OnePlus Working on These 12 New Upcoming Features for OxygenOS

With the launch of OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7, the company made good customer leverage. And it is obvious considering the fact that top-tier handset OnePlus 7 Pro packs some might internals to deliver high performance.

But, as we say every time, a perfect smartphone doesn’t exist. Even though the phone sports top-notch camera sensors, the phone isn’t capable to deliver satisfactory results. And the company has regularly faced questions from users. Company has promised for improvements and indeed OnePlus hears users’ requests and works on it. That’s why people love to join OnePlus squad.

This time OnePlus takes on official forum and answering some awaited questions to be answered. So, we knew the company is working on not only five or six, but freaking 12 new features to implement in OxygenOS. Let’s take a look at what OnePlus says;

Q: Will OnePlus 7 Pro support horizon light customization?
A: We understand users’ pain point of not having a notification light on their devices. We are looking into this, as well as other alternatives to implement AOD in a battery-friendly way.

Q: Will OnePlus add a step counter in a future update?
A: We will merge this feature into the routine of OnePlus Shelf development to bring this functionality to you without adding any bloatware to the system.

Q: Will the OnePlus 7 Pro support video recording using the ultra-wide camera?
A: This feature request has already been approved and is currently under development. We know how anxious you are for this feature and we hear you.

Q: Will it be possible to see more apps when accessing the recent apps menu?
A: This feature request is approved and under development.

Q: Is it possible to implement folders in the app drawer?
A: We know that this is a way to find apps fast and efficiently. We are looking into this.

Q: Will Oxygen OS support adaptive icons using the OnePlus launcher?
A: We are working on it.

Q: Will it be possible to customize the duration of zen mode?
A: Yes, we are working on it.

Q: Will it be possible to block messages by a specific keyword?
A: Currently the function is under closed beta testing. We will release it soon if there are no major issues.

Q: Will digital wellbeing be supported on OnePlus devices?
A: Currently this function is in OnePlus 5/5T/6/6T’s open beta program.​

Q: Why does the background application pause while using quick reply in the landscape?
A: We are working on a new way to improve users’ experience.

Q: Will you add a charging sound effect?
A: This feature request is approved and under development.

Q: Will it support blocking calls in phone settings?
A: This function is already being tested in the open beta program. Please be patient.

OnePlus has made assured that it will bring video recording support for ultra-wide angle lens. That could be good news for every user out there. Put your thoughts in the below, what you are thinking about.


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