OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update fixes blueborne vulnerability, brings new boot animation and more

OnePlus has started rolling out new OxygenOS open betas (Beta 15 for OnePlus 3T and Beta 24 for OnePlus 3) for the 3 and 3T phones that brings several new features including soft screen calibration, New boot animation and also patches blueborne vulnerability. This is independent of the Android security patch so some blueborne vulnerability scanners may not recognize our independent patch, says the company. Check out the complete changelog below. Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update fixes blueborne vulnerability, brings new boot animation and more”

OnePlus 5 will be available at select Croma stores starting September 19

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OnePlus is expanding its offline presence in India. The Chinese smartphone maker has teamed up with Croma stores to increase the retail availability of its flagship OnePlus 5. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 will be available at select Croma stores starting September 19”

OnePlus beats Apple and Samsung to emerge as most trusted phone brand in India : CMR

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OnePlus has emerged as the most trusted phone brand in India. According to the latest survey by CyberMedia Research (CMR), OnePlus has achieved the highest customer satisfaction rating of all time, as 100% of OnePlus buyers are satisfied with the brand.
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OnePlus 3 Android 8.0 Oreo closed beta testing begins, public beta for 3, 3T and 5 expected by September-end

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OnePlus has finally started testing Android 8.0 (Oreo) for its OnePlus 3 smartphone, according to Android Police. OnePlus founder and CEO, Pete Lau already confirmed that the OnePlus 3 and 3T will get Android Oreo update later this year and recently the company’s Head of Product said that Android O will be the last Android version update the phones will get.

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OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update brings new features and improvements

OnePlus has started rolling out new OxygenOS open betas (Beta 14 for OnePlus 3T and Beta 23 for OnePlus 3) for the 3 and 3T phones that brings several new features including OnePlus watermark in camera, battery percentage in lift up display, improved Parallel apps, new E-warranty card, new Alarm calendar, improved location accuracy and several improvements and bug fixes. Check out the complete changelog below. Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update brings new features and improvements”

OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 4.5.10 update brings camera improvements, bug fixes and more

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OnePlus has rolled out OxygenOS 4.5.10 update for the OnePlus 5 that brings improvements to camera in terms of stability, reduction in photo noise and improvements in texture as well as reduction in video noise in 60fps videos. It also brings improvements in launcher, improves Jio call functionality and several bug fixes. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 4.5.10 update brings camera improvements, bug fixes and more”

OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS 4.1.7 update brings touch latency improvements and bug fixes

Back in June OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 4.1.5, which was quickly withdrawn and the OxygenOS 4.1.6 update was released. Now OnePlus has started rolling out OxygenOS 4.1.7 update for the 3 and 3T that brings improvements, including enhanced system fluidity and battery optimizations.  OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei event tweeted that that update brings touch latency improvements. Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS 4.1.7 update brings touch latency improvements and bug fixes”

OnePlus 5 Slate Gray 8GB RAM, 128GB storage version launched in India for Rs. 37999

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OnePlus launched the OnePlus 5 smartphone in India back in June in Slate Gray 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version and Midnight Black 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version. Earlier this month it launched the Soft Gold Limited Edition version of the  smartphone in India with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. Today it has launched the Slate Gray 8GB RAM with 128GB version in the country exclusively on Amazon.in priced at Rs. 37,999, same as the Midnight Black version. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 Slate Gray 8GB RAM, 128GB storage version launched in India for Rs. 37999”

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

OnePlus founder and CEO, Pete Lau already confirmed that the OnePlus 3 and 3T will get Android O update. OnePlus recently posted an interview with its Head of Product, Oliver on its to clear doubts about software updates for the phones. Continue reading “Android O will be the last major update for OnePlus 3 and 3T”

OnePlus 5 Soft Gold Limited Edition smartphone launched, available in India starting August 9

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OnePlus just introduced the Soft Gold Limited Edition OnePlus 5 smartphone, as expected. It uses advanced sandblasting process, so the finish of the Soft Gold OnePlus 5 is 30% finer than that of previous OnePlus Soft Gold devices, said the company. It is priced at Rs. 32,999, same as the Slate Gray 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version and will be available from Amazon.in and oneplusstore.in starting August 9th at 12:00 AM. OnePlus said that the phone. In other countries it will be available from August 7 at noon EDT / 9:00 AM PDT / 5:00 PM BST / 6:00 PM CEST from oneplus.net. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 Soft Gold Limited Edition smartphone launched, available in India starting August 9”

OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update brings parallel apps feature, bug fixes and optimizations

OnePlus has started rolling out new OxygenOS open betas (Beta 12 for OnePlus 3T and Beta 21 for OnePlus 3) for the 3 and 3T phones that brings several new features including new parallel apps feature that lets you run a parallel version of the same app using a separate account. This feature is available in several ROMs. It also brings updates to apps, optimization and bug fixes. Check out the complete changelog below. Continue reading “OnePlus 3 and 3T OxygenOS beta update brings parallel apps feature, bug fixes and optimizations”

OnePlus teases new OnePlus 5 is coming to Amazon India, Mint Gold version expected on August 7

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OnePlus recently teased a new color variant of the OnePlus 5 smartphone in China. Even OnePlus global teased something new is coming on August 7th along with caption Power in Elegance. Today OnePlus India has released a teaser similar to one in China that has a link to Amazon.in site that mentions gold in the header image URL so we will likely see the Mint Gold version of the phone next week. Continue reading “OnePlus teases new OnePlus 5 is coming to Amazon India, Mint Gold version expected on August 7”

OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 4.5.7 update brings new font, EIS for 4K video recording and more

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OnePlus 5 got OxygenOS 4.5.6 hotfix update to fix and issue of reboot caused when dialing emergency numbers. Now it has rolled out OxygenOS 4.5.7 update that brings several new features, including a new OnePlus Slate font, finally brings EIS for 4K video recording, since it was only available for 1080p videos, Wi-Fi connectivity and battery standby improvements and several bug fixes. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 4.5.7 update brings new font, EIS for 4K video recording and more”

OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 4.5.6 update rolling out to fix reboot caused when dialing emergency numbers

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Earlier this week few OnePlus 5 users started report a bug that make the device reboot immediately after dialing emergency numbers ‘911’ (US) or ‘999’ (UK). As the company already had promised, it has released a new OxygenOS 4.5.6 hotfix update to fix the issue. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 4.5.6 update rolling out to fix reboot caused when dialing emergency numbers”

OnePlus 5 bug is not allowing some users to make emergency calls [Update]

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Update – July 20: OnePlus has released a statement saying that it will be rolling out the software update soon to fix the issue.

We have been in touch with the customer and have tested a software update that has resolved the issue. We will be rolling out the software update shortly.

A new OnePlus 5 bug is not allowing some users to call emergency services in the U.S. and UK, according to post on Reddit. Few OnePlus 5 users are complaining that their phones are rebooting immediately after dialing ‘911’ (US) or ‘999’ (UK).
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