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OnePlus Releases OxygenOS 4.5 OTA For OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T

OnePlus has just announced the release of OxtgenOS 4.5 OTA for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. The new update brings in a number of new additions to the stable OxygenOS for these devices, as well as various system stability and battery improvements. Lift up Display, a feature previously limited to the OxygenOS beta channel has...

Cameras in Custom ROMs: How Developers Make Hardware Work without Source Code

With the release of Android Oreo and many devices such as the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, Google Nexus 5 and others unofficially receiving it, it's probably fair to wonder why the same features (mostly the camera) tend to be broken when developers port an Android Open Source Project (AOSP) based ROM. You’ve probably seen XDA...

OnePlus Brings its Launcher, Community, Weather and Gallery Apps to the Play Store

For a long time, OEMs have relied on pushing out OTA updates to bring new features of some pre-installed applications to their users. This allowed for those applications to continue receiving new features and bug fixes while still maintaining their system application status. However, a lot of them simply do not need to be installed...

OnePlus 3T Receives Leaked Build of HydrogenOS Based on Android 8.0 Oreo

We've seen a number of OEMs such as OnePlus, Nokia, Sony, and others say they're currently working on the Android 8.0 update, so it's somewhat of a race to see which one is able to push out an OTA first. It was recently leaked that OnePlus has started a closed beta test of Android Oreo for...

Speed, Thermal, and Performance Comparison of Fast Charge Standards

One of the most common qualms from smartphone users is how their phones never last through the whole day. Despite all the advances in smartphones in recent years, such as quick charging solutions like Quick Charge, Dash Charge and SuperCharge, batteries feel like they have not evolved quick enough to keep up with our needs. Part...

Why OnePlus is Still Succeeding with Developers and Enthusiasts

We all know OnePlus to be a brand that began its journey through controversy. The OnePlus One remained in the limelight not only for its hardware and price tag, but also for all the claims and tactics employed by OnePlus to ensure that the device became one of the most talked about smartphones in enthusiast...

Install the H2OS Boot Animation from the OnePlus 5 using a Magisk Module

Some users prefer various aspects of the H2OS software from OnePlus, which is offered in China, over the OxygenOS bundled on devices solded internationally. The H2OS boot animation, for instance, is quite aesthetically pleasing, so XDA Senior Member alukarulz has made it available for OnePlus 5 devices running OxygenOS, but it can also be installed on most...

Get the LineageOS Snap Camera on the OnePlus 5 Running OxygenOS

For fans of the LineageOS Snap Camera or anyone just looking for a new camera app to try out, a port is now available on the OnePlus 5 running OxygenOS. This port is made available by XDA Recognized Contributor Android-Andi so that it works on OxygenOS version 4.5.10 (ie. the latest version at the time of this...

OnePlus 2 Receives Android 8.0 Oreo Unofficially via LineageOS 15

A lot of OnePlus 2 owners have felt burned due to the lack of OTA updates that OnePlus has pushed out. For a while, owners of these devices were told that the OnePlus 2 was eventually going to be receiving an official update to Android 7.0 Nougat. That unfortunately turned out not to be the case,...

OnePlus Student Program Offers 10% Off Orders, Including the OnePlus 5

A lot of companies offer discounts on their products and services for anyone who is currently a student. This can be 50% off the price of an Amazon Prime membership, free access to Office 365 from Microsoft, and a ton of other discounts. OnePlus has just announced their OnePlus Student Program where they will begin offering...

OnePlus 5 Receives an Update to OxygenOS v4.5.10, Improves the Camera and More

Earlier today, OnePlus announced they were starting to roll out a new OTA update for the OnePlus 5. This update will bring your software up to version 4.5.10 of OxygenOS and it comes with a number of changes that will likely make a lot of OnePlus 5 owners happy. There still isn't any mention of...

OnePlus 5 to Receive an Official Build of LineageOS 14.1 Next Week

The OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T was and still is an incredibly popular smartphone here in the XDA forums. With Google dropping the Nexus series last year, it seemed as if the latest from OnePlus was able to step up and fill that role for the enthusiast community. The company had a bit of a...