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Mar 01, 2021
The news has arrived claiming that OnePlus will be announcing four new devices very soon. However, this might not be that surprising to some of you, as you might have seen the devices' names somewhere recently.
Feb 04, 2021
Good news for both Xiaomi and OnePlus users, the Mi 10T and Mi 10T Pro, as well as the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, have new software updates coming soon. For the Mi 10T series, Android 11 updates have just started rolling out in India and as for OnePlus 8 series, OxygenOS beta 6 is currently in development.
Updating your OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro to Oxygen OS 11 open beta 3 could potentially wipe all your data on the smartphoneNov 09, 2020
Based on a statement androidauthority, it seems that a bunch of users reported that all the data in their OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro have been fully wiped out after receiving an update for the Oxygen OS 11 open beta 3. Unfortunately, there is no official information in regards to what’s causing the data to be erased after updating, OnePlus’ staff mentioned on the forum to refrain from updating their smartphone until the problem has been rectified.
Oct 21, 2020
DxOMark recently unveiled the DXOMARK Display Score, which will be used to determine which smartphone has the best display. With that being said, DXOMARK has determined that the top 3 smartphones with the best displays go to the Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra, Galaxy S20 Ultra, as well as the OnePlus 8 Pro which scored 89, 87, and 88 points respectively.
Oct 11, 2020
For many OnePlus fans, updating to the beta of OxygenOS 11 was too risky for their taste. But if you are eager to try the new Android 11 features, you won't have to hold back for much longer. OnePlus has confirmed that a stable version of OxygenOS 11 will be rolling out for the OnePlus 8 series soon.
Jul 16, 2020
Now that Android 11 beta 2 is out for testing, some manufacturers have started to test the preview versions on their devices. Previously, OnePlus confirmed you will be able to try it out on the OnePlus 8 series. This will continue now that Android 11 beta 2 is out.
Jun 26, 2020
Earlier, we saw the news in which OnePlus might release their new device in a 4-part documentary series. Most of us already know that the upcoming device will be called either OnePlus Z or OnePlus Nord, and also some of its tech specs. However, the latest rumour is claiming that the cheaper alternative is getting a better front-facing camera setup compared to the OnePlus 8 series, so is it true?
Jun 12, 2020
OnePlus has officially announced that users of the OnePlus 8 series, will be eligible for early access to the Android 11 Beta operating system which introduces various features and improvements. Those who are interested in trying out the Android 11 Beta on their OnePlus 8 series smartphone, can find out more details on OnePlus’ official website.
May 30, 2020
Based on a statement by theverge.com, it seems that OnePlus recently pushed an update which disables the Photochrom feature which allows users to see through specific thin clothing and plastics via the camera on the OnePlus 8 Pro. Furthermore, they’ve also mentioned that they will enable the aforementioned feature once again in the future presumable with some tweaks.
May 15, 2020
Based on a tweet by @BenGeskin on Twitter, it seems that the OnePlus 8 Pro, which was launched exactly a month ago comes equipped with camera filter which allows it to see through some thin black plastic as well as thin black clothes. The user also included a video in his tweet, which shows how clearly the camera is able to see through the plastic when switching the filter to Photochrom.