The US government has detained thousands of wireless earbuds on suspicion of being fake Apple goods—despite crystal clear branding from an established company.
OnePlus 8T specifications have been leaked online just days after its alleged render surfaced in the latest Android 11 Developer Preview for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. The new OnePlus phone, that is speculated to be in the works with a codename Kebab, may carry a 120Hz display.
OnePlus is reported to be working on an entry-level phone and this upcoming handset is largely rumoured to be codenamed ‘Clover’. This alleged OnePlus Clover was recently tipped to be powered by the Snapdragon 460 SoC and now a new OnePlus phone possibly running on the same processor has been spotted on Geekbench.
OnePlus Nord users have taken to Twitter, Reddit, and the community forum to point out Bluetooth issues that affect connection stability. They are unable to stay connected to a device for more than a few minutes, or less.
OnePlus may soon be launching OnePlus Watch, its first smartwatch. It was allegedly listed on IMDA’s certification site, and could be launched in the next few months.
OnePlus has an entry-level smartphone in the works with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 SoC, according to a report. The new phone, codenamed “Clover”, seems to be a lower-specced option compared to the OnePlus Nord that was launched in India and Europe last month.
OnePlus Nord is now receiving the OxygenOS 10.5.6 update in India and it brings the anticipated fix for the Bluetooth connection stability issue. Some users recently reported of facing Bluetooth issues where the phone automatically disconnects from the paired device after a few minutes.
The new image was found inside Android 11 Developer Preview 4 and it shows the front portion of the upcoming OnePlus 8T. However, it could well just be a placeholder image used by OnePlus to test things ahead of launch. OnePlus traditionally launches its new phones in the fall, and the OnePlus 8T should see a launch in same timeframe as well, unless the COVID-19 crisis has caused production and supply issues.
OnePlus smartphones codenamed Billie and Lemonade have leaked. A few rumours hint that the OnePlus Billie could have variants powered by the Snapdragon 690 SoC.
OnePlus TV Y Series is receiving a new system update, the second major software update for the company’s most affordable television series. The company launched the Y Series televisions, priced at Rs. 12,999 for the 32-inch variant and at Rs. 22,999 for the 43-inch variant, in July this year.
OnePlus Nord has received a new OyxgenOS update that brings a handful of bug fixes and system improvements. The software update, which brings OxygenOS version 10.5.5, comes just a fortnight after OnePlus brought OxygenOS 10.5.4 to the OnePlus Nord.
OnePlus is reported to be working on a new affordable phone, after the launch of the OnePlus Nord last month. This new smartphone is tipped to be priced around Rs. 16,000 to Rs. 18,0000, which means even cheaper than the OnePlus Nord. The leak suggests that the phone will launch in September end.
OnePlus 6 and later models are getting a floating window option in Gaming Mode, OnePlus has revealed through a FAQ page created on its forums for the month of August. Alongside enhancing overall experience, OnePlus has highlighted some of the bug fixes that it implemented on OxygenOS for the OnePlus 7 and later models.
OnePlus 8 Pro has started receiving OxygenOS update in India. The incremental update brings fixes, optimisation to the front camera, and the August Android security patch.
OnePlus seems to leave out its older smartphone models while deciding new software updates. It is found to have ignored some of its older smartphones from receiving features including RAM Boost, DC Dimming, and India-exclusive Caller Identification.
OnePlus Scout unified search feature has started rolling out in India with the latest OnePlus Launcher update. It allows users to look for contacts, files, music, and more on their devices. It also helps quickly calculate math problems and show weather and news updates as well.
OnePlus has unveiled its Android 11-based HydrogenOS 11 in China. It comes with several new features, design changes, and improvements. HydrogenOS is the user interface OnePlus uses for its phones in China. It gives us an idea of what we can expect from the upcoming OxygenOS 11 update.
OnePlus has finally made its range of televisions available on its own OnePlus.in online store. Earlier, the OnePlus TV range was exclusive to Amazon India for online sales.
OnePlus Nord will supposedly be launching a new Gray Ash colour variant in early October, according to latest tips. This will be the third colour variant for the OnePlus Nord.
OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro got the third beta instalment of Android 11 in the form of Android 11 Developer Preview 3. The company announced the development on the OnePlus community forum.
Google Phone app can now be installed on almost all non-Pixel and non-Android One smartphones, an online report has said. The only way to install the app on non-Pixel phones is by enrolling to the app’s beta programme as the expanded support is currently in testing.
Google has been sued by Epic Games over allegations of anti-competitive behaviour. Google blocked OnePlus from pre-installing the Epic Games app on its phones outside of India. Epic does not want monetary compensation or a side deal from Google.
The video starts off with showing all of the OnePlus Nord components placed on a table, ready for assembly. He notes that the OnePlus Nord display is already installed inside the chassis of the phone, and begins by assembling the receiver and the camera flash. Pei then goes on to assemble each piece carefully.
OnePlus Nord has got OxygenOS 10.5.4 update that improves low-light selfies and macro camera photos. It also fixes some issues that OnePlus Nord users were facing.
OnePlus has announced that the popular battle royale game PUBG Mobile can now be played in 90 frames per second (FPS) on a select range of its devices.
OnePlus co-founder Pete Lau showed off the Always-on Display (AOD) feature in a video on Chinese micro-blogging website Weibo. OnePlus teamed up with teachers and students with Parsons College to design the “Time” theme for its AOD feature.
Graphic designers try to imagine what OnePlus’ upcoming budget phones would look like. Two upcoming models rumoured to launch soon, could have a OnePlus Nord-like design, with fewer cameras and a 600-series 5G SoC.
OnePlus is rolling out OxygenOS 10.3.5 for OnePlus 6T and OnePlus 6 users, which will make them compatible with OnePlus Buds.
Amazon Prime Day sale will see up to Rs. 4,000 on OnePlus devices whereas Xiaomi devices will see a price cut of up to Rs. 7,000 during the sale. Samsung’s affordable Galaxy M series phones will be listed with up to six months no-cost EMI, and there’s going to be up to Rs. 25,000 off on flagship Samsung devices with additional exchange offers of up to Rs. 4,000.
OnePlus said that open sale of the OnePlus Nord will now be conducted on August 6 i.e. Thursday at 12am (midnight). Some pre-booked customers, who were promised dispatch on August 4, may also see some delay in shipping. These affected customers will be eligible to get one-year warranty extension against the user’s IMEI.
Poco may soon come out with a new mid-tier smartphone that will rival the OnePlus Nord, according to a tweet by the company’s product marketing manager Angus Kai Ho Ng. The tweet simply asks fans if they would go for the OnePlus Nord or wait for a new Poco smartphone.
OnePlus has started rolling out the OxygenOS 10.3.4 update for OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7 handsets in India and other global markets. Rolled out in stages to select users, the latest update brings in support for the newly launched OnePlus Buds — the brand’s first true wireless earphones. It also adds the July 2020 security patch, among several other changes.
OxygenOS 11 final developer’s preview will release on August 10. Pete Lau said that after sufficient testing and ironing out bugs, the open beta will roll out for all users to try. Lau doesn’t offer any tangible timeline for the open beta rollout, but this means that we’re not so far away from the OxygenOS 11 stable rollout. Just like Hydrogen OS 11, OxygenOS 11 will also be based on Android 11.
OnePlus Nord will be up for grabs in India starting midnight tonight (12am IST, August 6). It will be an open sale. Launched only a few weeks ago, the OnePlus Nord can be purchased through Amazon.in, OnePlus.in, and retail OnePlus Experience Stores.
OnePlus Clover, believed to be a new mid-range offering from the Chinese smartphone giant, has allegedly been spotted on Geekbench. A OnePlus device labelled ‘OnePlus CLOVER’ surfaced on the benchmarking site, listing several specification details that could be expected from the mysterious new phone.
OnePlus Nord has got its third OxygenOS update since its launch. The OxygenOS 10.5.3 update brings firmware version OxygenOS 10.5.3.AC01DA in India, and improves the system stability of the device.
OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei has revealed in a media interview that a Nord-branded phone is set to hit the US market later this year. Some references from OxygenOS have suggested that the new OnePlus Nord variant could be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 SoC.
OnePlus phones teased to get Always-on Display feature by co-founder Pete Lau on Twitter. Back in March, the company had confirmed it will be bringing this feature to its phones by sharing a roadmap of the most requested features.
OnePlus 8T or OnePlus 8T Pro may have shown up on Geekbench benchmarking website. The Chinese company has a tradition of releasing ‘T versions’ of its flagships in about 6 months and has been doing so since the OnePlus 3.
OnePlus has regained its top rank in the premium smartphone segment in India during the second quarter of this year, according to an analysis by Counterpoint Research. Samsung followed closely in second, and Apple earned the third spot. The Chinese manufacturer’s impressive performance was boosted by the launch of its latest flagship model, the 5G-enabled OnePlus 8, which became the most-selling phone in the country in the past quarter.
OnePlus Nord is found to have display issues for some initial users. The issues appear to bring a “tinting” effect on the newly launched OnePlus phone especially at low brightness. Some users have posted online that a major green tint is visible on the OnePlus Nord.
During the durability testing, it is discovered that the OnePlus Nord does not have a metal frame. It has a silver anodised coating to create the illusion of a metal frame, but the frame is actually plastic. The power button and the switch are made from metal though and the back of the phone is made of glass. The SIM tray is seen to have ingress protection for added safety.
Amazon India has now started taking pre-orders of the OnePlus Nord. The phone comes in Gray Onyx and Marble Blue colour options. OnePlus.in isn’t taking pre-orders as of yet. The phone will be shipped starting August 4.
OnePlus Nord debuted last week in Blue Marble and Gray Onyx, but it appears to have a third colour option in the works that could be called “Gray Ash.”
OnePlus Buds price will be under $100 (roughly Rs. 7,500), OnePlus revealed through a teaser posted on Instagram. The first truly wireless earbuds by the Chinese company are debuting on Tuesday (July 21).
OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro users in India have started receiving Oxygen OS 10.5.10 and Oxygen OS 10.5.12 respectively. The development was shared on the official community forum, along with the chagelog.
OnePlus Nord launch is set for today. In addition to the OnePlus Nord, today’s event will see the official debut of the OnePlus Buds, the company’s first truly wireless (TWS) earbuds. Read on for more details about OnePlus Nord launch time, livestream, expected price, and specifications.
OnePlus has launched its first true wireless earphones, the OnePlus Buds. The new earphones, launched alongside the high anticipated Nord smartphone, is priced at Rs. TKTKTK and has a claimed battery life of up to 30 hours per charge cycle.
OnePlus Nord has finally been launched months after being teased online and surfacing on the rumour mill as the OnePlus Z and OnePlus 8 Lite. The OnePlus Nord comes with a hole-punch display design and flaunts quad cameras at the back.