The OnePlus 8(₹ 39999 at amazon) and 8 Pro will arrive in customers' hands internationally soon and when they do, the first thing the customer will need to do is perform a software update. Usually, the update pops up as a prompt in the notifications, but if it doesn’t, then all you need to do is go to the settings and manually check for the update. The new update for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro is the OxygenOS version 10.5.4. The update does add a bunch of features, but since it is coming right around the time consumers are getting the phone in their hands, it is more like bringing the device up to speed with what the makers want it to feel like in customers' hands. In addition to improving system stability, the update also improves back gesture experience. An interesting update is the OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z can now be integrated with Dolby Atmos for better sound quality. The update also adds the double-tap feature to wake up the lock screen in ambient display mode or off-screen condition. The update also adds Live Caption, which will detect speech in media and automatically generate captions based on that.
For the camera, the update optimizes the camera’s shooting experience and improved stability. It also optimizes the animation effect and improved interaction experience. It also adds video filter features as well.
Here is a look at everything the OxygenOS version 10.5.4 brings to the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro.
Improved system stability
Improved icon display in the status bar
Improved back gesture experience
OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z can now be integrated with Dolby Atmos for better sound quality
Added double-tap feature to wake up lock screen in ambient display mode or off-screen condition
Added OnePlus Tips & Support section in Settings. Check out all the new features and answers to common issues here
Added Live Caption, this will detect speech in media and automatically generate captions [To enable: Settings-System-Accessibility-Live Caption]
Update Android Security Patch to 2020.03
Updated GMS package to 2020.02
Optimized the camera’s shooting experience and improved stability
Optimized the animation effect and improved interaction experience
An added video filter feature
Optimized the fingerprint unlock experience when unlocking the device
Added contact notes info for incoming calls
Optimized network data transmission performance and stability
Voice Assistant updates
Now you can wake up voice assistant of your choice just by long-pressing the power button [To enable: Settings-Buttons & gestures-Press and hold the power button-Choose the app you want to activate]
Both the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro are entering flagship territory with their new prices. You can check out the detailed specifications and prices of the smartphones here. However, Apple stole OnePlus’ thunder by announcing the iPhone SE 2020 a day after the OnePlus 8 was announced. The iPhone SE comes at a competitive price and you can check out our comparison of the iPhone SE 2020 and the OnePlus 8 here.
|Release Date:||14 Apr 2020|
|Variant:||128 GB/8 GB RAM , 256 GB/12 GB RAM|