OnePlus will launch its upcoming flagship, OnePlus 5, for the Indian market on 22 June 2017. The company sent out official invitations for the event to us for the launch event in Mumbai. OnePlus Founder and CEO, Pete Lau will be present at the launch event of the flagship along with the global leadership team from the company. The company pointed out that this is the first time that OnePlus is holding a launch event in India.
This information comes right after OnePlus announced that the global launch event for the OnePlus 5 is scheduled for 20 June 2017. In the meantime, you can check everything that we know about the smartphone right from the specs to the design.
— OnePlus India (@OnePlus_IN) June 7, 2017
OnePlus clarified that the gates for the launch event will be open for the OnePlus fans in the country. People who want to attend the invite-only event can purchase the tickets from the OnePlus India store on 12 June 2017. The company will give a gift hamper to all the fans that will attend the event which will include ‘super add-ons’ and OnePlus merchandise.
The interesting part about the event is that the company will also give select fans, a chance to purchase OnePlus 5 at the event to give them an opportunity of being the first in the country to purchase the smartphone.
Last but not the least, the company will hold the ‘live finale’ of the ‘Best Smartphone Contest’ at the OnePlus 5 launch event. One winner out of the five finalists will take home the grand prize of Rs. 1 crore cash.