ONEPLUS 5 Posts on XDA

OnePlus 5 Focusing on Camera Quality, What Would You Like to See?

As most of you are likely aware, we are deep into leak season for the upcoming OnePlus 5, with many rumors, renders, and Blurry Cam™ photos of the device floating around. OnePlus has already begun their own social media campaign of teasers and calculated reveals, intriguingly posting a photo today that hints of a slimmer device...

After the OnePlus 2 Update Trainwreck, Software Support is Paramount to OnePlus’ Success

In 2014 when OnePlus burst onto the smartphone market scene, it was a much different landscape than it is today. There were just two main tiers of phones for potential buyers: the flagship and the budget device. OnePlus introduced us to a new tier, the mid-range flagship, or so-called “affordable flagship”. They offered a device...

OnePlus Teases the OnePlus 5 with a Camera Sample

We're closing in on the OnePlus 5 release, and the marketing machinery from OnePlus is getting stronger. Generating excitement for the new phone is hard work, so OnePlus is making sure it does its part before the phone gets the chance to speak for itself. Today, the company teased a camera sample from the upcoming flagship. https://twitter.com/oneplus/status/869206727694196737 The...

OnePlus Starts A Referral Program, Offers Cheaper Accessories

Just yesterday we informed you about OnePlus selling the remaining stock of the OnePlus 3T, effectively discontinuing the device. The recent moves by OnePlus may suggest that the anticipated premiere of the OnePlus 5 is coming very soon. To complement that, the company is starting a referral program for its users, bringing some goodies to...

OnePlus Talks About Performance on the Upcoming OnePlus 5

Android OEMs rarely speak about their phones before the device launches officially, instead choosing to rely on cryptic marketing and advertisements to generate and maintain excitement for the unannounced product. So it is always a surprise to have an OEM violate this convention of remaining tight-lipped about future releases by disclosing specific details. OnePlus CEO Pete...

Why OnePlus Will Not (and Really Should Not) Drop The Headphone Jack Anytime Soon

In recent days, two images that allegedly show a prototype of the upcoming OnePlus 5 have appeared across the internet. The first image - if real - gives us a view of the back of the device adorned with the customary OnePlus logo and a dual camera set up, while the second image shares a...

Carl Pei Comments on OnePlus 5 Headphone Jack: Confirmed or Confused?

Carl Pei, co-founder of OnePlus, loves Twitter and uses it regularly. One of his recent cryptic tweets suggests that the headphone jack on the OnePlus 5 is safe, giving us a hint of its potential. Or maybe not. The riddle joke might be a cryptic answer to the reports suggesting that OnePlus 5 will not feature...

OnePlus Announces They’re Working with DxO Labs to Improve the Camera of the OnePlus 5

Many people look at DxOMark and think they're just a collection of people who test and judge consumer and professional cameras for a website. The website is actually owned by a company called DxO Labs and they're based in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. At the heart of the company, they focus on image processing software and consult with other companies...

OnePlus 5 Model Number Shows Up in Chinese Certification Page

You may have thought the recent OnePlus 5 spec rumors were fake due to them skipping over the OnePlus 4. While those spec rumors may be fake, and we'll talk about those here too, it looks as if the next flagship smartphone from OnePlus will actually be called the OnePlus 5. For those who are...