ONEPLUS 3 Posts on XDA

Flashable Package to get Stock OxygenOS Audio Files on OnePlus 3/3T running Custom ROMs

For those of you running a custom ROM on the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T but prefer listening to the stock System UI audio from Oxygen OS, then we have a solution for you. XDA Senior Member DragonSlayer240 has created a flashable zip file that replaces the audio files of custom ROMs on the OnePlus 3/3T with those files...

How to play Return to Castle Wolfenstein, Doom 3, and Quake 3 (with Arena) on your Android device

Gaming on Android phones has steadily evolved into its own scene of beautifully designed and immersive games. However, sometimes you may want to relive some of the classics on your PC. Three such classic FPS games for the PC are Return to Castle Wolfenstein, Doom 3, and Quake 3. If you legally own the games on...

OnePlus Releases Open Beta 16 for the OnePlus 3 & Open Beta 7 for the OnePlus 3T

OnePlus is ready to get their latest updates of their Open Beta software into the hands of those who own the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T. So if you have the OnePlus 3, then you have access to Open Beta v16, while OnePlus 3T owners will be able to install Open Beta v7. Both...

New Security Research Reveals All OnePlus Devices are Vulnerable to Downgrade Attacks

Back on January 26, 2017, Aleph Research notified OnePlus about four different vulnerabilities that they felt needed to be patched. Two of these have been marked as critical (CVE-2017-5948 & CVE-2017-8850) while the other two had their severity marked as high (CVE-2017-8851 & CVE-2016-10370). The team reported these to OnePlus in a responsible manner and with that came a 90-day...

New OxygenOS Open Betas bring Dialer Swipe Gestures, Action Bar for Messages and Settings, and more

Another month, another open beta release: OnePlus has just released a new Open Beta for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. This Open Beta is labeled as Open Beta 15 for the OnePlus 3, and Open Beta 6 for the OnePlus 3T, although the change log for both devices is the same. The download links are different,...

What Can or Should OnePlus Improve For Their Next Device?

The OnePlus 3T is the most popular device on the XDA forums at the moment and for good reason -- with exceptional dev support and impressive specs the device meets many of our needs/wants but it is still far from perfect. Join us as we look at some of the features we feel OnePlus should...

Opinion: After Many Updates and Growing Pains, OxygenOS is Now a Class-Leading OEM ROM

OxygenOS has been OnePlus's default and primary ROM for almost two years now, first released for the OnePlus One as a flashable zip for users to break away from the increasingly-unsupported but excellent CyanogenMod S ROMs their phone originally shipped with. This software offering took center-stage with the OnePlus 2 back in 2015, a year full...

Access Your OnePlus/OPPO Device’s “Hidden” Hardware Diagnostic Tests

Long before a phone arrives in your hands, it goes (or should go) through a wide range of hardware diagnostic tests designed to check for any potential faults before it is packaged and shipped out. As Mishaal mentioned in a previous article looking at accessing these tests on Huawei devices, if you are buying a used...

Nav Bar Customization was Hidden in Stock Nougat All Along…and it never needed Root

Show of hands here: how many of you are actually running the first Android O Developer Preview? Not only is the Developer Preview only available to a handful of Google devices, but it's really not suitable as a daily driver. Of course, it was never intended to be used by the average user, but rather as...

I/O Bug on OxygenOS 4 is Causing Deleted Files to Still Take up Space

You've just finished flashing a ROM update from our forums and want to clean up the installation files to save storage space. You open up MiXplorer by XDA Recognized Developer HootanParsa and navigate to where you saved the ROM files. You then delete the files to reclaim some storage space - or so you thought. Apparently, there's...

Sultanxda’s Unofficial LineageOS For OnePlus 3/3T Updated to Android 7.1 Nougat

Sultanxda is no stranger here on XDA-Developers and our forums. He is best known for his unofficial LineageOS (previously CyanogenMod) builds for OnePlus devices which incorporate his custom fixes and improvements, with a focus on the camera prowess of the device. On the OnePlus 3 and 3T, Sultanxda's ROM was available on Android 6.0 Marshmallow base...

Making The Most of Your OnePlus 3/3T’s Display

AMOLED displays are well renowned across the industry for their deep inky blacks and battery saving benefits. Many users set up their devices to specifically take advantage of these displays, but what can you really do apart from changing the system UI to black mode via the phone's display settings? Here are just a few of...