OnePlus One gets a new CyanogenMod software update


OnePlus and Cyanogen today started rolling out a software update for the OnePlus One smartphone. The update - CyanogenMod 11S (44S) - is being "slowly" pushed over the air in phases, so not everyone will get it right away.

The new update includes various fixes that obviously make the OnePlus One user experience better. Here’s the official changelog that OnePlus posted on its forums:
 
  • Fixed issues with random reboots and instability
  • Fixed issues with memory causing screen artifacts
  • Fixed issues with WiFi and modem crashes
  • Fixed issues with Filesystem
  • Fixed issues with "black bar"
  • Fixed issues with persist partition corruption
  • Fixed issues with AT&T VoLTE 
The 11S (44S) update comes about a month after the previous important software update, which brought, among other things, high-quality audio playback, and the ability to shoot photos in RAW format.

Back in July, OnePlus confirmed that the One would get Android 5.0 Lollipop (though, at the time, the new version of the OS was called Android L) “within three months” from receiving the final software from Google. Thus, the handset should be updated to Lollipop in February the latest.

OnePlus already sold 500,000 One handsets, and plans to sell a total of 1 million units before the end of the year.

source: OnePlus

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20 Comments

1. Furbal unregistered

Damn, i just sold my last one.

2. sipha

Posts: 440; Member since: May 12, 2012

Mmmh, there where lots of issues before this update ey...

3. kyan-

Posts: 78; Member since: Apr 25, 2012

i never would trust a small company like cyanogen to oversee operating system. stock android all the way.

7. moroninc

Posts: 193; Member since: Jul 14, 2012

3rd largest Os compared to iOS and Android, with millions of users ... small? you must not know Cyanogenmod,

9. Planterz

Posts: 2120; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

Large community, but small company. CM11S doesn't have hundreds (thousands?) of developers working on it like regular CM does. CM11S is a specific ROM for a specific phone.

4. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

This update should have been sent out when the phone was released, not 6 months later...

5. HASHTAG unregistered

Wow. A 6 month wait to fix all of those issues? I would have gotten rid of that phone I'd I owned one.

12. Doakie

Posts: 2478; Member since: May 06, 2009

Those bugs were new bugs that cropped up with the last update last month. I know because I have a OPO and those bugs appeared over the last two weeks. Now they're gone. It'd be good to know what you were talking about before talking a bunch of crap.

17. alias3800

Posts: 62; Member since: Jul 09, 2014

So you must be excited To see what all-new bugs this update brings. Awesome

20. Diablo2424

Posts: 30; Member since: Jun 29, 2011

I've been running the latest 38r update for over 3 weeks now (was on 33r before that) and have ONLY experience ONE of these issue's. Which is the call drop via VoLTE on ATT issue, which for the last week I just switched my data to 3G and my calls have completed. Also, the last 3-4 days I have been on LTE (using 38r still) and my calls are now completing, so not only did CM send us a fix within 2 weeks, but ATT also resolved the issue from their end. Aside from that one issue, I haven't had a single problem with my OPO, and neither has my cousin (on T-Mobile) and my neighbor (on StraightTalk - ATT MVNO). Neither of them experience the call dropping issue either, only me on true ATT. I love my OPO :-)

6. Pattyface

Posts: 1658; Member since: Aug 20, 2014

I didn't have any of these issues other than WiFi crashing but it wasn't a deal breaker because I have great service

8. DnB925Art

Posts: 1168; Member since: May 23, 2013

I haven't as well. My phone has been flawless so far.

10. tankifycation

Posts: 20; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

Finally, can't believe this phone went so long with these annoying problems. WiFi crashing was a huge inconvenience

13. leenwen

Posts: 6; Member since: Nov 05, 2014

I like it, Oneplus One is a respectable brand in China.

14. lallolu

Posts: 733; Member since: Sep 18, 2012

I will instll the update judt because I like the latest and gratest not because I have any issue with my OnePlus One. Awesome phone really.

15. KillgoreTroutTime

Posts: 433; Member since: Jan 06, 2014

I have owned one for the last 2 weeks and havn't had any of those issues or any issues at all. Best phone I have ever bought and it just happens to be the cheapest one I have ever bought.

16. afraaa

Posts: 138; Member since: Oct 23, 2014

ui is so ugly .. ugly as hell compare to even other cyanogen

18. DnB925Art

Posts: 1168; Member since: May 23, 2013

Then install a different launcher/theme. That's the beauty of this phone.

19. samuraisoul

Posts: 18; Member since: Dec 28, 2013

i haven't got any issue with my oneplus.

21. joaopaulomartins

Posts: 1; Member since: Nov 12, 2014

All those who only talk s**t, are frustrated that do not have a One Plus One. Keep calm and wait to have a One (and be happy forever lol)

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