The company announced via a forum post that OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 smartphones have started receiving Android 11 based OxygenOS 11 stable updates. OnePlus also said that users should keep in mind that before installing this update, their smartphone battery is more than 30 percent and storage is at least 3 GB free.
Google confirmed last month that OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 users will receive this update in the coming months and as promised the smartphone has now started receiving updates. If you are a OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 user, then you can see the availability of this update in your phone manually by going through the settings. However, whenever your phone will be ready for this update, similarly you will get information about it through notifications. The size of this update is reportedly 2.8 GB.
OnePlus 8 Pro, OnePlus 8 Android 11 update changelog
The Android 11 update changelog for the OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 smartphones includes fresh new UI with system optimization and a new dynamic weather UI. In this update, some third party apps have optimized Sed stability and overall improved user experience. A new gaming tool box has also been added to the OxygenOS 11 update for a convenient switch to Fnatic mode. In the game space, you can choose three notifications, text-only, heads up and block.
OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 have also received new Quick Reply feature for Instagram and WhatsApp notifications in gaming mode. Apart from this, new miss-touch prevention feature has also been added to the gaming space. The Android 11 update also brings a custom schedule / all days option with new Always-On Ambient Display function. Not only this, a new Insight Clock Style has been added to OxygenOS 11 along with 10 other New Clock styles.
It has the ability to enable dark mode shortcuts and automatically from sunset to sunrise. This update brings new themes and new group features to Zen Mode. In this update, the Gallery app has received a new Story Function feature, which allows to create weekly videos with photos and videos in storage.