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OnePlus 6 and 6T are getting new gaming mode, lots of improvements in latest update

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OnePlus 6 and 6T are getting new gaming mode, lots of improvements in latest update
Great news for everyone still owning the OnePlus 6 and 6T, as the Chinese company is now pushing out another important update to both flagship killers. But if you own a OnePlus smartphone, then you're probably used to these updates coming pretty often.

Anyway, let's take a dive and see what's new in the latest OnePlus 6/6T update. Well, first off, there's a new gaming mode and a couple of new Zen mode features. Also, lots of system improvements have been added, as well as support for VoLTE/VoWiFi for a French carrier (Bouygues).

System
  • 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)
  • General bug fixes and stability improvements
Launcher
  • 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

Apart from everything that's listed above, OxygenOS 9.0.16 also brings the August security patch making OnePlus one of the first companies to release it.

Keep in mind that today, the update will be available to a small percentage of users, but a broader rollout will start in just a few days.

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OnePlus 6 specs
  • Display 6.3 inches 2280 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP (Dual camera) 16 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 8GB RAM
  • Storage 256GB, not expandable
  • Battery 3300 mAh
  • OS Android 11 OxygenOS UI
OnePlus 6T specs
  • Display 6.4 inches 2340 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP (Dual camera) 16 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 8GB RAM
  • Storage 256GB, not expandable
  • Battery 3700 mAh
  • OS Android 11 OxygenOS UI

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