OnePlus 8, 8 Pro Receiving OxygenOS OTA Update With Keyboard Height Adjustment, OnePlus Store India App and More

OxygenOS update brings a new OnePlus Store app to OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro.

OnePlus OxygenOS 11 Open Beta 5

OnePlus launched the OnePlus 8, and OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones back in April 2020. The company has already rolled out Android 11 based OxygenOS 11 Stable update for both these devices. Now, OnePlus has started rolling out OxygenOS update for OnePlus 8 series devices. The company doesn’t mention anything regarding the Android security patch version in the changelogs, so there are chances that these devices are still running November Android security patch. OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro OxygenOS update also brings a new keyboard height adjustment feature along which allows users to raise or hide the bottom shortcut bar for a better input experience.

In a community post, OnePlus has confirmed that the update is rolling out in India, and Europe. OnePlus 8 Indian users will receive the update with version, while users in Europe are receiving version update. Users in India will receive version update on their OnePlus 8 Pro, and the European users will receive​ update on their units.

OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro OxygenOS Update Changelogs,

OxygenOS also adds a new OnePlus Store app for Indian users, which lets users discover exciting members-only benefits, and shop for OnePlus products. It is worth noting that the app can also be uninstalled. Apart from these changes, the update brings several fixes and optimizations to both these devices.

● Newly added keyboard height adjustment where you can raise or hide the bottom shortcut bar for
a better input experience (Go to Settings-System-Language & input-Keyboard height adjustment)
● Fixed the issue of a small probability that the alarm clock starts abnormally
● Fixed the failure to enable auto rotate feature

● Fixed a small probability issue that photos don't display in the Gallery

● Fixed the small probability issue that no pop-up window shows up when connecting Bluetooth headse

● Fixed the issue that the WiFi connection failed in a specific situation

OnePlus Store (India only)
● An intuitive and convenient way to manage your OnePlus account, get easy-to-access support,
 discover exciting members-only benefits, and shop for OnePlus products.
 (Please note that it can be uninstalled)

These updates are being rolled out in a staged roll-out manner as confirmed by the company in the community post, so you may or may not have received the update on your unit. In the staged roll-out phase, an update is randomly pushed out to a limited number of users and a broader rollout follows a few days later.

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