What’s taking place
The OnePlus 10T is being introduced subsequent month at an occasion in New York.
Why it issues
After skipping a “T” mannequin in 2021, OnePlus is returning to having two flagship telephones in 2022, the primary being the OnePlus 10 Professional, which was introduced in January.
OnePlus has a brand new telephone coming, and the corporate has revealed to CNET that it will likely be introduced at an in-person occasion on Aug. 3 in New York. Known as the OnePlus 10T, the telephone will run on Qualcomm’s newest Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chipset globally.
There isn’t any “Professional” title for the subsequent OnePlus system, whereas the corporate is constant with its “T” model that it has used on and off because the OnePlus 3T debuted again in 2016. OnePlus has normally launched two flagships annually, one within the first half of the yr and one within the second half, although the corporate didn’t launch a second-half system in 2021.
OnePlus says the 10T will carry the tagline “evolve past pace,” although what precisely which means stays a thriller as the one identified improve proper now could be the processor. Judging by the invite, the system appears to be like to have an analogous design to theand will even are available a “sandstone”-like end just like the again of the first OnePlus One.
The launch occasion will happen at Gotham Corridor in New York at 10 a.m. ET (7 a.m PT, 3 p.m. BST) and be livestreamed on the corporate’s social media channels. Followers within the space will be capable of attend the occasion in individual as nicely, with tickets obtainable through OnePlus’ web site to “Purple Cable Membership” members at this time and everybody else on July 21 for $25.
OnePlus says that anybody who buys a ticket will get a pair of its Nord Buds and “different OnePlus swag.” The primary 50 tickets bought will get a further ticket free of charge and the corporate may have round 400 tickets obtainable.
Past the 10T, OnePlus can be teasing some extra enhancements coming to its forthcoming OxygenOS 13 replace, together with a brand new always-on show widget it developed along with Spotify. The widget will permit customers to see a music title, artist and album on the lock display even when the display is off, in addition to management audio playback. OnePlus says that “most units” with OxygenOS 13 will get this function.
As for the units getting the brand new software program later this yr, OnePlus will probably be making the replace obtainable to its flagship 8 sequence (or later) telephones in addition to the Nord 2, Nord 2T, Nord CE, Nord CE 2, Nord CE 2 Lite. The brand new 10T, whereas launching subsequent month, will ship with Oxygen 12.1 when it’s launched.