Tag Archive: OnePlus


OnePlus is deeply integrating Google Duo into its latest phones

Duo will be present in the Messaging app, call logs, and more.

Google Duo has proven time and time again to be one of the best video chat apps that you can get for Android, and if you’re a OnePlus user, accessing Duo will soon be easier than ever before.

In a recent blog post on the OnePlus forums, it was announced that Duo will soon be integrated directly into OxygenOS as part of future software updates  [Read More…]

OnePlus ranked as a top 5 high-end U.S. smartphone brand in Q4 2018

Looks like that T-Mobile partnership went pretty well.

The high-end U.S. smartphone market is incredibly tough to break into, but OnePlus apparently managed to do just that last year. According to a report from research analyst IDC, OnePlus was one of the top five high-end smartphone brands in the United States during Q4 2018.

That “high-end” distinction is for brands with phones that sell for $ 500 or more, and while that’s a big win for OnePlus,  [Read More…]

Honor View 20 debuts in India for $530, sets sights on OnePlus 6T

Honor View 20 costs the same as the OnePlus 6T in India while offering a better camera.

After its global debut last week, Honor has introduced the View 20 in the Indian market. Right from the onset, it’s clear that Honor is setting its sights on OnePlus, with the View 20 debuting at ₹37,999 ($ 530) — or the same price as the 6T in the country.

The View 20 has plenty to offer: it has a  [Read More…]

How to update the software on your OnePlus phone

Few companies offer better values than OnePlus, whose phones pack flagship-tier specs and performance for hundreds less than comparable phones from companies like Samsung and Google. Luckily, they’ve also got a pretty good track record for software updates; the OnePlus 6 was one of the first phones to receive Android Pie. If you have a OnePlus device, updating your software is easy — here’s how.

Products used in this guide OnePlus: OnePlus 6 ($ 479) How to install  [Read More…]

The OnePlus 6T is the best phone for rooting and modding in 2019

Rooting isn’t as popular as it used to be, but there’s still a vibrant community of modders involved in launching new ROMs. If you’re just getting started or are looking to delve back into the world of modding, these are the devices you need to consider.

If you’re looking to root your phone and get started with custom ROMs, the OnePlus 6T is a great device to start exploring. OnePlus makes it easy to unlock the bootloader  [Read More…]

New year, new leaks: OnePlus 7 shows up without a notch or hole punch

No notch, no punch, and no big bezels in sight begs the question: where the heck is the OnePlus 7’s front camera?

The OnePlus 6T has been out for three months and we’re three or four months from the release of the next OnePlus flagship, the OnePlus 7, and so it’s time to call a plumber: it’s leak season. There’s not a whole lot we know about what features the 7 will have — though we’ve made quite the  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T review

Over the years, OnePlus has released phone after phone with flagship-level specs and power at a fraction of the price you’d expect. The OnePlus 6T is the latest in the line, and naturally it comes packed with stellar performance, as well as a great camera and a new style of notch.

And even though prices for the latest model have crept up to $ 550, which is quite different from the super affordable price of the first OnePlus phone, the  [Read More…]

This may be our first look at the OnePlus 7

It could also be OnePlus’s 5G phone.

OnePlus had a big year in 2017, kicking out both the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. 2019 is shaping up to be even more impressive with us expecting at least three new phones from the company, and today, we may have our first look at one of them.

EXCLUSIVE! Here’s your first look at an upcoming OnePlus Device I don’t know much about. This image shows the device in prototype/designing  [Read More…]

Ten tips and tricks for the OnePlus 6T

The OnePlus 6T launched not so long ago, and while it’s the priciest OnePlus phone we’ve seen so far, it’s still comfortably cheaper than devices like the Pixel 3, Galaxy S9+ and LG V40.

If you’ve bought one recently, or plant to, let us walk you through some of the best software features you’re going to want to learn and use.

The OnePlus 6T ships with Android 9 Pie-based Oxygen OS out of the box. Oxygen OS is simply one  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro vs. OnePlus 6T: Which should you buy?

These are two of the best low-cost flagships out there, but only one can win.

OnePlus 6T

Pure speed

£499 at OnePlus

Pros Phenomenal performance Long battery life Latest Android software Clean, fast OxygenOS Cons No headphone jack Bad haptics Less-than-perfect in-screen fingerprint

OnePlus’s latest flagship is the culmination of years of progress for the nascent brand. It’s as fast or faster than most $ 1000 flagships, boasts as much RAM and storage as you  [Read More…]