Last few months have been all about smartphone launches. Samsung launched its flagship Galaxy S9 at Mobile World Congress in February. Huawei launched its flagship P20 and P20 Pro in Paris month. Chinese smartphone smartphone makers Oppo and Vivo also launched their R15 and X21 in China last month. Now it is the turn of
Cryptocurrency is the hottest trend in technology and OnePlus is apparently looking at venturing into developing the controversial digital currency. OnePlus has teased its 'PeiCoin' through a page on its website. Named after co-founder Carl Pei, the cryptocurrency will be exclusive to OnePlus users. On the detailed PeiCoin page, the company goes on to explain
Here s another one adding to the many OnePlus 6 rumors. The much-rumored smartphone has been spotted on an Indian certification website, BIS, with the device carrying the model number A6000. This number falls perfectly in line with the OnePlus 6 leaks in the past. The listing was first spotted by Killer Feature, and the
With the OnePlus 6 months (or possibly even weeks) away from launch, the rumor mill is on overdrive. We've already seen a handful of leaks from tipsters, including the possibility of a woodgrain-finish variant for the new phone. Even the recently launched Oppo R15 hints at what we can expect from the OnePlus 6. However,
Back in 2015, OnePlus launched the OnePlus X smartphone, which was an affordable option as compared to the then-flagships, OnePlus One and OnePlus 2. Now, lately some new rumors started to whirl up that the company is working on a certain OnePlus X2, which would launch this year. However, punching that rumor to dust, OnePlus
OnePlus, in partnership with famed fashion designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, will be launching a limited edition of the OnePlus 5 smartphone on September 22 in Paris. The phone will be called Callection , while the full name of the device will be OnePlus 5 JCC+ limited edition. The Castelbajac-inspired OnePlus 5 will be offered as a premium hardware variant, that will feature 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. In terms of pricing, the new OnePlus 5 is priced at 499 (Rs 43,300 approximately). There is no word on whether the company will launch the limited edition phone in India.
OnePlus is a young company, having been founded only three years ago in December 2013. Owned by Oppo and its parent company, BBK Electronics of China, this maverick smartphone manufacturer has achieved a lot in its three years in the market, following a strategy of keeping customers in mind when designing and developing its products.
OnePlus has been making millions of fans wait since about a month now for their OnePlus 2 invite. Co-founder Carl Pei had earlier mentioned that it will aggressively start rolling out invites from September 5 onwards, but that didn't happen either. Now, Pei has taken to the forum to apologize to its fans and investors, and admitted that the company has messed up the OnePlus 2 launch.
Not content with just the OnePlus 2, which was announced last week and goes on sale on August 11, OnePlus is planning to launch yet another smartphone towards the end of the year.
OnePlus just announced the OnePlus 2 to the world in a unique virtual reality event from inside their office itself. CEO Pete Lau and co-founder Carl Pei addressed most of the launch event where they showed us how the OnePlus 2 is unique with its USB Type C cable, fingerprint scanner, StyleSwap covers, the unique Alert Slider and more. Pei also announced that the company is hosting pop-up events across nine cities in the world incuding Delhi and Bangalore, to mingle with the OnePlus team and get a hands-on with the OnePlus 2 before it goes on sale on August 11.
As OnePlus gears up to launch its second flagship next week, co-founder Carl Pei gave some insight on how the OnePlus did. In an interview with Wall Street Journal, Pei said that the company had sold 1.5 million One handsets.
OnePlus is long rumored to be working on a wearable. Earlier this year, the company was expected to launch a smartwatch when it teased a new product category, only to disappoint the many eager fans. If however, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei s reaction to the wearable category is anything to go by, fans will have to wait a long time to see an OnePlus smartwatch.
OnePlus started selling its 10,000mAh power bank in India just yesterday, and today co-founder Carl Pei announced that it has already gone out of stock. The power bank priced at Rs 1,399, was available on Amazon India in silk white and sandstone black color variants.
OnePlus entered the Indian market in December last year, and in just months, the country is now the largest market for the smartphone company. The OnePlus One was a huge hit in India, and the company feels that keeping its focus on smartphones is essential currently. With this strategy in mind, co-founder Carl Pei has said that the company has abandoned plans to launch a fitness band as they want the spotlight to not shift away from smartphones, at least not in the short run.
With the massive success of OnePlus One, the company has managed to achieve quite a few loyal fans in its regime. The Shenzen-based startup has sold as many as 1 million smartphones last year, and is currently busy working on the OnePlus Two. In a new development,Bloomberg reports that the company will also launch another cheaper smartphone this year, apart from the successor to the OnePlus One.
In a new development, OnePlus CEO Carl Pei announced that the much awaited Cyanogen OS 12S will be rolled out in the 'next few days' to all OnePlus One users. Responding to a user query on Twitter, Pei said that the CM 12S just passed certification and then confirmed that the Lollipop-based OS will be rolled out in a couple of days.
Contrary to previous announcement, OnePlus One has confirmed that it won't roll out its home built OxygenOS today. During an AMA on Reddit, the OnePlus team announced it would most likely not be able to meet the deadline that they had previously announced.
Putting an end to all speculation, Carl Pei, co-founder OnePlus announced on Twitter that Indian users will get the Cyanogen OS CM12S OTA update. Thus, all users who have purchased the OnePlus One device in the last couple of months will receive the Cyanogen update, even as Oxygen OS is expected to be available from March 27.
Last month in a chat with BGR India, Carl Pei, Director of OnePlus Global, had revealed that the company would be launching the OnePlus Two sometime in Q2 or Q3 of this year. But seems like the OnePlus Two won t be the only phone the Chinese company will launch this year.
OnePlus made its debut in the Indian smartphone market yesterday by launching the One. The flagship device will be available on Amazon India, and in a chat with BGR India, Carl Pei, Director of OnePlus Global, said that the company has shipped 20,000 units of the smartphone in the first batch.