OnePlus One

Last updated: Mar 6th, 2014.

The OnePlus One is a smartphone by start-up OnePlus, who has made noise in the tech world by being the first OEM to make a smartphone built for and with CyanogenMod from the ground up.

The device debuted starting at just $300, featuring an impressive spec list that includes a 5.5-inch 1080p HD display, a Snapdragon 801 2.5GHz quad-core processor, 3GB of RAM, up to 64GB of internal storage, a 13 megapixel rear camera, 5 megapixel front camera and more.

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OnePlus permanently chops $50 off the cost of all their phones

OnePlus today announced a permanent price reduction across the entirety of their current smartphone lineup. The reduction is a nice $50 for the OnePlus One, OnePlus X, and the OnePlus 2. That brings the devices’ starting prices to $199, $249, and $299, respectively.

OnePlus spends $300k to prominently display their smartphones in House of Cards season 4

There’s something about being a smartphone/Android enthusiast that we’re constantly trying to identify every piece of tech whether in real life or cinema. According to OnePlus, they were willing to fork over $300,000 to get their phones — OnePlus One, OnePlus 2 and OnePlus X — into the hands of prominent House of Cards characters. Did spot them?

How to root the OnePlus Anything [VIDEO]

If you’re not experienced in the rooting world, you may not know where to start. If you want to get started, and happen to have a OnePlus device, we’ve got the perfect starting place.

OnePlus introduces an all-inclusive protection plan for their phones

OnePlus today announced a new protection plan for those whose OnePlus phones might need to be cared for soon. It’s called On-Guard, and it’s simple: you pay money, you get coverage. Whether it’s a drop, spill or a mechanical malfunction, OnePlus will service your device for up to 1 or 2 years

Cyanogen OS 12.1 begins rolling out to the OnePlus One

Cyanogen OS 12.1 is now rolling out to the OnePlus One! This is probably the biggest update Cyanogen OS is going to get ahead of Marshmallow availability. It brings a ton of great new features and changes you’ll want to get your hands on ASAP.

OnePlus One sold over 1.5 million units in its first year

OnePlus doesn’t often talk about sales numbers, but the company’s cofounder Carl Pei was happy enough to share some in an interview with the Wall Street Journal. The big takeaway is that the OnePlus One sold 1.5 million units within its first year.