Something big and amazing is coming from OnePlus. Reportedly, the company has announced that the OnePlus 11 will receive four years of major Android updates. Besides this, the smartphone will get five years of security patches. The recent information is sourced by OnePlus’ President for the Chinese market, Li Jie.
The official stated that besides OnePlus 11, the OnePlus Ace 2 and Ace 2V smartphones will receive a similar treatment. It indicates that the OnePlus11 will receive updates up to Android 17. Well, the official was asking so from the perspective of the Chinese market. We can expect that it will apply to the international model too.
With this recent step, the company has come to Google’s and Samsung’s levels. Since these two companies provide similar support for their flagship smartphones. initially, the company introduced the OnePlus 11 smartphone in the Chinese market. After that, the company unveiled the smartphone in the international market. The handset is quite amazing and is quite competitive as well in the price segment.
Besides this, the president confirmed that this recent software support commitment will cost the company around CNY100 million ($15 million). Well, this was just a need of an hour for the company. Other companies like Samsung are offering software updates to a number of devices besides the flagships.
It is speculated that Chinese companies i.e., Oppo and OnePlus will follow in the footsteps of other companies regarding software updates. Well, this is great news as it will force other companies to introduce improvements in the software department.