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OnePlus extends warranty and return periods due to coronavirus (Update: Loaner device program details)

Most companies have been putting out statements to assure customers during the coronavirus pandemic, and OnePlus is no exception. Following up on a post published last week, the company has just announced that it is extending warranty coverage and return periods to make things a little easier for customers. It's also working on a "back-up device program" that lets you apply for a loaner device while your own undergoes repairs.

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Smaller OnePlus 8 shows off 6.5-inch screen and punch-hole camera in leaked press renders

OnePlus' new phones for 2020 seem to be fast-approaching. Earlier this week, details about both the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro were leaked, though only images of the Pro were published. Now we have our first look at the smaller model, and it looks... a lot like the larger 8 Pro.

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Always-on display finally coming to OnePlus phones

Although the company has been teasing us with the idea for almost a year now, OnePlus has just announced that a much-requested always-on display feature is coming. The company says that the feature is "on our roadmap" and being fine-tuned following widespread requests via the new IDEAS platform, but there's still no date attached to the promise.

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OnePlus 8 Pro surfaces in luscious green shade with IP68 and 30W wireless charging

As OnePlus handsets have gradually moved up the pricing ladder, buyers have become less forgiving of several premium features that the company conveniently skips out on — including a proper IP rating and wireless charging. Both these sore points will be addressed with OnePlus’ upcoming 8 series according to India-based tipster Ishan Agarwal, who also detailed some of the key specifications of the lineup earlier this month.

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OnePlus launches its own mobile payment system

Fans of OnePlus will be glad to hear that the company has pushed out is own new payment system, but they'll be sad to note that it's only available in China for the time being. The new OnePlus Pay works over NFC and is available for OnePlus 7T and 7T Pros running HydrogenOS.

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Android 10 update for Sprint OnePlus 7 Pro 5G now rolling out (Updated)

While the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro received Android 10 in September, the company has been very quiet about when the latest major release would hit its first 5G phone, the 7 Pro 5G. CEO Pete Lau finally took to the OnePlus forums with information on the update, but he's bearing bad news. Due to "more rigorous tests, debugging and optimizations" than anticipated, the manufacturer is expecting to launch Android 10 in the first quarter of 2020.

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OnePlus's March 18 branding reveal spoiled by Chinese trademark office

Corporate branding usually isn't anyone's jam, but it's part of how a company tries to convince consumers that buy its products that supposedly suited to their lifestyles. It is with this notion in mind that we report the brand makeover OnePlus will undertake on Wednesday.

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OxygenOS Open Beta 10 released for OnePlus 7/7 Pro, includes Live Caption and February security patch

OnePlus' Open Beta program gives device owners the ability to try out bleeding-edge software before it's ready for the masses. Those of you with a OnePlus 7 or 7 Pro can now give Open Beta 10 a spin, which has a few key improvements — including the Live Caption feature that came to Pixel devices last year.

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OnePlus thinks snowball-throwing robots are a good way to demonstrate the potential of 5G (Update: Livestream)

OnePlus, as it is known to do, got everyone excited for a big reveal with a teaser video yesterday. In fairness, it did say it wouldn't be a phone or a commercial product, but I'll bet you didn't guess what it would actually end up being. Today, the company unveiled something we've all been waiting for, something many have tried and failed to achieve, something humanity really needs right now: the world's first 5G-powered interactive snowball fight.

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