OnePlus 8 series receives OxygenOS 22.214.171.124 update in India
OnePlus has started rolling out the OxygenOS 126.96.36.199 update for its flagship OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro in India. As per the changelog, the new firmware optimizes system power consumption, the split-screen app experience, and increases battery life. It also fixes the problem with expanded screenshots, horizon light not activating normally, and an issue with Google Play not installing apps.
Details about the update
The update carries build number 188.8.131.52.IN21DA for the OnePlus 8 and version number 184.108.40.206.IN11DA for the OnePlus 8 Pro. It is being rolled out in a phased manner via over-the-air method. To manually check for the update, you can go to Settings >System Updates.
OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro: At a glance
As far as their specifications are concerned, the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro feature a metal-glass body with a punch-hole design and slim bezels. The standard model sports a 6.55-inch Full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) AMOLED screen with a 90Hz refresh rate, while the Pro version has a 120Hz 6.78-inch QHD+ (1440x3120 pixels) AMOLED screen. Both the handsets come with an integrated fingerprint reader.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The OnePlus 8 bears a triple rear camera unit that comprises a 48MP main sensor, a 16MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro camera. Meanwhile, the 8 Pro offers a quad rear camera system including a 48MP main sensor, a 48MP ultra-wide-angle lens, an 8MP telephoto camera, and another 5MP color filter sensor. On the front, both the handsets house a 16MP selfie snapper.
Under the hood
The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro are powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 865 chipset, combined with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. The vanilla variant houses a 4,300mAh battery with 30W wired fast-charging while the Pro model packs a 4,510mAh battery with 30W wired as well as 30W wireless charging support.