Like most manufacturers, OnePlus has a beta program to test innovations by volunteer users. Last month’s favorite series Oxygen OS Open Beta 7 for OnePlus 8 update was released. The successor to the update came a little earlier than it should have.
Open Beta 8 for OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro and Open Beta 2 for OnePlus 8T model have been released.
New Oxygen OS Beta updates contain important fixes
For OnePlus 8T The released update fixes 19 bugs. The update released for other models of the series fixes 21 errors. OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro The content of the two additional fixes for the software are stated as the fingerprint pattern not appearing on the screen and some SMS problems.
With these fixes, the Android Security Patch level of the devices has been updated to March 2021.
All the details of the incoming update are as follows:
OnePlus account can now be registered with a phone number in more countries or regions
Optimized the startup speed of some apps to improve user experience
Noise issue of 5G calls has been fixed
Fixed an issue where the fingerprint pattern was not displayed on the screen (OP8 series only)
Fixed the issue where WhatsApp could not receive messages when it was in the background for a long time
Fixed the issue where “Automatically turn on” option was disabled in Dark Mode after system update.
Fixed the disappearing issue with the animation of the voice assistant wake up gesture
Fixed issue where caller ID from frequently used contacts was not displayed in Do Not Disturb mode.
Fixed the issue where Setting interface was displayed abnormally on the split screen of call forwarding
Fixed flash issue with Quick Response in Landscape Mode
Fixed issue where status bar displays abnormal when using split screen with Chrome
Fixed minor probability issue that could cause the extended screenshot to stop working
Android security patch updated to 2021.03
Newly added time watermark (Go to: Camera – Settings – Captured with OnePlus watermark – Time)
Fixed issue where images were not displayed in Gallery after being copied to DCIM category
Fixed issue where the Nearby Share button disappears when using Google Photos
Fixed the issue where the STAGE BASED IMPROVEMENT switch was not displayed in settings when OnePlus Buds are connected
Fixed an issue where the device could not be searched by other Bluetooth devices
Fixed issue of incomplete dialog box displaying in landscape mode
Fixed known issues with SMS to improve functional stability (OP8 series only)
The touch range of the stopwatch buttons has been improved and the user experience has been improved
Fixed issue where AOD shows wrong time sequence after setting some languages as system languages
With regard to AOD, we fixed the issue where the screen would flash when unlocking with fingerprint
Fixed issue where screen appeared red in some scenes with respect to AOD
Blurry line issue fixed in AOD
Fixed a malfunction issue with Wi-Fi
Added new Tidal Sound Medal (Complete 3 Zen Mode challenges with white noise to earn this medal)
If you have a beta ROM on your device, you can easily update from OTA updates. If you are using stable ROM, you need to find the appropriate beta image file for your device and install it.