OnePlus has officially announced the OxygenOS 14 Open beta 1 for the OnePlus 11 today. The new software update is based on Android 14 and it will start rolling out to the OnePlus 11 users in India and North America. The company notes that as this is the first Open beta build, some features may not be available immediately. However, they will be made available in subsequent versions.
OnePlus 11 OxygenOS 14 Open Beta 1 Enrollment Begins
The changelog revealed by the company highlights that the first OxygenOS 14 Open beta 1 update improves system stability, the launch speed of apps, and the smoothness of animations. Furthermore, the update also upgrades aquamorphic design with a natural, gentle, and clearer colour style for a more comfortable colour experience. The new software update also adds aquamorphic-themed ringtones and revamps the system notification sounds.
The phonemaker mentions on its community forum that from now onwards it is adopting a new way to conduct OBT recruitment, which will make the whole process more convenient for users. Those who want to apply for the OxygenOS 14 Open beta program need to remember that the company will start accepting applications for the same from September 12 i.e. today. Additionally, it notes that only 5,000 users will be accepted for this program. You can follow the below steps in order to apply for the OxygenOS 14 Open beta 1:
How To Apply For OxygenOS 14 Open Beta 1?
- In order to apply for the OxygenOS 14 Open beta 1 on your OnePlus 11, make sure that your unit is running the detectable version: CPH2447_184.108.40.2060(EX01) or CPH2447_220.127.116.111(EX01).
- Go to Settings > About device > Tap up to date > Tap icon on the top right > Beta program > Follow the steps to apply
- The company will review the application within 5 workdays after the application channel is closed. If your application is approved, you will receive the version in the 3 workdays that follow.
- After approval, users can head over to Settings > About device > and tap on Download Now.
OnePlus 11 OxygenOS 14 Open Beta 1 Changelog
Security and Privacy
• Improves photo and video-related permission management for safer access by apps.
• Improves system stability, the launch speed of apps, and the smoothness of animations.
• Upgrades Aquamorphic Design with a natural, gentle, and clearer color style for a more comfortable color experience.
• Adds Aquamorphic-themed ringtones and revamps the system notification sounds.
• Adds a carbon tracking AOD that visualizes the carbon emissions you avoid by walking instead of driving.