In the past, OnePlus indicated that the next flagship phone from the company will have 5G support, however, this smartphone is expected to be an entirely new series and not the OnePlus 7. As per an official release from OnePlus, it will partner with EE carrier network to launch its 5G smartphone in UK in 2019.
“OnePlus only makes flagship smartphones, and we believe that the Snapdragon 855 is the best and only choice. We are thrilled by its powerful performance and 5G capabilities. OnePlus will continue to bring its users the best technology and the best user experience possible,”
Pete Lau, OnePlus said in a press statement.
The 5G smartphone will be powered by the newly announced Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor which Qualcomm showcased in annual Snapdragon technology summit in Hawaii.