Oneplus

    OnePlus:

    OnePlus, the well-known smartphone brand today, was launched by Pete Lau (CEO) and Carl Pei in December 2013. This Chinese phone maker is a fully-owned subsidiary of Oppo. The following year, the company launched its first smartphone; the OnePlus One. The smartphone made its way to the Indian market in December 2014. During that time, OnePlus also announced its plans to expand its presence in the South Asian region.

    The same year, OnePlus decided to open operations in several European countries including Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, the UK and many more. OnePlus has presence in 43 countries as of March 2016. The company last year hinted that OnePlus may launch its smartphones via local carriers in the US.

    Invitation System:

    For the first couple of years, OnePlus used something called invitation system for selling its smartphones. In order to obtain an OnePlus device, customers had to sign up for a reservation or respond to the company’s social media posts or receive an invitation from those with an OnePlus phone.

    However, after receiving criticism from fans, OnePlus decided to ditch the invitation-based system. With the launch of OnePlus 3, the company started selling its devices like any other conventional OEM.

    “Smash the Past” Campaign:

    In the year 2014, OnePlus had launched a controversial marketing campaign called “Smash the Past” campaign. As part of the campaign, selected customers were asked to destroy their phones in order to get the OnePlus One phone at just $1. Unfortunately, the campaign went horrible wrong when many damaged their phones even before the campaign start date.

    The campaign was also criticized for environmental purposes. Following the controversy, OnePlus asked winners of the campaign to donate their old phones.

    Products:

    Some of the products which OnePlus has in its portfolio are: OxygenOS, OnePlus One, OnePlus 2, OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, OnePlus 5, and OnePlus 5T.

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    February 14, 2020 | Mobile News
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    February 14, 2020 | Mobile Reviews
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    February 11, 2020 | News
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    February 11, 2020 | Accessories News
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    Rumors and speculations regarding the upcoming OnePlus 8 series are hitting the internet almost every other day. We have come across numerous reports regarding these models and expect the Pro and...

    February 8, 2020 | Mobile News
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    OnePlus is all set to bring a new update for its televisions. The update will fix all the issues and bring new features to the smart televisions. Last year, the company launched its smart...

    February 6, 2020 | Home entertainment News
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    February 4, 2020 | Mobile News
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    OnePlus is expected to soon launch its upcoming smartphones the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. Last year the company has launched its OnePlus 7 series and now all the eyes are on the next-gen...

    February 3, 2020 | Mobile News
  • Evidence Proves That OnePlus Might Finally Launch Phones With Wireless Charging

    OnePlus trolled some of the smartphone brands for removing the headphone jack and the company gave some lame reasons when they did the same thing on the OnePlus 7 series of smartphones. Similarly,...

    January 31, 2020 | Mobile News
  • OnePlus 7T Pro Now Available With Discounted Price Of Up To Rs. 7,000

    If you are planning to buy the OnePlus 7T Pro then this is the best time to grab one as the company is offering the smartphone with a discount of up to Rs. 7,000. The company is offering this deal...

    January 29, 2020 | Mobile News
  • OnePlus Concept One Finally Coming To India On February 8

    OnePlus unveiled its concept phone -- the Concept One at CES 2020. This is a special limited edition OnePlus smartphone that comes with an electrochromic glass that makes the camera disappear. At...

    January 29, 2020 | Mobile News
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