The version of Marshmallow dedicated to OnePlus X softly approach

OnePlus are going slowly, but begins to raise the subject. His model X, kept under Lollipop since its release, has a beta of Marshmallow, leaving hope for global deployment by fall.

The OnePlus 3 is released as Marshmallow, the OnePlus One in benefits since last April and even the OnePlus 2 have been right in June. Yet the OnePlus X, the only representative of a range with OnePlus announced the interruption at the beginning of the summer, always stagnating under Lollipop (with OxygenOS). By dint of seeing the merely updates regulating only of minor problems, but not bringing Android 6.0 to the smartphone, we also thought almost condemned to end his days in Lollipop, which finally arrives not.

Just a few hours, OnePlus announced on its forum the publication of a “community build”, which corresponds to a beta software, intended to provide a OxygenOS based Marshmallow (Android 6.0.1) by OnePlus X. Those dare install it following the instructions published at this address will benefit from the security patch of August, new icons, new wallpapers, managing permissions and other applications OnePlus reviews for the occasion. Community Build forces, OnePlus indicates that some problems are expected, including a pesky network stability problems “in some areas”, third-party applications malfunctioning or risky translations.




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It can not be an advisor to the owners of the smartphone OnePlus X which would be the main tool to wait a bit before launching into installing this Community Build on the device. If we go by the calendar OnePlus 2, which had also been entitled to this type of beta, it will take a little over two months before the arrival of an OTA on the smartphone.

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