OnePlus 6 teaser tells us how many days left until the phone is unveiled

Just in case you forgot how many days remain until the unveiling of the OnePlus 6, OnePlus has disseminated a tweet containing a video that will remind you. The video shows the number 3 in neon, and just before the ten second clip is over, the number flickers and quickly changes to a 6 before switching back to the previous number. On May 16th, OnePlus will unveil (as one phone manufacturer might say) “the best OnePlus yet.” The event is being held in London, and starts at 12 noon EDT time in the U.S.

The OnePlus 6 will feature a 6.3-inch AMOLED screen with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 for …


OnePlus 6 to feature Pixel 2 and iPhone X-rivaling camera

The latest OnePlus 6 teaser hints at a camera that will take on some of the best camera mobile offerings out there. OnePlus is currently set to unveil the OnePlus 6 in just five days’ time, with the smartphone expected to boast a number of high-end specs, among which will be a new dual-camera setup. Now, thanks to the brand’s latest teaser, it appears the company is certainly confident in its new smartphone’s photography capabilities.

The teaser in question challenges Twitter users to match four pictures to the respective devices, the options being Google’s Pixel 2, Samsung’s Galaxy …

Win prizes in the OnePlus 6 Countdown Madness game

Are you a wordsmith? Well then, you can show off your wit and clever writing skills in the OnePlus 6 Countdown Madness game. It’s quite easy to play. The OnePlus 6 is going to be unveiled on May 16th, so today being the 11th would be T-5 days before the introduction. If you decide to play the game, today you would write a comment on the OnePlus Countdown Madness forum that totals five words. For example, “The Heat should trade Whiteside.” Links and images do NOT count as words, so keep that in mind. All five word comments posted today (May 11th) will be eligible for prizes.

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This is what the OnePlus 6 will probably look like

The OnePlus 6 is nearing its May 16 release date and smartphone fans are certainly excited. While it’s a small company, OnePlus certainly managed to make a name for itself in the short span of 4 years. The fact that its phones pack flagship hardware but only sell for a fraction of a top-tier phone’s price is definitely a huge factor. But guerilla tactics and viral marketing also played their part.

Despite the fact that OnePlus phones are cheaper than your Galaxies and your iPhones out there, they still look, feel, and operate mostly like a high-class device. Of course, corners have to be …

OnePlus upgrades its trade-in program just before the OnePlus 6 is unveiled

With the OnePlus 6 expected to be unveiled a week from today, the company announced an improved trade-in program to help prospective buyers save some cash. After all, the OnePlus 6 will probably be the company’s most expensive phone yet; notches and IP certification ratings don’t come cheaply, you know. With the new trade-in plan, devices from any manufacturer can be used in a trade, but higher values will be given to those products made by Apple, Samsung, Sony, Huawei and Google.

Those turning in a OnePlus 3 or newer model will find a little extra money in their trade-in checks. OnePlus …

The OnePlus 6 was just caught in use by the company's own CEO

The OnePlus 6 has appeared in a fresh set of hands-on images. There is still just over a week to go before the official unveiling but, thanks to a new set of photographs, the upcoming flagship appears to have been spotted in what seems to have been a public meeting between OnePlus’ CEO Pete Lau and Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan.

From what can be seen, the company’s CEO appears to have chosen the public meeting to unveil the device to Bachchan, with this encounter subsequently being captured and posted on the actor’s official Twitter account. In the images, both white and black variants …

OnePlus 6 heart rate sensor hinted at in new teaser

OnePlus has teased the inclusion of a heart rate sensor in the OnePlus 6. OnePlus has continued to tease a number of device features in the leadup to the announcement and now, with just over a week to go before the official unveiling, the company’s latest social media post hints at a possible heart rate sensor.

As can be seen in the image, a cardiogram is clearly the main focus of the teaser along with a number “6” that is placed towards the center, suggesting the upcoming flagship could feature a heart rate monitor. Furthermore, the image was accompanied by a caption which makes reference …

Google Lens integration starts rolling out to some OnePlus smartphones

Unfortunately, Google Lens integration is not as widespread as one would think, even though Google promised to bring it to as many high-end smartphones as possible. The search giant’s feature made it to Google Photos back in March, but only a handful of smartphones have been “blessed” with Google Lens until now.

If you own the Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+, Galaxy S9/S9+ or Note 8, then you should already benefit from Google Lens integration via Google Assistant, but if you have other smartphones it’s unlikely that you can use it. The good news is full Google Lens integration is now rolling out …

New OnePlus 6 photos leak out, size its notch against the iPhone X and OnePlus 5T

OnePlus may be gearing up to unveil its 2018 flagship in two weeks, but the gist of it is already known, and leaks are coming as if there is no tomorrow. Fans of the OnePlus brand are expecting the upcoming OnePlus 6 to be the cheapest phone with Snapdragon 845 when it lands, but those calculations might be off the mark, as a recent rumor indicates. 
Still, there appears to be a healthy interest in its overall looks and today’s leak fleshes out the design quite a bit more, revealing the phone from all sides. It also gets sized up with an iPhone X to mark how much …

The OnePlus 6 could cost as much $600 according to reliable source

The OnePlus 6 looks set to become the most expensive OnePlus device so far. It has been rumored for some time now that the OnePlus 6 would continue the company’s trend of pushing its prices upwards and, thanks to information revealed to True Tech by a reliable source, this appears to have been confirmed.

The source in question previously provided the Indian pricing of last year’s OnePlus 5 ahead of its official debut and, if the information provided is once again accurate, the OnePlus 6’s pricing looks set to kick off at Rs. 36,999, or $555. This price would be related to the entry model, …