Tag Archive: OxygenOS


One UI vs. OxygenOS: Which is the better Android version?

One UI Samsung Galaxy S20

$ 800 at Samsung

Pros Designed around one-handed use Ample customization tools Kids and Easy Mode Blue light filter Endless features to play with Cons Can feel a little overwhelming at times Design might be too cartoony for some

Samsung’s software has changed and evolved a lot over the years, with the most recent iteration taking the shape of One UI. One UI has a distinct appearance, which you may love  [Read More…]

T-Mobile’s OnePlus 8 starts receiving its first OxygenOS update

The unlocked OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro phones received Live Caption support last month.

What you need to know The T-Mobile OnePlus 8 variant is now receiving its very first OxygenOS update. The new OxygenOS 10.5.8.IN55CB update brings Google’s live caption feature and support for additional 5G bands. It also includes a few general improvements and bug fixes.

OnePlus rolled out the first OxygenOS update for its latest OnePlus 8 series phones last month, adding Live Caption  [Read More…]

OxygenOS Open Beta 11 rolls out for OnePlus 7/7 Pro

It’s a 189 MB download.

What you need to know OxygenOS Open Beta 11 is now rolling out to OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro phones. The update includes the March 2020 security patch. It also contains a few fixes relating to the display and the keyboard.

Just a week after the company made OxygenOS Open Beta 10 available on the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro, OnePlus is already rolling out its successor — to some users, at  [Read More…]

OxygenOS Open Beta 9 brings January patch and more to OnePlus 7 Pro

The dialer also gets some one-handed improvements.

What you need to know OnePlus is rolling out a new OxygenOS beta to OnePlus 7 Pros. The update brings with it the January 2020 security patch for Android. There are also a number of fixes and optimizations, as you’d expect.

Compared to the last open beta for OxygenOS, the Open Beta 9 currently rolling out to OnePlus 7 Pros is a little less exciting. While we got a brand-new  [Read More…]

OxygenOS 10.3.1 is out with loads of bug fixes for the OnePlus 6 and 6T

December Android security patch in tow.

What you need to know OxygenOS 10.3.1 began rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T on January 21, 2020. The update includes many improvements, including a fix for the black screen issue when unlocking using your fingerprint, device heating up while charging, and the random disconnects when using a 5Ghz hotspot. Includes the December 2019 Android security patch.

After a little trouble with the initial rollout of the Android 10  [Read More…]

OnePlus 5/5T receive new OxygenOS update with December security patch

OnePlus is rolling out the update in stages.

What you need to know OxygenOS 9.0.10 update is now rolling out to the OnePlus 5 and 5T. It comes with the December Android security patch. Apart from the bump in security patch level to December 2019, the update doesn’t include any major changes.

OnePlus is undoubtedly among the best Android OEMs currently when it comes to software updates. It was among the first smartphone makers to release the  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro finally get a one-handed mode with OxygenOS Open Beta 8

The feature will likely soon make its way to the newer OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro phones as well.

What you need to know The latest OxygenOS Open Beta 8 build for the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro adds a single-handed mode. It also includes the December security patch and a few bug fixes. We expect the new one-handed mode to make its way to at least a few other OnePlus phones soon.

In October last year,  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7/7 Pro get OxygenOS 10.0.3 update with the November security patch

The update is being rolled out in stages to OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro users across the globe.

What you need to know OnePlus has started pushing the OxygenOS 10.0.3 update for the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro. The update brings the November security patch to the two phones. Additionally, it includes several bug fixes and brings improved system stability.

OnePlus has announced) that it has started rolling out a new software update for the OnePlus 7  [Read More…]

OxygenOS Open Beta 4 for the OnePlus 7 series will be rolled out next week

OnePlus 7 Pro owners can get it early with the help of the Oxygen Updater app.

What you need to know OnePlus will begin rolling out the OxygenOS Open Beta 4 for the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro next week. The update adds new “Raise to lower the ringtone” feature and support for transfer of iPhone data through iCloud. Along with new features, the OxygenOS Beta 4 build for the two phones also includes several optimizations and  [Read More…]

New OxygenOS update rolls out to OnePlus 6/6T, Android 10 coming next month

OnePlus says the minor update will only reach a small percentage of users today.

What you need to know OnePlus is rolling out a new OTA update for the OnePlus 6 and 6T smartphones. Based on Android Pie, the update is arriving as OxygenOS 9.0.17 for the OnePlus 6T and 9.0.9 for the OnePlus 6. The company will be announcing its Android 10 update plan for the two smartphones at its global launch event in London next  [Read More…]