OnePlus recently rolled out stable Android 11 OTA update for the current flagship phones. The OnePlus 8, 8 Pro, and the 8T series phones are currently running the latest software from the manufacturer called Oxygen OS 11. As the flagship phones got the latest update, it’s time for the previous generation phones to get the same treatment. OnePlus 7 series are about to receive latest Android 11 based on Oxygen OS 11 firmware in the next Open Beta update. Details below.
While OnePlus users are eagerly waiting for the next firmware update called Oxygen OS 11, today the manufacturer finally confirmed Android 11 for OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T, and 7T Pro. After a lot of pressure from customers, OnePlus finally broke the silence. Today, a OnePlus forum moderator has assured that the next Open Beta update for OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T, and 7T Pro will be based on Android 11.
We know many of you are asking about the next Open Beta build, and we want to address those concerns. As we grow near the release of the OxygenOS 11 release, our focus for the Open Beta software branch has shifted entirely to bringing you the latest flavor of Android. This means the next Open Beta build will be slightly delayed according to our maintenance schedule, but it will already be based on Android 11.
We expect to have exciting news for you in the upcoming weeks, please bear with us a bit longer.
You can expect Android 11 for the OnePlus 7 series pretty soon. The latest Open Beta 19 for the OnePlus 7 series features just a security patch bump to October 2020. The update wasn’t even worth releasing for the beta channel. The Open Beta 20 will be a major upgrade for the OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T, and 7T Pro, as it brings Oxygen OS 11. The manufacture may also restart the Open Beta program starting Android 11.