Oxygen OS 14 for OnePlus devices

OnePlus successfully concluded Open Beta program featuring Android 14 for the popular OnePlus 8T. The firm is now moving forward with the stable Android 14 software update based on Oxygen OS 14 for OnePlus 8 series phones.

Oxygen OS 14 brings an upgraded Aquamorphic Design with a natural, gentle, and clearer color style for a more comfortable color experience. It also adds Aquamorphic-themed ringtones and revamps the system notification sounds. Improved system animations by making them even smoother.

Android 14 features AI wallpaper engine to apply wallpapers on phone’s homescreen and lockscreen using Artificial Intelligence.

Additionally, Oxygen OS 14 adds two new useful features. One is File Dock using which you can drag and drop to transfer content between apps and devices. Content Extraction is a feature that can recognize and extract text and images from the screen with one tap.

See the full changelog below. Also check out the Google’s video exploring Android 14 in all its glory.

YouTube video

Top Android 14 Features for OnePlus’ Oxygen OS 14

  1. More Customization
    • Unlock enhanced customization for your lock screen with a lock screen picker, templates, monochromatic themes, and support for Ultra HDR images.
    • Create unique wallpapers with parallax effects, cartoon styles, and generative AI based on text prompts.
  2. Improved Battery Life
    • Google focuses on enhancing Android’s efficiency, targeting power drain by adjusting background tasks, downloads, and uploads.
    • Reintroduction of “screen time since last full charge” in the battery settings menu.
  3. Larger Fonts and Smarter Scaling
    • Android 14 allows fonts to scale up to 200 percent with nonlinear scaling for improved readability.
    • Particularly beneficial for users with vision impairments.
  4. Notification Flashes
    • Enable camera and screen flashes for notifications, aiding users with hearing loss.
    • Customizable options for flash colors and display.
  5. Better Hearing Aid Support
    • Android 14 separates hearing aids from other Bluetooth devices, offering a dedicated page for customization.
    • Warns against prolonged exposure to loud music to prevent hearing damage.
  6. Better Support for Large Screens
    • Developers receive tools and advice for building apps that adapt seamlessly to various screen sizes, including smartphones, folding phones, and tablets.
  7. Restricting Photo and Video Access
    • Users can now select specific photos and videos that apps are allowed to access, enhancing privacy.
  8. Enhanced Security
    • Android 14 prevents the installation of older apps from Android 5.1 and earlier to improve security.
    • Improved support for authentication with passkeys for biometric login.
  9. Protected PIN
    • Enhanced security for PIN entry, allowing users to turn off animations and eliminate the OK button for added privacy.
  10. Data Protection
    • Monthly warnings about changes in app data-sharing habits to keep users informed and in control of their data.

Regional Preferences, Predictive Back Gestures, Health Connect, and More

Explore additional features like regional preferences, predictive back gestures, the Health Connect app, improved share options, and more in Android 14.

Oxygen OS 14 Features & Changelog

Following is the full changelog for OxygenOS 14 stable version for OnePlus 8 series.

  • Smart efficiency
    • Adds File Dock, where you can drag and drop to transfer content between apps and devices.
    • Adds Content Extraction, a feature that can recognize and extract text and images from the screen with one tap.
  • Cross-device connectivity
    •  Improves Shelf by adding more widget recommendations.
  • Security and privacy
    • Improves photo and video-related permission management for safer access by apps. 
  • Performance optimization
    • Improves system stability, the launch speed of apps, and the smoothness of animations.
    • Adds support for app-specific refresh rates to improve user experience.
  • Aquamorphic Design
    • Upgrades Aquamorphic Design with a natural, gentle, and clearer color style for a more comfortable color experience.
    • Adds Aquamorphic-themed ringtones and revamps the system notification sounds.
    • Improves system animations by making them even smoother.
  • User Care
    • Adds a carbon tracking AOD that visualizes the carbon emissions you avoid by walking instead of driving. 
OnePlus released official OXYGEN OS 14 in OnePlus 8T

Download Oxygen OS 14 for OnePlus 8, 8T, and 8 Pro

Here, download the first Oxygen OS 13 stable version based on Android 13 for OnePlus 8 series.

  • OnePlus 8
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    • Europe
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  • OnePlus 8 Pro
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  • OnePlus 8T
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      • Full OTA coming soon…
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Downgrade package for OnePlus 8T series

 Download the Rollback package from the links below:

Visit Settings > About Phone > Software Updates > Download OTA update manually.

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  1. Yerwrong Avatar
    Yerwrong

    Of the 8 Series OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro will never receive OOS 14.
    Only OnePlus 8T will receive it

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