Tech companies are having to get creative with their launches in the current climate, but purposely leaking a phone in the hands of a verified super hero? That’s would be novel approach even for OnePlus.
On an Instagram fan page, Robert Downey Jr. is pictured clutching a smartphone, purportedly during a OnePlus photoshoot. It’s thought that the phone in the grip of Iron Man is the unreleased OnePlus 8 Pro.
The actor is a brand ambassador to the firm, so it makes perfect sense he’d be clutching the next flagship phone, set to be launched in mid April.
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But does the photo actually tell us anything of note? Well the colour version of the photo seems to show a new copper hue and, if accurate, it seems to confirm the presence of a vertically-arranged…