10 July 2020
OnePlus is one of the few OEMs with beta channels that are active throughout the year and also receive regular updates. It has now released a fresh beta update for OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T series users with a few major changes. The update is essentially available for OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, and OnePlus 7T Pro.
It is officially known as OxygenOS Open Beta 14 for OnePlus 7 series and as OxygenOS Open Beta 4 for OnePlus 7T users. Both these builds are exactly the same update with the same changelog. The biggest change included in the update is May 2020 security patch which is the latest one released by Google.
The second change is related to ambient display clock visuals that appear on the lock screen. There are basically new ambient clock styles that offer more options for customizations. These feature analog, digital, and minimalist styles that can be selected as per one's preference.
Here is the official changelog for the update:
- Fix the problem that some software voice input cannot be recognized.
- Fix the problem of the disappearing of contacts in the address book on some devices.
- More clock style options now available in the ambient display(Settings-Customization-Clock style).
- Improved system stability and fixed general issues.
- Updated Android Security Patch to 2020.05.
- Now you can view call recording in call history(move to the call history, click the three-dot menu on the upper right to access the call recording).
It is an over the air update and should arrive on your device anytime soon. If you are not seeing the update, do ensure that you are part of the OnePlus Open Beta program.
- The OnePlus 7T Pro isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
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- The OnePlus 7 Pro isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.