ONEPLUS 8 PRO Posts on XDA

OxygenOS 10.5.10 for the OnePlus 8 Pro fixes the Photochrom filter’s see-through issue

The OnePlus 8 Pro's camera setup has been in the center of controversy of its own and this controversy actually has nothing really to do with the primary camera. Instead, it focuses on the auxiliary color filter camera, which was said to create the Photochrom filter. This secondary camera was written off entirely in early...

OnePlus 8 Pro Display Analysis — Premium Hardware at a Cost

Surprising absolutely no one, OnePlus finally decided to hop on the high-end fleet of premium-priced smartphones. But what do they have to show for it? The most specs and features packed on a smartphone screen to date. Though by now, we should all know that hardware and their specs on-paper are only part of the overall...

How to fix fingerprint enrollment issues caused by broken persist partition on the OnePlus 8 series, OnePlus 7T Pro, and possibly others

The primary storage module on Android powered devices is divided into several partitions. For aftermarket development, the Android modding community primarily deals with a handful of partitions, such as "/system", "/recovery", "/cache" etc. OEMs, on the other hand, often use less well-known partitions to store interesting parameters, like the lock/unlock state of the bootloader. One...

OnePlus Launcher 4.5.6 adds toggle to switch between Google Discover and OnePlus Shelf

Shortly after the launch of the OnePlus 8 series earlier this year, we learned that the company was replacing the OnePlus Shelf feature on its flagship devices for this year with the Google Discover Feed on the 'minus-one' screen. However, the Shelf made a reappearance with a recent update of the OnePlus Launcher, when the...

OnePlus 8 Pro vs. Samsung Galaxy S20+ Review Comparison – The Quest to Attain Parity

Since 2011, Samsung has been the world's best-selling Android smartphone brand. Simultaneously, Samsung has also held the distinction of being the world's top premium Android smartphone brand. Over the last four years, Huawei mounted a serious challenge to Samsung by achieving second place in both the aforementioned rankings and began to quickly close the gap...

Today’s OnePlus Day sales include deals on the OnePlus 8 series, 7T, and Bullets Wireless Z

Last week, OnePlus kicked off its new weekly series of "OnePlus Day" deals. These deals will be posted every Wednesday and they include discounts and bundles for a variety of OnePlus smartphones and accessories. This week, the company is offering deals on the OnePlus 8 series, OnePlus 7 Pro/7T, and Bullets Wireless Z earphones. Just...

OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro Early Developments: Custom Kernels, Google Camera, and Hole-Punch Apps!

OnePlus is one of the few Android smartphone makers that still caters to the aftermarket development community. Despite its status as a "premium" smartphone brand these days, the company has promoted custom ROMs for EOL devices and maintains an active developer program. Now the company's latest offerings — the OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8...

Kirisakura custom kernel for the OnePlus 8 Pro enables Control Flow Integrity (CFI) for better security

OnePlus phones are quite popular among tinkerers, primarily because of the company's developer-friendly attitude and of course, its painless bootloader unlocking policy. The company itself isn’t afraid to experiment and modders fully embrace the same school of thought. For example, OnePlus phones were the first few non-Pixel devices to support Energy Aware Scheduling (EAS) courtesy...

Paranoid Android releases beta builds for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro

Since its inception, Paranoid Android has garnered a strong fan following across the aftermarket Android development scene. The team behind the popular custom ROM recently released the "Quartz 3" revision of Paranoid Android, which brought in a truckload of new features like new accent colors, a Data Switch tile, and access to Pixel Feature Drop...

OnePlus is announcing deals and bundles every Wednesday during the weekly “OnePlus Day”

OnePlus is currently on track for an excellent 2020. Recently, they launched the OnePlus 8 series comprised of the OnePlus 8 (our review), a not-too-costly smartphone with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 and a 90Hz display, and the OnePlus 8 Pro (our review), a true premium flagship with a WQHD+ 120Hz display. But that's not all...

This Google Camera port can use the other cameras on the OnePlus 8 series without root

The OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro were launched in April this year. While the OnePlus 8 (review) carries forward a similar camera from last year, the OnePlus 8 Pro (review) with notable improvements in cameras over last year's OnePlus 7T series. Among these changes is the bigger 48MP Sony IMX689 primary sensor while...

New OnePlus 8 “Ice Blue” color and 65W Super Warp Charging revealed in Android 11 beta

Back in April, OnePlus unveiled the OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro - the brand's latest smartphones designed to compete with the highest-end premium flagships on the market. At launch, OnePlus offered the two devices in a variety of colors, including Glacial Green, Onyx Black, Interstellar Glow, Ultramarine Blue (as shown above), and Polar...