Dash Charge is still the name OnePlus uses for its 20-watt phone-charging protocol. The company has stuck its stock behind the “Dash” name, using it for an energy drink it released as part of an April Fools’ Day prank.

But after it was noticed that the term was not even mentioned once at the launch keynote of the OnePlus 6Android Police reached out to the firm to find out what was going on. The company responded by saying that while it had attained trademark status for “Dash Charge” in the United States back in 2016 for the OnePlus 3, the European Union rejected it in March of this year, claiming that it conflicted with terms associated with audio firm Bragi’s Dash Pro wireless earphones and Amazon‘s “Dash Replenishment” brand for its one-touch instant-order buttons.

While it’s still allowed to use the Dash Charge brand, OnePlus would ideally own its brand as many other OEMs with proprietary fast-charge systems do.

You May Also Like

Samsung Galaxy M11 renders and complete specs leaked ahead of launch

Despite being a budget phone, the Galaxy M11 packs triple rear cameras, a modern punch hole display, USB Type-C port, and a large 5,000mAh battery.
Huawei P40 vs Samsung Galaxy S20

Today’s deals include the Samsung Galaxy S20 and 16-inch MacBook Pro

Today’s best deals come from Amazon and B&H. They include the latest Samsung Galaxy S20 5G unlocked, the 16-inch MacBook Pro and more

Apple may have locked April 15 to launch iPhone 9 after an internal meeting

Apple has reportedly started sending iMacs to a few retail employees for training purpose so that they can assist customers following the iPhone 9’s launch.