OnePlus has launched the September 2021 Android safety patch to the OnePlus 6 and 6T telephones. The 2 2018 flagships are receiving this month’s SMR (safety upkeep launch) with OxygenOS 220.127.116.11 primarily based on Android 11.
Together with the brand new SMR, which comprises fixes for dozens of vulnerabilities present in Android OS, the newest replace additionally brings some user-facing adjustments and enhancements to the OnePlus 6 and 6T. Maybe it fixes the problems that many customers have been reporting because the secure Android 11 replace final month.
In line with the official changelog, the units are receiving some optimizations associated to system energy consumption for improved thermal administration. Customers have been complaining of speedy battery drainage on the OnePlus 6 and 6T following the Android 11 replace. As the corporate notes, these optimizations must also permit for lowered overheating of the telephones.
OnePlus additionally guarantees enhancements to the sensitivity of the gyro sensor. It’s unclear if there have been experiences of the gyro sensor not working correctly or being much less delicate. Furthermore, OnePlus is promising community connectivity enhancements with the newest replace for the OnePlus 6 and 6T. Final however not least, the changelog mentions improved system stability and fixes for another identified points that have been current within the first secure Android 11 construct.
The newest replace for the OnePlus 6, 6T is now rolling out incrementally
As common, OnePlus is rolling out the newest replace for the OnePlus 6 and 6T in an incremental method. That means the OTA (over the air) package deal can be first out there to a small group of customers. As soon as the corporate confirms the brand new replace to be freed from any points, it’ll roll out the OTA package deal extensively to customers everywhere in the world.
If you’re utilizing both of the 2018 OnePlus flagships, it’s best to obtain the OxygenOS 18.104.22.168 replace quickly. You can be notified of the OTA replace as soon as it turns into out there in your telephone. You may as well manually test for updates from the Settings app. Merely navigate to System >> System updates and comply with the on-screen directions.
Should you don’t need to anticipate the OTA replace, you’ll be able to manually flash the newest firmware. Simply make sure that you realize what you might be doing. XDA has hyperlinks for each the total package deal in addition to the incremental package deal from OxygenOS 11.0 for each OnePlus 6 fashions here. Some hyperlinks will not be reside but however they need to be fairly quickly. You’ll be able to at all times test again later should you haven’t obtained the OTA replace.