The Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus has already confirmed that it is unlikely to change its market strategy this year. The OnePlus 6T is expected this autumn. The smartphone is scheduled to launch in October, with fans already trying to predict product design with concepts.
Now it appears that OnePlus is entering into an unprecedented partnership with T-Mobile that could use future sales in the United States. States. According to CNET T-Mobile will market the OnePlus 6T in its stores and even continue to optimize it for use on its network. This could be a prominent way to achieve success on the American market.
However, this collaboration will not affect sales on the world market and the device will still be compatible with both the T-Mobile network and AT & T. Currently, the built-in modems on OnePlus phones are not compatible with Verizon and Sprint networks. Since the writing of this report there is no concrete rumor that indicates that would change with the OnePlus 6T. The expected price of the successor to the OnePlus 6 would probably be in the neighborhood of $ 550 (₹ 38,000) for the basic model. This is almost half of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Apple iPhone X.
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This is not the first time that a device manufacturer has made a deal with an American operator, although contracts with operators in the US, device companies such as Essential have worked with Sprint in the US. The resulting sale of the PH-1, however, was not as encouraging as possible. Despite these market figures, OnePlus's expectations remain high thanks to high-quality hardware and brand value.