If you hand over money for the OnePlus 3 you know exactly what you are getting for that money. For around $400 you are not going to be offered reliable official updates, but if you fancy good developer support then that’s a different story.
There is nothing to worry about Android 7 Nougat if you own the OnePlus 3 as Sultanxda is a developer who offers updates for the handset.
He was the genius that came up with the Android 6 Marshmallow update for the OnePlus One and the update brought plenty of improvements to the handset. For instance it improved the battery life of the handset and the camera performance. He did miss the OnePlus 2 but now he has made a return for the OnePlus 3.
He is offering owners of the OnePlus 3 a CyanogenMod CM13 custom ROM and this has seen the community go berserk. The update is said to bring many changes and owners who have updated have said that the battery life of the handset has been changed for the better.
XDA did say that owners of the OnePlus 3 should get around 6 to 8 hours of on screen time with the battery. The update has also helped to improve the thermal efficiency of the device as when you push it, the handset does tend to get hot.