OnePlus 6 Stories August 11
OnePlus 6 and 6T get final Android 11 release after one-month beta program
Android 12 is barely a month away from release at this point, but the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T are just now getting their update to Android 11. Ironically, though, that’s way ahead of the expected schedule.
OnePlus 6 Stories August 10
OxygenOS Open Beta 3 with Android 11 rolls out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ YouTube playback improvements, more
OxygenOS Open Beta 3 based upon Android 11 is now rolling out for 2018’s finest flagships, the OnePlus 6 and 6T.
OnePlus 6 Stories July 21
OxygenOS 10.3.12 for OnePlus 6/6T rolls out w/ July security patch
OxygenOS 10.3.12 is now rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T with this fairly tiny OTA file including the latest July 2021 security patch.
OnePlus 6 Stories July 8
OnePlus 6 and 6T finally get Android 11 nearly a year late, but still only in beta
The OnePlus 6 and 6T are considered some of the best devices the brand launched, but as with some other aging devices, the software support over time has left ample room for improvement. Today, OnePlus is finally — a word we don’t throw around lightly —launching Android 11 on the OnePlus 6 and 6T, but it’s still not widely available.
OnePlus 6 Stories April 29
If you’re still rocking the 2018-released OnePlus 6 or OnePlus 6T, hopefully you aren’t too excited about the Android 11 release. OnePlus has just confirmed we won’t see its release anytime soon.
OnePlus 6 Stories March 19
OxygenOS 10.3.9 rolls out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ February patch, not much else
It’s been a while since we last spoke about a OnePlus 6 and 6T OTA update, but OxygenOS 10.3.9 is now rolling out with the February 2021 security patch in tow.
OnePlus 6 Stories January 28
OxygenOS 10.3.8 rolls out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ January patch
The OxygenOS 10.3.8 update is now rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T with the incremental update touting the January 2021 security patch but very little else of note.
OnePlus 6 Stories October 12, 2020
OxygenOS 10.3.6 now rolling out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ September patch
The incremental OxygenOS 10.3.6 update is now rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T with the highlight addition being that of the September 2020 security patch.
OnePlus 6 Stories July 31, 2020
OxygenOS 10.3.5 rolls out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ July patch, OnePlus Buds support, more
OxygenOS 10.3.5 is now officially rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T with the update bringing some notable software tweaks and the July 2020 security patch.
OnePlus 6 Stories June 11, 2020
Google Stadia now officially supports OnePlus 5, 6, and 7 series smartphones
Google Stadia now works with any Android smartphone, at least in an “experimental” state. However, adding to the list of officially supported devices, Google Stadia now supports just about every OnePlus smartphone.
OnePlus 6 Stories May 28, 2020
OxygenOS 10.3.4 now rolling out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ May 2020 patch, Launcher v4.1.6, more
While the OnePlus 7 Pro has seen the 10.3.3 update, the OnePlus 6 and 6T are now seeing the OxygenOS 10.3.4 update rollout for the 2018 flagship duo.
OnePlus 6 Stories April 26, 2020
OxygenOS 10.3.3 now rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T w/ April patch, more
The OxygenOS 10.3.3 update is now rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T with the April 2020 security patch being the headline inclusion alongside some other minor tweaks and improvements.
OnePlus 6 Stories April 24, 2020
OnePlus has ended the immensely popular OxygenOS Open Beta program for the OnePlus 6 and 6T.
OnePlus 6 Stories April 7, 2020
OxygenOS Open Beta 6 rolling out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ March 2020 patch, more
OxygenOS Open Beta 6 is now rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T with the experimental software build bringing some notable fixes alongside the March 2020 security patch.
OnePlus 6 Stories February 28, 2020
OxygenOS 10.3.2 rolling out now for OnePlus 6/6T w/ February 2020 patch, screen flicker fix
We recently saw the OnePlus 6 and 6T receive the latest Open Beta update, but for those on the stable path, the OxygenOS 10.3.2 OTA is rolling right now for the former flagships.
OnePlus 6 Stories February 25, 2020
OxygenOS Open Beta 5 rolling out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ February 2020 patch, more
Hot on the heels of the latest stable updates for other OnePlus hardware, the OxygenOS Open Beta 5 OTA is now rolling out for the OnePlus 6 and 6T.
OnePlus 6 Stories January 14, 2020
OxygenOS Open Beta 4 now rolling out for OnePlus 6/6T w/ December patch, more
Despite the issues with the recent Android 10 rollout on OnePlus 6 and 6T devices, the OxygenOS Open Beta 4 is now rolling out for those enrolled in the program.
OnePlus 6 Stories December 19, 2019
The rollout of Android 10 on the OnePlus 6/6T hasn’t been the smoothest but we’ve already got the first incremental update as OxygenOS 10.3.0 is now heading out to 2018’s best OnePlus phones.
OnePlus 6 Stories December 18, 2019
OxygenOS Open Beta 3 for OnePlus 6/6T returns ability to hide notch, more
OxygenOS Open Beta 3 is now available for the OnePlus 6 and 6T which returns the ability to hide the notch on the Android 10 build along with other tweaks and improvements.
OnePlus 6 Stories December 5, 2019
Fans and owners of the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T, the wait is over as the stable Android 10 OTA update is now rolling out.
OnePlus 6 Stories November 30, 2019
OnePlus 6 Stories October 19, 2019
OnePlus 6 Stories October 11, 2019
Android 10’s rollout is one of the fastest we’ve seen, and today OnePlus confirmed a further rollout to some older devices. Starting later this month, the OnePlus 6 and 6T, OnePlus 5 and 5T will get Android 10 updates.
OnePlus 6 Stories September 25, 2019
Oxygen OS 9.0.17 and 9.0.9 OTAs for OnePlus 6, 6T prep for Android 10 update
The latest Oxygen OS 9.0.17 and 9.0.9 OTAs for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T include preparations for the full Android 10 upgrade — which could be as soon as late October.
Android 10 could come to OnePlus 6/6T in late October, OnePlus 5/5T Q2 2020
While the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro are enjoying Android 10 as you read this, OnePlus 6/6T and OnePlus 5/5T will no doubt be wondering when the OS overhaul reaches their phones.
OnePlus 6 Stories August 24, 2019
[Update: OnePlus 6T/7 Pro] OnePlus 6 officially gets LineageOS 16 nightlies support
LineageOS continues to roll out support for devices, with the immensely popular OnePlus 6 now being supported by the biggest custom ROM.
OnePlus 6 Stories July 24, 2019
[Update: Download Hidden photo gallery] Android Q Developer Preview 3 now available for OnePlus 6, 6T, 7, and 7 Pro
We often praise the update schedule that OnePlus keeps for their devices, and that continues with the release of the third Android Q beta for the OnePlus 6, 6T, 7, and 7 Pro.
OnePlus 6 Stories July 23, 2019
Oxygen OS Open beta 23/15 for OnePlus 6/6T adds DC dimming, more
The latest Oxygen OS Open beta updates 23 and 15 are now rolling out for OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T owners who have opted into the program. The update brings the new enhanced Screen recorder settings, DC Dimming feature, and some further OS tweaks.
OnePlus 6 Stories July 22, 2019
[Update: Adds framerate settings, more] OnePlus 6/6T get Screen recorder, June patch, more in latest OxygenOS OTA
The OnePlus 6 and 6T are now receiving a couple of OxygenOS OTAs that bring the much-requested native Screen recorder feature and the June 2019 security patch.
OnePlus 6 Stories July 10, 2019
OxygenOS open beta for OnePlus 6/6T adds new clock widget, July patch, more
The latest OxygenOS open beta 22 for the OnePlus 6 and open beta 14 for OnePlus 6T are rolling out with a host of bug fixes plus a few brand-new features and functions.
OnePlus 6 Stories June 25, 2019
OxygenOS Open beta for OnePlus 6/6T improves Screen Recorder, Weather, more
The latest OxygenOS Open Beta for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T are now available after being announced on the official OnePlus Forums.
OnePlus 6 Stories June 21, 2019
[Update: OnePlus 7, 7 Pro too] OnePlus 6/6T Android Q Beta 2 rolling out now
While the Android Q Beta 2 has already hit Pixel devices, the developer preview is now rolling out to OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T devices.
OnePlus 6 Stories June 13, 2019
Latest OxygenOS Open beta adds Fnatic mode, Digital Wellbeing, more to OnePlus 5/5T, 6/6T
The OxygenOS Open Beta program proves to be one of the best for bringing new features to a wide product line. The latest of these OxygenOS betas are now rolling out to OnePlus 5/5T and 6/6T devices with a ton of new additions including Fnatic mode.
OnePlus 6 Stories June 3, 2019
Oxygen OS 9.0.6 and 9.0.14 for OnePlus 6/6T adds May patch, camera fixes, more
The latest Oxygen OS 9.0.6 and 9.0.14 for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T respectively are now rolling out to devices via an OTA download.
OnePlus 6 Stories May 29, 2019
New Oxygen OS Open Beta adds Zen Mode, Screen Recorder, more to OnePlus 6/6T
We reported a few short days ago that two supposed exclusive OnePlus 7 Pro features were coming to the OnePlus 6/6T via an Oxygen OS Open Beta. Well, OnePlus is now rolling out the update that brings Zen Mode and a native Screen Recorder to the older handsets.
OnePlus 6 Stories May 1, 2019
Latest OxygenOS Open Beta for OnePlus 5/5T and OnePlus 6/6T brings new system update UI, quick reply improvements, and more
For anyone enrolled in the OxygenOS Open Beta for their OnePlus 5/5T or OnePlus 6/6T, the latest update should bring some interesting new changes for all four handsets.
OnePlus 6 Stories April 16, 2019
Latest OxygenOS Open Beta adds parking location feature, April patch for OnePlus 5, 5T, 6, 6T users
The latest OxygenOS Open Beta update for the OnePlus 5/5T, OnePlus 6/6T is now rolling out to those already enrolled on the beta program.
OnePlus 6 Stories March 27, 2019
OnePlus 5/5T and 6/6T Oxygen OS open betas bring improved photo editor, weather app, UI improvements
The latest Oxygen OS open beta program update for the OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T bring an array of software enhancements and improvements alongside some neat tweaks.
OnePlus 6 Stories March 12, 2019
OnePlus 6/6T and 5/5T OxygenOS open betas add March security patches w/ further group SMS features
The OxygenOS open beta program is a great way for the company to tweak and adjust parts of the OS and simultaneously gather plenty of real-world user feedback. Now the latest OxygenOS open betas have been released for the OnePlus 6/6T and 5/5T.
OnePlus 6 Stories January 2, 2019
Oxygen OS OTA for OnePlus 6 adds Bluetooth EQ, Nightscape improvements, OnePlus 5, 5T get improved Wi-Fi
The latest Oxygen OS OTAs are rolling out for the OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 6. Oxygen OS 9.0.3 for the OnePlus 6 includes a host of performance improvements including camera fixes and a new Bluetooth equalizer.
OnePlus 6 Stories December 28, 2018
Hot on the heels of the Oxygen OS Open Beta 1 comes the Oxygen OS Open Beta 2 for the OnePlus 6T, whilst the Oxygen OS Open Beta 10 is heading to OnePlus 6. Both update packages bring with them a slew of system improvements, updates and UI tweaks with a focus on the display and color. expand full story
OnePlus 6 Stories November 20, 2018
A brand new update for the Oxygen OS beta program is rolling out. The OnePlus 6 Open beta 7 adds tons of new features for an incremental update including UI improvements, telephony extras and two major inclusions: OnePlus Roaming and Video Enhancer.
OnePlus 6 Stories November 19, 2018
OnePlus 6 gets a $100 price cut for Black Friday, from $429 starting tomorrow
Despite the OnePlus 6T being the latest and greatest, the OnePlus 6 which launched earlier this year is still a pretty stellar smartphone. Now, for OnePlus Black Friday sales, the company is giving buyers a $100 discount to the already affordable device.
OnePlus 6 Stories November 7, 2018
OnePlus Switch application now supports iPhone data transfer
The OnePlus Switch application makes the often frustrating process of swapping or upgrading your phone a bit more simplified. But until now, those switching from iPhone to a OnePlus device couldn’t switch as conveniently. Now, a new update today changes that. iPhone users can now download the OnePlus Switch on their phone and use it to transfer contacts, photos, videos and even messages.
OnePlus 6 Stories November 2, 2018
We recently gave you a taste of what to expect from the newest night mode on the market in the form of OnePlus’ Nightscape, but how does it stack up against one of the other best night shooters that aren’t from Google?
OnePlus 6 Stories November 1, 2018
The OnePlus 6 is already capable of using the company’s new Nightscape mode thanks to Android Pie beta 6. Naturally, that meant I had to head out into the darkened streets to see if it actually makes any difference to the night-photography capabilities of the device.
OnePlus 6 Stories October 31, 2018
We reported that the OnePlus 6 has already seen a multitude of add-ons that will also be found on the recently announced OnePlus 6T, music to the ears of OnePlus 6 owners. Nightscape, OnePlus’ version of Google’s Night Sight, is the most notable addition. We’ll have an in-depth test of Nightscape coming to our readers shortly. expand full story
OnePlus 6 Stories October 30, 2018