Global OnePlus One Devices Will Receive OTA Updates in India


oneplus_cyanogen_os.jpgGlobal OnePlus One Devices Will Receive OTA Updates

Cyanogen on Thursday has reputedly clarified that the oneplus One will get OTA updates in India.

The information will come as a respite for doable oneplus One smartphone consumers in India who were dissatisfied with the news that Cyanogen, due to its exclusive partnership with Micromax, will no longer improve any other units delivery in India with future updates.

Making a clarification on its legit weblog, Cyanogen says, “To clarify misinformation out there, the oneplus One will get OTA firmware updates for all world gadgets, together with world devices for our customers in India.”

The somewhat ambiguously-worded put up does no longer point out if oneplus gadgets sold in India will receive updates. Now we have written to Cyanogen to make clear that every one units in India will get OTA updates and we can update this story as soon as we get a response.

Oneplus in the meanwhile has responded to our queries, saying, “we’ve got no longer acquired official conversation or affirmation on additional tendencies and cannot comment at the moment.”

The blog, titled ‘Cyanogen’s commitment to our customers,’ additional introduced, “we are pleased with the work we did on the oneplus One. Thru our collaboration with oneplus, we tested the facility of sturdy hardware and tool tuned for exceptional performance.”

The firm is largely negating its earlier statement from remaining week pronouncing its exclusive deal with Micromax’s YU model for Cyanogen OS in India supposed it “won’t reinforce another gadgets shipping in India with future updates together with Lollipop.”

Ultimate week, oneplus Director and Co-Founder Carl Pei in a blog had reacted to Cyanogen’s remark in a heartfelt blog expressing the firm’s shock and disappointment at the information, however insisted the launch of the oneplus One in India would no longer be affected, though the smartphone would no longer receive updates to its customized-build of Cyanogen OS.

Global OnePlus One Devices Will Receive OTA Updates in India: Cyanogen

Pei had brought that oneplus had all the time deliberate to construct its own custom tool for its smartphones, however that Cyanogen’s announcement had made the agency shift its engineering efforts in opposition to its Android group, on the way to push out a group construct in accordance with Android 5.0 Lollipop in December, and a manufacturing-prepared construct by February. The move was viewed as an strive by way of oneplus to give protection to itself from such future concerns.

Oneplus launched its flagship One smartphone in India, priced at Rs. 21,999 for the 64GB version (Sandstone Black). The smartphone will likely be available via invites exclusively on A 10-day return coverage by means of Amazon used to be also announced, while HCL Care will exclusively deal with after gross sales service throughout more than 20 provider centres in India.

The oneplus One runs Cyanogen 11S or CM 11S, with the ‘S’ signifying the customisation for the One smartphone. Particularly, CM 11S is in keeping with Android four.four kitkat, while the company has issued a number of OTA updates bringing worm fixes and new features at the moment, with the newest in November taking it to CM 11S 44S – it ships with this version out-of-the-field in India.