Category: OnePlus

Smartphones today are not only becoming more powerful, they’re also becoming slightly a bit eccentric in their appearance. Never mind the notches and punch-holes on the screen, their backs are becoming visually busier, courtesy of a growing number of cameras and sensors there. Not one to always jump on the latest fads, it seems that OnePlus is putting a bit of sanity to its design, with the…

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Even with all the uncertainty and chaos that the COVID-19 virus has caused all over the world, it’s still business as usual for some phone makers, especially those that have yet to announce their 2020 contenders. OnePlus may be stepping up its schedule a month early if rumors are correct but, unsurprisingly, almost everything about the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro has become common knowledge by…

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Today OnePlus revealed a new branding direction for their smartphone and smart accessories company. Instead of rolling with a branding that relied on rectangles and a number one made of boxes, this new brand is simpler, stronger, and slightly less brutal. Two major marks changed – one the “OnePlus” logo, the other the “Never Settle” tagline.

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Today we’re taking a peek at the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro before their full release, likely in a few weeks. The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro are both set to appear at around the same time – probably in a schedule similar to that of the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro, with different releases in different regions. Today’s bump into near-certainty for details comes courtesy of Robert Downey Jr. and photographer /…

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OnePlus prides itself on not jumping onto bandwagons at the earliest opportunity but isn’t one to shy away from changing its mind eventually. That was the case with the headphone jack and it might be the case for a few things in the upcoming OnePlus 8. While it’s still playing coy about those other features, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau is in no ways mum over the company going all-in on 5G this year…

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Best old flagships that’s worth your money in 2020 – and ones to avoid

Contrary to what manufacturers would have you thinking, phones last for well more than just a year. New ads may make the new phones look sleek, but their predecessors were just there a couple of months before. And chances are, most of them are now half the price.

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OnePlus 8 5G: on Verizon at last?

A new OnePlus launcher release was analyzed this week by intrepid software developers who discovered some interesting clues about the company’s future. Inside the code for this launcher app were found several references to Verizon-specific OnePlus devices. One appeared with the code name “OnePlus8VZW” – which could mean more than one thing, but it appeared just before “OnePlus8TMO” – which pretty…

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OnePlus IDEAS revealed: Brainstorms rewarded with event tickets

OnePlus just revealed a system with which they’ll accept ideas from their community for possible implementation in their products. To reward users for ideas that make their way to implementation, OnePlus said they’ll be giving away VIP Tickets to OnePlus events along with round-trip tickets and one-night accommodations for said event. They’ll also be giving community members “Community credits”…

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OnePlus 8 specs leaked from Lite to Pro

It’s still a month before OnePlus makes its big announcement that could be its biggest one in quite a while. It is expected to have three, not just two, smartphones to reveal but the exact differences between them have mostly been in name and partly in size. Thanks to some new leaks, however, we may now have a more complete picture of what the phones will bring and at least one of them might be…

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OnePlus 8 to be announced a month earlier than usual

While health concerns have made online product announcements a necessity now, OnePlus has long taken advantage of the Internet in spreading the word farther than an in-person event could. That also has the advantage of not being tied down to a specific event or date, which is probably why OnePlus can be a bit more flexible with its time. For the past years or so, the company has announced its…

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