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OxygenOS Android Oreo Open Beta for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T Released!

OnePlus still has some hurdles to overcome with their software updates, but in recent months they have been making strives to improve their reputation in this matter, and provide swift or meaningful updates for their devices. With new features, open betas and security updates (for the most part), OnePlus have been showing they were serious...

Google Camera HDR+ Port Updated with RAW Support, HDR Customization, and Major Bug Fixes

Just over a month ago, we saw a Ukrainian developer known as B-S-G bring the Google Camera app with working HDR+ to many non-Google devices. A while after the initial release, the port was updated with support for Zero Shutter Lag (ZSL) as well as greater compatibility for the OnePlus 3/3T and other Snapdragon 820 devices....

OnePlus Releases OxygenOS 4.5 OTA For OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T

OnePlus has just announced the release of OxtgenOS 4.5 OTA for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. The new update brings in a number of new additions to the stable OxygenOS for these devices, as well as various system stability and battery improvements. Lift up Display, a feature previously limited to the OxygenOS beta channel has...

Cameras in Custom ROMs: How Developers Make Hardware Work without Source Code

With the release of Android Oreo and many devices such as the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, Google Nexus 5 and others unofficially receiving it, it's probably fair to wonder why the same features (mostly the camera) tend to be broken when developers port an Android Open Source Project (AOSP) based ROM. You’ve probably seen XDA...

OnePlus Brings its Launcher, Community, Weather and Gallery Apps to the Play Store

For a long time, OEMs have relied on pushing out OTA updates to bring new features of some pre-installed applications to their users. This allowed for those applications to continue receiving new features and bug fixes while still maintaining their system application status. However, a lot of them simply do not need to be installed...

OxygenOS Open Beta 24/15 Released For the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T

OnePlus has announced the release of OxygenOS Open Beta 24 and Open Beta 15 for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T, respectively. Unlike the last update, which was loaded with a plethora of new features and UX improvements, this has a comparatively smaller changelog. Speaking of the changes, the new update brings in "Soft" screen calibration...

Why OnePlus is Still Succeeding with Developers and Enthusiasts

We all know OnePlus to be a brand that began its journey through controversy. The OnePlus One remained in the limelight not only for its hardware and price tag, but also for all the claims and tactics employed by OnePlus to ensure that the device became one of the most talked about smartphones in enthusiast...

OnePlus 3 Closed Beta Group Receives Android Oreo

Fans of OnePlus may not be fans of the company's faults, especially when it comes to updates. The OnePlus 2 is considered the forgotten child of OnePlus, promised an update to Nougat but it was never received. The device only received one major upgrade, a pretty abysmal state to be in. According to the OnePlus...

OnePlus 3/3T Receive Android Oreo Ports via Unofficial LineageOS 15

The list of devices receiving an unofficial upgrade to Android Oreo is growing daily, and next up on our list to receive the awaited update are the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. These two devices are highly popular on our forums due to their price at launch and their friendliness to modifications, so it's no...

Change the Splash Screen of OnePlus Devices with SplashInjector

There are many ways to customize your device such as icon packs, third-party launchers, and themes. If you are rooted, you can also change the boot animation, which is the often colorful logo that appears before Android boots up. But there's also the splash screen, which is the very first thing that shows on your...

Latest OnePlus 3 Open Beta Included DCI-P3 Support (Not User-Facing)

OnePlus in the last few hours released OxygenOS Open Beta 23/14 for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. There were a number of UX related changes, updated security patches and some other minor optimisations which you can check out here. However, it appears there are some undocumented changes too, namely relating to DCI-P3. After speaking with...

OxygenOS Open Beta 23/14 for the OnePlus 3/3T Now Available With Many UX Improvements

OnePlus is starting September with a treat for its users by releasing a new OxygenOS Open Beta for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. There are a number of changes for both devices, as with every beta release. This update also updated the security patches to August. The rest are largely UX additions such as battery...