OnePlus has begun the process of rolling out OxygenOS 4.5.5 to their new flagship, the OnePlus 5. The update has been released to a small subset of devices already and assuming that all goes smoothly, a broader distribution will happen later this week. The update has a handful of fixes and optimizations for the new phone. Credit where it is due: OnePlus has been pushing out updates to OxygenOS and the OnePlus 5 at a pretty rapid pace since it’s launch last month.
Fixes in this build of the Android Nougat based OxygenOS 4.5.5 include a fix to the Wi-Fi signal indicator which always showed it as week, a fix for some apps which would not work under IPv6 and a fix that restores connectivity to a Windows 10 PC. The release notes for this update indicate that you need to turn off USB debugging prior to the upgrade to assure this is fixed.
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OnePlus has released OxygenOS 4.1.3 this morning for the OnePlus 3 and 3T. The update brings a host of improvements to the flagship devices along with upgrading the platform to Android Nougat 7.1.1. For those who aren’t OnePlus users, OxygenOS is the company’s version of Android. It is actually a very-near stock Android experience with a few tweaks and is a solid performing platform that OnePlus has been continually updating these past few months.
As has been the case in the past, OnePlus is slow rolling the OTA update out to users. Therefore, it could be a few days before everyone sees the update hit their devices.
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OnePlus has rolled out another small but significant update to OxygenOS 4.0 for their OnePlus 3 and 3T. The update bumps the build up to 4.0.3 and contains a number of bug fixes and patches. Two of the items addressed in the release have to do with Wi-Fi, with IPv6 now supported and an improved Wi-Fi Switcher. This feature will switch your connection over to data if your Wi-Fi signal is consistently poor.
The camera app has also been updated, increasing stability in the app according to the release notes.
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A little over a week after the initial Nougat-based OxygenOS 4.0 release, OnePlus has released a small update for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. The new OxygenOS 4.0.1 build is rolling out to both devices currently and is primarily focused on addressing bugs and stability issues with the OS on these devices. As OnePlus does, the update will be released to a small number of users first then roll out to the larger population as confirmation all is well with the update comes into them.
As for what is addressed, probably the biggest news is the updated APN settings. After the initial OxygenOS 4.0 update, many 3 and 3T owners had network connectivity issues with their carrier. This update should resolve those issues. However, in the posting announcing the update, OnePlus is saying that if you still have issues, to manually adjust the APN settings or, worst case, report it to the product team at OnePlus with your phone model and carrier involved so they can help identify the issue and resolve it.
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Keeping with their self imposed end-of-2016 deadline, OnePlus has released the Android Nougat based OxygenOS 4.0 update for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. The update was released very late on December 31st, hitting the deadline and the update is now making its way out to all owners of the 3 and 3T. While it still may take a few days for your phone to see it, it is out and it is only a matter of time.
The update is all focused on Android Nougat. The release notes in the OnePlus forums essentially highlight all of the features of Nougat and speak very little of any other changes that the company has made in their custom version of Android.
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OnePlus has begun rolling out OxygenOS 3.2.8 for the OnePlus 3 but before you get all excited, no, it’s not Nougat. Not yet at least. The update is a small one but does bring several improvements and fixes to the OP3, the company’s flagship device until a couple of weeks ago with then 3T was announced. Still, OnePlus has remained committed to getting software updates out for both the 3 and the 3T and even though this update isn’t Nougat, that is expected before the end of the year.
So what’s in this update? Quite a few nice changes and updates
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OnePlus has released a 6th beta of their Android Nougat based OxygenOS release for the OnePlus 3. The new build, version 3.5.5, brings a lot of changes as the company gets ready for a public release of the update in December. If you already have the beta installed on your OnePlus 3, this update to the home-brew version of Android for the OP3 will come to you via an OTA update. If you are not a part of the beta program, you can sign up and then do a manual flash of your device to this latest build.
As for what is addressed in this update, it is pretty extensive and for those in the beta program, its well worth the update.
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