If you have any of OnePlus' devices on the latest version of the software available, then they are all vulnerable to a Man-in-the-Middle attack. This attack would intercept the OTA update request and replace it with an older version of the software. This wouldn't cause the phone to factory reset...
Back in June, OnePlus said the OnePlus 2 would receive the Nougat update sometime in the future. Fans have been constantly asking about it in the forums but even the latest beta for the device was only with Marshmallow and the company has refused to talk about the update.
Franco had originally announced he was bringing FrancoKernel to the OnePlus X a long time ago, but just never got around to it. Today marks the initial release of the kernel though, and it can be installed right now.
We're starting to see more and more devices receiving nightly builds for CM14.1, and the latest batch includes the following. . .
- Samsung Galaxy S III, Sprint model (d2spr)
- OnePlus X (onyx)
- Motorola Moto E 2015 (otus)
- Motorola Moto E original (condor)
- Motorola Moto G4 and G4 Plus...
In the second part of the Carl Pei interview that was conducted over on XDA, we get to read what Carl has to say about past and future software updates, why they left the OnePlus X behind, how people feel about the new UX changes and what the future holds for OnePlus.
OnePlus recently started rolling out Android 6.0.1 to the OnePlus X, but some owners have noticed an issue with the Play Store app after the update. If you have updated your OnePlus X and can't get the app to open, then you should disable the Google+ app and then restart your phone.
OnePlus is finally rolling out Marshmallow to the OnePlus X, the company's first and last 5" device. The update comes a month after the announcement of Marshmallow-based Oxygen OS 3.1 "community build", which served as a beta for today's stable update.
During an AMA on Reddit, OnePlus revealed that it plans to release the Marshmallow update for the OnePlus X during the first full week of October. OnePlus also shared that the company is already working on the Android 7.0 update for the OnePlus 3, but no information was shared as to when the...
OnePlus has just pushed out a new community build for the OnePlus 3, as well as for the OnePlus X.
The new OnePlus 3 build includes the following changes. . .
- Added “kill all background processes” button in recents menu
- Added long press options in messages application
If you have any OnePlus smartphone, the device is sending your IMEI number over a standard HTTP POST command (instead of opting for HTTPS) when it checks for an update.
So if anyone is on the same network as you, and they're monitoring the traffic, they could steal your IMEI number if your...
OnePlus chimed in to clarify recent murmurings that the OnePlus X has been retired. While the Champagne model is sold out with no plans to return, OnePlus says that the Onyx model will continue to be replenished over the next few months, and that they were simply caught on a down period of stock.
The OnePlus X's stock is dwindling, and OnePlus might have no plans to replenish it. Many are reporting that OnePlus will let OnePlus X stock run out without any plans to bring it back to the company's online store. This would be strange as the phone has only been available for 8 months.
At the OnePlus 3 launch event yesterday, Oneplus CEO Pete Lau stated that the company will be scaling back it product offerings by eliminating the OnePlus X line. Rather than focusing the company's efforts on multiple product lines, OnePlus will be focused purely one "true flagship" device. The...
If you look at the OnePlus merchant page on Amazon UK, you'll notice that you can finally buy the OnePlus 2 from the popular online retailer.
We're told that the OnePlus X will also be coming soon, and that both of these products are coming to the United States Amazon store as well.
OnePlus today announced that they've lowered the prices on all their smartphones. This is likely to make room for the OnePlus 3 which is said to be due out next month.
The 64GB OnePlus One becomes $249, the OnePlus X becomes $199, and the OnePlus 2 becomes $299 after this change. Furthermore...
Relatively low prices and a wide-open attitude towards user customization make OnePlus phones popular with the ROM crowd. They're getting a big boon today, as official CyanogenMod support comes to the smaller, cheaper OnePlus X.
The X is equipped with the custom Oxygen OS, but for those who...
OnePlus has just announced a little promotion they are doing for anyone who wants to purchase a OnePlus 2 or a OnePlus X.
During the promotion, you can get your choice of a free StyleSwap cover or case with your purchase of either device.
OnePlus has launched a new smartphone exchange program where-in those trading-in their old smartphone for a OnePlus device will be entitled to receive discounts up to about $240.
The offer is valid on the purchase of the OnePlus One, OnePlus 2, as well as the OnePlus X.