OnePlus has fired the first salvo in the 5G race. At a Qualcomm event in Hawaii, the China smartphone maker announced its intention to launch its first 5G handset in the United Kingdom.Though it did not confirm a date, OnePlus usually launches a new generation around the middle of the year.
“Our users are always eager to try new things and they are now ready to experience the next generation of connectivity and speed. In response, OnePlus has poured efforts into 5G research since 2016. Today, we stand poised to embrace the dawn of 5G,” said Pete Lau, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of OnePlus.