Tag Archive: OnePlus


Moto Z3 Play vs. OnePlus 6: Which should you buy?

A battle of battery life and modularity versus … pretty much everything else.

If you’re shopping for a new phone in the range of about $ 500, there are two big contenders you might be considering — the Moto Z3 Play and the OnePlus 6. Both Motorola and OnePlus are well-established in this price tier, and each phone offers great value in vastly different ways.

Specifications

A lot of the time when comparing phones at similar price points,  [Read More…]

Spigen Rugged Armor Case for OnePlus 6 review: Solid protection on the cheap

This is one of the best ways to protect your OnePlus while staying on a budget.

The OnePlus 6 is OnePlus’s best-looking phone to-date, but those good looks do come at a cost. While the use of glass does make it more eye-catching compared to its predecessors, it also results in the phone being slippery and more prone to scratches and cracks.

OnePlus has some excellent first-party cases to choose from, but with prices ranging from $  [Read More…]

ASUS ZenFone 5Z review: A compelling alternative to the OnePlus 6

The ZenFone 5Z delivers incredible performance at less than half the cost of ‘true’ flagships.

After a strong initial showing with the ZenFone series, ASUS faded from relevance in the last few years owing to a combination of uninspiring designs and inability to match up to the likes of Xiaomi, OnePlus, and Honor. OnePlus, in particular, has come to dominate the affordable flagship space, with the OnePlus 6 now the benchmark that other $ 500 phones have  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6 Red hands-on: This is the one to get

This hot new color goes on sale July 10.

The OnePlus 6 is easily the best-looking phone OnePlus has released to-date, and while Mirror Black, Midnight Black, and Silk White are all fantastic colors, there’s one that’s been noticeably absent so far — the striking Lava Red from the OnePlus 5T.

Thankfully, that’s now changing as OnePlus has officially unveiled the OnePlus 6 Red.

As soon as you take it out of its box, the OnePlus 6  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6 review: The best value smartphone of 2018

OnePlus’ creed has always been to deliver smartphones packing the latest technology at an affordable price. When the OnePlus One came out in 2014, it quickly became a wild success.

It was a hard-edged phone with a backside covered in sandpaper. It offered high-end components and the freedom for nerds to tinker around with the phone’s software.

Four years later, the Chinese indie brand has unveiled the OnePlus 6, and it’s the company’s most mature phone to date. Yes, it  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6 in Red is announced, will go on sale on June 10

Over the weekend OnePlus officially announced a new color version for its current flagship, the OnePlus 6. The new variant is simply called Red and unlike the Lava Red OnePlus 5T, it won’t be restricted to just a few markets. On the contrary, the Red OnePlus 6 will be available in all markets where OnePlus usually sells its phones.

The OnePlus 6 launched in May in two black variants and proved to be a great success. A White model followed  [Read More…]

OnePlus commits to future software updates and possible carrier support

The OnePlus 6 has been available for a little while now, and is still super popular. The handset became the fastest-selling OnePlus device ever, and the train hasn’t stopped yet.

READ MORE: 6 Useful tricks to get the most from the OnePlus 6

However, OP has some tricks up its sleeve to help keep the customers coming back. The first of which comes in the software update department, while the other could mean carrier support for a future  [Read More…]

Best Accessories for OnePlus 6

Get more from your new phone, for less.

The OnePlus 6 is another great phone release for 2018 that did a good job of adopting some of the latest trends (that screen notch tho) while avoiding others (still got that 3.5 mm headphone jack).

With a new phone comes the need to stock up on some accessories. OnePlus does a fine job supporting its own devices with a wide range of accessories available from their store. We’ll  [Read More…]

6 useful tricks to help you get the most of your OnePlus 6

Just purchased a new and shiny OnePlus 6? Congratulations on your choice. Indeed, the latest OnePlus flagship is a tremendous smartphone coming with a beautiful display, much-improved camera and new glass body.

And, even if the new phone shares a lot of features with its predecessors, it still manages to squeeze in few new tricks. So, if you just picked up your OnePlus 6, here are some OxygenOS tricks you might want to try out on your brand new device.

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OnePlus 6 update to OxygenOS 5.1.7 now rolling out

OnePlus is now pushing out another update to its flagship OnePlus 6.

OxygenOS 5.1.7 is now rolling out to the OnePlus 6 over the air. This update fixes a schedule setting issue with Do Not Disturb mode and also updates the bootloader to improve system security.

It was recently discovered that a vulnerability with the OnePlus 6 would allow someone to bypass the phone’s bootloader protections and boot any modified image. This means that if someone had physical access to  [Read More…]