OnePlus has confirmed The Verge that the company’s next high-end smartphone will be in the name of OnePlus 5 and will be released this summer. The version number 4 is deliberately skipped according to the OnePlus 3 (T) (test), since it sounds similar in Chinese to “death” and is therefore regarded as an accident.
No information has been published by the manufacturer at the price or equipment of the OnePlus 5. According to rumors, the Snapdragon 835 will be used as a system-on-a-chip. In addition, at least six GB of RAM are considered as secured; The OnePlus 3 (T) already has this capacity. The storage capacity is 64 or 128 gigabytes.
The screen should measure 5.5 inches in the diagonal, the resolution is still unclear. The OnePlus 3 (T) has a display with 1,080 × 1,920 pixels on 5.5 inches. In terms of price it is to be assumed that OnePlus will demand at least as much as for the 3T. This is available for 439 euros with 64 GBytes or 479 euros with 128 GBytes in Germany.