ONEPLUS NORD 2 Posts on XDA

OnePlus Nord 2’s latest OxygenOS update fixes the missing call recording option in India

The OnePlus Nord 2 received an update just last week, that brought along December 2021 security patches and some bug fixes. The fix has been rolling out to users over the past few days, but now OnePlus is rolling out another update for the device. This A.16 update essentially is the same build as the...

[Update: OnePlus 8T too] OnePlus 8, 8 Pro, and Nord 2 receive new OxygenOS updates with December 2021 security patches

OnePlus has started rolling out OxygenOS 11.0.10.10 to the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. The update follows the OxygenOS 11.0.9.9 release, which introduced the October 2021 security patches to the device duo. The latest build, on the other hand, brings the December 2021 security patches and a couple of little, but important fixes. The...

These are the Best OnePlus phones to buy in 2022

A lot is happening behind the scenes at OnePlus, and it may no longer be the same company that came on the scene back in 2014. But it's still producing some great devices, and its portfolio has grown quite a bit. So to make your buying decision easier, we’ve compiled all the best OnePlus phones...

OnePlus Nord 2 kernel sources updated, now in sync with the next build

Shortly after OnePlus launched the OnePlus Nord 2, the company published the kernel source for the device. The original release was based on OxygenOS A.07 and, while OnePlus has released several software updates to the Nord 2 since, it had not added a single public commit corresponding to the subsequent updates on its official GitHub...

Google Pixel 6 vs OnePlus Nord 2: Which one should you buy?

With its new Pixel 6 smartphone, Google is targeting the value flagship lovers, a market that OnePlus used to essentially own with its premium phones until just a few years ago. But as OnePlus flagship phones have become pricier, the company introduced its Nord lineup to cater to mid-range and value flagship buyers. So the...

OnePlus Nord 2’s latest update fixes root vulnerability, but kernel sources remain broken for months

It’s fair to say that the OnePlus Nord 2 comes with a number of surprising elements. While one of those surprises is the inclusion of a MediaTek SoC, another recently came into the picture in the form of a security vulnerability. The vulnerability allowed an attacker, just with physical access to your device and a...

OnePlus Nord 2 has a vulnerability that grants root shell access within minutes on a locked bootloader, without a data wipe

A lot of us here at XDA-Developers originally started browsing the forums for the first time when we were looking to root our Android devices. Back in those days, people often relied on "one-click root" methods: Apps or scripts containing payloads that target known privilege escalation vulnerabilities of the existing firmware to gain root access....

These are the Best Android Phones to buy in India in 2021

If you're in the Indian market for a new Android smartphone and are wondering what the best Android phones are across different categories, we've got you covered. We've compiled a list of the best Android phones in India you can buy right from the affordable budget segment to the premium flagships with top-of-the-line features and...

Download OnePlus Nord 2 Pac-Man Edition’s wallpapers, animations, and more

OnePlus regularly releases special variants of its smartphones, featuring new aesthetic approaches and software customizations to match the special theme. With the OnePlus Nord 2, the OEM has recently come up with a uniquely themed Pac-Man Edition in collaboration with Bandai Namco. As you may have noticed during our review, the OxygenOS software on the...

Latest OxygenOS update for the OnePlus Nord 2 brings November 2021 security patches

After releasing the Pac-Man-themed special edition of the OnePlus Nord 2, OnePlus has now come up with a new stable channel update for the smartphone. The update follows the OxygenOS A.11 rollout from last month, and it includes the Android security patches for November 2021. In addition, the update brings a couple of new stability...

The OnePlus Nord 2 Pac-Man Edition invokes the nostalgia of arcade gaming

OnePlus has partnered with several brands over the years for special edition devices. Be it the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition, the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition, or the new Harry Potter Edition of the OnePlus Watch. All of these devices follow a certain theme and are targeted towards consumers who want a unique device or...

Here’s how much the upcoming OnePlus Nord 2 x PAC-MAN Edition will cost

Last month we learned that OnePlus was working on a special edition PAC-MAN-themed OnePlus Nord 2 in collaboration with Bandai Namco. At the time, we got our first look at quite a few software customizations that would debut with the device, including a new lock screen clock theme, a new fingerprint animation, stickers, and more....