The Sprint logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, USA, on April 30, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
(Reuters) – Sprint Corp said on Tuesday it would launch a 5 G smartphone made by OnePlus, will become the second U.S. mobile operator after T-Mobile to offer a mobile phone made by a Chinese company.
Sprint, one of which is the 5G service is priced at $80 per month, whether it is the provision of 5G smartphones from taiwan’s HTC and South Korean mobile makers, Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and LG Display.
The US company has no information as to when, and at what price, the OnePlus smartphone will be made available.
Sprint’s 5G is now available in areas of Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, and Kansas City, and expects to launch the service in Los Angeles, New York, New York, Phoenix, and Washington, D. C., in the next couple of weeks.
Rivals Verizon Communications and AT&T is also building out 5G next generation wireless network in the U.S.
Reporting by Neha Malara in Bengaluru; Editing by shailesh Kuber