Another OnePlus update is around the corner and this time it is for the OnePlus 6/6T. We previously reported that other OnePlus devices including the OnePlus 3/3T and the OnePlus 5/5T have also received the OxygenOS 9.0.8 update with the latest August 2019 security patch. Now, the company has rolled out the OxygenOS 9.0.16 and 9.0.8 update for the OnePlus 6T and 6, respectively. Moreover, both the devices get the latest 2019 August security patch as well. You can read all the information related to the latest security patch in the Android Security Bulletin. Also, with this update, the new gaming mode which was released along with the OnePlus 7/7 Pro devices, the Fnatic mode also comes to the OnePlus 6/6T.
OnePlus company is on a roll as they were the first smartphone company that rolled out the August Security patch for the OnePlus 7 Pro. This was even faster than Google Pixel devices. Besides, this is probably one of the reasons why OnePlus smartphones are admired by users across the globe. In this post, we will share with you the links to download OxygenOS 9.0.16/9.0.8 update for OnePlus 6T/6: New Fnatic Mode and August patch. Moreover, if other OEMs could pick this quality is not others, then it would be highly appreciated by smartphone users like us.
Below is the official changelog for the OxygenOS 9.0.16/9.0.8 update for the OnePlus 6T/6;
- Optimized pocket mode
- Fixed an issue with apps failing to respond
- Fixed an issue to unlock apps successfully using fingerprint when the screen recorder is turned on
- Added Quick reply in landscape mode (Settings – Utilities – Quick reply in landscape)
- Android security patch updated to 2019.08
- General bug fixes and stability improvements
- Added password settings for Hidden Space
- Gaming Mode
- Introduced brand new Fnatic mode for an immersive gaming experience, More surprises on the way
- Zen mode
- Added additional Zen mode features
- OnePlus Laboratory
- Added the DC dimming feature
- Support VoLTE/VoWiFi for Bouygues
What’s New in the OxygenOS 9.0.16/9.0.8?
As you can notice in the official changelog, that the new update for the OnePlus 6T/6 not only brings in the August 2019 security patch and the Fnatic Mode but, also brings in quite a few upgrades and fixes like the DC dimming feature for the OnePlus laboratory, features for the Launcher, quick reply in landscape mode, etc. Besides, a lot of bugs and enhancements have been included with this new update that will surely enhance the user experience.
The size of the incremental update for the OnePlus 6T is around 334MB while the full ROM zip weighs around 1.68GB. Moreover, the update size for the OxygenOS 9.0.8 for the OnePlus 6 is around 1.6GB. Both the updates can be easily flashed using the TWRP Recovery or you can wait for the official OTA to arrive on your device.
Download Links for the OxygenOS 9.0.16/9.0.8 for the OnePlus 6T/6
Here are the download links for the incremental as well as the full ROM zip file for OxygenOS 9.0.16 for the OnePlus 6T;
Here are the download links for the full ROM zip file for OxygenOS 9.0.8 for the OnePlus 6;
Source: OnePlus Forums