Dubbed as the "Flagship Killer", OnePlus phones stood a chance in becoming the third wheel in Samsung-Apple war on smartphones. With its custom android OS "Oxygen OS", the phone is truly a league of its own. Recently, Oxygen OS 4.1.0 has been released and it is rolling out for OnePlus 3 & 3T phones. New features are has been added in this update.
As reported by India Today, among the upgrades that have been added is revamped Android 7.1.1 Nougat that replaced Android 7.0. This means that the stability updates and a helluva lot of new emojis are now available Oxygen 4.1.0 also brings the March security update that has been already rolled out.
The last Oxygen OS update has left a lot of bugs such as a bug for Wi-Fi connectivity. Those bugs and others have been patched in this update. Along with this bug fixes are stability and improvement updates that make the system performance smoother.
According to Android Authority, the camera has also touched improvement in this update. The camera capture was updated, adding blur reduction to capture moving objects with more precision. Video playback and recording has also seen some improvements in this update, with better stability and precise videography.
This news might kinda be a bummer for OnePlus 4/5 waiters out there. It might also mean that the next OnePlus phone after OnePlus 3&3T would be released later than expected. It might not clash with the release of the biggest flagships of Samsung and Apple. Why? Updating the predecessor might mean that the successor might not still ready for release. But who knows?
The rollout of the Oxygen 4.1.0 update might not be as fast as the flash, and owners should wait until their device can be updated. But the update can be done manually by going to settings and choosing manual updates.