Earlier today, OnePlus launched the OnePlus 6T in New York City. Now that the phone is finally here, there could be a OnePlus 6T 5G version of it launching soon.
A week ago, we reported that OnePlus CEO, Pete Lau, confirmed OnePlus is making a 5G device. The upcoming 5G phone was a point of discussion in today’s event. In an interview with
Lau says the new 5G device will coexist alongside its existing 4G LTE phones because 5G won’t be available worldwide by next year. “It doubles the workload for us because it’s an additional product,” he said. “It will be its own line of phones.”
Deploying its 5G network earlier than the rest of the market gives it an opportunity to experiment with it.
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