Download: OnePlus 8/8Pro Gets New Oxygen OS HotFix OTA Update

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A few months ago, OnePlus started beta testing Android 11 for the latest OnePlus 8 series. The smartphone manufacturer already rolled out stable Oxygen OS 11 for the OnePlus 8, 8 Pro, and the 8T phones. Earlier this month, the OnePlus the 8 series received their first Oxygen OS OTA based on stable Android 11. However, that was quickly put on hold due to some bugs. An official notice was posted in the OnePlus Forums stating that the update’s rollout is currently halted.

Today, OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro devices are receiving a new HotFix OTA update with build Oxygen OS It features all the bug fixes from the previous one and more. First off, OOS brings the phones to the latest November 2020 security patch level. Apart from that, the OTA fixed several system issues like the Play Store could not install the app, optimized split-screen apps, optimized system power consumption, and increase battery life. The entire changelog is listed below.

OxygenOS ota update for OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro

Furthermore, it features everything from the previous Oxygen OS firmware. This includes several system optimizations. One such optimization comes to the frame stability algorithm for a smoother experience. It also optimized adaptive brightness algorithm and background process management to improve standby-by performance. Quick settings panel has been adjusted to three lines now.

The most important improvement comes to the network settings with an intelligent 5G function to extend battery endurance capacity. Optimized Wi-Fi connection for stability.

So download and install the latest Oxygen OS OTA update for OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro. The OTA is currently rolling out for the EU variants in Europe, the Indian variants, and the North American variants such as in the United States as well.

Complete update log for Oxygen OS – features and changelog

  • System
    • Optimized the experience with a split-screen of apps
    • Further optimized system power consumption and increase battery life
    • Fixed the small probability issue that expanded screenshot may stop working
    • Fixed the issue that cache is not deleted after uninstalling apps
    • Fixed the issue that the screen may flash when using fingerprint unlock
    • Fixed the issue that Horizon light is not activated normally
    • Fixed the small probability issue that NFC can not be turned on
    • Fixed the small probability issue that Parallel Apps can not be turned on
    • Fixed the small probability issue that the fan of the Warp Charge 30 Wireless Charger may not work
    • Fixed the issue that Play Store could not install the app
    • Updated Android security patch to 2020.11
  • Network
    • Fixed the small probability issue that network interruption issue in some apps
    • Improve the stability of communication functions

Previous Oxygen OS OTA chnagelog:

  • System
    • Optimized the frame stability algorithm to make the experience smoother
    • Optimized adaptive brightness algorithm, making 8,192 levels of automatic brightness adjustment more comfortable
    • Optimized background process management mechanism to improve standby-by performance
    • The quick setting has been adjusted to three lines
    • Updated Android Security Patch to 2020.10
    • Improved system stability
  • Ambient display
    • Newly added Canvas feature that can automatically draw a wireframe picture based on a lock screen photo on your phone (Path: Settings-Customization-Wallpaper-Canvas-Choose photo preview and it can be generated automatically)
  • Network
    • Optimized the intelligent 5G function to extend battery endurance capacity
    • Optimized Wi-Fi connection to improve stability of connectivity
  • Bluetooth
    • Optimized Wi-Fi connection to reduce transfer delay
    • Fixed the low probability issue that it was muted after connecting to Bluetooth

Download Oxygen OS for OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro

Here you will find the latest Oxygen OS full stock firmware (full OTA zips) for OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro based on Android 11. The OTA download links come directly from the manufacturer’s servers and weigh ~3 GB in size.

Downloads for OnePlus 8

Downloads for OnePlus 8 Pro

If your device is on the stable channel, you can install the first Oxygen OS 11 stable build and check for OTA updates from settings > system updates.

The installation should be same as any other OnePlus upgrade via Local Upgrade method. This tutorial should help and also know various OnePlus 8 series variants!

Alternatively, you can download the Oxygen Updater app on Play Store and check for the OTA updates.

Oxygen Updater
Oxygen Updater
Developer: Adhiraj S. Chauhan
Price: Free+

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