- Bad news for OnePlus 6 and 6T users
- Got the last official OS update
- Both handsets came in the year 2018
New Delhi. OnePlus 6 And 6T has got its last official software update, for this no update will be revealed for these two smartphones. Because the company came in the year 2018 with its 2 handsets OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T Software support is going to be removed from The company has made an official announcement that it will no longer provide any software update in both these phones. This means that the OxygenOS 184.108.40.206 upgrade that started rolling out for the phone on December 3, 2021, will be the last official update.
Now the software update of these two smartphones will not be available
To recall, it was announced in July last year that new OnePlus models – starting with the OnePlus 8 series – will get three years of Android versions and four years of security patches, but the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T will not be part of that update. Still, three major OS updates are good for the phone that launched in 2018. However, now with this decision of OnePlus, those customers who are using these handsets may have to face problems.
The company wrote in its note:
OnePlus employee Abdul B confirmed on the company’s forum that the OnePlus 6 and 6T have reached the end of the line:
The company wrote in its official note, ‘After 3 major updates and over 3 years of updates, almost 60 Close Beta Builds and over 30 Open Beta Builds now mark the closing of a chapter and the end of OnePlus 6 and 6T Official Software Support’. It’s time to announce. Thanks to your continued support, we have been able to continuously improve the software experience on these devices. We would like to appreciate all the beta testers who have been testing the features since 2018 before releasing them in the stable version.’
Let us know that the phone is ending with Android 11 and November 2021 security patch. If you want to keep using any phone with new features and additional security protection, then you will have to resort to custom ROMs from here. Previous OnePlus device ROMs have been popular in the community, so you can expect to see unofficial support for at least the next few years.
Why did the company take such a decision?
It is being said that the company these smartphones are quite old and according to its promise, the company has also fulfilled the promise of giving software updates to these devices for 3 years.