Tag Archive: OnePlus


OnePlus responds to Cyanogen’s exclusive partnership with Micromax

OnePlus has addressed its Indian users regarding the recent announcement that Cyanogen has made a deal with Indian handset manufacturer Micromax. The deal gives exclusive rights to Cyanogen’s software to Micromax in India, leaving out the OnePlus One, which is powered by Cyanogen. Naturally, OnePlus expressed disappointment in the deal.

Purchase the OnePlus One this Black Friday, no invite needed

The one smartphone that continues to be difficult for many to get their hands on is the OnePlus One, but for the next 72 hours the team behind the “flagship killer” is offering everyone the chance to place an order, no invite needed. Also, since it’s Black Friday, OnePlus is offering discounts on accessories too.

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OnePlus One launching in India on December 2, invites to be given out through contests

After Amazon India teased the imminent launch of the OnePlus One in the country over the weekend, we now have confirmation that the device will be available for purchase starting December 2. The OnePlus One will be available exclusively on Amazon, and will follow an invite-only system, at least initially. Users will be able to win invites by subscribing to the OnePlus newsletter and by taking part in contests hosted by OnePlus and Amazon.

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OnePlus One Indian launch imminent, Amazon gets exclusive rights

Earlier this year, OnePlus chairman Carl Pei announced that the vendor was looking to launch the OnePlus One in India in December, with country-specific invites available to consumers interested in buying the device. A teaser posted on Amazon India today indicates that the retailer will have exclusive rights to sell the handset in the country. While Amazon did not mention the device by name, the teaser corresponds to the Sandstone Black version of the OnePlus One.

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First unofficial Lollipop build shows up for Oneplus One

OnePlus One

So far several OEMs have surprised many by releasing Android Lollipop for their respective devices at a significantly faster rate than what we have come to expect. In particular Motorola released their build for the Moto X 2014 earlier than Google released the official build for the Nexus devices to the shock (and outrage) of many. LG, too, have surpassed expectations (albeit only in Poland  [Read More…]

Moving from the iPhone to OnePlus One? There’s a guide for that too

In light of Google releasing a handy switch guide for consumers jumping across to Android from iOS, OnePlus have published a small guide of their own to help get new customers started with their new CyanogenMod-powered smartphone. If you’re making the switch from iOS to the [OnePlus One[(/oneplus-one), this guide may answer the majority of your questions.

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The next OnePlus One one-hour pre-order window will start at 11 am ET on Nov. 17

After an error-filled and frustrating online experience a few weeks ago, OnePlus will once again allow anyone to pre-order their OnePlus One smartphone on November 17. As they did last time, the pre-orders will only be open for a one-hour period that will begin at 11 am Eastern time (8 am Pacific and 4 pm GMT).

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OnePlus One update rolling out with fixes for screen artifacts and Wi-Fi issues

Rocking the OnePlus One? Better start checking your device for an update, as OnePlus has started rolling out the CM11S 44S build. The update addresses issues relating to screen artifacts and Wi-Fi stability. There’s also a patch for the SSLv3 POODLE security issue.

OnePlus sets sights on 1 million sales of One

OnePlus One

As we’ve talked about before, the OnePlus One is a very interesting device. It provides flagship level specs for a mid-range phone price (starting at $ 299). On top of that, it’s the only smartphone with just Cyanogenmod running on it, providing all sorts of customization that runs even deeper than vanilla Android. OnePlus has even promised to have the newest version of Android  [Read More…]

OnePlus circles November 17 for next pre-order

OnePlus One

OnePlus has had a rough year as a start-up. Established late last year, they promised to provide a flagship-level phone for a low, mid-range price. This garnered a lot of attention, with many Android enthusiasts excited about the prospect of having a nice phone without having to pay an arm and a leg. Then, OnePlus announced their first phone, the One. A handsome device  [Read More…]