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Upcoming OnePlus 5/5T update to add Google Lens and camera improvements

Upcoming OnePlus 5/5T update to add Google Lens and camera improvements

posted: 16 Jul 2018, 21:40

Apart from adding Google Lens support, this update should also bring improved photo clarity and optimizations, which are meant to reduce the oil painting effect (or entirely prevent it)...

OnePlus 5 and 5T soon to get Project Treble support and new user interface

OnePlus 5 and 5T soon to get Project Treble support and new user interface

posted: 03 Jul 2018, 17:25

OnePlus has just released a new OxygenOS beta build that specifically brings Project Treble support to both its previous flagships. On top of that, the changes include a new user interface, support for accent...

New OnePlus 5/5T update fixes bootloader security issue and Bluetooth connection

New OnePlus 5/5T update fixes bootloader security issue and Bluetooth connection

posted: 20 Jun 2018, 12:49

If you own the OnePlus 5, the update weighs in at 58MB, while the OnePlus 5T's update weighs in at 64MB...

OnePlus pushing out new beta updates to the OnePlus 3/3T and 5/5T

OnePlus pushing out new beta updates to the OnePlus 3/3T and 5/5T

posted: 30 May 2018, 14:24

The latest open beta updates for OnePlus 3/3T and 5/5T bring a lot of improvements and optimizations meant to further enhance user experience...

Latest OnePlus 5/5T update is huge, adds new gesture, fixes some issues

Latest OnePlus 5/5T update is huge, adds new gesture, fixes some issues

posted: 28 May 2018, 17:43

The OxygenOS 5.1.2 update for the OnePlus 5 and 5T weighs in at 1.6GB because it's a full ROM update...

Group MMS feature comes with OxygenOS Open Beta for OnePlus 5/5T, OnePlus 3/3T

Group MMS feature comes with OxygenOS Open Beta for OnePlus 5/5T, OnePlus 3/3T

posted: 15 May 2018, 20:21

Tomorrow, the OnePlus 6 will be unveiled in London at 12 noon EDT. But right now, members of the manufacturer's Open Beta program are receiving OxygenOS updates to the OnePlus 5/5T and OnePlus 3/3T. The...

OnePlus 5 and 5T beta update adds Launcher and Switch improvements

OnePlus 5 and 5T beta update adds Launcher and Switch improvements

posted: 15 May 2018, 03:02

The latest open beta update for OnePlus 5 and 5T is meant to further improve two important apps that come pre-installed on these phones: Launcher and Switch...

OnePlus 5 and 5T soon to be updated with new touch gesture, other improvements

OnePlus 5 and 5T soon to be updated with new touch gesture, other improvements

posted: 25 Apr 2018, 20:40

OnePlus added a new touch gesture for both smartphones, which will allow users to double-tap to lock the screen. The new function can be found in the launcher settings, so make sure to enable it after applying...

OnePlus 5 and 5T finally getting Android 8.1 Oreo, here are all the changes

OnePlus 5 and 5T finally getting Android 8.1 Oreo, here are all the changes

posted: 16 Apr 2018, 10:34

f you own the OnePlus 5 or 5T, you can expect some other improvements besides the usual Android 8.1 Oreo stuff, including a newer security patch...

OnePlus: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

OnePlus: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

posted: 14 Apr 2018, 10:39

In this piece, we're going to take a look at what OnePlus has been able to do in continuing to be a disruptive force in the space, as we'll talk up points about its history, key strategies, and accomplishments. With that in mind, this is OnePlus yesterday,...

Buggy open beta software pulled by OnePlus for several models

Buggy open beta software pulled by OnePlus for several models

posted: 08 Apr 2018, 22:03

OnePlus must have pushed out some rather buggy Open Beta updates to its customers. These non-final builds are usually rough in spots because they are used to test out new features; they are not made to be installed on OnePlus...

Latest OnePlus 5 and 5T beta updates bring Gaming mode and Launcher improvements

Latest OnePlus 5 and 5T beta updates bring Gaming mode and Launcher improvements

posted: 29 Mar 2018, 08:38

The most important improvement is the network boost in Gaming mode, which is supposed to give network priority to the gaming App in the background...

OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T receive Android 8.1 Open Beta

OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T receive Android 8.1 Open Beta

posted: 12 Mar 2018, 10:59

OnePlus has started to rollout Open Beta 6 for the OnePlus 5 and Open Beta 4 for the OnePlus 5T. This contains the Android 8.1 Oreo update for both handsets, and considering that it is a Beta, users have the chance to opt-in to receive...

OnePlus 5 receives Android 8.1 Oreo via OxygenOS Open Beta 6 update

OnePlus 5 receives Android 8.1 Oreo via OxygenOS Open Beta 6 update

posted: 10 Mar 2018, 14:03

The latest open beta update released by OnePlus brings Android 8.1 Oreo, along with some additional new features and improvements...

Update that brings streaming HD video to the OnePlus 5/5T is available with one big caveat

Update that brings streaming HD video to the OnePlus 5/5T is available with one big caveat

posted: 24 Feb 2018, 23:17

Last December, we told you that the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T do not support HD streaming video from several popular sites such as Google Play Movies, Netflix, and Amazon Video. The reason...

OnePlus 5 and 5T beta update removes 'infamous' Clipboard app, adds new gesture

OnePlus 5 and 5T beta update removes 'infamous' Clipboard app, adds new gesture

posted: 30 Jan 2018, 12:28

Even though the Chinese company recently released a statement denying the Clipboard app sends data to China, it appears that it cave in under users pressure and decided to remove it completely...

OxygenOS 5.0/Android 8.0 Oreo update resumes for OnePlus 5

OxygenOS 5.0/Android 8.0 Oreo update resumes for OnePlus 5

posted: 06 Jan 2018, 13:09

OnePlus offered a nice Christmas gift to OnePlus 5 owners last year, but little did we know that the OxygenOS 5.0 based on Android Oreo would be pulled only days later. The culprit? A bug that would cause issues with third-party...

Global OxygenOS 5.0 OTA update for the OnePlus 5, based on Android 8.0, has been canceled

Global OxygenOS 5.0 OTA update for the OnePlus 5, based on Android 8.0, has been canceled

posted: 02 Jan 2018, 19:07

Late last month (which in turn makes it late last year), the OnePlus 5 received an OTA update that included OxygenOS 5.0. The latter is based on Android 8.0, thus giving owners of the device...

OnePlus 5 gets Face Unlock feature via OxygenOS open beta 3

OnePlus 5 gets Face Unlock feature via OxygenOS open beta 3

posted: 30 Dec 2017, 10:56

Aside from Face Unlock and the December security patch, OxygenOS open beta 3 brings several other improvements and many bug fixes...

OnePlus reveals why and how Face Unlock is coming to the OnePlus 5

OnePlus reveals why and how Face Unlock is coming to the OnePlus 5

posted: 28 Dec 2017, 13:41

A few days ago, OnePlus confirmed that its facial recognition feature Face Unlock, is coming to the OnePlus 5. This morning, OnePlus announced the 'why and how' this is being done. The why is pretty simple to see. The...

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