OnePlus

  • The OnePlus 3T makes one of Android’s best bets even better

    The OnePlus 3T makes one of Android’s best bets even better

    OnePlus has always been a people pleaser. It’s an impulse grown, in part, from the hardware startups close connection to a tight-knit fanbase. As other new entrants like Le Eco on the smartphone scene push to be the biggest and flashiest, the company has been producing excellent handsets from the very beginning, devices capable of taking on the top flagships at a fraction of the… Read More

  • The OnePlus 3 is dead, long live the OnePlus 3T

    The OnePlus 3 is dead, long live the OnePlus 3T

    OnePlus hasn’t done a great job keeping a lid on the 3T. For the past week or so, both it and Qualcomm have been seeding social media with glimpses of the upcoming smartphone, finally taking the official wraps off the device today, a mere five months after launching its latest flagship, the OnePlus 3. Those worried about the company cannibalizing its still fresh handset rest assured… Read More

  • OnePlus will launch its new device November 15

    OnePlus will launch its new device November 15

    That new OnePlus device that Qualcomm not so subtly hinted at yesterday? It’s going to launch next week. The company took to its own Twitter account with a little news of its own, announcing that the hardware will be officially shown off a week from yesterday. An exceptionally brief video confirmed the chipmaker’s assertion that the device will sport a Snapdragon 821 (at 2.35GHz)… Read More

  • Qualcomm teases a new OnePlus device sporting a Snapdragon 821

    Qualcomm teases a new OnePlus device sporting a Snapdragon 821

    There’s still a little time to get a handset out before year’s end. And while increased competition from a number of relative new manufacturers (not to mention Google) have seemingly made things a bit more crowded, Samsung’s recent struggles have, perhaps, left an opening for another flagship. At just under three years old, OnePlus certainly still qualifies as a newcomer, but… Read More

  • OnePlus says it’s temporarily halting European sales to meet increased demand

    OnePlus says it’s temporarily halting European sales to meet increased demand

    Say what you will about OnePlus’ now-defunct invite system — it certainly helped the company control its supplies and gauge demand. The launch of the OnePlus 3 marked a brave new, invite-free world — one that’s apparently come with a few growing pains as the company works to meet demand. Co-founder Carl Pei took to the company’s forums to announce that it will… Read More

  • The OnePlus 3 packs a flagship-sized punch at $399

    A great phone doesn’t need a great back story. But it certainly doesn’t hurt. The world wasn’t exactly desperate for another player or a new spin on Android when OnePlus partnered with Cyanogen to announce the One in April 2014 (a measly five months after launching the company), but the company managed to build a passionate online following while impressing the pants… Read More

  • The OnePlus 3 will launch invite-free on June 14th

    The OnePlus 3 will launch invite-free on June 14th

    OnePlus will be dropping one of its signature features from its upcoming smartphone. And really, it’s a good sign for the Chinese smartphone maker. Previous generations of handsets have been regulated by an invite system, something put in place by the company early on as it attempted to find its place in a seemingly overcrowded market. All in all, the last few years have been pretty good… Read More

  • OnePlus gives away 30,000 VR headsets ahead of latest smartphone launch

    OnePlus gives away 30,000 VR headsets ahead of latest smartphone launch

    OnePlus is making another push into VR after it announced plans to run the launch of its next smartphone in virtual reality (again), with a shopping experience to match. The China-based firm jumped on the VR wagon when it launched the OnePlus 2 last summer. For that launch, OnePlus gave away over 30,000 specially customized Google Cardboard viewers to let its community of fans tune in and… Read More

  • Crunch Network

    The 5 Best Mid-Range Phones Of 2015

    When it comes to phones, the word “flagship” was tossed around a lot in 2015. We saw it get attached to devices that are priced at the midrange, as well as certain top-performing devices that were priced far lower than the usual “flagship” phones. Read More