OnePlus 6 start to receive stable Android 9 Pie update


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After a period of beta testing phase, OnePlus decided to roll out today the stable Android 9.0 Pie update to all eligible OnePlus 6 smartphones. The flagship killer now is part of a select group of smartphones that have already received the latest Google’s flavor of Android.

We have to give a “thumbs up” for the Chinese company since it’s been just a month and a half since Google released Pie. Considering the Android firms, in the best case scenario don’t take less than two months to deliver a major update, that’s a new mark for OnePlus. Of course, things are a bit different this year, we have Project Treble and a lot of companies, OnePlus included, were part of Android Pie Beta program.

OnePlus 6 Android Pie update brings a ton of improvements and UI refreshments to the handset. You can check the full changelog below:

Changelog:
  • Updated system to Android™ 9.0 Pie™
  • Brand new UI for Android Pie
  • New adaptive battery support
  • New Android Pie gesture navigation
  • Updated Android security patch to 2018.9

Other new features and system improvements:

  • Do Not Disturb mode
  • New Do Not Disturb (DND) mode with adjustable settings
  • New Gaming mode 3.0
  • Added text notification mode
  • Added notification for 3rd party calls
  • Accent color
  • Supported accent color customization

Since this update is rolling out in an incremental form, it should take some time to arrive at all OnePlus 6 owners. If you haven’t received it yet, be patient and keep checking for the update notification.

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