Here's what you need to know about Dash Charge on the OnePlus 5

Submitted by Android Central on June 29, 2017 - 9:00am

Dash Charge is one of the fastest charging protocols available today.

OnePlus rolled out Dash Charge in the OnePlus 3 and 3T, and has retained the tech for the OnePlus 5. Dash Charge allows the OnePlus 5 to attain a 60% charge in just 30 minutes, and while there are other fast charging solutions that let you top up your battery quickly, the advantage with OnePlus' tech is that it doesn't overheat your phone.

Dash Charge is licensed from OPPO, the parent company of OnePlus, and is different from the majority of quick charging options available today, most of which are based on Qualcomm's Quick Charge technology.

Here's what you need to know about Dash Charge on the OnePlus 5.

This chart shows how you'll probably die

Submitted by Tech Insider on June 29, 2017 - 8:45am

July 4 is approaching, so here's a small reminder: Be safe!

Your chance of dying from a fireworks accident are small but not impossible.

Drawing from data collected by The Economist from America's National Safety Council and the National Academies, we made this graphic that puts a healthy perspective on the chances of dying from an asteroid compared to, say, walking.

The numbers might surprise you:


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