OnePlus has released a new OxygenOS update for OnePlus 6 and 6T users with September 2020 security patch. The company staff member announced the news through its community forum today morning. This might not be good news for users who expected the update to bring Android 11 as this firmware version is still based on Android 10. The smartphone manufacturer has pushed the new firmware update for a few random OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T devices today. The company said it would roll-out the update for other users in a few days to make sure there are no critical bugs.
The update has come with build number OxygenOS 10.3.6 that improves few system stability issues and carries an updated Android security patch. In the OnePlus 6, the update weighs around 140MB, but in the OnePlus 6T phone, its size is relatively larger and weighs in at 1.9GB. However, the update in both the devices carry the same list of changes.
OxygenOS 10.3.6 Update Will Come in Stages
OnePlus is rolling out the new firmware update in stages and not at once for all the users. As said earlier, the update is released to only a few Oneplus 6 and 6T devices randomly. Other users will receive the update in the coming days in a staggered fashion, and they will be able to download it via the built-in OxygenOS updater. Here is the changelog for OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T OxygenOS 10.3.6:
Improved system stability and fixed general bugs
Updated Android Security Patch to 2020.09
If you haven’t received the new firmware version update yet, then you may have to wait for it till OnePlus rolls it out for you. You should receive the OTA notification in a few days. However, if you don’t want to wait for that long, download the update package for your device from the appropriate links below and flash it manually. Thanks to XDA Developers for the links.
OxygenOS 10.3.6 for OnePlus 6
OxygenOS 10.3.6 for OnePlus 6T
Incremental OTA from OxygenOS 10.3.5 (Link not available) | Full OTA