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The Two Year Upgrade: OnePlus One

The One was the debut phone of oddly-named manufacturer, OnePlus. It was marketed as an affordable phone that rivals the specifications of the high-end smartphones released by top manufacturers – it even came with the tagline of “Flagship Killer.” Aside from its name, the other strange thing about the One was its sales model –

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) vs OnePlus 3T (Smartphone Showdown)

Released back in November, the OnePlus 3T represent an incremental update over the OnePlus 3. With a slightly better processor, selfie camera and chunkier battery, the OnePlus 3T proves to be quite an interesting middle-to-upper ranger smartphone. But the handset is going to see some competition from Samsung’s newly released Galaxy A (2017) line, especially

OnePlus’ first offline store in India lets customers experience its latest products

OnePlus wants you to experience its brand.

OnePlus has opened its first Experience Store in Bangalore, India, giving prospective customers the ability to experience its latest products, including smartphones, accessories, and lifestyle merchandise. While it won’t sell phones at the store — that’s still exclusive to Amazon India — customers will have a first-hand opportunity to try out the products before making a purchase online.

The retail space measures over 14,000 square feet, and  [Read More…]

OnePlus 3T + Nougat video review!

I have a confession to make: I’ve had the OnePlus 3T for the past month or so, since its launch in late November. But for most of that time I haven’t paid a whole lot of attention to it — instead my time has been dominated by Nougat phones like the Pixel and Mate 9. The 3T arrived running Marshmallow which just felt old and a sludgy after using the new version.

No more! Within hours of its end-of-year  [Read More…]

OnePlus recruits tech fan Emily Ratajkowski to explain Dash Charge

How does Dash Charge actually work?

On the previous episode of OnePlus Marketing Extravagance, the high-profile smartphone maker unboxed its latest device, the OnePlus 3T, in a fighter jet.

Now, the company is back with a very informative explainer video for its Dash Charge fast charging technology starring actress and model, Emily Ratajkowski.

In just over two minutes, Ratajkowski succinctly explains the advantages of lower-voltage fast charging, which is achieved by using a more robust cable and a  [Read More…]

With Nougat update, OnePlus 3T finally feels like a complete thought

OnePlus’s new flagship shines with Android 7.0 — a phone that’s almost as good as the Pixel for a whole lot less cash.

I have a confession to make: I’ve had a OnePlus 3T for the past month or so, but for most of that time it’s been collecting dust on my desk. The main reason for that has been software; I’ve been spoiled by phones like the Google Pixel and Huawei Mate 9, which have shipped  [Read More…]

OnePlus 3T Nougat beta now available, stable rollout for 3 and 3T begins ‘tonight’

“Gradual rollout” of stable Android 7.0 builds to commence from tonight, says co-founder

Update: We’ve updated this story with comments from Carl Pei, and news of the stable rollout coming later today.

OnePlus has stumbled over the finish line in its bid to update the OnePlus 3 and 3T to Android 7.0 Nougat in the promised end-of-year timeframe. A post on its forums today announces the first OxygenOS 4.0 (Android 7.0) beta build for the OnePlus  [Read More…]

Soft Gold OnePlus 3T will be up for sale on Amazon India from Jan. 5

The OnePlus 3T is coming soon in a golden hue.

The OnePlus 3T is currently available in a gunmetal color scheme on Amazon India, but if that isn’t to your liking, the company is all set to introduce the Soft Cold color option. The new color variant will be available exclusively on Amazon India starting January 5, and if you’re interested, you can now register to pick it up once it goes on sale.

The Soft  [Read More…]

OnePlus will start manufacturing the OnePlus 3T in India to meet growing demand

Local manufacturing will kick off early next quarter.

OnePlus has announced that it will manufacture phones locally in India, and today we’re hearing more about the company’s plans. In an interview with Reuters, OnePlus India general manager Vikas Agarwal revealed that local manufacturing for the OnePlus 3T will kick off early next quarter.

India is a huge market for OnePlus, with one-third of its global sales coming from the country. The OnePlus 3T went on sale  [Read More…]

This OnePlus 3T alternative sells at almost half the price, see how it compares

OnePlus is one of the better known Chinese smartphone makers which managed to break into the international market. The company has recently unveiled the OnePlus 3T handset, a ramped up version of its OnePlus 3 model which was released a few months prior. Well other Chinese manufacturers are trying to challenge OnePlus by offering phones