OnePlus Ace Racing Edition Could Launch on May 17 in China: Everything We Know So Far

OnePlus is hosting a new event on May 17th in China!


OnePlus Ace was introduced last month as the first model in the brand new Ace series. Later, the OnePlus Ace Racing Edition was reported to make its way to the market soon. In a recent development, OnePlus has officially scheduled a new event in the company’s hometown, China, where the brand will introduce a new Ace series smartphone.

Given that the OnePlus Ace Racing Edition was recently spotted in the wild, it’s safe to assume that OnePlus will unveil the new special edition smartphone during its next event in China on May 17, 2022. Let’s take a closer look at the upcoming OnePlus event and everything we know so far.

OnePlus Event Scheduled for May 17

The launch invite shared by OnePlus reveals that the event would take place on May 17 at 19:00 Chinese time. The invite also mentions Ace, the company’s brand new line of smartphones. OnePlus is said to introduce “Full Blood New Products” belonging to the Ace series at the event.

OnePlus Ace Racing Edition Event

While the teaser doesn’t reveal the name of the device or its specifications, we speculate it to be the OnePlus Ace Racing Edition. Previous reports reveal that the Ace Racing Edition includes a square-shaped camera module on the rear that resembles the design of a OnePlus 10 Pro.

The phone is likely to carry a 64MP camera sensor on the rear accompanied by an 8MP secondary sensor and a 2MP macro camera. On the front, the phone will have a 16MP front camera. Rumour mill has it that the Racing Edition will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 8100 SoC.

Other specifications of the smartphone include a 6.59-inch full-HD+ 1,080 x 2,412 pixels LTPS display. The TENAA listing revealed two RAM variants – 8GB and 12GB with two storage options: 128GB and 256GB. The phone carries the model number PGZ110 and features a rated battery capacity of 4890mAh battery cell.

That said, we should know more about the upcoming OnePlus Ace smartphone in the upcoming days. What are your thoughts on the OnePlus Ace Racing Edition? Do let us know in the comments below.