Tag Archive: Pros


OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera will soon be temporarily disabled

The company will tweak how the sensor works before re-enabling it.

What you need to know OnePlus will disable the OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera with an upcoming update. It was recently discovered that the color filter camera is capable of seeing through plastic and certain types of cloth. OnePlus says the camera will be re-enabled in the future after it fixes the “x-ray” problem.

Earlier this month, a few OnePlus 8 Pro users on Reddit  [Read More…]

OnePlus 8 Pro’s green tint issue will soon be fixed with an OTA update

OnePlus recommends disabling DC dimming to “fix” the green tint.

Updated 5:20 PM ET: Since publishing this story, OnePlus has reached out with the following response — “OnePlus values user feedback and is committed to delivering the best smartphone experience. Our team is currently investigating these reports to identify the best solutions for our users, and we will issue updates as soon as they are ready. Regarding the green tint, we are working to resolve this in  [Read More…]

Learn Excel from these pros for under $50

Everyone knows about Microsoft Excel, but only few take the time to learn the ins-and-outs of the popular spreadsheet program. Even fewer realize that being proficient in Excel can lead to a sizable increase in both productivity and salary. According to a report by Burning Glass Technologies, workers who have basic digital skills (such as Microsoft Word and Excel) tend to make 13% more than their digitally unskilled counterparts.

Luckily, the experts are here to help, and if ever  [Read More…]

Pros and cons for the Amazon Echo Show 5

A tremendous little smart display at a reasonable price

People are pretty polarized when it comes to bringing smart home assistant devices like the Echo Show 5 into their homes. If you’re considering replacing an older Amazon Echo model, or if you’re trying to decide if you want to bring a smart home assistant into your home for the first time you’ll want to know if buying the most recent version is worth the price. We’ve gathered  [Read More…]

How are you liking the OnePlus 7 Pro’s camera?

OnePlus’s best camera system yet still has some room to grow.

The OnePlus 7 Pro is a welcome successor over the OnePlus 6T in a lot of ways — one of which being its camera package. This is the first OnePlus phone to ship with three rear cameras, including a main, telephoto, and ultra-wide sensor.

OnePlus has been hard at work issuing software updates to ensure the 7 Pro takes the best possible images, and looking through  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7 Pro’s new features are headed to the OnePlus 5, 5T, 6, and 6T

The OnePlus 5 and 5T are also scheduled to get Android Q Developer Preview.

What you need to know Fnatic Mode, Zen Mode, RAM Boost, Screen Recorder and more are headed to the older OnePlus phones. Android Q Developer Preview will be coming to the OnePlus 5 and 5T in the future. There are no ETAs on when the features will be added.

The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro were launched just a week ago and  [Read More…]

Turns out the OnePlus 7 Pro’s telephoto lens can’t deliver 3x optical zoom

The telephoto lens on the OnePlus 7 Pro only goes up to 2.2x optical zoom.

What you need to know The OnePlus 7 Pro’s optical zoom is closer to 2.2x and not 3x. The telephoto lens is cropping 13MP photos down to 8MP to get to 3x zoom. Unlike the OnePlus 5, this isn’t digital zoom — you’re basically losing out on focal length.

One of the marquee features on the OnePlus 7 Pro is the camera  [Read More…]

These are the OnePlus 7 Pro’s specs

Here’s what’s at the heart of OnePlus’s latest flagship.

The OnePlus 7 Pro is here. It’s big, powerful, and chock-full of the latest and greatest tech OnePlus could get its hands on.

OnePlus phones have always offered bleeding edge specs for less than what the competition is asking, and despite another price hike, that’s exactly what the OnePlus 7 Pro does.

From the display, processor, dimensions, and everything else in between, here are all of the specs  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7 Pro’s QHD+ display is certified for HDR10+

You’ll be able to stream HDR10 content from Netflix and YouTube on the OnePlus 7 Pro.

With the OnePlus 7 Pro launching just over a week from now, the company is starting to reveal more information about the flagship. We already know that the phone will have a QHD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate, and OnePlus has detailed that the screen is certified for HDR10+. Calling it a “display of the future,” the OnePlus 7 Pro  [Read More…]

Learn music production from Ableton pros for only $29

With the popularity of YouTube, everyone’s an artist nowadays, but you’ll quickly notice (after the hundredth cover of some Bruno Mars song) that few “artists” know much about production. And, believe it or not, there’s still a market for qualified producers, especially as more and more people independently record and release their own music. The key to producer greatness, however, involves learning from the best — from beginners’ stuff to the advanced.

With a Lifetime membership to Noiselab,  [Read More…]