OnePlus isn't making its first 5G phone for the money - CNET

Earlier OnePlus CEO made an appearance at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit where he announced that they would be the first to use Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 platform, in which one of the features of the platform is the support for 5G. The company had previously confirmed plans for a 5G smartphone, but now more details are being revealed.Speaking to Engadget in an interview, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau stated that they were trying their best to try and keep its 5G smartphone under $1,000. Previously there have been articles that stated that adopting a 5G smartphone in 2019 might not be the best idea, as given that this is still relatively new technology, it also means that it could be pricey.Whether or not OnePlus is able to keep its costs down is unclear, but the company’s smartphones have been increasing in price of the years. What started off as a value-for-money flagship smartphone has since increased in price where it is now on par with flagship prices from maybe 2-3 years ago.Thankfully OnePlus has yet to break t

OnePlus isn't making its first 5G phone for the money - CNET

But the handset, which we know won't be the OnePlus 7, is slated for the end of May anyhow.

4 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

OnePlus' 5G phone is going to cost you much more than its predecessors - CNET

CEO Pete Lau's prediction of a price tag that's $200 to $300 more than the OnePlus 6T confirms that 5G phones won't come cheap.

Thu 6 Dec 18 from CNET

OnePlus' 5G phone is going to cost you much more than its predecessors - CNET, Thu 6 Dec 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

No OnePlus 5G phone for Verizon in the first half of 2019 - CNET

Despite the OnePlus 6T supporting Verizon's network, don't expect a formal partnership soon.

Thu 6 Dec 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

OnePlus expects to launch 5G phone by the end of May - CNET

And it's a separate phone from the OnePlus 7.

Wed 5 Dec 18 from CNET

OnePlus' 5G phone could cost $200 to $300 more than the OnePlus 6T - CNET

CEO Pete Lau's prediction confirms your worst nightmare: 5G phones won't come cheap.

Wed 5 Dec 18 from CNET

OnePlus' 5G phone isn't the OnePlus 7, but will use Snapdragon 855 - CNET

It'll sell first in the UK before rolling out to other countries.

Wed 5 Dec 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

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