The OnePlus 8T has started receiving OxygenOS 126.96.36.199 update for users in India which fixes the video playback issue that crept up after the last update. At the time, several users took it to OnePlus Forums to report the issue with the media player being paused automatically. The OnePlus 8T was launched back in October running Android 11 based OxygenOS 11 out-of-the-box.
According to a post in the OnePlus Forums, the company is releasing OxygenOS 188.8.131.52.KB05DA for OnePlus 8T users in India. The users of the 8T in Europe and the USA will also receive the update in the coming days. Previously, a lot of users complained of the media player pausing playback abnormally and OnePlus has now issued a fix that repairs the issue.
Apart from this, the new update brings in optimizations for full-screen gestures, fingerprint unlock and updates the Android security patch to November 2020. The OxygenOS 11 update also adds keyboard height adjustment and improves the image quality in nightscape mode. Moreover, the new update also adds OnePlus Store to the phone which is the company’s one-stop-shop for checking out smartphones and other OnePlus products along with offers.
OnePlus says that the OTA update has been released in incremental stage and a broader rollout will begin in the next few days.
OnePlus also released the OxygenOS 11 open beta for the users of OnePlus Nord in India. The open beta update is available to download for users who will provide feedback on the build along with reporting issues and bugs they encounter during their use. After the Open Beta stage, the company will begin a large-scale rollout of the OxygenOS 11 for OnePlus Nord and other devices. You can read more on how to update your OnePlus Nord to OxygenOS 11 here.
OnePlus 8T was launched in October in India starting at Rs 42,999 featuring a 6.55-inch Full HD+ display with AMOLED panel, 120Hz refresh rate and a punch-hole cutout for the 16MP selfie camera. The 8T is powered by the Snapdragon 865 processor which is paired with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage options to choose from.
The OnePlus 8T has a quad-camera array on the back that consists of a primary 48MP camera, 16MP ultra-wide-angle camera, 5MP macro camera and a 2MP depth camera. It is equipped with a 4,500mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging out-of-the-box.