Another OnePlus update is coming soon to the OnePlus 6/6T, as previously reported. Other OnePlus devices such as the OnePlus 3/3T and 5/5T had also received the OxygenOS 9.0.8 update with the August 2019 security patch, and now these two models receive OxygenOS 9.0.16 and 9.0.8 updates respectively with all relevant information from Android Security Bulletin’s August security patch release. Furthermore, along with this upgrade comes Fnatic mode which was first released alongside OnePlus 7/7 Pro devices and now also makes its way onto OnePlus 6/6T models.
OnePlus company has made headlines recently when they were the first smartphone company to release an August Security patch for the OnePlus 7 Pro – faster even than Google Pixel devices! It’s no wonder why OnePlus smartphones are so beloved around the world; in this post we will provide links to download OxygenOS 9.0.16/9.0.8 update for OnePlus 6T/6: New Fnatic Mode and August Security Patch. Ideally, other OEMs would follow suit and provide this quality of service too, which would be highly valued by smartphone users like us who appreciate such innovation!
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OxygenOS 9.0.16/9.0.8 for the OnePlus 6T/6
Device Name: OnePlus 6T
Size:- 1.68 GB
OxygenOS : 9.0.16
OxygenOS 9.0.16 Incremental Update (334MB)
Download links for the OxygenOS 9.0.8 for the OnePlus 6
Device Name: OnePlus 6
Size:- 1.68 GB
- 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?
According to the official changelog, this new update for the OnePlus 6T/6 not only brings in the August 2019 security patch and Fnatic Mode but also numerous upgrades and fixes like DC dimming feature for OnePlus laboratory, Launcher features such as quick reply in landscape mode, etc. Furthermore, many bugs have been addressed with this upgrade which should greatly enhance user experience overall.
The incremental update for the OnePlus 6T weighs in at 334MB, while its full ROM zip measures 1.68GB. Likewise, OxygenOS 9.0.8 for the OnePlus 6 requires an update size of 1.6GB as well. These updates can easily be flashed using TWRP Recovery or you may wait for official OTA delivery on your device.