INTRO: Within every week of launching its latest 5G phone – OnePlus 8T, OnePlus has started rolling out a replacement OTA update of OxygenOS 11 (OxygenOS 188.8.131.52) for OnePlus 8T users.
The update brings one among the good additions of Oxygen OS 11 – Canvas. For those unaware, OnePlus added Canvas within the second open beta build of Oxygen OS 11 for the OnePlus 8 series. The feature automatically converts your lock screen wallpaper to a delineation . You can enable the feature from Settings -> Customization -> Wallpapers -> Canvas.
OxygenOS 184.108.40.206 also optimizes the facility consumption of the device. In addition, OnePlus claims to possess added camera-centric improvements like video optimizations on Nightscape mode and enhancements to white balance. You can take a glance at the official changelog below:
- New AOD Style – Canvas – is now available. You can find by getting to Settings –
- Customization – Wallpapers – Canvas.
- Optimized unlock experience for In Ambient Display
- Optimized power consumption for the phone
- New added Amazon shopping App, provide a far better shopping experience (IN only)
- Optimized the Nightscape Mode for video, improving the imaging quality
- Optimized the accuracy of white balance under different settings
- Improved the app’s stability
- Improve the stability of communication functions
In case you didn’t notice within the changelog above, OnePlus is additionally pre-loading the Amazon Shopping app for users in India. Ironically, this comes just days after the Chinese smartphone brand faced backlash from its community for pre-installing Facebook bloatware. While OnePlus promised to not add Facebook bloatware anymore, it looks like the brand will continue forcing third-party apps to its customers.
As usual, OnePlus is rolling out the update in phases and it’d take a couple of days until the update reaches your device. You can manually check for updates from the System update section within the Settings app.