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XDA Awards – The Best Tech of 2020

Despite all the notable events this year, 2020 has been incredible for consumer tech, and more specifically, smartphones. A lot of companies went all out with their devices, flooding the market with great options catering to a wide variety of needs and wants. We at XDA have used a lot of these gadgets throughout the...

OnePlus Nord, Nord N100 receive software update with December 2020 security patches

OnePlus announced on Monday that it’s starting to roll out the December 2020 security patches for the OnePlus Nord and Nord N100. The Nord N10 5G already received the December 2020 security patches in a software update that rolled out last week. OnePlus Nord OnePlus announced the versions of OxygenOS 10.5.10 destined for the Nord in India,...

OnePlus Nord SE expected to be a Special Edition in partnership with designer Joshua Vides

OnePlus is reportedly working on a special edition version of its popular mid-ranger — the OnePlus Nord. The upcoming device, called the OnePlus Nord SE, is being developed in partnership with designer Joshua Vides, who is known for his collaborations with Italian luxury fashion brand Fendi. According to a recent report from Phone Arena, the OnePlus...

Google Camera 8.0 mod brings the Pixel 5’s camera app to OnePlus, Xiaomi, ASUS, and other phones

The Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G were launched with a new version of the Google Camera app (v8.0) that featured a revamped UI and some exciting new features. While the app was initially reserved for Google's latest phones, the company recently released Google Camera 8.1 which brought the new UI, Cinematic pan mode,...

You can now install the OnePlus Messages and Contacts apps on the OnePlus Nord

Earlier this year in July, OnePlus lifted the covers off the OnePlus Nord (review), the company's first mid-range device in five years. Despite its affordable price tag, the OnePlus Nord packed in some impressive hardware, including Qualcomm's Snapdragon 765G chip, a 90Hz high refresh rate display, and a quad-camera setup. As with all OnePlus devices,...

OnePlus Nord receives OxygenOS 10.5.9 update with Game Space and October 2020 security patches

OnePlus was a little late to roll out the September 2020 security patch update to the OnePlus Nord, which arrived at the start of this month. But that thankfully won’t be the case this time around as the company has already started pushing out the October security patches to its latest mid-ranger. The OxygenOS 10.5.9...

The OnePlus Nord is coming in a new special edition Gray Ash color

The OnePlus Nord was announced back in July 2020, bringing some much-needed relief to the ever-increasing prices on flagships. The Nord does not attempt to be a flagship and is content with sitting squarely in the mid-range. To keep its audience excited for the phone, OnePlus has now launched a new Gray Ash color special...

OnePlus Nord Custom Developments include Android 11 ROMs, unofficial LineageOS, Google Camera, and more

Our OnePlus Nord forums have been buzzing with activity ever since the device went on sale in August this year. Over the last couple of months, we've highlighted some of the major developments, including a guide to root the OnePlus Nord using Magisk, a couple of custom ROMs, and even an unbrick tool to revive...

OnePlus rolls out new OxygenOS stable builds for the OnePlus Nord and OnePlus 7/7T series with September 2020 patches

OnePlus has a commendable track record of pushing Android security updates for its devices. The company usually ships the latest Android security patches from Google to its current-gen flagships within days of their release, with similar updates for older devices following shortly thereafter. However, since the company is currently pushing OxygenOS 11 Open Beta builds...

OnePlus teases a new Nord phone and confirms there won’t be a OnePlus 8T Pro

OnePlus is gearing up for another round of launches following their usual release schedule. Every year, we usually see a T variant upgrade to the phone(s) that were launched earlier in the year. Last year, OnePlus had launched the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro as upgrades to the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro....

OnePlus Nord Camera Review: Six reasons you should use the Google Camera mod

Since the launch of the OnePlus One, OnePlus has evolved from being the subject of bad math puns to being one of the most recommended brands among enthusiasts. Over these last six odd years, OnePlus has changed up its smartphone strategy significantly; they started out as a brand that sold "flagship killers" that undercut the...

AutoHz lets you control per-app refresh rate on OnePlus phones, including the OnePlus Nord

Earlier this year in July we talked about an app called AutoHz, which lets you individually set the display refresh rate for each app on your OnePlus phone. At the time, the app had received support for OnePlus' latest flagships — the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro — allowing users to manually control how...