CyanogenMod, the popular alternative Android installer, is partnering with OnePlus to create a smartphone called the OnePlus One. This horribly named handset will be OnePlus s first phone, and OnePlus hopes to launch it in the first half of this year. Also Read - The xHelper malware explained: Why it is so dangerous and how to get rid of it?
According to OnePlus s announcement, The CyanogenMod team will work in tandem with us to combine the best hardware with the best software. This announcement is a boost for CyanogenMod, which had a brief appearance on the Google Play store last year before being removed in November. By having its software pre-installed on a handset, CyanogenMod can avoid dealing with Google Play altogether.