OnePlus Announces OnePlus 3T Midnight Black, Available in Limited Quantities March 24 at Hypebeast

OnePlus is following up its special edition Colette Edition of the OnePlus 3T by releasing another all-black version here in the US. Sold exclusively at Hypebeast’s online store on March 24 at noon Eastern, only 250 units will be available.

What’s special about this 3T? Well, it comes in matte black that is dubbed “Midnight Black.” It sports 128GB storage and 6GB RAM while retailing for $479. Those are the only differences between this and the previous 3T models.  (more…)

OnePlus is Releasing a Special Edition 3T That You Have Almost Zero Chance of Buying

On March 21, should you happen to be in Paris to get in a little shopping, you may want to stop by Colette to try and snag a special edition of the OnePlus 3T. The “global startup” has partnered with the Paris fashion boutique to offer a OnePlus 3T Colette Edition that is limited to just 250 phones.

The phones will be sold in a pop-up shop inside Colette and will cost EUR 479.  (more…)

OnePlus 3 and 3T Get Android 7.1.1 Open Beta That You Can Install Right Now

OnePlus dropped a new beta update on OnePlus 3 and 3T owners this morning in the form of Android 7.1.1. Oh yeah, it’s 7.1.1 Nougat update time, child.

The build is available as an “open” beta, which means we can all update to it right now without much work. You see, OnePlus makes updating incredibly easy as long as you have a file to flash. With these open betas, that’s exactly what they provide.  (more…)

OnePlus 3T 128GB Model Now Up for Pre-Order

Had you been holding off on purchasing the OnePlus 3T because you really wanted the 128GB model? If so, we have good news to share today. The 128GB model is now up for pre-order and says it’ll ship within the next 8 days.

The 128GB model comes in Gunmetal and costs $479. The jump to 128GB of storage from 64GB costs an extra $40, in case you were wondering. That actually seems like a pretty decent price when you consider the fact that Apple or Google would probably ask that you fork over another $100 for the added capacity.  (more…)

OnePlus New Year’s Resolution: Ship Phones More Quickly to Buyers

OnePlus has big plans for the start of 2017 regarding its ability to ship phones to buyers as soon as a purchase is made. With OnePlus, typically, you order your new phone and then maybe receive it in a few weeks. This is due to high demand of its smartphones, which is completely understandable, but folks don’t tend to enjoy waiting too long for their purchases.  (more…)

OnePlus Starts Pushing Nougat Update to OnePlus 3 and 3T

On New Year’s Eve, OnePlus squeezed in a couple of announcement posts to share to the world that Android Nougat is here for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. Well, sort of. They announced that they were starting the incremental rollout of each update, so you may not have seen it yet, as they do so slowly to hopefully not send out an update that could cause problems for everyone. Related, though, they also released a beta of Nougat for the OnePlus 3T, for those who don’t want to wait for the stable build.  (more…)