OnePlus, previously had announced in November that it will bring Android Nougat update for the flagship killer devices OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T before the end of year 2016, and the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has kept its promise by rolling the official Andriod Nougat 7.1.1 update on December 31.
Carl Pei, CEO of OnePlus, revealed about the new update on his official Twitter account. He thanked the research team of OnePlus that worked day and night without celebrating the festive season just to fulfill the promise.
OnePlus has recently also announced that it has released OxygenOS 3.5.5 firmware update for OnePlus 2 smartphone which makes it support the VoLTE networks.
Many members of our R&D are not taking any time off to celebrate New Year. But we all feel proud to finally deliver on our promises.
— Carl Pei (@getpeid) December 31, 2016
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Android 7.0 Nougat’s pleasant new features include Multi-window, Quick Switch (switch to the previous app using the multitasking button), and VR support/ Daydream (for more powerful VR experience).
Additional notable features include beyond what Android 7.0 Nougat brings new mojos, enhanced file browser, a new Moto action called Swipe to shrink the screen, clear all, current apps, push notifications, Google Assistant enhanced Java 8 language support, smooth updates, and data saver, direct reply notifications, additional power competence.
When users will start receiving the Nougat update, the company advises them to download and install it when the phone is connected to a Wi-Fi network and only if the cell-Phone has more than 50% percent charge. If a customer has got a notification message for the update, they should then choose “Yes, I’m in”, and once the update is downloaded, click on Install Now. Those who haven’t get a message should go to Settings > About Phone > System updates, and then if an update is available, follow the above process.