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OnePlus Shutters Stores, Puts Orders on Hold Amidst India Coronavirus Lockdown

As India enters a 21-day complete lockdown to counter Coronavirus, smartphone makers are additionally taking the measures needed to advertise social distancing and forestall the unfold. OnePlus is now becoming a member of the struggle and has determined to shutter its shops throughout India, together with placing all on-line orders on maintain quickly. This resolution goes in impact straight away and can proceed as much as 14th April.

OnePlus India took to Twitter to ship this message, saying “At OnePlus, the well being and wellbeing of our workers, prospects, and companions stay our prime precedence. Due to the present authorities mandate to fight COVId-19, we’ve determined to quickly shut our retailer in India till the 14th of April.” The Chinese large additionally provides that it’s monitoring the state of affairs and gross sales resume as and when circumstances enable.

The firm has plastered a ‘delivery may take a little longer than usual’ notification on the prime of their web site. Placing an order now exhibits an estimated supply by 20th April and later. You can see the identical within the screenshot connected beneath. Owing to the present state of affairs, it’s additionally troublesome to guess whether or not the OnePlus 8 collection launch will proceed as deliberate or be delayed. The gadgets are rumored to be unveiled on 14th or 15th April, as per the plethora of on-line leaks.

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In addition, most cellphone makers, together with Samsung, Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi and Apple (Foxconn) have quickly suspended manufacturing facility operations in India to comprise the unfold of the virus. Vivo and Realme have canceled the upcoming cellphone launches whereas others are contributing to reduction efforts by donating masks and hazmat fits to the healthcare personnel. Everyone echoes the identical message, ‘Stay Indoors, Stay Safe’ and so will we.

Featured Image Courtesy: Twitter/OnePlus India