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OnePlus wants you to smash your phone for a OnePlus One

‘OnePlus Phone Smash’ begins April 25

As part of today’s today’s OnePlus One announcement, the manufacturer has unveiled a novel way for fans to get in on the ground floor. From this Friday, April 25, you’ll be able to head to oneplus.com/smash to and apply to destroy your current phone in exchange for the Cyanogen-powered beast. Just 100 will be selected to dispense with their old phone and and pay just $ 1 for a new  [Read More…]

OnePlus One finally official, sleek design and high end hardware

Slim, light, packed with specs and offering customized texture finishes

The folks at OnePlus have been building up hype around their first smartphone launch, and today the OnePlus One finally became official. Announced at an event in China, the Magnesium constructed One weighs just 162g, has a recessed bezel round the edges, what it says are “beautiful contours” and a ton of beefy hardware inside.

We’ve been teased over the past few weeks as to what  [Read More…]

OnePlus One design finally revealed, but not by the hype machine

If there’s one thing that’s driven us — and you — crazy about the OnePlus One, it’s been the overhyping process of slowly dribbling out specs, pricing, sale processes, and vague hints about how the smartphone will compare with current flagship devices. We tired so much of it that we opted to ignore the noise until something cut through that was truly interesting — and a series of marketing material renders fits that bill quite nicely.

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CyanogenMod 11S – OnePlus One UI showcased

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Carl Pei of OnePlus took to the official OnePlus forums to put a bit of clarity around all the OnePlus rumors that have been making the rounds around the Internet recently, and by doing so revealed some images of the device UI.

There has been a lot of speculation and excitement about the operating system of the OnePlus One. As you know, we’ve been working  [Read More…]

You’ll need an invite to purchase a OnePlus One at launch

Pick up your invite from contests, forums and friends who already bought the phone

In the true spirit of riding the hype train, OnePlus has announced that you’ll need an invite to buy its flagship OnePlus One phone when it launches. Taking to a forum post to explain, OnePlus says that an invite-only system — dubbed the “OnePlus Invite System” — is the best way to bridge the gap between supply and demand right at launch.

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OnePlus One camera samples leak out

Samples from the OnePlus One’s 13MP Sony Exmor-powered camera have reportedly leaked out. We have had the impression that the OnePlus One will deliver some high-quality cameraphone pictures, but this is the first chance anyone has had to take a peek at them — provided these are accurate and from the final revision.

While we don’t see anything spectacular from these samples, we do see what’s important. It certainly looks like the OnePlus One’s f/2.0 aperture  [Read More…]

More OnePlus One specs confirmed as we wait patiently for its arrival

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What’s potentially the most hyped phone so far this year, OnePlus has outed some more specs for the OnePlus One. If you recall, the One will be announced on April 23rd. Just in time for their weekly hint, OnePlus has outed some more specs.

It has been confirmed that the new phone will be toting a 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 processor and 3GB RAM. The Snapdragon  [Read More…]

First screen grabs of Cyanogenmod 11S leak for OnePlus One

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The leaks and teases for the upcoming OnePlus One smartphone continue today with a couple of screen grabs from the OS. Reported to be running Android 4.4.2-based Cyanogenmod 11S, the handset looks unlike the other versions of the custom OS experience. Perhaps that the rationale behind the little “S” at the end of the build.

What do we know from these very basic photos? Not  [Read More…]

OnePlus to finally unveil its CyanogenMod-powered smartphone next month

one_plus_boxToday in New York City, HTC is finally “officially” unwrapping its “All New One” for the world to see, but that isn’t stopping newcomer OnePlus from trying to steal some of the Taiwanese company’s thunder by announcing its own upcoming smartphone unveiling.

With all leaks and teases aside, the OnePlus One will be officially unveiled April 23.

“Thanks for everyone’s patience and support over the  [Read More…]

OnePlus settles on April 23 for its #neversettle smartphone

The OnePlus One has been trying to work the Android crowd into a frenzy with its promise of being a #neversettle device. Gradually more and more about the device has been revealed and now so has the actual date for the grand unveiling.

    

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