Multiple phone manufactures in the Android ecosystem are planning to launch in 2019 and we expect that the first 5G phones will be available in the first half of 2019.More news: Yastremsky lost to Bencic in the semifinals of the tournament in Luxembourg
Now, considering the top-notch specs of OnePlus phones, changes are that this 5G smartphone will also be a true flagship. The OnePlus co-founder informed that the company will be releasing a 5G smartphone next year.
That may make OnePlus one of the first to market with a device that's prepared for 5G, but it depends what other manufacturers do in the coming months.More news: Samsung's new mixed reality headset with anti-screen door tech launches today
He did mention, however, that his team had already conducted a 5G test at Qualcomm's headquarters in San Diego back in August.
Without Qualcomm confirming it, this is what most of you know as Snapdragons 855 with X50 modem that will land in multiple phones in 2019.More news: Qualcomm announces new Snapdragon 675 processor that supports a triple camera
Speaking at the 4G/5G Summit in Hong Kong, Qualcomm's president Cristiano Amon said we should prepare to see at least two flagship 5G smartphones in 2019. Cristiano did say that this chipset will be announced at the Hawaii second annual event later this year. It will rely on the Snapdragon X50 modem with the downsized QTM052 mmWave antenna module, announced at the conference.