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New Open Beta updates for OnePlus 6 and 6T improve OnePlus Switch and File Manager apps

OnePlus has earned a competitive position in the list of top smartphone manufacturers for numerous reasons. Rolling out timely updates is one of the major reason behind its massive popularity.

After the seventh update for OnePlus 7 Pro with a variety of improved features, OnePlus also has something in the box for OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. The Chinese OEM has rolled out OxygenOS Open Beta 22 update for OnePlus 6 and Beta 14 update for OnePlus 6t with various bug fixes and improvements.

Mainly, the updates fix the issue with the camera when using quick reply, improves File Manager app (UI, stability and navigation), adds support for more types of data migration in OnePlus Switch app, adds a new clock Widget, and finally, installs July security patches.

Here’s a full changelog of Open Beta 22/15 for OnePlus 6/6T.

  • System
    • Fixed issue with the camera while using quick reply in landscape
    • General bug fixes and improvements
    • Updated Android security patch to 2019.07
  • File Manager
    • Improved UI
    • Optimized bottom navigation
    • Improved app stability
  • OnePlus Switch
    • Supported more types of data migration
  • OnePlus Widget
    • Added clock widget on home screen

Though the open beta update seems to offer some promising improvements, it is still important to keep in mind that the beta updates come with instability, unlike the regular OTAs. So try out the beta version keeping this fact in mind.

Here’s the new OnePlus clock widget from the above update.