OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei last month had announced that the company will create a 5G smartphone in before 2019. Based just about OnePlus product revolutionize cycle it was believed that OnePlus 7 will be the first OnePlus phone to feature 5G using Snapdragon X50 modem. Turns out, the OnePlus 6T successor will not have 5G but the company will still establishment an adding going on the phone when the neighbouring-generation wireless technology. Also Read: OnePlus 6T Review
OnePlus 7 plan to separate premium lineup
OnePlus spokesperson avowed to CNET that the 5G lineup will be a surgically remove portfolio totally the existing and unfriendly OnePlus phones. Though the spokesperson did not ventilate the timeline for the OnePlus additional 5G lineup, it’s terribly in the make public of OnePlus will use any of the upcoming major tech procedures such as CES or MWC to showcase the phone.
OnePlus may have made the decision to save the 5G lineup sever in order to save its existing OnePlus 6T and above phones affordable for users. OnePlus 5G phones could be a supplement premium lineup from the company, according to AndroidAuthority.
Last month OnePlus allied hands as soon as Qualcomm and Ericsson to become one of the first major smartphone players to use Snapdragon X50 modem for 5G mobile. Qualcomm has already announced the breathing operate of a 3GPP Rel-15 specification helpful 5G NR on over the air (OTA) call moreover again sub-6 GHz bands regarding a smartphone form factor mobile test device.
The OTA call was conducted in the Ericsson Lab in Stockholm, Sweden upon the 3.5 GHz band. Similar to the companies first OTA calls performed using millimetre hypersensitivity (mmWave) in both 28 and 39 GHz spectrum bands, which occurred in September 2018, today’s sub-6 GHz call utilized Ericsson’s advertisement 5G NR radio AIR 6488 and baseband products and a mobile exam device powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem and RF subsystem, explained Qualcomm.
This is not a first 5G Phone in the market
OnePlus, however, is not alone in the race for 5G phones. Samsung and Huawei have already declared plans to arrival 5G phones adjacent year. It is worth noting that the companies subsequently HMD Global, LG and Asus have with complex considering Qualcomm to commencement 5G phones neighbouring