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OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T seeing work for mainline Linux kernel support

One of the perks of buying a OnePlus smartphone is the aftermarket development support. The company is generally known for its timely kernel source code releases (they have been slow at publishing sources a couple of times) and promotion of custom ROMs for EOL devices among other things, which makes it a fan favorite in...

OnePlus backports the new OxygenOS 11 launcher to some older phones

OnePlus is still working to bring its Android 11-based OxygenOS update to its catalog of devices. Until that happens, the company has a stopgap solution that should tide people over thanks to the newest OnePlus Launcher. The latest update to the OnePlus Launcher makes it compatible with a lot of the company’s phones running an older...

OnePlus 6, 6T get OxygenOS 10.3.8 update with January 2021 security patches

OnePlus has announced a new update for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T, which includes the January 2021 security patches. Beginning today, the company is rolling out OxygenOS 10.3.8 to the nearly three-year-old devices. Like other software releases, OnePlus is rolling out OxygenOS 10.3.8 in stages, so you may not see it right away. OnePlus said...

Download: OnePlus 6 and 6T receive updates with November 2020 patches and Game Space features

The November 2020 Android security patch update rolled out for the OnePlus 7 and 7T series a few days ago. Continuing the momentum, the company is now rolling out this month's security patches to the OnePlus 6 and the OnePlus 6T. As always, we’ve provided all the necessary links below for easy sideloading. OnePlus 6 XDA...

Download: OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T receive updates with September 2020 security patches

Earlier this year in July, OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 10.3.5 for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. The update introduced OnePlus Buds support to the duo, brought optimizations for RAM management, addressed a few bugs, and updated the Android security patches to July 2020. Now, OnePlus has started rolling out OxygenOS 10.3.6 for the devices...

OnePlus is adding floating window support to Gaming Mode on OxygenOS

OnePlus is one of the few Android OEMs that take community feedback seriously and the company regularly adds new features to its custom Android skin, OxygenOS, based on improvements suggested by users. The company even hosts events like the IDEAS program to directly engage with its users and have them suggest new features for OxygenOS....

Resurrection Remix 8.5.7 based on Android 10 is now available for several Xiaomi, OnePlus, Samsung, and Google devices

If you consider yourself a true flashaholic, then the name "Resurrection Remix" should ring a bell. The custom ROM is known for its style and customizability, while its foundation is based on bits and pieces from LineageOS, Pixel Experience, and OmniROM. The developers started rebasing the project on top of Android 10 a few months...

OnePlus confirms that RAM Boost and DC Dimming won’t be coming to its older phones

OnePlus usually does a decent job of bringing some of the new features it launches with its latest flagships to older devices. Over the last year, however, the company has failed to release a few such features, even though it publicly announced that the features will be made available on older devices. Our Editor-in-Chief, Mishaal...

[Update: 4 New Devices] Paranoid Android Quartz 4 brings new features, adds support for Mi A2, Redmi K20, and more

The team behind the popular Paranoid Android custom ROM released the first stable Android 10-based build earlier this year in April. Since then, the team has rolled out two more stable releases with new features and support for more popular devices. With the Quartz 3 release last month, the team added support for a couple...

Download: OnePlus 6 and 6T receive OxygenOS 10.3.5 with RAM optimizations, OnePlus Buds support, and more

OnePlus recently rolled out new OxygenOS updates to the OnePlus Nord and the OnePlus 8 family that brought in necessary support for their first pair of truly wireless earbuds — the OnePlus Buds. In a similar fashion, the OnePlus 6 and the OnePlus 6T have now picked up a new stable build of OxygenOS that...

Energy Notch battery indicator adds support for the OnePlus 6/7/7T, POCO F1, Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G, Redmi Note 7/7S, and the Motorola One Power

Android is all about customization, and the aftermarket development community is the driving force behind that liberty. The developers often come up with creative ideas to re-use an existing design component in a completely different way than the one it is intended for. Take the example of Energy Notch by XDA Recognized Developer jagan2 - a...

OnePlus smartphone owners: Here’s how to check the health of your battery

OnePlus, like most other Android device makers, doesn't offer removable batteries on their smartphones. On a journey to make its smartphones slim as well as dust and water resistant, OnePlus made it really hard for a novice to swap out an older degraded battery for a new one without paying a visit to a service...