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OnePlus stands out as the solely type of celebration crasher we wish. A textual content chat with a OnePlus consultant shared on Reddit signifies the corporate is working laborious to ship out an replace to Android 10 on the identical day as Google itself launches the brand new model. This could imply the software program arrives on the OnePlus 7 Professional and different appropriate OnePlus telephones the identical day because the Google Pixel vary.
The Reddit member apparently chatted with OnePlus help on-line, and through the dialog the OnePlus staff member said, “We want to present an replace concurrently with the Android 10 launch,” and reconfirmed the intention when requested for clarification. The staff member additionally stated the discharge date for the ultimate model of Android 10 is September three.
Are these particulars factual? Digital Tendencies has contacted OnePlus for affirmation, and can replace once we obtain a response. Within the meantime, it’s greatest to deal with this as you’ll another rumor — hypothesis till confirmed in any other case, particularly because the chat log revealed on Reddit may very well be very simply faked.
The September three launch date for Android 10 has not been confirmed by Google in any respect, and remains to be the topic or rumor. It has lately been shared by means of on-line chats with Google Assist, however this isn’t an official announcement by the corporate. Though Google has lately introduced a fundamental rebrand of the Android software program, and that the identify for Android Q shall be Android 10, it didn’t share the discharge date.
What about OnePlus? It’s a part of the Android Q beta program, that means homeowners can check out the following model of Android on their telephones, supplied they’ve a OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Professional, OnePlus 6, or OnePlus 6T. If it does ship out the ultimate model of Android 10 on launch day, it would possible be to those telephones. Nevertheless, simply because it’s a part of the beta program, doesn’t make the well timed replace extra possible.
OnePlus has its personal person interface, referred to as OxygenOS, over Android on its telephones. It’s not a a closely modified interface; however work will nonetheless need to be executed to combine it into Android 10. This takes time, and is usually fraught with unexpected issues that may delay the launch. Nevertheless, in comparison with many different firms, OnePlus is often immediate to replace the software program on its telephones.