OnePlus One

Got a OnePlus One without CyanogenMod branding? There’s a good reason for that

Jan 29th - Folks ordering units from recently produced batches of the OnePlus One will notice that the iconic CyanogenMod branding is not present on the shipping box or the device itself. Find out why at the jump.

You can buy the OnePlus One without an invite tomorrow

Jan 19th - oneplus one no invite jan20 New year new gear, says OnePlus. The company has announced the first opportunity to buy the OnePlus One without an invite in 2015, and it goes down tomorrow, January 20th.

Skip the invite, win a OnePlus One from AndroidArea.com

Jan 15th - You’ve been wanting to get your hands on a OnePlus One, but the phone has a history of being notoriously hard to come by. If you’re still waiting for your opportunity, here is another one for you.

OnePlus releases first alpha of company’s new ROM, and it’s basically AOSP Lollipop

Jan 2nd - The folks at OnePlus revealed a while ago that they'd been working on their own ROM to pursue their own vision beyond CyanogenMod. We weren't sure what to expect from their first and early effort, but we do now: it's Android 5.0 Lollipop straight from the Android Open Source Project.

Readers’ Choice Awards: Biggest Fail of 2014

Dec 30th - With less than two days left in the year, we are down to our penultimate category in our 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards. It is now time to announce the winner for the one category where last place would be a better finish than first. Ladies and gentlemen, your choice for the Biggest Fail of 2014.

OnePlus celebrates 1-year anniversary with open sale and a new 10,000mAh power bank

Dec 17th - In case you didn't know, it's the one-year anniversary of OnePlus, and they're doing something a little special to celebrate. For starters, they've put on another opportunity to buy the OnePlus One without an invite, and have also introduced their latest accessory.

Top 10 Android Stories of 2014

Dec 16th - As the calendar gets closer to 2015 it's time to look back and recap the past year. 2014 will go down as one of the most important years in the history of Android. Here are the top 10 Android stories from 2014.

Upcoming OnePlus One update will integrate MaxxAudio enhancements for greatly improved sound

Dec 16th - OnePlus has announced a new forthcoming upgrade for the global version of their flagship handset, and it focuses on one big area of improvement that OnePlus and the CyanogenMod team felt they needed to address: audio.

OnePlus gives you another opportunity to buy a OnePlus One without an invite

Dec 10th - Looks like OnePlus is giving folks another opportunity to buy their first flagship handset -- the OnePlus One -- for the holidays without needing to track down an invite.

Come One, come all: OnePlus One invite system abandoned for Black Friday

Nov 28th - Many jokes have been made, sorrows endured, and laughter had over what many would call an abysmal promotional effort otherwise known as the OnePlus One invite system. We won't bother digging into old wounds - we'll let you do that on your own - and for now we'll just celebrate the fact that OnePlus is abandoning their invite system for the day.

OnePlus shows off first retail store, announces Black Friday deals with deeper discounts for sharing

Nov 26th - While jokes are still being made about the OnePlus One's invite system, it hasn't stopped the startup from opening up their very first retail store in China.

OnePlus posts details for second pre-sale opportunity November 17th

Nov 11th - After OnePlus's first attempt at pre-sales for the OnePlus One didn't go so well, the company is looking to change things this time around. The next opportunity takes place for one hour beginning November 17th 11AM Eastern time.

Reminder: OnePlus One pre-sales begin at 8am pacific for one hour only

Oct 27th - In case you forgot to set a reminder for yourself, here's a quick one: the OnePlus One pre-order system goes live today beginning at 8am pacific. It lasts for just one hour so be sure to ready yourself!

OnePlus One pre-orders begin October 27th, and you can get started right now

Oct 20th - OnePlus is nearly ready to kick off their pre-order system for the OnePlus One. The company has announced that pre-sales will open October 27th, giving you a chance to claim a device without having to hunt down an invite.

OnePlus and JBL team up for new affordable headphones

Oct 13th - A $40 pair of headphones isn't the most exciting bit of news to be had on a Monday morning, but OnePlus seems to be quite excited about a new partnership with JBL. The two have come together to introduce the JBL E1+.