OnePlus 7 Pro Owners Get Spam Notifications Due to Internal Testing Error

Various OnePlus 7 Pro owners were in for an unexpected earlier today when they began accepting unusual spam notifications. The first one contained an arbitrary arrangement of English letters which made no sense, while the subsequent one included Chinese characters. In spite of the fact that it might sound like a spam attack orchestrated by a malicious party, it has ended up being a mistake beginning from an internal test at OnePlus. The company has perceived the issue and is at present assessing the cause behind the spam notifications that perplexed the influenced OnePlus 7 Pro owners.

OnePlus 7 Pro

We have run over different reports on Twitter where OnePlus 7 Pro owners shared screenshots of the two spam notifications and expressed worry about what they may be. One of our staff additionally got a spam notification on his OnePlus 7 Pro smartphone.

While the spam notification with the irregular English letters doesn’t bode well, the Chinese characters translate to a long string of “haha”. One influenced OnePlus 7 Pro user who tapped on the notification was diverted to a page which read “browser not found”.

OnePlus 7 Pro

It gives the idea that arbitrary OnePlus 7 Pro users across the globe got spam notifications on their phone. OnePlus rapidly took discernment of the issue and revealed that the spam notifications were the aftereffect of an internal test directed by the OxygenOS team which coincidentally conveyed worldwide message notifications to OnePlus 7 Pro owners.

“During an internal test, our OxygenOS team unintentionally sent out a global push notification to some OnePlus 7 Pro owners,” OnePlus clarified by means of a tweet. The company further included that it is as of now examining the error that caused the dispersal of spam notifications and has guaranteed to share more subtleties shortly. In any case, the true extent of the issue or the number of influenced OnePlus 7 Pro users is yet to be revealed.

OnePlus 7 Pro 

OnePlus 7 Pro

Key Specs


  • Display 6.67-inch (1440×3120)
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
  • Front Camera 16MP
  • Rear Camera 48MP + 8MP + 16MP
  • RAM 12GB
  • Storage 256GB
  • Battery Capacity 4000mAh
  • OSAndroid 9.0 Pie


  • Premium build
  • Vivid and immersive display
  • Powerful stereo speakers
  • Snappy UI and app performance
  • Useful secondary cameras
  • Good battery life


  • Heavy
  • Inconsistent AF in macros
  • 4K videos have over saturated colors
  • Mediocre low-light video performance
  • No wireless charging

OnePlus 7 Pro Full Specifications

Brand OnePlus
Model 7 Pro
Release date 14th May 2019
Launched in India Yes
Form factor Touchscreen
Body type Glass
Dimensions (mm) 162.60 x 75.90 x 8.80
Weight (g) 206.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 4000
Removable battery No
Fast charging Proprietary
Wireless charging No
Colours Almond, Mirror Grey, Nebula Blue
Screen size (inches) 6.67
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1440×3120 pixels
Protection type Gorilla Glass
Aspect ratio 19.5:9
Pixels per inch (PPI) 516
Processor octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Internal storage 256GB
Expandable storage No
Rear camera 48-megapixel (f/1.6, 1.6-micron) + 8-megapixel (f/2.4, 1-micron) + 16-megapixel (f/2.2)
Rear autofocus PDAF and laser autofocus
Rear flash Dual LED
Front camera 16-megapixel (f/2.0, 1.0-micron)
Front autofocus No
Operating system Android 9.0 Pie
Skin OxygenOS 9.5
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Yes, v 5.00
USB Type-C Yes
Headphones Type-C
Number of SIMs 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G Yes
Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes