Features within OnePlus 7 Pro are scheduled to arrive officially for older OnePlus 5 / 5T and OnePlus 6 / 6T devices. These will include Fnatic Mode, Zen Mode, Screen Recorder, Quick Reply in Landscape Mode, DC Dimming, and RAM Boost. These features are available in the latest Oxygen OS for OnePlus 7 series. Oxygen OS is OnePlus’ lightweight Android skin and it is constantly being updated and improved on. News regarding new software feature arriving on older phones was confirmed via OnePlus official forums where a staff member posted a picture informing regarding the changes coming to OnePlus 5 / 5T / 6 / 6T.
Features from OnePlus 7 Series will definitely arrive through a software update for OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. These new functions will be improving gaming interaction, setting you free from the world, help you record your screen, let you reply quickly from the land space mode, adjust your screen brightness and more discussed below. Features from OnePlus 7 Series for other phones are going to be hardware-dependent.
New OnePlus 7 Pro Features for OnePlus 5 / 5T and OnePlus 6 / 6T
At the official, OnePlus forums, senior OnePlus Staff member named Manu J. posted the following picture confirming the news of OnePlus 7 Series features arriving for OnePlus 5, 5T, 6 and 6T. Updating these features in an early model of OnePlus handsets means to equalize the functionality in Oxygen OS on all models possible. Here is the image posted by the OnePlus staff member.
Let’s talk about all the updates arriving from OnePlus 7 Series:
- Download All OxygenOS / Open Beta Updates for OnePlus 6
- Download All OxygenOS / Open Beta Updates for OnePlus 6T
If you’re a gamer then you’re going to love this feature because it enhances your gaming experience by blocking all distractions and boosting all the resources towards the game and network to improve your solo or multiplayer gaming experience.
Zen mode is the new quiet mode which blocks off all incoming notifications, apps excluding the camera for 20 minutes. Zen Mode can’t be canceled once started. Zen mode also allows setting a timer for every 2 hours to limit the usage of mobile for 20 minutes.
Now you will be able to record tutorials from you OnePlus 5 / 5T / 6 / 6T or your gameplay or just record whatever you like on the screen. Screen Recorder functionality enables a user to record the screen in high quality including the sound, perfectly synchronized.
Quick Reply in Landscape
So, you don’t want to get distracted while playing a game or watching a movie in landscape mode on your OnePlus handset. Rather than rotating and pausing whatever you were doing now using the Quick reply in Landscape functionality allows you to enjoy your gaming and movies by replying in landscape mode on the go. Keep on playing or watching and replying too.
Using the RAM Boost functionality increase the RAM utilization according to your usage. RAM Boost will automatically predict according to the usage of your phone to maximize performance. As OnePlus 6 / 6T have a similar function known as Smart Boost which will be updating to RAM Boost in this update whereas OnePlus 5 / 5T will also support this feature
These changes will come via an OTA (Over the Air) update. For now, there is no timeline as to when will users get these but surely, it will be soon. Let us know which new feature are you most looking forward to?