OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T are getting the new OxygenOS open beta with the new launcher
OnePlus’s next OxygenOS update for OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will bring a comprehensive list of new features, including redesigned launcher settings and improved touch latency.
OnePlus has released a new OxygenOS open beta for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T which has brought a lot of new changes, including a new launcher. The Open Beta is the 13th iteration of the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T Open Beta is the fourth iteration.
Open Beta brings a new launcher with Android 7.1.1 shortcuts and support for a newly designed app drawer. Other notable improvements include the redesigned launcher settings interface and the addition of status bar icons for real-time network speeds. OnePlus says it has added notification denomination, gaming don’t disturb mode, night mode and secure box for file encryption. The update also optimizes touch latency and EIS for video recording. OnePlus has also tweaked contact management with ‘linking and merge function’ and now supports fast pay options in India. With Quick Pay, OnePlus 3 or OnePlus 3T users can make quick payments using Paytm by long pressing the home button. The update, of course, brings general bug fixes and other basic improvements.
OnePlus recently launched the Android 7.1.1 Nougat-based OxygenOS 4.1 update for OnePlus 3 and 3T users. With the new Open Beta build, the company is giving a glimpse into what is coming with future updates. OnePlus, which started out as a hardware startup is slowly gaining expertise in the Android software update industry, which has been a big point for most Android users.