple of months.
There have been loads of reviews of a 5G-capable OnePlus machine launching early in 2019, most just lately pointing to a launch someday round MWC. This primary machine with the Snapdragon 855 received’t essentially be this 5G-device, however it appears partially implied that it’s going to. In that case, it’ll even be together with certainly one of Qualcomm’s new 5G modems. OnePlus additionally talked about that its 5G machine will assist 5G connectivity firstly on EE’s community in Europe.
Additional particulars on the Snapdragon 855 are being launched in the mean time which can reveal extra particulars about what to anticipate from this upcoming OnePlus machine.
It’s nonetheless largely unclear what this machine will probably be referred to as, however OnePlus has beforehand acknowledged that its 5G machine received’t be referred to as the OnePlus 7. Slightly, this machine will probably be some third choice within the firm’s lineup. Personally, I’m simply hoping it’s not referred to as the OnePlus 6T 5G.
Welcome to the stage, @petelau2007. The Founder and CEO of @OnePlus shares how the corporate is ready to attain markets exterior of China because of its collaboration with @Qualcomm. #SnapdragonSummit pic.twitter.com/a4JhzAFOHw
— Qualcomm (@Qualcomm) December 5, 2018
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