OnePlus Buds True Wireless Earbuds confirmed to launch in India on July 21

After teasers, OnePlus today confirmed that it will launch the OnePlus Buds, its first true wireless earbuds along with the OnePlus Nord in AR launch event on July 21st. “OnePlus Buds are designed to deliver high-quality audio playback and easy-to-use experience on the go, eliminating all wires for a truly freeing sound experience,” said the company. Continue reading “OnePlus Buds True Wireless Earbuds confirmed to launch in India on July 21”

OnePlus 8 Pro Review: The complete flagship

For OnePlus, the transition from ‘self-proclaimed’ killer flagship to full-fledged flagship has already been made, meaning, the company has become the very thing it initially aimed to dethrone. The OnePlus 8 Pro is a no-compromise device on papers equipped with IP68 certification, Wireless charging, 120Hz refresh rate, MEMC, and more, ready to compete in the big leagues with Galaxy S20 series and iPhone 11 series.

With Samsung S20 series priced higher, no information from the Asus and LG, in this segment, can OnePlus 8 Pro make use of this opportunity? At an asking price of around Rs. 55,000, does the latest outing from OnePlus justifies it? Continue reading “OnePlus 8 Pro Review: The complete flagship”

OnePlus Nord AR launch event set for July 21, India pre-orders begin July 15

OnePlus just confirmed the launch of Nord smartphone on July 21 in world’s first AR smartphone launch event. The company launched the OnePlus 2 in a VR launch event five years back. Since it leverages AR technology, users can experience the product from the safety of their homes, said the company. Continue reading “OnePlus Nord AR launch event set for July 21, India pre-orders begin July 15”

OnePlus TV Q series and new OnePlus TV 55U1 update brings Data Saver Plus, Kids Mode, Connect app for iOS and more

OnePlus has started rolling out new OTA update for its new OnePlus TV 55U1 and its Q Series TVs that brings Data Saver Plus, Kids Mode, Connect app for iOS devices that can be downloaded from the App Store. These were announced at the new OnePlus Y and U series launch last week. Continue reading “OnePlus TV Q series and new OnePlus TV 55U1 update brings Data Saver Plus, Kids Mode, Connect app for iOS and more”

OnePlus Nord new ‘affordable’ smartphone with Snapdragon 765G 5G confirmed ahead of India launch [Update: Official teaser image]

Update: July 4, 2020 – OnePlus has confirmed Snapdragon 765G 5G SoC for the phone has rumoured earlier. Continue reading “OnePlus Nord new ‘affordable’ smartphone with Snapdragon 765G 5G confirmed ahead of India launch [Update: Official teaser image]”

OnePlus TV U Series 32-inch HD, 43-inch Full HD and U Series 55-inch 4K Android TVs launched in India starting at Rs. 12999

OnePlus just launched its new OnePlus Y1 and U1 series of TV in India, as it had announced. There are three models — OnePlus TV Y1 32-inch HD and 43-inch Full HD and the OnePlus TV U1 55-inch 4K TV model. These feature 93% DCI-P2 Color Gamut and gamma engine, which the company calls OnePlus Cinematic Display. These run Android TV 9.0 with built-in Chromecast, Google Play and Google Assistant.

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New OnePlus TV series launching in India on July 2: All you need to know

After rocking the premium smartphone segment, OnePlus entered into Smart TV space with its OnePlus Q1 series in the Indian market. Nonetheless, the Q1 series ticked most of the box for the right reason be it display, audio quality, performance, and much more.  Continue reading “New OnePlus TV series launching in India on July 2: All you need to know”

New OnePlus TV series pre-bookings get 2-year extended warranty on Amazon India ahead of launch on July 2

OnePlus already confirmed that it will launch new, affordable OnePlus TV series in India on July 2nd. It also said that the starting price of the TV will be less than Rs. 20,000. Today it has started pre-booking for the TV at Rs. 1000, and those who pre-book the TVs will get 2-year extended warranty worth up to Rs. 3,000 and the customers get pre-booking amount Rs. 1000 as cashback on purchase of the OnePlus TV. Continue reading “New OnePlus TV series pre-bookings get 2-year extended warranty on Amazon India ahead of launch on July 2”

OnePlus teases new ‘affordable’ smartphone series; OnePlus Z expected soon

After rumors OnePlus has started teasing its new, more affordable smartphone product line. The company’s CEO Pete Lau said that it will be a really solid smartphone that meets people’s everyday needs, and for a more accessible price. Continue reading “OnePlus teases new ‘affordable’ smartphone series; OnePlus Z expected soon”

OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z Review: Budget Battery Monster

The earphones market is growing at a tremendous pace in India and consumers now have a wider choice than before to choose from a plethora of products from different brands. Although wired earphones are still popular among consumers, the transition to Bluetooth earphones and true wireless earphones is happening swiftly as well, thanks to the convenience and of course, smartphone manufacturers (not all) removing the most liked 3.5mm audio jack.

On similar lines, OnePlus which started off as a smartphone brand launched a new audio product alongside the OnePlus 8 Series recently – The OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z, a toned-down version of the Bullets Wireless 2 and at a lower price point. We have been using it for quite some time and in this OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z Review, let us find out if it is worth your money or not. Continue reading “OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z Review: Budget Battery Monster”

OnePlus 8 Review: Déjà vu

Known for launching killer flagships, the OnePlus 8 series smartphones raised quite a few eyebrows! Initially, OnePlus positioned itself as the go-to player in the value flagship segment, but now, they are foraying into the true flagship segment competing against Samsung and of course their ideology too.

While the expensive device from OnePlus – 8 Pro doesn’t compromise on any features, the OnePlus 8 lacks some capabilities, but it still aims to offer one of the best Android experiences. Are those trade-offs worth the asking price? Should I buy OnePlus 7T instead? What’s the difference between OnePlus 7T and 8? Below, we have mentioned the reason on why you should and should not buy OnePlus 8. Continue reading “OnePlus 8 Review: Déjà vu”

OnePlus 8T might come with 65W Super Warp Charging support

OnePlus introduced Warp Charger 30 fast charging technology with OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition back in 2018. At that time the company said that it will offer a day’s power (50% charge) in just 20 minutes and 100% charge in an hour. Later it introduced the Warp Charge 30T with the 7T series, which is also being used in the OnePlus 8 series. Recently TÜV Rheinland certification listing revealed 65W fast charging for OnePlus smartphone. Now the Engineering Mode app in OnePlus 8 series Android 11 beta has revealed that it will include 65W Super Wrap Charger. Continue reading “OnePlus 8T might come with 65W Super Warp Charging support”

OnePlus 8 Pro Unboxing and First Impressions

The most expensive device from OnePlus’ stable – OnePlus 8 Pro is here! With this device, the company is joining the big leagues with the likes of Apple and Samsung, shedding its ‘flagship killer’ tag. While its previous flagships like OnePlus 7/7T Pro had few compromises, the OnePlus 8 Pro is not pulling any punches this time. Here is our first impressions of the phone, and also check out our unboxing video from our FoneArena Tamil channel. Continue reading “OnePlus 8 Pro Unboxing and First Impressions”

OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro Android 11 Beta (Developer Preview) released

Google released the Android 11 Beta 1 earlier this week and as usual, Pixel devices are the first one to get the update followed by other OEMs later. Shortly after the release, OPPO, Xiaomi, POCO and realme confirmed the Android 11 Beta 1 update. But now, OnePlus has gone ahead and released the update for the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro smartphones. Continue reading “OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro Android 11 Beta (Developer Preview) released”

OnePlus 8 Pro 5G will go on sale in India from June 15

After a slight delay, OnePlus today confirmed that the OnePlus 8 Pro 5G will finally go on sale in India in limited numbers starting from June 15th at 12PM on Amazon.in and oneplus.in along with the OnePlus 8 5G, which will also be available on Amazon.in and oneplus.in. The company said that it is aiming to start a consistent supply of OnePlus 8 Series 5G stock soon. Until then, it will continue with limited sales twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays. Continue reading “OnePlus 8 Pro 5G will go on sale in India from June 15”