Welcome to the OnePlus 8T updates hub. Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about the latest Android updates for the device, including past and future software versions.
Like its siblings, the OnePlus 8T runs on Oxygen OS, OnePlus’ homebaked Android skin. Oxygen OS is known for fast updates that come for a very long time, so be sure to bookmark this page and revisit often.
- Current stable version: Android 11
- When will the OnePlus 8T get Android 12? December 2021 (estimated)
Latest OnePlus 8T update
July 22, 2021: OnePlus is now pushing out a new Oxygen OS update to OnePlus 8T users in North America. It lands as Oxygen OS 188.8.131.52. The same update will head to Europe soon, but the update will not go to India. Apparently, this update addresses region-specific issues that don’t affect the India market.
As such, this update does not include the long-awaited July 2021 security patch. Here’s the full changelog:
- Improve stability and fixed known issues
- Fixed the issue that the screen may flash when shooting in Nightscape mode
- OnePlus Store
- An intuitive and convenient way to manage your OnePlus account, get easy-to-access support, discover exciting members-only benefits, and shop for OnePlus products. (Please note that it can be uninstalled)
Want to check if the update is available? Then head to Settings > System > System updates on your device.
Previous OnePlus 8T updates
May 27, 2021: OnePlus is now pushing out a new Oxygen OS update to OnePlus 8T users in India (184.108.40.206) and North America (220.127.116.11). European users will get the update (18.104.22.168) at a later stage, according to the company. The update brings the May 2021 security patch, improves network performance, and improves smoothness while sliding on the home screen. It also brings several fixes, and you can check out the changelog below.
March 29, 2021: Numbered as the Oxygen OS 22.214.171.124 update in India and Europe, and Oxygen OS 126.96.36.199 in North America, this stable patch brought crucial fixes for the overall system, camera, and clock. The March 2021 Android security update was also included.
December 29, 2020: OnePlus launched the Oxygen OS 188.8.131.52 update to unlocked devices around the world. The biggest change with this update is the introduction of a new feature that allows you to adjust the keyboard height. This should help people have a better typing experience since they can adjust the keyboard to fit their unique needs and preferences. This update also delivered improved Nightscape image quality, improved gestures, better fingerprint unlock, and the November 2020 patch.
November 21, 2020: The manufacturer rolled out Oxygen OS 184.108.40.206 for the OnePlus 8T. The update consisted of a bunch of improvements, including better fingerprint recognition and imaging quality. OnePlus said power consumption optimizations in the update also increase the battery life of the phone. In addition, the update fixed an app cache bug and a screen flash issue. Overall system performance and stability also got a boost.
November 5, 2020: OnePlus released the Oxygen OS 220.127.116.11 build for the OnePlus 8T. It included optimizations to power consumption, improvements to camera quality and stability, and a bunch of bug fixes.
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