OnePlus rolled out the OxygenOS 18.104.22.168/22.214.171.124/126.96.36.199 to the OnePlus 8 series smartphones. The update brought in the Bitmoji AOD feature, new Android security patch level, and optimized the portrait mode effect of the front camera for the OnePlus 8 series handsets. Now, in a recent development, OnePlus has started rolling out a new OxygenOS update to the OnePlus 8 series smartphones. The new update is rolling out for the OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro, and the OnePlus 8T. The update brings in October 2021 security patch, bug fixes, Files by Google app, and minor improvements.
New OxygenOS Update Brings October 2021 Android Security Patch To OnePlus 8 Series
The newly rolling out software update for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro arrives in the form of OxygenOS 188.8.131.52, whereas the OnePlus 8T gets it as OxygenOS 184.108.40.206/220.127.116.11. As per the changelog published by OnePlus, the new software update brings in October 2021 Android security patch for these three devices. Additionally, with this new software release, OnePlus is adding Files by Google app to the OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro, and the OnePlus 8T. The update also brings improved system stability and fixes some known issues. Here’s the changelog of the update below:
OnePlus 8/8 Pro OxygenOS 18.104.22.168, OnePlus 8T OxygenOS 22.214.171.124/126.96.36.199 Changelog
- Added the Files by Google, find files faster with search and simple browsing
- Updated Android security patch to 2021.10
- Improved system stability
- Fixed known issues
As usual, the new software update is rolling out in a staged manner for these three devices. Once OnePlus makes sure that this new build doesn’t contain any critical bugs, the update should start rolling out to more users. If you have not received the update yet, you can head over to Settings > System > System Update > to check if the update notification has arrived on your OnePlus 8 series devices. Currently, OnePlus is rolling out this new software update to the EU region now. The update shall be available to users in India and North America later on.
Do let us know in the comments section below if you have received the new OxygenOS update on your OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro, or the OnePlus 8T unit.