Tag Archives: OnePlus

Android O will be the last major update to hit the OnePlus 3 and 3T

OnePlus’ track record with software support for its devices has been decent for some products, and very bad for others (remember the OnePlus 2 and OnePlus X?). And with the release of the OnePlus 5 it’s understandable that owners of last year’s flagships, the OnePlus 3 and 3T, have gotten a bit antsy not knowing exactly what to expect from this point forward. So today the Chinese company’s ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 May Have a Bug That Could Prevent You From Making an Emergency Call

HIGHLIGHTS OnePlus 5 is said to reboot when users dial 911 It remains unclear what’s causing the issue This isn’t the first time OnePlus 5 has run into an issue If some users’ complaints are to believed, the newly launched OnePlus smartphone may have a bug that reboots the phone when an emergency number is dialled. The issue was first discovered by ... Read More »

The OnePlus 5 scores 87 on DxOMark

OnePlus had been really boasting about the dual-camera featured on the OnePlus 5, even weeks before the phone’s launch. It gave many fans some really high expectations, so some were upset by the camera as far as saying that it wasn’t worth the hype it got. Some notable mentions of the OnePlus 5’s camera are its excellent outdoor shots with “outstanding color and ... Read More »

OnePlus 2 Now Receiving OxygenOS 3.5.9 Update With 4G VoLTE Fix

HIGHLIGHTS OnePlus 2 users start receiving OxygenOS 3.5.9 This update fixes the 4G VoLTE reception issue OnePlus 2 users won’t get the Android 7.0 Nougat update Alongside the OnePlus 5 OxgenOS 4.5.5 update, OnePlus has also rolled out an update for OnePlus 2users as well. Before you rejoice thinking it’s an out-of-the-blue Android 7.0 update, this one brings the much waited 4G VoLTE ... Read More »

OnePlus 6 with rear fingerprint scanner will cost more than $800

As you know, the company said in the session that OnePlus 5 along with OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3 will get Android O by the end of this year. Other than talking about older and current models, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has also revealed some information about its upcoming flagship. Apparently, OnePlus is planning to move the fingerprint scanner on ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 receives OxygenOS 4.5.3 update; second OTA update in a week

The recent update is the Oxygen 4.5.3 available for download via OnePlus forums brings many optimizations and bug fixes. The update resolves the issues related to expanded screenshot display and occasional Wi-Fi drop. It also fixes the Google Translate issue that exists. There are optimizations brought in to the system stability and camera effects and stability. The auto-brightness adjustment effect also ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 review: This mid-range Android phone is speedy inside, but stale outside

There are certain things you can usually count on in a OnePlus phone: great performance, an awesome price, and a touch of originality. But with the OnePlus 5, you’re only getting the first two parts of the three-part equation. The OnePlus 5 is packed with the latest components on the inside, but its display is nothing special. It’s still a ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 sales go live on the official site

Some of you got their OnePlus 5 early thanks to the special code shown during the event, others bought theirs in person, now the floodgates are open – everyone can grab one from OnePlus.net. You’ve seen our review and our thoughts, you’re voting at the polls. Below is a reminder of the prices. You should have all the info to ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 gets its first update, includes bug fixes and optimizations

Less than a week after it went official, the OnePlus 5 has started getting its first update. Arriving as OxygenOS 4.5.2, the new firmware brings a few bug fixes and optimizations. Issues related to app installation and system update have been fixed. As for optimizations, those changes are related to Bluetooth, network, and system stability, as well as camera and ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 caught cheating on multi-core benchmarks

Here we go again… again. The OnePlus 5 was caught cheating on benchmarks in order to achieve its chart-topping performance. A detailed investigation by XDA-Developers discovered the mechanism of the cheat. Hit the source link for the full details, here’s the TL;DR version. When a benchmark is detected, the 5 locks the “little” cluster of its Snapdragon 835 chipset at ... Read More »