OnePlus 6 with Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM, 256GB storage to be announced on May 17 [Update: May 16 in London]

Update: OnePlus has announced a separate event in India on May 17th in Mumbai and there is an event on May 16th in London  that starts at 5 PM BST (9:30 PM IST). It will sell tickets for the event from 8AM BST on April 25.

Earlier: OnePlus just announced that the company’s upcoming flagship OnePlus 6 smartphone will be announced on May 17th at an event in China. The phone will be launched in India exclusively on

OnePlus 6 is confirmed to come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage. The new flagship will come with a large screen with a notch,  option to hide it, 90% screen-to-body ratio, 3.5mm audio jack, Snapdragon 845 SoC, Android 8.1 (Oreo) with Oxygen OS 5.1.0 on top, will retain the slider, and have a glass back with five printed layers of Nanotech Coating. The company also hinted at water and dust-resistant body in a teaser.

The OnePlus 6 announcement takes place at 751 D Park, Beijing on May 17th and starts at 10AM China Time (7:30 AM IST). The company will start selling tickets for the event in China from April 27th.


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