The global smartphone market was saturated in 2017. China’s handset market plunged more than 10 percent and many Chinese mobile phone manufacturers, including Huawei and Xiaomi, are preparing to excavate the gold from the US market.
After Apple launched its bezel-less iPhoneX, its Face ID and total gesture control have been well-received among users.
Pete Lau shared the difficulties OnePlus has encountered in expanding abroad during the past four years and what the company has gained.
OnePlus CEO Peter Lau said OnePlus is ready to negotiate with US operators this year on mobile phone sales.
The OnePlus 5T sandstone white limited edition launched today. The OnePlus 5T sandstone white edition combines the smooth tactile feel of the Baby Skin white and the ground texture of sandstone black. It uses a white metal color, which is rare in the handset market.
The highlight of the flagship OnePlus 5T, unveiled in the second half of this year, is supports for the popular face unlock function.
OnePlus and Disney released their cross-border product, a Star Wars branded version of the OnePlus 5T, in Mumbai, India on December 21. The phone, an 8 GB RAM and 128 GB ROM version, is priced 38,999 rupees (about 4,020 yuan).
After the OnePlus 5T launch last week, Pete Lau hurried back to his hotel for an interview. Lau was smiling on a chair in the middle of the meeting room in a dark shirt and touching his newly launched OnePlus 5T and another 4th anniversary red OnePlus.
OnePlus recently unveiled the OnePlus 5T, its full-screen flagship, in China. The new phone, priced 2,999 yuan, offers better performance and cameras.
In a recent article authored by OnePlus CEO Pete Lau, it is confirmed that OnePlus 5T will reserve 3.5mm headphone jack.