OnePlus has been rolling out frequent updates to its existing lineup of smartphones lately. The company has been all the way more active when it comes to pushing updates to the devices that are in the Open Beta software build. Last week, the brand rolled out a new update to the OnePlus 7T and the OnePlus 7T smartphones, which introduced the Live Caption support to the devices. A week after that, the company started rolling out the same feature to the OnePlus 7 and the OnePlus 7 Pro devices. Now, OnePlus has begun pushing yet another beta on all four devices that we mentioned above. The latest beta update for the OnePlus 7 series of smartphones comes with a much-awaited feature, a feature OnePlus teased back in October 2019 – Instant Translation. Take a look at what the Instant Translation feature is and what the latest beta update for the OnePlus 7 lineup of smartphones has in store.
OnePlus 7 Series Smartphones Receive the Instant Translation Feature With the Latest Beta Update
As mentioned earlier, the latest beta update for the OnePlus 7 series (Open Beta 11 for the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro, and Open Beta 2 for the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro) comes with the Instant Translation feature, that can convert audio in a video call to your native language. The Instant Translation feature currently supports five languages – English, French, German, Hindi, and Chinese.
Alongside the Instant Translation feature, the latest beta updates for the devices also include a few bug fixes. Plus, the device will now run on the latest March 2020 security patch after the update. Below is the complete changelog of the latest beta update for your reference:
- Fixed the frame rate issue to improve the screen recording experience
- Updated Android Security patch to 2020.03
- Fixed the random switch to Gboard while using SwiftKey or a 3rd party keyboard
- Optimized the adaptive brightness feature
- Instant Translation
- Added Instant translation feature, Provides real-time subtitles during video calls, supports 5 languages (English, French, German, Hindi, and Chinese)
Do keep in mind that the update is currently in beta and you will have to enroll for the OnePlus Beta program in order to make use of the Instant Translation feature. If you have already flashed an Open Beta ROM on your OnePlus 7 series device, you will receive this new beta update as an OTA update. If you have not yet received it, you can head to your device settings and tap the Check for Updates menu. From there, you can update your device to the newest build. We would suggest that our readers take a backup of their sensitive information before tapping that update button on their screen. If you want to join the Open Beta program, you can visit the company’s official page for the same.
Meanwhile, OnePlus is gearing up for the launch of its brand new OnePlus 8 series of smartphones. The upcoming smartphone lineup is expected to have two devices – the OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro. To learn more about the devices, you can head to our previous coverage for the same.
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