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Paranoid Android Sapphire Alpha based on Android 12 is now available for the OnePlus 8T and POCO X3

One of the most well-known custom ROMs around, Paranoid Android, is back again with a new set of Android 12 builds. It was nearly two months ago when the team released its first Android 12-based "Sapphire" ROM. They’ve been slowly adding more smartphones since then and now it's time for two more devices to get...

[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...

You can get a OnePlus 8 for just $299 today

The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8T are a bit old at this point, as they were both released in 2020 and it’s almost 2022, but the phones are still speedy by modern flagship standards. According to the rumor mill, the OnePlus 10 series is due for release soon, which probably means OnePlus would like to...

OnePlus 8 and 8T are on sale again, starting at just $299

The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8T are a bit old at this point, as they were both released in 2020 and it's almost 2022, but the phones are still speedy by modern flagship standards. OnePlus still has some stock left that it wants to clear out, which means rock-bottom prices for anyone interested in an...

Paranoid Android Sapphire Alpha based on Android 12 is here for the OnePlus 8/8 Pro

Following the official Android 12 announcement early last month, Google started uploading the Android 12 source code to AOSP. Soon thereafter, the Paranoid Android team started working on Paranoid Android Sapphire -- the latest version of the custom ROM based on Android 12. The team has now finally started rolling out the first alpha builds...

OnePlus launches Android 12 beta program for the OnePlus 8 series… with a catch

Android 12 has recently been released for Google Pixel smartphones, and other vendors are well on their way to releasing the update to their flagship smartphones too. OnePlus has been quick on the mark to get a beta version out for the OnePlus 9 series, though there wasn't any word on how soon older phones...

OnePlus 8T and 8 series get a new OxygenOS update with October 2021 security patches

Back in August, OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 11.0.8.8/11.0.9.9/11.0.10.10 to the OnePlus 8 series. The update added a new Bitmoji AOD feature, optimized the portrait mode effect of the front camera, and bumped the Android security patch level. Now, the company is rolling out a new stable channel software update for the OnePlus 8, 8 Pro,...

OnePlus 2.0: How the OPPO merger affects future hardware and software plans

In June, OnePlus and OPPO officially merged their product and R&D teams. A month later, OnePlus announced the merger of OxygenOS and ColorOS codebases. Now, OnePlus has shed more light on how this integration with OPPO will shape the hardware and software strategy of OnePlus and, more importantly, what it means for OnePlus fans and...

OxygenOS 11.0.8.8/11.0.10.10 is now rolling out to the OnePlus 8 series

After rolling out OxygenOS 11.0.7.7 and OxygenOS 11.0.9.9 to the OnePlus 8/8 Pro and OnePlus 8T earlier this year, OnePlus is now rolling out a new stable update for the devices. The update brings several changes, including support for the new OnePlus Buds Pro, screenshot support for AOD, and the latest Android security patches, among...

[Update: Final Open Beta release] OxygenOS Open Beta 12 for the OnePlus 8 series begins rolling out

The latest OxygenOS Open Beta 12 update for the OnePlus 8 series is beginning to roll out, bringing with it a handful of changes and improvements. The last OxygenOS Open Beta to be released rolled out around this time last month, bringing the ability to screenshot the always-on display and also the latest (at the...

Get a OnePlus 8 for just $369, or a OnePlus 9/9 Pro for $30-40 off

OnePlus had a few sales over the 4th of July holiday weekend, but the company is already starting some new discounts on its phones. The previous sale only dropped the price on the OnePlus 8 and 8T, though you could get free accessories with the purchase of a OnePlus 9 or 9 Pro. Now the...

This holiday weekend, OnePlus is offering discounts on its latest phones

To celebrate the U.S. Independence Day on the 4th of July, OnePlus is offering discounts and deals with their latest smartphones. Some of the free accessories deals end today, and the entire sale will end on July 6th, so you won't want to miss this! OnePlus 9 Pro Starting off the list of deals is the OnePlus...