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Last week OnePlus released the stable Oxygen OS 10 firmware update for the OnePlus 6 and 6T devices. However, due to a fingerprint bug, the Android 10 update was immediately paused for the OnePlus 6 device. So we only had the Android 10 update for OnePlus 6T under stable channel. But hold on, there is some good news. Stable Android 10 for OnePlus 6 is now available for download based on Oxygen OS 10 across the globe. Today, a personnel from the OnePlus software update team quoted the following:
UPDATE on Nov 4:
OnePlus 6 users will gradually receive the update starting from later today. We welcome your active feedback via the feedback tool. With more issue reports and logs, the team can quickly focus on the issues and fixing them and then release the update to more users.
So as you can see, the Android 10 update based on Oxygen OS 10 has already started hitting the OnePlus 6 phones starting today November 4, 2019. The changelog will be the same as the previous one with an added fix for the fingerprint reader. You will get all the Android 10 goodies like the latest October 2019 security patch level, enhanced location permissions, new privacy tools, live caption, smart reply, sound amplifier, gesture navigation, dark mode, privacy controls, location controls, focus mode, family link, and more.
Plus, all the latest Oxygen OS 10 features from the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro’s Android 10 update like the new customization features in settings, icon shapes displayed in the Quick Settings menu, Digital Wellbeing, Fnatic mode, Zen mode, built-in screen recorder, screenshot editor, spam call and text filtering, new NightScape 2.0 for camera, always on display, and edge notification light.
We also have the renewed Open Beta 1 program for both the OnePlus 6 and 6T devices featuring Android 10. You can flash the latest beta firmware update in order to test the latest features before they make it to the stable channel. Meanwhile download and install stable Oxygen OS 10 for OnePlus 6 and 6T based on Android 10.
The best part about updating your OnePlus 6/6T to Android 10 is that you can install apps like Google Camera 7.2 or Gcam 7.0 with Astrophotography from Pixel 4. Also, try the Pixel 4 XL Stock Wallpapers and Live Wallpapers APK, and download Pixel 4 Launcher, Pixel Themes, and Wallpaper APK.
Update log for Stable Oxygen OS 10 for OnePlus 6 (Android 10)
Here is the complete changelog for the latest Android 10 update for OnePlus 6 and 6T. This is very similar to the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro Oxygen OS 10 update log. See what’s new.
- Upgraded to Android 10
- Brand new UI design
- Enhanced location permissions for privacy
- New customization feature in Settings allowing you to choose icon shapes to be displayed in the Quick Settings
- Full Screen Gestures
- Added inward swipes from the left or right edge of the screen to go back
- Added a bottom navigation bar to allow switching left or right for recent apps
- Game Space
- New Game Space feature now joins all your favorite games in one place for easier access and better gaming experience
- Smart display
- Intelligent info based on specific times, locations and events for Ambient Display (Settings – Display – Ambient Display – Smart Display)
- Now possible to block spam by keywords for Message (Messages – Spam – Settings -Blocking settings)
Download stable Android 10 for OnePlus 6 based on Oxygen OS 10 OTA update
Here is the official stable Oxygen OS 10 update for OnePlus 6 based on Android 10. If you are already on the previous Oxygen OS 9.0.8/9.0.16 for OnePlus 6/6T update based on Android 9 Pie, then download OTA by going to settings > system update > check for OTA updates. The OTA comes in a large package around 1.8 GB in size.
Alternatively, if your device didn’t get the OTA update for some reason or is on the Open Beta channel or H2OS firmware then you can manually install Android 10 onto OnePlus phone via local upgrade method. Here are the full stock firmware (ROM) download files.
Oxygen OS 10 Android 10 full stock firmware
- Android 10 Oxygen OS 10 for OnePlus 6 | Full OTA Download (direct link)
- Android 10 Oxygen OS 10 for OnePlus 6T | Full OTA Download (post link)
The firmware installation procedure has been listed in the post link for OnePlus 6T. You can also anticipate in the stable Hydrogen OS 10 firmware based on Android 10. Moreover, you can still choose to stay on the Open Beta channel for OnePlus 6 and 6T for more improvements to the stock firmware.