• OnePlus' 5G phone won't be the One Plus 7, but it will be first with Snapdragon 855 - CNET

    5 days ago - By CNET

    It'll sell first in the UK before rolling out to other countries.
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  • OnePlus gets first dibs on the Snapdragon 855 with new phone line

    OnePlus gets first dibs on the Snapdragon 855 with new phone line

    5 days ago - By The Next Web

    It was just yesterday that Qualcomm announced its new Snapdragon 855 processor, but today we learned the first company that will use it: OnePlus. That'ssomething of a surprise. Samsung usually has first dibs, and OnePlus' tends to release its first phone a bit later in the year. The company's latest flagship, the OnePlus 6T, was only released last month, so a new phone in ‘early 2019' was unexpected. Whatever the case, it's as official as it gets, considering OnePlus made the announcement at Qualcomm's ongoing tech conference. This early access to the 855, which will also help it become...
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  • Chrome OS search improvements will bring app indexing and more

    Chrome OS search improvements will bring app indexing and more

    5 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    One of the best aspects of Chrome OS is its built-in search functionality, which is about to get even better. The first of two new features coming to Chrome OS search is Android app indexing. This comes via Firebase App Indexing, which was previously only supported on Android and iOS. App indexing allows apps that support the feature to return search results from within the app. In other words, if you search for a book using the Chrome OS search bar, you'll see results from Google Play Books in the search bar. Further, you can enable the feature in some pre-release versions of Chrome with...
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  • 6 ways Snapdragon 855 will make Android phones soar in 2019 - CNET

    5 days ago - By CNET

    Think a 3D fingerprint reader, killer speeds and portrait mode for your videos, not just your photos.
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  • Qualcomm Unveils the Snapdragon 855: 8 Cores, Onboard AI, optional 5G

    Qualcomm Unveils the Snapdragon 855: 8 Cores, Onboard AI, optional 5G

    5 days ago - By ExtremeTech

    Most flagship Android phones run on the latest top-of-the-line Snapdragon chip from Qualcomm, but what will that mean in 2019?
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  • Meet Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855: AI boosts, a smarter camera, mobile gaming-and bye-bye, JPEG

    Meet Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855: AI boosts, a smarter camera, mobile gaming-and bye-bye, JPEG

    5 days ago - By PC World

    A year ago, Qualcomm unveiled the Snapdragon 845 , the brains behind flagship smartphones like the Google Pixel 3, the U.S. version of the Samsung Galaxy S9, OnePlus phones, and others. Now, Qualcomm's next-generation Snapdragon 855 promises those platforms even more enhancements: dedicated logic blocks for digital assistants, revamped camera logic for computer vision, specific gaming boosts. It also gives the traditional JPEG file format the boot. According to Qualcomm executives, the goal for the Snapdragon 855 is to “unlock” AI and XR , with the new 5G capabilities leading the way. The...
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  • EE first to sell OnePlus 5G smartphone next year

    5 days ago - By Mobile News CWP

    EE is currently trialling live 5G in Canary Wharf, and parts of East London. The operator built 350 new network sites in 2018
    The UK's largest operator, EE, will be the first network in the world to sell the OnePlus 5G smartphone next year.
    This was confirmed today by OnePlus at the Qualcomm Summit event in Hawaii. EE and OnePlus are working on an R&D partnership to ensure the best possible 5G connected experience for customers.
    No details on the smartphone was revealed by OnePlus founder and CEO Pete Lau. The Chinese manufacturer usually launches two smartphones per year. This year it...
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  • OnePlus confirms it will launch a 5G phone with a Snapdragon 855 in early 2019

    OnePlus confirms it will launch a 5G phone with a Snapdragon 855 in early 2019

    5 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    The anticipation for 5G smartphones has been rising at an exponential rate in recent weeks as providers, including the likes of Verizon and AT&T , have declared that their first 5G offerings will launch next year.
    We still don't know much about those 5G phones, other than that Samsung will apparently be building many of them, but OnePlus stole some of their thunder on Wednesday by announcing at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit 2018 that it will launch the first 5G flagship phone in Europe early next year on the EE network.
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  • OnePlus commits to producing first 5G phone for EE in Europe

    5 days ago - By Pocketnow

    The smartphone maker wants to be the first not only in the United Kingdom, but in the whole of Europe. It will do so with the help of BT.
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  • 5 reasons to be excited about Snapdragon 855 in 2019

    5 reasons to be excited about Snapdragon 855 in 2019

    5 days ago - By SlashGear

    Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 is about to be everywhere in the Android smartphone space come 2019, but we can break down the five reasons why you should be excited about that. It's faster than its predecessor, more power-efficient, and unlocks new camera features - read on for the five things you need to know. It's faster and more efficient The headline...
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  • 8 Ways Snapdragon 855 Will Change Your Next Phone

    8 Ways Snapdragon 855 Will Change Your Next Phone

    6 days ago - By Tom's Guide

    The latest Snapdragon mobile processor introduces a lot of big changes to the mobile scene. Here are the big features Qualcomm added to the Snapdragon 855.
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  • OnePlus to launch a 5G phone with Snapdragon 855 on EE in 2019

    OnePlus to launch a 5G phone with Snapdragon 855 on EE in 2019

    6 days ago - By PhoneDog

    OnePlus said recently that it plans to launch a 5G phone in 2019 , and today it spilled a few more details on its plans.
    OnePlus CEO Pete Lau confirmed today that OnePlus will release a 5G smartphone in Europe in 2019. OnePlus is partnering with EE on the effort, Lau said, adding that his company will be the first to release a 5G phone in Europe.
    The only other detail we have about this device is that it'll be powered by a Snapdragon 855 processor, which Qualcomm announced yesterday. There's no word yet on what other features this OnePlus phone might have, when it'll be released, or how...
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  • The Snapdragon 855 is a 7nm CPU primed for 5G, AI and more

    6 days ago - By Engadget

    As we hurtle towards 2019, Qualcomm has been busy introducing the world to its latest products that are likely to drive next year's biggest trends. At the first keynote of its three-day Tech Summit in Hawaii yesterday, the company already previewed s...
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  • Pixel 3 adds eSIM support for Google Fi, Sprint and other EU carriers

    6 days ago - By AndroidPhoneFans

    The Google Pixel 2 was the first major smartphone that featured eSIM capability. The eSIM functionality allows you to enable network connection via software directly on your device rather than needing a physical SIM card from a specific service provider. The company has announced that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, which also have eSIM capability, will now support a lot more service providers. The devices eSIM functionality has been expanded to support Google Fi and Sprint in the US, Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone in Germany, EE in the UK, Airtel and Reliance Jio in India, as well as Truphone...
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  • OnePlus Commits to Snapdragon 855 for Its 2019 Flagship

    6 days ago - By Phone Scoop

    OnePlus today said it will use the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 mobile processor in next year's flagship phone. OnePlus didn't provide any other details about the phone. It will likely build on the path set by the 6 and 6T, which were released this year. The company had previously said it would launch a 5G phone during 2019. OnePlus specified today that it is partnering with European carrier EE to launch this forthcoming 5G phone. Given OnePlus' relationship with T-Mobile, it is possible that next year's 855-powered flagship from OnePlus will also be sold by T-Mobile.
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  • OnePlus will be the first to release a 5G phone in Europe

    OnePlus will be the first to release a 5G phone in Europe

    6 days ago - By TechRadar

    OnePlus has been open about its plans to bring a phone out in 2019 that's capable of connecting to 5G, but now the company is declaring war against its competitors by claiming it will be the first to offer a 5G-capable phone in Europe. An exact release date wasn't confirmed, but the company has unveiled a new partnership with UK network EE to bring the unspecified phone to the UK at some point in 2019. EE is planning to launch 5G in 2019 in 16 different UK cities, so coverage will be limited to certain areas at first. You can find out all the details we know so far about EE's planned 5G...
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  • OnePlus Will Have the First Snapdragon 855 Phone, Says CEO

    OnePlus Will Have the First Snapdragon 855 Phone, Says CEO

    6 days ago - By Tom's Guide

    OnePlus says its next phone in 2019 will be the first to feature Qualcomm's newly unveiled Snapdragon 855 processor.
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  • OnePlus' next smartphone will be first to feature the Snapdragon 855

    OnePlus' next smartphone will be first to feature the Snapdragon 855

    6 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    When it launches next year, the next OnePlus smartphone will be the first Android handset to feature Qualcomm's upcoming Snapdragon 855 chipset. OnePlus CEO and co-founder Pete Lau announced the news on Wednesday during the second day of Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit in Maui, Hawaii. Lau didn't provide an exact timeline for the launch, but if the next OnePlus smartphone is to be the first to launch with the 855, it's likely to come in the next few months. We are taking the next step in our journey to the top of the global flagship market! OnePlus and EE will join forces to deliver a 5G...
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