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OnePlus 6 Red model with 8GB RAM & 128GB storage announced

With respect to color variants, the strategy of OnePlus has been to release a new phone with standard colors, followed by special color variants released at a later point in time. The special color variants for the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T were Soft Gold and Midnight Black respectively. The company later released a...

How to immediately get OxygenOS updates for the OnePlus 6/5T/5/3T/3

One of the most annoying parts of over-the-air (OTA) updates is waiting for the update to be delivered on your device. This varies wildly from device to device, and many factors take part while checking if you're eligible: your carrier, your OEM, your current Android version, and your actual geographical location/IP, just to name a...

OnePlus Switch now supports backing up app data, downloads, and office files

The OnePlus Switch application is an app released by the company themselves to facilitate switching from another Android device or an iPhone to your new OnePlus smartphone. It launched earlier this year and has been continuously updated since then with bug fixes, new features, and improvements. Another update has been released, and this is a...

OxygenOS 5.1.8 for the OnePlus 6 brings bootloader vulnerability fix for India

The OnePlus 6 was announced last month with a number of surprises. One of those surprises was an early Android P beta while another came in the form of a security vulnerability. Even with a locked bootloader, it was possible to boot any arbitrary boot image so long as an attacker had physical access to the device and...

[UPDATE: Video Summary] OnePlus 6 Speed, Smoothness & Gaming XDA Review: Living up to the Slogan

Check out Daniel's video summary of this article! The OnePlus 6 (which you can soon pre-order) was announced last week, packing the latest hardware as expected. OnePlus devices have been known to be extremely speedy, to the point where the new phone’s marketing slogan reflects that reputation. With the fastest chipset from Qualcomm as well as the...

OnePlus 6 gets Android P Beta 2 with Google Lens in camera, Ambient Display, & Face Unlock

OnePlus announced the Android P beta for the OnePlus 6 alongside a number of other device OEMs. Following the release of Android P beta 2 for the Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel 2, and Google Pixel 2 XL, the Essential Phone and the Sony Xperia XZ2 also received the latest build. OnePlus has...

OxygenOS Open Beta 38/29 for the OnePlus 3/OnePlus 3T brings June security patches

OnePlus has announced a new open beta version of OxygenOS for both the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T, specifically Open Beta 38 for the OnePlus 3 and Open Beta 29 for the OnePlus 3T. The update includes the June security patch. There really isn't much else to report with this update, other than some improvements...

OxygenOS Open Beta 12/10 for the OnePlus 5/OnePlus 5T brings June security patches

OnePlus has received a lot of attention this week with the announcement of the OnePlus 6 passing the 1 million units sold milestone in only 22 days. It may have taken the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T longer to reach that number, but they are still great devices and are incredibly popular within the enthusiast...

OxygenOS 5.1.7 update for the OnePlus 6 fixes bootloader vulnerability

Following a slew of updates for the OnePlus 6 since its launch, OxygenOS 5.1.7 is the first to offer strictly bug fixes and security enhancements. The first big fix for this update pertains to the bootloader vulnerability uncovered by a security researcher last week. It has been patched with an updated bootloader, so users are...

OxygenOS 5.1.6 for the OnePlus 6 brings selfie portrait mode, battery percent in status bar, and more

When OnePlus released the OnePlus 6, the first build of OxygenOS was missing a few features from earlier devices like the OnePlus 5T as well as features teased during the announcement. A new OxygenOS 5.1.6 is rolling out that adds most of these features. The highlights of the update include the ability to use portrait...

HydrogenOS update for OnePlus 6 brings selfie Portrait Mode & battery percent icon

The OnePlus 6 was officially unveiled worldwide last month, with the western OxygenOS already seeing its first update which brought both notch hiding support and slow-motion video support. HydrogenOS is the name of the custom Android skin OnePlus uses on its Android devices in China. There are very few differences between the two, but updates...

OxygenOS 5.1.2 for the OnePlus 5/5T adds double tap to lock gesture, May security patches, and more

The OnePlus 6 is the latest OnePlus flagship phone, but that doesn't mean that the OnePlus 5 and the OnePlus 5T have stopped receiving updates. The phones recently received stable Android 8.1 Oreo, bringing them on-par with the OnePlus 6 in this regard. OnePlus has also continued to release Open Beta updates for both phones...