ONEPLUS Posts on XDA

OnePlus is Aware of the Jelly Scrolling Effect Some OnePlus 5 Owners are Reporting

With the release of any new smartphone, we quite frequently receive reports about potential hardware or software issues that the Quality Assurance (QA) team may have missed. This occurs because issues that may be present in a small batch of smartphones might not be picked up until the phone is more widely available, as it...

Collection of Framework Mods for the OnePlus 3/3T on Open Beta 18\9

Although some have moved on to the OnePlus 5, there still a lot of people rocking the OnePlus 3 or OnePlus 3T. These devices has always had a healthy developer scene on our forums, and now there are some new framework mods from XDA Senior Member SyCreed for you to try. These mods are packaged into a...

Ozone is a Substratum Module for the OnePlus 5 to Add Accent Colors, Action Bar Colors and more

Some feel the customization options (such as the accent colors) on the recent OnePlus phones are quiet limited. So XDA Senior Member ungeeked has been working to expand these options for a while now. Many enjoyed their work on the OnePlus 3/3T and how their Ozone Substratum module is available for the OnePlus 5. This adds 50+...

ElementalX Kernel Available for the OnePlus 5

While the OnePlus 5 is yet to reach consumers' hand in most markets, development for the device has already kicked off. XDA Recognized Member flar2 has brought his popular ElementalX kernel to the OnePlus 5. It goes without saying that you'll require root access and a custom recovery installed on your OnePlus 5 to flash...

OxygenOS 4.5.2 is Rolling Out to the OnePlus 5, Fixes Bugs and Improves Stability

Those who were able to get their order in quickly last week, likely saw their OnePlus 5 delivered on Friday. These early drop orders started processing on a first come, first serve basis, but only after the payment had gone through successfully. I used PayPal to pay for my device and that pushed back the...

[UPDATED STATEMENT] Do NOT Trust OnePlus 5 Benchmarks in Reviews – How our Review Unit is Grossly Cheating at Benchmarks

Earlier this year, we published a report that denounced OnePlus (and other companies) for their improper behavior in regards to benchmark manipulation on newer builds of OxygenOS. Today, we sadly must follow-up on our accusations as the company has once more been inappropriately manipulating benchmark scores in the OnePlus 5. While no customers have a device in...

OnePlus 5 XDA First Impressions: A Thorough Upgrade Addresses Previous Shortcomings and Leaves Few Stones Unturned

The OnePlus 5 has big shoes to fill; being the successor to the remarkably popular OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T, it needs to be better than its predecessors to gather the attention of OnePlus’ niche fan base, while also patching up compromises and broadening the phone’s appeal to capture new customers. It’s near impossible to not...

Yes, the OnePlus 5 looks like an iPhone, but for Good Reasons

From the moment the first leaks started to pour out about the new OnePlus 5, its design was one of the closest guarded secrets. While it was likely that the 5 would feature a dual camera setup, the question is what sort of setup it would feature. Vertically mounted in the existing OP3 body or horizontally...

OnePlus’ Journey From the Eyes of a Skeptic

It was the morning of October 23, 2013 when I first learned about a new, yet to be announced, smartphone company. Oppo's Marketing Director, Carl Pei, was sitting in the front seat of my van with my wife and I as we drove to a post-BigAndroidBBQ tradition. This tradition involved introducing him and a few...

OxygenOS Open Beta 18 is Available for the OnePlus 3, Open Beta 9 for the OnePlus 3T

Last week, OnePlus announced the OxygenOS 4.1.6 OTA update for both the OnePlus 3 as well as the OnePlus 3T. This update started rolling out to more people this week and they finally added the firmware to their downloads page. The new builds brought in some of the features that we talked about from the...

Call Recording Mod for the OnePlus 3T w/ Root on OOS 4.1.6

If you're running a OnePlus 3T with root and are on version 4.1.6 of OxygenOS, then this simple edit of the build.prop file from XDA Member sparky vicky will enable native call recording for your device. You should be aware though that this will change the region of your device to China and some within the community...

OnePlus Product Manager Says the Flat Images of the OnePlus 5 Don’t Do it Justice

In typical OnePlus fashion, the company has been able to garner a lot of attention about its upcoming smartphone release. This started with sprinkles of information about the device including a camera sample, it's official reveal date, and then some details about hardware specs leaked out thanks to an Amazon.in product page. However, then the floodgates...