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OnePlus Customer Service in 2016: How My Faulty Unit was Handled

Despite telling myself I wouldn’t do so, I bought a OnePlus 3 on launch day. For the first time ever with OnePlus, ordering was incredibly easy with no invites or hoops to jump through. In a little over a week I had my new OnePlus 3. Thus far, I share Mario’s positive thoughts on the...

OxygenOS v3.2.2 Update Brings Host of Improvements to the OnePlus 3

The OnePlus 3 is amongst the very best that one can purchase right now -- an affordable flagship that does kill several other flagships at twice its price point, what more could you want? Well, there's always scope for improvements, and software is an area where the improvements can come in. The latest update to...

Why I Chose the OnePlus 3 as my Daily Driver: A Nexus 6P Lover’s Excuse

After writing the final word of my extensive OnePlus 3 review, I was met with the same choice I find myself debating after every XDA review. Do I want to keep daily driving this device, or do I want to go back to my older phone? Many times this has meant putting my self-bought unit on Swappa,...

Post Brexit Blues — OnePlus Confirm UK Price Hike

Also affected was OnePlus, having increased prices in Europe last year after fluctuations in the Euro the company has now followed up on their recent warnings and has confirmed that for the time being, the price of the OnePlus 3 will increase by £20 ($26 by current exchange rates) however, there has been no change to the...

OnePlus Warn About Price Increases, Says Brexit is to Blame

Taking to their forums earlier today, OnePlus has warned that due to the uncertain nature of the GBP that prices may be increased to ensure they maintain their margins. Recommending that people considering purchasing a device did so sooner rather than later as they will only be providing "several days" notice in the event that the...

OnePlus 3 Reviewers’ OTA Impressions: Better RAM Management and More Accurate Calibration is Just What the Doctor Ordered

OnePlus has rolled out a 3.1.4 Oxygen OS update to the OnePlus 3 in order to address a few of the issues that early reviewers pointed out. The update, however, is only available for reviewer units at the moment. We’ve received this 12MB patch on our OnePlus 3 for review, flashed it, and tested it for...

Dash Charge Speed Analysis: Even with Heavy Usage, Your Phone Will Charge Rapidly and Stay Cool

Faster charging has becoming a common specification for OEMs to gloat over, pushing forward their own standards and implementations to top you up in no time. Nowadays, when a phone doesn’t charge fast, it sticks out like a sore thumb. The OnePlus 2 was one of such cases, with a horrifically slow (relatively speaking) charging in time...

OnePlus 3 (Reviewer) OTA Brings sRGB Mode and RAM Adjustments

The OnePlus 3 is a good phone, and there are just a few roadblocks in its way from becoming a great one. The phone is amongst the few in the mainstream to sport a humongous 6GB of RAM, but the software side of things leaves a vast part of this 6GB underutilized. OnePlus reasoned that this...

How to “Fix” the OnePlus 3’s Memory Management and Reclaim your Extra RAM

The OnePlus 3 has been criticized lately for suffering similar memory management issues as last year's Galaxy phones, an issue that deferred many users from purchasing these devices. Luckily, we now know more about the issue with the OnePlus 3, and how to fix them. First of all, a few things must be made clear: the memory...

OnePlus 3 First Impressions: A Contender for the OnePlus One’s Legacy

The OnePlus 3 is looking to take back the flagship killer title after last year’s overconfident OnePlus 2. With an all-metal design and refined specs, OnePlus once again challenged flagships asking for twice as much. I’ve only spent 24 hours with the OnePlus 3, but I feel like I can already at least begin assessing whether...

OnePlus Launches the OnePlus 3: SD 820, 6GB RAM For $399

After what has been a fun hype train full of leaks, including the ones where newspaper ads came in from the future, we finally have the OnePlus 3, in all of it official glory. Device Name: OnePlus 3 Release Date/Price Available Now, U$D 399 Android Version 6.0.1 (Oxygen OS ROM) Display 5.5 inch 1080p AMOLED (401p ppi) Chipset Snapdragon 820, Quad Core 2x 2.2GHz 2x...

OnePlus 3 to Come With NFC; Leaked Screenshot Shows N Preview Build

OnePlus managed to garner a lot of attention with their first device, and the stakes and hype were raised even higher for their next. But the OnePlus 2 failed to attract as much praise as its predecessor. There were a few things wrong with the OnePlus 2. The device was not built up on the hype...