OnePlus CEO Pete Lau showed in a discussion board submit as of late that the corporate’s upcoming OnePlus 6 will function a again panel made from glass. This can be a first for the corporate, however just like the software’s divisive show notch, is consistent with trendy smartphone design developments. 

Lau writes that OnePlus examined greater than 70 glass prototypes prior to settling at the manufacturing subject matter, and that cup was once selected out of OnePlus’s want to create gadgets that really feel top class and “burdenless within the hand.” The OnePlus 6’s glass again will function 5 layers of waterproof Nanotech Coating, which is it seems that an business first. Lau says “the extra layers give the again of the software a more potent impact of intensity.”

The meandering 1,000-word-plus submit did not point out whether or not the OnePlus 6’s new again subject matter manner the software will enhance wi-fi charging, which might even be a primary for the corporate. As a substitute, Lau highlighted much less tangible, extra subjective advantages—like that “glass communicates a clear, vivid, and natural feeling.”