Oxygen OS 11 is the latest version of OnePlus custom Android skin Oxygen OS. Now, among all the custom skins such as One UI, MIUI. Oxygen OS is well received by the people. The reason being simple. Yes, the simplicity and close to stock Android experience of Oxygen OS has made it so popular among the masses. Now, here is the news of Oxygen OS 11 beta based on Android 11 rolling out to OnePlus 7 and 7T series. Let’s take a closer look at this story.
Key Highlights of Oxygen OS 11:
As we all know, Android smartphone brands are way ahead in launching new devices every week. But in providing updates, many of them fall behind. And thankfully OnePlus has a great track record of providing timely updates to its lineup of smartphones. Also, this holds for both major Android versions and security patches. So, now this new update news has proved it again.
Before talking about the update to OnePlus 7 and 7T series, let us look at some key features that it brings. To begin with, it all starts with Dark Mode. Well, Dark Mode was already included in earlier updates of Oxygen OS. But now with Oxygen OS 11, it became even better.
They have made it possible with bringing more and more compatible with Dark Mode, Scheduled timer, etc. Also, that now you can turn ON and OFF Dark Mode in a matter of seconds is simply fantastic. Thanks to its integration within the notification shade.
Another major highlight is AOD, i.e., Always On Display. OnePlus have asked for this feature and they added it into the new version. But this time around, AOD is even more interesting. It is because with the new update you can choose from different AOD. These will also show digital wellbeing info along with date and time.
Talking about user-requested features, Fnatic mode in Oxygen OS 11 is the most useful feature for OnePlus power users. With Fnatic mode turned ON, you can have the ultimate gaming experience. This new update of Oxygen OS 11 also brings some quick replies to apps such as WhatsApp, Instagram, and more adding soon.
In the end, you also have some other features such as OnePlus Scout, Zen Mode 2.0 with Group Zen Mode and revamp of the user interface. But the user interface of Oxygen OS 11 feels like inspired by Samsung’s One UI.
Oxygen OS 11 update for OnePlus 7 and 7T series:
Finally, OnePlus has released the official beta release of Oxygen OS 11 based on Android 11 to OnePlus 7 and 7T series. Initially, the company has planned to release the same around the end of 2020. But the delay of these 15 to 20 days is acceptable.
So, download the beta release from the link given below. Not to mention, this version of Oxygen OS 11 is a beta release. In that case, users can notice a few bugs and issues within the UI. Do note this point and update. Also, it is good to see an option available to rollback in case of any severe concerns.
Warning: Don’t install this on OnePlus 7T/7T Pro models without creating a full backup. According to an official source, installing the currently published package on both stable and Open Beta firmware completely wipes your device. So, you it is highly recommended to take a complete backup of your device.
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As mentioned above, OnePlus stays to promise that it makes in terms of updates for its devices. So, if you own an OnePlus 7 or 7T series device, then try the new update. On a side note, take a proper backup of all your important data and files. Last, share it with your friends with OnePlus devices who have been looking forward to this update.