It’s time for yet another OnePlus smartphone to be released into the market, and this time, it’s being accompanied by another very exciting product – the OnePlus TV. The company will be hosting a slew of events in different regions, as it launches the successor to the OnePlus 7 along with venturing into the all-new television segment. September 26th is the day we’ll get to know everything about the new products including their availability and prices. Before that though, we’ve decided to give you a complete lowdown on what we know about launch so far. Let’s get straight into it then.
When and where
The New Delhi event will take place at the Indira Gandhi Arena on September 26th at 19:00 IST, whereas North America will have a livestreamed event on the same date at 10:30 ET. As for the London event, it will take place later, on October 10th at the Magazine London Theater 16:00 BST. Worth noting that the London event will see the OnePlus 7T series going official, and hence we can also expect to see the oft-rumoured OnePlus 7T Pro at the event.
Tickets sold out in seconds
As usual, OnePlus has invited fans to come and be part of the grand launch event. Tickets for the same went on sale on September 20th at 10:00 IST, and such was the excitement shown by fans that they were sold out in merely 70 seconds. That said, those who missed out can always watch the livestream to see what all OnePlus will be unveiling.
Pop-up events across the country
OnePlus will be hosting several pop-up events across India for showcasing the 7T and the OnePlus TV. This is where you’ll be able to buy the products, chat with the team, collect some goodies and more. The pop-ups will begin on September 27 and go on through October 28 in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Chennai. So, if you’ve decided to buy the phone or the TV, it would be a good choice to visit the pop-ups to do so.
OnePlus 7T and OnePlus TV pre-orders in India
While the actual release date of the new OnePlus products is still unknown, we do know that they will be sold online exclusively by Amazon. And with the Great India Shopping Festival coming up, we can assume that the new devices to be part of this big event. The festival will run from September 29th to October 4th. As for pre-orders, OnePlus has opened them up at its Experience Stores, authorised stores, as well as kiosks. Those who book the phones beforehand will be eligible for a one-time screen replacement (valid for six months), a 50 percent discount on Bullets Wireless 2 earphones and a discount of Rs 1,500 on transactions made using debit and credit cards of select banks.
With the event just around the corner now, the excitement about the new OnePlus launches is quite palpable. Do keep an eye on this space on September 26th as we’ll be bringing you all the details regarding the OnePlus 7T, OnePlus TV and more.