The past year has seen a bunch of new brand names pop up in the smartphone arena. While most incumbents like HTC, Sony seem to be having trouble making a profit in the increasingly aggressive smartphone business, there are a bunch of startups from mainland China that think they can do one better. Companies like Oppo, Xiaomi and now OnePlus are doing a David and … Continue reading OnePlus 2 The Flagship Killer From OnePlus
Right from the newly launched Google Pixel 2 phones to iPhone 8, all the shiny new flagships have abandoned the 3.5mm audio jack on their smartphones. Not many users are happy with the OEMs decision of leaving the universal audio jack on the devices and coming up with alternative audio connectivity like wireless earphones or USB Type-C headphones. OnePlus, today, posted an image on Facebook … Continue reading OnePlus Won’t Take Away The Ease Of 3.5mm Audio Jack On OnePlus 5T
OnePlus has just announced two new updates for three of their devices. Surprisingly, one of these updates is for the OnePlus 2 and the biggest thing to note here is that it has received a fix for the KRACK vulnerability that we previously reported on. The Open Beta for the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T also received a new update that focuses on bug … Continue reading New OnePlus 3/3T Open Beta Update, OnePlus 2 Receives Security Patch
Trying to predict what OnePlus will do next is something of an exercise in futility. After all, not one year since its first phone has been a mirror image of the previous one. The year after the OnePlus One saw the company launch a OnePlus X (small, cheap, glass phone) and the flagship OnePlus 2. In the following year we saw both the OnePlus 3, … Continue reading OnePlus 5T/6: What’s the story so far?
For one Saturday last month, OnePlus gave a few of its European customers a unique opportunity: If they had a beef with the company, they could take their complaint straight to the top. From its original OnePlus One in 2014, the Chinese company has built a reputation for making fantastic, affordable phones with premium parts. But in its early years, it also evoked the wrath … Continue reading OnePlus turns to customers to fix its identity crisis