Android 9.0 Pie Now Available For The OnePlus 6

The problem with Android updates is that sometimes Android handset makers can be a bit slow about releasing them. However the good news is that if you’re a OnePlus 6 owner, it seems like the company did not take long to release the update for the phone, which is now available roughly after a month of its official release.


OnePlus 6 Gets Android 9 Pie In Open Beta

Android 9 Pie is the latest iteration of Google’s mobile platform but it doesn’t even figure in the latest distribution figures for the platform. The firmware update has only been released for Google’s Pixel handsets and the Essential Phone so far. It will be a while before other manufacturers release it. Some have started their own beta programs for the firmware before they release it to the public. OnePlus is […]


OnePlus 6T Said To Launch With T-Mobile In October

OnePlus has been selling its smartphones in the United States for a few years now but it has never had a carrier partner. Customers could buy its devices online and use it with their carrier of choice. They couldn’t purchase it from a carrier like T-Mobile or AT&T. The company had said that it would work to ink partnerships with carriers in the United States. A new report states that […]


OnePlus 6 Back To School Bundles Announced

If you’re looking for a deal on a new smartphone, OnePlus has you covered as the company has announced a back to school promotion which involve two bundles for the OnePlus 6, as well as several others for the older OnePlus 5T. The best part about these deals is that it seems that anyone can take advantage of them.


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OnePlus 6 Screen Flickering Issue Will Be Addressed In Next Update

A little over a week ago, some OnePlus 6 owners were complaining about how the displays on their phones were flickering. It seemed to have something to do with the light sensor as the displays seem to go dark and bright at very rapid speeds which created a flickering effect on the screen.


OnePlus Is Killing It In The Indian Premium Smartphone Market

Due to the fact that different countries have people with different needs, different priorities, and different budgets, there are reasons why some companies can thrive and why some can’t. Take for example companies such as Nokia and BlackBerry, both of whom continued to thrive in certain markets long after their popularity waned in the US.


Some OnePlus 6 Users Are Complaining Of Screen Flickering

oneplus 6Updates are usually viewed as a good thing since it means either improvements, bug fixes, or even new features. Unfortunately in some cases updates can also cause some unwanted side-effects, and in the case of OnePlus 6 owners, it appears that a recent update to the handset has caused some issue with the display.


OnePlus To Bring Selfie Portrait Mode To OnePlus 5, 5T

Portrait mode on the rear-facing cameras of smartphones is becoming an increasingly common feature. This is typically achieved through hardware by having the extra lens, or in the case of certain phones like the Google Pixels, this is (very convincingly) achieved through software. However portrait mode on front-facing cameras aren’t too common yet.


OnePlus 6 ‘Oil Painting’ Effect Fix Being Developed

Owners of multiple OnePlus smartphones have complained about an “oil painting” effect in the pictures taken with the smartphone. The complaints have been made by OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T, and OnePlus 6 owners. The company has since acknowledged the issue and confirmed that it’s working on a fix for the problem which is going to be rolled out in the not too distant future.


Amber Red OnePlus 6 Has Been Officially Launched

Back in the day when the majority of smartphones were only available in a black finish, seeing phones launched in white was such a rare sight. These days red appears to be a pretty popular alternative to white as we have seen quite a few handset manufacturers launch their phones in a red finish.


OnePlus 6 Update Will Improve Its Call Quality

Our phones have definitely evolved to do many things, such as take photos, play music, surf the web, play games, used for augmented and virtual reality, but at the end of the day, it is still a phone which means that it needs to make phone calls, otherwise it wouldn’t really be appropriate to call it a phone, right?


OnePlus 6 Bootloader Vulnerability Discovered, Fix Incoming

If there is a reason why some Android manufacturers choose to the lock the bootloaders on their devices, it would be to prevent outside code from being flashed onto the handset, which in theory should keep the device secure. Unfortunately a gate is only as secure as its lock, which in the case of the OnePlus 6 was found out not to be the case.


OnePlus 6 Silk White Goes On Sale This Week

It was revealed even before the handset was announced that the OnePlus 6 would be available in a white hue. Those who don’t want to pick up the device in a darker hue will now be delighted to find out that the OnePlus 6 is going to be available in Silk White this week. This is a limited edition color option, though, so those who want to pick one up […]


OnePlus 6 Face Unlock Fooled By Printed Photo

Face unlock isn’t really a new feature on the OnePlus 6 given that the company already allowed the OnePlus 5T to do this. However, since that device didn’t have depth sensing or 3D face mapping, it was simply using the front camera to recognize the user’s face. OnePlus didn’t add those components to the OnePlus 6 as well and it too relies on the front camera. This means that the […]