OnePlus are quickly becoming a huge player in the smartphone business, making the phones people want at an affordable price.
Until now in the UK, your only network of choice was O2 unless you bought an unlocked and used your own SIM, however this comes at a cost of at least £479.
Today the company have announced partnerships with EE and Vodafone, as well as retailers such as Carphone Warehouse and John Lewis.
This move will allow even more customers the chance to own the new OnePlus 6T than before, and gives the networks a new device to promote to customers. The 6T will be announced in New York on the 30th October.
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OnePlus moves into the mainstream with new carrier and retailer partnerships
ahead of the launch of the OnePlus 6T
O2, EE, Vodafone, John Lewis and Carphone Warehouse all to offer the OnePlus 6T
London, UK. 15th October 2018 – Today, OnePlus announces new partnerships with some of the UK’s most trusted networks and biggest retailers ahead of the OnePlus 6T launch on 30th October. Mobile operators EE and Vodafone will join our current successful partner, O2, in offering OnePlus devices, while retailers John Lewis and Carphone Warehouse will also be stocking the highly anticipated OnePlus 6T, alongside mobile distributor DataSelect.
Pete Lau, CEO and Founder of OnePlus said: “Our dream is to give people a burdenless experience – intuitive and powerful, combining style and versatility. The OnePlus experience begins long before someone uses our device – it’s in our community and through our partners. We’re constantly working to give people more options to enjoy OnePlus products, so we’re excited by our new partners in the UK.”
A Counterpoint research report highlighted how OnePlus has grown to be a Top 4 premium smartphone brand in the UK, and across Western Europe. OnePlus has a strong community in the UK, where there are over 1.5 million active forum members, making the UK forums the 3rd largest globally. The OnePlus 6 launch and pop-up events in London saw over 1,000 people queue up to see the device unveiled live.
Earlier this year OnePlus launched OnePlus 6, its fastest selling device ever, with over 1 million devices sold in just 22 days. This follows a revenue growth in 2017 that was double that of 2016 and recently the brand was identified as one of the top four premium smartphone brands in the UK.
OnePlus will launch its next device, the OnePlus 6T, on 30th October in New York.