The coronavirus outbreak has put various high-profile product launches in jeopardy of being delayed, however at the least one smartphone vendor could be forward of schedule. Citing a supply near the corporate, TechRadar stories that OnePlus is about to launch its subsequent flagship cellphone within the second week of April. The OnePlus eight will apparently be unveiled globally in April, which implies world availability ought to comply with shortly after.
Historically, OnePlus has launched two cellphone traces in the course of the 12 months — one mannequin in the summertime and an upgraded model of that mannequin within the fall. For instance, the OnePlus 7 and seven Professional debuted in Could of 2019, whereas the OnePlus 7T and 7T Professional had been proven off for the primary time in late September and early October, respectively. The expectation is that OnePlus will make use of an identical technique in 2020, however with the addition of a brand new “Lite” mannequin.
In accordance with earlier leaks, the OnePlus eight Lite will function a 6.4-inch show with a single hole-punch cutout on the prime of the display for the selfie digicam and a curved glass rear panel with an oblong dual-camera module. If the renders are correct, it’ll look extraordinarily much like Samsung’s Galaxy S20.
In the meantime, the OnePlus eight is rumored to have a 6.6-inch curved show with a hole-pinch selfie digicam within the left nook of the display, in addition to a triple-camera setup on the again. And at last, the OnePlus eight Professional may have a fair bigger QHD+ show at 6.65 inches and a rear quad-camera array with a Time-of-Flight sensor.
TechRadar’s supply was not capable of affirm which merchandise particularly shall be unveiled on the mid-April occasion, however there’s an excellent probability that we may see all three OnePlus eight fashions subsequent month. That’s all we all know for now, but when the OnePlus eight reveal occasion actually is that shut, extra leaks ought to drop quickly.