OnePlus started rolling out the August 2020 security patch for the OnePlus 8 series. Recently Google and Samsung releasing the latest monthly security updates for Google Pixel and Samsung devices. Now finally OnePlus is started rolling out the August 2020 security patch for OnePlus series. As we all know that now days OnePlus is becoming one of the best and most selling Android smartphone brands. Because of its timely upgrades for its devices and releasing the latest security monthly patches for their flagships.
So if you are the user of OnePlus 8 series, then now this is the time to upgrade your device to the latest security updates. Here in this article, we come with a simple and easy step by step guide on how to download and install the August 2020 security patch for the OnePlus 8 series. The most recent update comes with many improvements, added some new features, fixes bugs, errors, optimized system stability, and much more.
The August 2020 security update fixed an overlapping character display issue with Ambient display, optimized shooting effect with the front camera, added OnePlus Buds support, more clock styles, and so on. Also given below we share the full official changelog of August 2020 security update. Once you have upgraded your device, then your phone will run smoothly, fixes all kinds of bugs, system stability improved, and so on. The OnePlus started rolling out the August 2020 security patch for the OnePlus series via OTA.
So if you do not yet receive any new update notification and can’t wait for more for OTA update, then still you can flash it manually. Given below we share the direct link of full and incremental OTA update link. Through that, you can easily download and upgrade your device to the latest official stock firmware. If you are interested in downloading and installing the August 2020 security patch for the OnePlus series, then go ahead and follow the given guide.
Here Is complete changelog for OxygenOS 10.5.10/11/12/13 official update for the OnePlus Series:
- Fixed the overlapping character display issue with Ambient display
- Fixed known issues and improved system stability
- Updated Android Security Patch to 2020.08
- Optimized shooting effect with the front camera
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- Enable USB Debugging on your Android phone. How to Enable Developer Options, USB Debugging and OEM Unlock on Android
- Take a Nandroid backup of all your Phone data
- Download and Install USB Drivers on your PC (USB Drivers)
- The OnePlus 8 series should be rooted in the latest version of a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed
- The bootloader of your OnePlus 8 series must be unlocked
- Make sure that the battery level of the OnePlus8 and 8 Pro is at least 80% before going ahead.
Download OxygenOS 10.5.10/11/12/13:
- OnePlus 8
- OnePlus 8 Pro
How to Install August 2020 Security Patch For OnePlus 8 Series Official Firmware:
1: First, download the August 2020 security patch official file on the desktop of your PC.
2: Now, setup ADB and Fastboot on your PC.
3: Connect your OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro to your PC/laptop.
4: Now, Open the folder where you have placed the downloaded OTA.zip file and open command windows within the folder.
5: Type the following command and hit Enter to reboot your phone into Recovery Mode.
adb reboot recovery
6: Select the “Install from USB” option in Recovery Mode.
7: Type the following command and hit Enter.
adb sideloaded ota.zip
8: The installation process will be initiated, so wait for the installation process to complete. Once the process is finished, select reboot from the main Recovery Menu.
Done! You have successfully installed the August 2020 security patch for the OnePlus 8 series.