OnePlus To Launch HydrogenOS 11 On August 10
There”s have been speculations over the net that a new version of the HydrogenOS 11 user interface is being prepared for release. However, OnePlus itself is not hiding the fact that the evolution of the firmware would continue and even hinted at one of the features to be expected. Not until today there was no word on the date of its announcement. Now the specifics have appeared.
While OnePlus phones outside of China comes with OxygenOS, its smartphones meant for the Chinese markets come with HydrogenOS based Android OS.
OnePlus To Unveil HydrogenOS 11 Next Week
The company posted a teaser today on its Weibo page announcing that HydrogenOS 11 will be announced on August 11. The company is also expected to release OxygenOS 11 based Android 11 update in the coming weeks, around September since Android 11 will debut on September 8.
The release is interesting, first of all, to the owners of Chinese versions of OnePlus smartphones. But most of the features and innovations in the Hydrogen OS 11 are also expected in OxygenOS 11 global version. But without some of the options that are in demand and exclusive to the Chinese market.
One of the features expected was revealed last week by the company’s head Pete Lau through a published teaser. It clearly hints at the appearance of the Always-on Display function in the firmware. Most likely, the stable version of OxygenOS 11 will be ready by the time of the OnePlus 8T release, whose announcement is expected in October-November this year.