OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 have started receiving the latest OxygenOS update. The update includes the December 2021 Android security patch, some bug fixes, and other minor improvements. The new OxygenOS update is designed to fix the WhatsApp crashing problem experienced by OnePlus 8 series phone users. As usual, the update is being released gradually for OnePlus users, and the company has listed builds for EU, Global, and India variants of the phones. Both OnePlus 8-series phones will receive similar improvements with the new update.
OnePlus 8 Pro, OnePlus 8 Update Changelog
OnePlus has announced the changelog in the OnePlus forum. The latest update for OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro comes in the form of firmware version OxygenOS 188.8.131.52.
Both OnePlus 8 series phones get similar changes with the new update. The changelog mentions optimizing the UI display of the settings interface. As mentioned earlier, the Google Assistant and Google Pay are getting fixes that allow apps to appear in the setup wizard. In addition, OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro get fixes for the WhatsApp crash problem.
According to the change log, the OnePlus phones will also receive the Android security patch from December 2021. OnePlus has listed builds for the EU, Global and India variants of the smartphones, with the OnePlus 8 Pro being builds 184.108.40.206.IN11BA, 220.127.116.11 .IN11AA and 18.104.22.168.IN11DA, and the OnePlus 8 gets 22.214.171.124.IN21BA, 126.96.36.199.IN21AA, and 188.8.131.52.IN21DA builds.
The Chinese tech brand hasn’t mentioned the size of the OxygenOS 184.108.40.206 yet. However, it is recommended that you update your OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro devices while they are connected to a strong WiFi and charging.
OnePlus will roll out the update step by step and automatically reach all authorized smartphones wirelessly. Avid OnePlus users can also check for the update manually by going to. walk Settings> System> System Updates.