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OnePlus 5T Gets iPhone X-Inspired Navigation Gestures

04/16/2018, A gesture-based navigation system was introduced for the OnePlus 5T in the OxygenOS Beta Program back in January this year. Those who have used the beta will attest that the navigation gestures appear to be inspired by the iPhone X. After being exclusive...

OnePlus 5, 5T Will Get HD Netflix Playback, But There Is A Catch

02/25/2018, If one of the things you feel is missing from the OnePlus 5 and 5T handsets is HD Netflix playback, you’ll be pleased to learn that OnePlus has recently announced that both phones will be updated that will support HD playback on either phone. This is no...

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T To Get Face Unlock Feature Soon

01/12/2018, Due to the sheer amount of phones that some Android OEMs put out, sometimes you can’t really blame them for choosing to focus on their new devices when it comes to updates and new features, and with that being said, you really have to commend OnePlus on...


OnePlus 5 Face Unlock Feature Arrives In Latest Beta

01/01/2018, OnePlus introduced its Face Unlock feature with the OnePlus 5T and many expected that the company would bring this feature to the predecessor as well. OnePlus was likely going to bundle the feature with the Oreo update for the OnePlus 5. The...

OnePlus 5T Face Unlock Feature Confirmed For OnePlus 5

12/24/2017, The OnePlus 5T introduced a Face Unlock feature that was expected to arrive on the OnePlus 5 as well. It won’t be surprising given that both handsets are quite similar in terms of hardware. It was first reported last month that the OnePlus 5T Face...

Oreo-Based Oxygen OS 5.0 For OnePlus 5 Finally Released

12/24/2017, The OnePlus 5 is finally receiving its Android 8.0 Oreo update. A beta program was already underway and the company has now confirmed that the Android 8.0 Oreo-based firmware update is rolling out for the OnePlus 5 starting today. Oxygen OS 5.0 is now...

Netflix For OnePlus 5, 5T Can’t Play Videos In HD (For Now)

12/10/2017, With our smartphones sporting display resolutions that go beyond Full HD, it is no surprise that various video services are offering Full HD or higher-resolution video playback via their apps. Unfortunately for OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T owners, it appears...

OnePlus 5 Oreo Update Beta Launched

11/27/2017, OnePlus had promised to release Android 8.0 Oreo for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T a couple of months back. The company followed through on its promise recently and released the Oreo update for the aforementioned devices. The OnePlus 5 is next. While the...

OnePlus 5 Face Unlock Feature Possibly Included In Oreo Update

11/26/2017, OnePlus unveiled its new flagship smartphone recently, the OnePlus 5T. It comes with several improvements and Face Unlock is one of the new features. It enables users to scan their face to control access to their device. A new report suggests that the...

OnePlus 5T VS iPhone X In Speed Test

11/21/2017, Back in 2016 and in the early part of 2017, Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus appeared to dominate pretty much all of the competition when it came to speed tests, at least until the OnePlus 5 came along and we had a new winner. However with the iPhone X and its new...

OnePlus 5 Will Be Discontinued Once It Has Been Sold Out

11/20/2017, With the OnePlus 5T having been officially announced, we’re sure some are wondering what will become of the OnePlus 5? Does OnePlus plan on keeping two flagships around? One priced cheaper than the other? That’s pretty much the plan, at least for now...

OnePlus 5T Could Be More Expensive Than The OnePlus 5

11/09/2017, The OnePlus 5T will be the company’s next smartphone and this has been confirmed by OnePlus and their upcoming event in New York. However what is unclear is the pricing of the phone, which last we heard could be kept under $600, with some rumors...

OnePlus 5T Launch Expected On November 16th

10/29/2017, There have been a lot of rumors and reports about the OnePlus 5T recently. The company is expected to launch this new handset in the near future, even though OnePlus is yet to officially confirm the existence of this handset. A new leak suggests that the...