The OnePlus launch event is one of the biggest and most anticipated events of the year. Rather than just a press event, OnePlus open it to the public, though you have to buy a ticket.

This year over 1000 tickets sold out within a few minutes of them being made available and it will no doubt be an amazing event.

If you missed out on a ticket and want to be part of the event you can watch the Livestream today from 5pm GMT @ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpFcf7uBacI

We already have had a lot of leaks about the new phone, some confirmed others rumoured. The new phone is definitely using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 854 SoC that is powering all none Huawei flagship phones and it will include a large format 19:9 display with a notch. We have covered most of the rest of the leaks here.

One thing is for sure, this is guaranteed to be one of the most affordable flagships of the year.