If a new report is to be believed, OnePlus is working on a major firmware update for the OnePlus 5, its 2017 flagship smartphone. OnePlus is reportedly working on OxygenOS 4.6, the next major update for the handset. It’s said that the update will significantly improve battery life for the OnePlus 5. Who doesn’t love more battery life?
You might have heard that a bug was recently discovered in the OnePlus 5 in which for some users, trying to call 911 would force the phone into a reboot. This is clearly a pretty big problem, but thankfully OnePlus was quick with their response and a hotfix was pushed out several days later.
OnePlus customers have often had to wait for a considerable amount of time before the order that they’ve placed is actually dispatched. The company started off 2017 by saying that it was going to work hard to eliminate this problem and ensure that its devices are available for immediate dispatch, meaning that the units would ship merely hours after customers placed the order. It has been working towards that goal […]
A couple of days ago we heard about a bug that was irking many OnePlus 5 owners. Several OnePlus 5 owners had reported that they were unable to dial 911 on their handset. Whenever they tried to do that the handset would just reboot. That’s certainly not an ideal scenario because you want to be able to reach emergency services at all times. OnePlus has figured out the issue and […]
A very serious bug appears to be affecting quite a few OnePlus 5 units. Many users have complained that when they try to call 911 on their handset, it reboots on its own. The potential implications of this bug can be very harmful as the device is essentially preventing people from reaching out to emergency services.
With our smartphone cameras being more capable than compact cameras back in the day, it’s safe to say that many of us out there are starting to use our phones as our main camera for photography and video, which is why companies like OnePlus are stepping up their game with dual cameras on the OnePlus 5.
Based on early reviews of the OnePlus 5, it seems that some users have encountered a problem with the phone in the form of a jelly scrolling effect, which basically means that when scrolling on the phone, it has a stuttering kind of effect and does not provide a particularly smooth experience.
Recently we have been hearing some complaints about the OnePlus 5 and how some users are experiencing a jelly scrolling effect when using the handset. According to our own review of the phone, we did not notice such a thing, but a couple of major publications have and are even considering returning the handset.
With rumors starting as early as February, the OnePlus 5 is ont of the most anticipated and most researched smartphone of 2017. OnePlus has made a name for itself by building phones with good design and powerful technical features, at a reasonable price. Just as expected, the phone has launched as the summer started, and OnePlus’ CEO is saying that it is their fastest-selling device ever. We’ve taken one for […]
Yesterday it was reported that some users who had gotten their hands on the OnePlus 5 were reporting problems in the form of a jelly scrolling effect. Basically for some users when they are scrolling through the phone, the screen appears to stutter, like when you shake a jelly and it kind of wobbles.
Due to the fact that when a product is undergoing tested on an extremely limited release, such as with a handful of employees, it is safe to say that there will be issues that they will not be able to detect until it has made its way into the hands of the masses, where a product will go through all kinds of situations.
For a while now, Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus has been dominating in the speed tests, beating out pretty much every phone released in 2016, and even topping the 2017’s Samsung Galaxy S8. However it seems that Apple could have finally found its match in the recently announced OnePlus 5.
The OnePlus 5 has officially gone on sale and for the most part, the handset is still relatively affordable when you consider that other flagship handsets are priced several hundred dollars above it. However at the same time it isn’t exactly what one would call cheap either, but for our readers in Europe, not to worry.
The OnePlus 5 was announced last week and during the announcement, OnePlus confirmed that the phone would be available for purchase on the 27th of June. For those who have been eagerly anticipating the handset, the wait is over as it is now the 27th of June which means that you can pop on over to OnePlus’ website and get your hands on it.