OnePlus has finally revealed the launch date of its upcoming flagship smartphone, OnePlus 2. The OnePlus 2, will be launching on July 27. The Chinese company however will be making the announcement in a virtual reality event.
OnePlus as promised on Thursday had an announcement up its sleeve, and while it didn’t reveal more details about the OnePlus 2, it did reveal a launch date and also unveiled the OnePlus Cardboard virtual reality headset. The company as of now has not revealed pricing or availability details of the OnePlus Cardboard.
And the company has planned a unique unveiling event for the device. The Chinese startup will be live-streaming the launch event to the world in virtual reality (VR), making it the “first product launch in VR”.
Carl Pei, Co-founder, OnePlus in an official forum post titled “OnePlus 2: The World’s First Product Launch in VR” detailed that the company wanted to break barriers with the launch in a virtual reality event. The event will kick off at 7pm PT (7:30am IST) on July 27 and will be live streamed around the world.