Battery Improvements In Latest OP3 Beta Update

If you have been suffering from poor battery life since updating your OnePlus 3 to Android 7 this update might help you out.

Since updating their OnePlus 3 to Android 7.0, many users (myself included) have had really poor battery performance along with Bluetooth issues when connecting to other devices. These are really annoying bugs, but the good news is that OnePlus has released an update for the phone which addresses these issues along with others.

The update hasn’t been signed off as a final OTA yet, but if you are willing to experiment you can download the Beta update from the OnePlus Forums now.

Below is the changelog for the new update;

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  • Bluetooth improvements
    • Car bluetooth fixes
    • Battery usage optimizations
    • Fixed some auto connection issues
  • GPS optimizations
    • Improved accuracy, now less likely to drop GPS connection
  • Night Mode optimizations
    • Update default sunrise time (8AM -> 6AM)
    • Fixed issue of auto night mode not turning off
    • Fixed issue of auto night mode turning on, but doesn’t stay on
    • Fixed issue of night mode causing issues with sRGB
  • Launcher optimizations
    • Fixed issue of system reboot when setting wallpaper
    • Fixed issue where setting of wallpaper doesn’t work
    • Prevent occasional Launcher crash
    • Removed extraneous wallpaper entry
  • Clock widget improvements
    • Fixed bug where clock widget shows smaller after exit of a full-screen app
  • Dark theme improvements
  • Translation improvements
  • Updated community app to 1.8
  • Other general bug fixes and optimizations


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