Oxygen OS 2.1.3 Update OTA available now for OnePlus X; Android 6.0 Marshmallow next
The OnePlus X smartphone that was just launched last October 2015 is now getting a new update, the OxygenOS 2.1.3 version over the air (OTA).This update fixes some issues when using Chrome browser.
According to International Business Times, the firmware update that currently hits the Oneplus X devices now is a hotfix patch for 2.1.3 where the YouTube playback issues as well as the keyboard lag in Google Chrome are being addressed. The users will be asked for to grant the permission to download and install this update which has 20MB size while connected to Wi-Fi in order to avoid data overages or incur charges.
The OnePlus X enthused ton of interest and since its latest update is now being installed, this could make the smartphone even more appealing despite that it hasn't been in the high-end segment of the smartphone market. As stated in the new company blog post, OnePlus has declared that the OxygenOS 2.1.3 OTA has begun rolling for its OnePlus X device.
A report from Tech times says that the experience of OnePlus X users with regard to their smartphone's SD card is what this update intends to enhance. Moreover, it will also deliver some security patches, general optimizations and bug fixes to the table.
The new OxygenOS 2.1.3 was reported to offer developments in user's experience and exFAT card support, the capability to move apps to the SD card or to bring it back to the storage of the phone as well as fixing the rebooting issue that is being experienced whenever users removed the SD card while it's on an active state.
As a refresher, this OnePlus X smartphone features a 5.00-inch touchsceen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 441 pixels per inch. A 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor is the one who supplies the power for this handset while being supported by 3GB of RAM, writes NDTV Gadgets.
This smartphone comes packed with 16GB of internal storage that can be extended up to 128GB through a microSD card. The OnePlus X runs on Android 5.1.1 and has a 2525mAh non removable battery that keeps its light on. It weighs 138.00 grams and measures 140.00 x 69.00 x 6.90 (height x width x thickness).
Other information from International Business Times says that the first OnePlus smartphone to receive the Android 6.0 Marshmallow in March 2016 would be its flagship OnePlus 2. On the other hand, the OnePlus X was reported to be the company's next smartphone that will receive this latest mobile OS update, however, this is yet to be confirmed.
The previous update that this ONePlus X device had received was the OxygenOS 2.1.2 which improved the OnePlus X camera app, increased OTA stability etc. Now the smartphone is receiving the latest update OxygenOS 2.1.3 and the company has noted that it will roll out the update to a small percentage first in order to check whether the OTA system is working right.