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Strange bug swaps the L/R audio channels for some OnePlus users using wired headphones

An increasing number of OnePlus users are reporting a strange bug on their devices that swaps the left and right audio channels while using wired earphones. While bug seems to primarily affect OnePlus 7 series devices, there are reports that go back as far as the OnePlus One. As Android Police points out, the reports don't have...

OnePlus 5 and 5T get OxygenOS Open Beta 2 with April 2020 patches

Last week OnePlus finally delivered on a promise they made back in October of 2019: to update both the OnePlus 5 and the OnePlus 5T to Android 10. As such, the first OxygenOS Open Beta based on Android 10 was released for both phones, allowing users to test drive the early software release and provide...

Paranoid Android Quartz 2 brings 4 new features and adds support for the OnePlus 5/5T and OnePlus 7T Pro

Earlier this month, the team behind the popular Paranoid Android custom ROM released Paranoid Android Quartz 1 — the first stable Android 10-based build of the ROM — for a handful of devices. While there have been several unofficial Paranoid Android builds floating around on our forums, Paranoid Android Quartz 1 was the first stable...

Android 10 for the OnePlus 5 and 5T is here with a new OxygenOS Open Beta

The OnePlus 5 and the OnePlus 5T were the company's pair of 2017 flagship smartphones, and the two phones are still poised to receive software updates according to OnePlus' Software Maintenance Schedule. Although both phones launched with Android 7.1 Nougat on board, OnePlus has promised to update them sometime in Q2 of 2020 with OxygenOS...

OxygenOS 9.0.11 for the OnePlus 5/5T brings February 2020 security patches

The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T were launched in June 2017 and November 2017 respectively. OnePlus followed up with plenty of more devices since then, and their device portfolio has been growing ever since. Back in June 2018, OnePlus had announced its software maintenance schedule, promising two years of Android version upgrades and another year...

OxygenOS 9.0.10 rolls out for the OnePlus 5/5T with December 2019 security patches

Despite the woes of OnePlus many years ago, they've done a fantastic job in turning their reputation around and becoming one of the better smartphone manufacturers for software updates. Admittedly, OnePlus hasn't quite managed to meet monthly security updates, but between giving the OnePlus 3/3T an extra Android version and security patches every couple of...

OxygenOS 9.0.9 rolls out for the OnePlus 5/5T with October 2019 security patches

OnePlus' OxygenOS is often claimed to be one of the best Android skins out there. It features a minimal design, fluid animations, and a variety of essential customization options that aren't available in stock Android. OnePlus routinely delivers OxygenOS updates for its devices and it has had a pretty decent track record of supporting older...

OnePlus 6/6T’s Android 10 beta arrives this month while the 5/5T gets it in Q2 2020

The OnePlus 7T Pro was officially announced today and the company shared some news about older devices as well. OnePlus has already rolled out Android 10 to the OnePlus 7/7 Pro with OxygenOS 10, but what's next? The company shared its rollout schedule for the open beta and final release for the OnePlus 6/6T and...

Developers port Android 10 to the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Redmi 6 Pro, OnePlus 5/5T, LG V30, and Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e

Android 10 updates are now underway for several devices, either officially or unofficially. The latest version of Android was officially released early this month, and if you have a recent Pixel, OnePlus or Xiaomi device, then you may already be running the latest and greatest from Google. If you haven't yet, then an update may...

Fnatic Mode Easter egg unlocks hidden wallpapers on OnePlus phones

OnePlus launched its latest premium flagship, the OnePlus 7 Pro in May 2019. As is with OnePlus flagships, the phone comes with a lot of top-of-the-line specifications that also make it a very good smartphone for gaming in general, as we found out in our gaming review. In addition to good hardware, OnePlus has also...

[Update: OnePlus 6/6T] OnePlus rolls out August 2019 security patches for the OnePlus 3/3T/5/5T

At the tail end of last month, OnePlus surprised many of us within the community with the announcement of OxygenOS 9.5.11 for the OnePlus 7 Pro. We're used to seeing some companies, like Essential, rolling out Android's monthly security updates at the start of the month, but OnePlus has actually been a month behind when...

Download: Zen Mode 1.3 adds a launcher shortcut and duration options for OnePlus phones

As users are becoming increasingly aware of how much time we spend on our devices, smartphone brands are responding with new tools and features to help users manage their smartphone use. Google first introduced Digital Wellbeing in Android Pie for Pixel smartphones, and many brands have since integrated Google's wellness feature into their own software...