Chinese vendors agree on pricing for 5G smartphones

We already knew from OnePlus that 5G smartphones will be more expensive at first compared to similarly specced 4G phones. Initially, it was said that the price difference will be close to $200. But we all know that Chinese manufacturers want to do things cheaper. It is the only way they can stay competitive in this market. So, after a few months of negotiations, engineering and cost estimates, they have a price they can agree on: $74 Chinese brands are…

OnePlus will launch one of the first 5G phone in Europe and for less than $1000

OnePlus will be among the first to use Qualcomm’s new flagship chipset, the Snapdragon 855. But more importantly, they will be the first company to release a 5G smartphone in Europe sometime in the first half of 2019. However, expect the phone to be priced higher than what you would expect from OnePlus. As reported by Engadged , OnePlus’ CEO Pete Lau said that 5G smartphones will be $200 to $300 more expensive, but they will still try to position…