OnePlus 3 and 3T starts getting Android 7.1.1 update

Hi, to all my amazing readers and people out there. With Android 7.1.1 rolling out in the market, my article focuses on the recent news, which says that OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T starts getting the Android 7.1.1 Update provided by OxygenOS.

Talking about this, I’ll be starting off with few briefs related to Android, then moving ahead with OnePlus, and finally wrapping up the article by stating what the update will actually consists of and how will it benefit the users. So let’s dive into the details of the OS Update, the smartphone maker and the update list in Android 7.1.1

Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google, based on the Linux kernel and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Android’s user interface is mainly based on direct manipulation, using touch gestures that loosely correspond to real-world actions, such as swiping, tapping and pinching, to manipulate on-screen objects, along with a virtual keyboard for text input. Starting from the version 2.3 (Gingerbread), android today has launched its very recent update of the version Android 7.1.1 (Nougat).

Moving further, here are some brief about the smartphone maker. OnePlus is one the biggest smartphone manufactures and has won many consumers heart with their wonderful devices like OnePlus one, OnePlus 2, OnePlus 3 and many more. Founded in the year 2013 and headquartered in China, the company serves 42 countries and regions around the world. It was then founded by the former Oppo vice president Pete Lau.

The update provided by OxygenOS featuring phones i.e. in OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T, consists of the following updates and here’s a full list of all the changes in OxygenOS 4.1.0:

  • Upgraded Android 7.1.1
  • Updated Google security patch to 1st March 2017
  • Added expanded screenshots
  • Improved picture taking of moving objects with blur reduction
  • Improved video stability when recording
  • Improved WiFi connectivity
  • Improved Bluetooth connectivity
  • General bug fixes

Another thing that the update adds is expanded screenshots, which lets you scroll and take longer screenshots. The update also brings Google security patch for March.

The list of improvements include reduced motion blur while shooting moving objects, improved video stabilization, improved Wi-Fi connectivity, improved Bluetooth connectivity, and general bug fixes.

Talking about the features the new Android 7.1.1 will have are:

  • Multi locale language settings with over 1500 emoji’s including, out of which 72 are the new ones.
  • Multi-window view, makes switching more easily between them.
  • A new feature called Doze, helps save you battery power even when you are on the move.
  • Notification direct reply, lets you reply directly from the notification bar, without opening the app.
  • Data saver
  • File based encryption
  • Direct Boot option.

These are the few ones, for the complete feature list and demos, visit:

The update is rolling out now to users in batches and will be available for everyone over time.

So this is what is required for OnePlus users. A happy news to you’ll. Update your OS Today!

Happy Reading!


Article written and submitted by: Akshay Rakesh Toshniwal

2 thoughts on “OnePlus 3 and 3T starts getting Android 7.1.1 update

    • March 18, 2017 at 10:45 pm

      Thank you for your feedback. Appreciated! Will surely have a look on your blog as well.
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