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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition is the priciest OnePlus phone yet

It’s not unusual for OnePlus to release special editions of its phones, so this week the company has done it again.

The Chinese phone maker just unveiled a version of its latest flagship which was developed in partnership with an iconic name from the car industry. Say hello to the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition.

The phone will go on sale in North America, as well as Europe on December 13 for the price of $ 699.

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A $479 OnePlus 6 is the best money you can spend this holiday season

Anyone in the market for an Android phone on a budget should be buying the OnePlus 6.

There’s an uncountable number of holiday shopping season deals out there for unlocked Android phones, running the gambit from cheap unlocked budget phones up to a $ 720 Galaxy S9+. But I’ll argue that the best money you can spend on an Android phone this holiday season is $ 479 for a discounted OnePlus 6.

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition hands-on: The fastest phone just got even faster

10GB of RAM, 30W charging, and a whole lot of McLaren goodies.

I love a good collaboration, especially when it involves a high-end phone and a luxury car maker. Huawei has partnered with Porsche on more than one occasion to make ultra-sleek, even more powerful versions of its flagships like the Porsche Design Mate 10, but why let them have all the fun?

OnePlus has had a pretty good year, with the successful launch of two flagships, the  [Read More…]

OnePlus won’t be the first to launch a Snapdragon 855 phone after all

OnePlus now says it will be ‘among the first’ to feature the Snapdragon 855 chipset.

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau got up on stage yesterday at the Snapdragon Tech Summit to announce what seemed like a major win for the company: OnePlus would be the first to launch a phone powered by the Snapdragon 855. However, Chinese versions of the slide deck stated that the company would be “among the first” to feature Qualcomm’s latest chipset, and a  [Read More…]

OnePlus CEO says upcoming 5G phone will cost $200 to $300 more than the 6T

Get ready to pay a premium for that 5G icon.

OnePlus announced earlier today that it will launch the first phone powered by the Snapdragon 855. The phone will initially make its debut on UK carrier EE’s 5G network before becoming available in global markets.

While the phone slated for a launch in the first half of 2019 — before end of May, according to CNET — it won’t be marketed as the OnePlus 7. OnePlus is  [Read More…]

OnePlus using the Snapdragon 855 to build Europe’s first 5G phone

OnePlus will release the first phone using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, and it will be ready for the UK’s EE 5G network.

EE, the UK’s largest carrier, recently announced its 5G plans and roadmap listing sixteen cities lined up for the 2019 launch. Today the carrier tells us that the network will also partner with OnePlus for a phone built with the Snapdragon 855 to use the new technology.

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First 10 things you should do with your new OnePlus 6T

Got yourself a new and shiny OnePlus 6T? The company’s latest flagship is one of the best smartphones you can get under $ 550 right now, so you’ve made a great choice.

Now what? You need to get started with your new device. In this article, we’re going to explore the top ten things to do with your OnePlus 6T after you’ve unboxed it and popped in your SIM.

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The OnePlus Explorer Backpack is the perfect present you can’t buy

OnePlus’s new bag is the height of craftsmanship and a return to its most-hated practice.

OnePlus is known for flagship phones that don’t break the bank, high-quality accessories, and they already make a pretty great backpack, which is why when they announced alongside the OnePlus 6T that they were releasing a new backpack with a higher capacity and a slicker look, we all sat up and took notice. The OnePlus Explorer Backpack is beautiful, durable, and one  [Read More…]

Project Fi is apparently coming to phones from Samsung, OnePlus, and Apple

Not all Project Fi features will be available on the new devices.

Project Fi initially launched with support for just one phone (the Nexus 6) back in 2015. It’s since expanded to the Pixel series and select devices from Motorola and LG, and according to what appears to have been a broken embargo, Project Fi is considerably expanding its phone support once more.

Per the BGR post that has since been taken down, Project Fi will soon  [Read More…]

The best USB-C headphones for your OnePlus 6T

OnePlus is the latest company to eschew the headphone jack in favor of USB-C audio. The OnePlus 6T still has AptX and AptX HD for high fidelity streaming when connected to Bluetooth headphones, but if you want to plug in, your best option is the OnePlus Type-C Bullets. They sound just as good as the 3.5mm version of the earbuds, and best of all, they’re the most affordable option on this list.

First-party compatibility OnePlus Type-C Bullets

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