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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...

OnePlus 3 VR Launch Coming, OnePlus giving out Free “Loop VR” Headset

Last year we saw the first VR launch event with the OnePlus 2, a polarizing device that succeeded the extremely well-received OnePlus One. With the OnePlus 3, the company is trying to re-live the success of their breakthrough device, and they are once again offering a VR launch for us to "Get in The Loop". This...

OnePlus 3 Press Renders Leaked; Matches with Leaked Images

We reported about the series of leaked images for the OnePlus 3, offering us some clear views of the device but still putting up a few question marks due to the unfinished nature of the device. And now, we have press renders of the OnePlus 3, courtesy of tipster Evan Blass of the @evleaks handle. The press...

OnePlus 3 Images Pop up Online; Point to a Shift in Design Language

lot of leaks and images for the upcoming OnePlus 3 have been popping up, but we've generally avoided them for a few reasons. For one, some of the images did not offer a clear view of the device or any distinguishing part of the device. Next, there was a lack of credibility behind these leaks as they...

OnePlus 3 Rumored to Come in Two Versions, Base Version to Cost CNY 1999 ($310)

After the OnePlus One, the OnePlus 2 and the OnePlus X, a lot of Android enthusiasts are looking forward to see the next device to come out of the OnePlus stable. Even if the recent devices were not the best in light of the heightened competition in the market, they still offered a value package...

It’s Settled: The OnePlus One has Stood the Test of Time

Back in April 2014, a Chinese startup, one which was never heard of before, claimed that it could shake the smartphone market. And looking back at it 2 years later, they did leave a major impact. This startup was none other than OnePlus, and their impact came in the form of the OnePlus One -- an oddly-named...