The Android 10 update for OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro was released recently with a sequential rollout through OTA’s. However, the manufacturer paused the latter due to some bugs.
As a result of the update halt, many OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro users didn’t receive it yet. Those who received the same had complaints due to some bugs in Android 10 version of Oxygen OS like bad camera quality and more.
Oxygen OS Version 10.0.1 Update Rollout
The hotfix update for Android 10 Oxygen OS was initially expected to be released by end of October. However, OnePlus surprised us by announcing the Oxygen OS version 10.0.1 on OnePlus forums.
The new update is a hotfix update that fixes the bugs that people encountered in Oxygen OS 10.0.0. Oxygen OS 10.0.1 is the first update of Android 10 Oxygen OS to be distributed to all users as the first update was halted. Changes included in this update according to the official changelog are: –
- Android version upgraded to Android 10
- UI design revamped with new design elements
- Location permissions improved for better privacy options
- Changing shapes of icons in quick settings on the notification bar through system settings
- General bug fixes for Oxygen OS 10.0.0
Full Screen Gestures
Brand new full screen gestures have been included with the Android 10 Oxygen OS update. These gestures are: –
- Swiping inwards from the left or right edge of the display acts as a back button.
- Navigation bar added at bottom of the screen to access a multitasking menu and swipe between different apps
All games installed on your smartphone can be accessed from the Game Space feature that also optimizes the handsets’ performance for a better gaming experience.
Ambient display lighting is now controlled by different parameters like location, time as well as events. The settings for this feature can be accessed under Display > Ambient Display > Smart Display.
You can block spam messages by specifying keywords to spam filters. Any message containing the predefined term will be marked as spam. The settings for this filter can be accessed under Messages > Spam > Settings >Blocking settings.
The image quality is improved after bad image quality reports from Oxygen OS 10.0.0 update.
Oxygen OS 10.0.1 will also be a staged rollout like the 10.0.0 update which means that it will be released to specific users at first and if there aren’t major bugs, it will be incrementally rolled out for others. This update is not region locked and will be distributed randomly over devices across all the regions.