The moment a smartphone vendor tries to sell you a version of their latest flagship that has a Plus/Max/Pro in its name, it should be clear the device will be more expensive than the regular model. The same goes for the OnePlus 7 Pro which will join the regular OnePlus 7 this year. The Pro part means the handset is going to be more expensive than the base model, and we have an idea of what that means.
OnePlus will host launch events in London, New York, Bangalore, and Beijing.
OnePlus CEO Pete Lau teased the OnePlus 7 announcement late last week, and now we have confirmation of the same. As earlier rumors suggested, the OnePlus 7 will be officially unveiled on May 14, with launch events in London, New York, Bangalore, and Beijing. The first three events start off at around the same time on May 14 — the Bangalore event has a 15-minute headstart — with the China event scheduled for May 16.
Now that the release date of Samsung’s Galaxy Fold has been pushed back indefinitely, the stage has been cleared for another Android phone maker to steal the spotlight this spring. OnePlus might end up being the beneficiary, as the announcement of its next big launch event is taking place this Tuesday. In the lead-up to the announcement, OnePlus sat down with The Verge to discuss (in rather vague terms) what the OnePlus 7 family will look like.
The one part of the OnePlus 7 that CEO Pete Lau was most enthusiastic to discuss was the “super-smooth and very crisp” display. According to Lau, OnePlus spent three times as much developing this display as it has the displays on [...]
For the first time in its brief history, OnePlus will launch three distinct phones instead of a single flagship. These are, according to reliable leakers, the OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro, and OnePlus 7 Pro 5G.
We’ve been expecting OnePlus to have two new smartphones in carrier stores this spring, with one of them being the vendor’s first 5G handset, but it looks like OnePlus had bigger plans in mind. And now, a new leak reveals that the OnePlus 7 Pro will be the best new OnePlus phone to buy in the first half of the year.