Editors' Note, May 14, 2019: CNET'sis here. Read more about the new phone from OnePlus.
OnePlus CEOposted a tweet today that all but implies the is coming soon. Though Lau and the GIF he included in the tweet do not mention the OnePlus 7 by name, it is heavily suggested through the animation of the phone and its lighting. Lau said that the company will "unleash a new era of Fast and Smooth," and goes on to emphasize the "smoothness" of the device.
As the upcoming flagship of Chinese phone-maker OnePlus, the OnePlus 7will serve as the successor to the. Since 2014, when the company launched its first , OnePlus has garnered a reputation for making phones with premium specs at a wallet-friendly price. But its strategy (and success) of serving up similar features that and Galaxy S devices offer while keeping prices low is getting harder every year.
Because Lau reference "smooth" multiple times, he could be hinting at a few rumors that already surround the phone. There is speculation that theat its sides like high-end Galaxy phones. The phone is also , which would smoothly rise from the top edge of the phone. In any case, "smooth" is a pretty generic word to use and Lau could also just be saying that the phone's performance is smooth.
The latest batch of rumors report that. In the meantime, all we'll have to go on officially is Lau's enthusiastic tweet.