OxygenOS 5.1.6 OTA for the OnePlus 6

  1. Manu J.
    OxygenOS Product Staff Member Jun 9, 2018

    Manu J. , Jun 9, 2018 :
    OTA for the OnePlus 6 final.png

    Hi everyone,

    We received some reports from users in India that they had experienced stability issues with Oxygen OS 5.1.6 update, we have paused the rollout of this OTA.

    We are starting to push the incremental roll-out of OxygenOS 5.1.6, this update contains several bug fixes, optimization and new features based on your feedback.



    Enable Idea VoLTE services in India

    Fixed stability issues for Dual Sim Cards


    Added Portrait Mode for the front camera

    Added preview for Light Bokeh effect in Portrait Mode of the rear camera


    Optimized call clarity


    Supported battery percentage in the status bar

    Improved ringtone volume and sound quality

    Now able to schedule Do Not Disturb(DND) mode

    Added Dual-4G network option in SIM & network settings

    Optimized power consumption and Improved system stability

    Earphone mode

    Added smart answer for Bluetooth - automatically answer incoming calls when connecting to Bluetooth devices

    we appreciate your active feedback and attempts to reach out to us. With your help, we have been able to better optimize and improve several key areas. Thank you for your patience and as always, we look forward to hearing your continued feedback in the bug reporting forum here: https://forums.oneplus.com/feedback/.

    As always, this OTA will be incremental. The OTA will reach a small percentage of users today, and we'll begin a broader rollout in a few days.

    Your feedback is appreciated. We may not always be able to respond to every comment in the forums, but please be assured that we take your comments and feedback seriously. Hope you enjoy and let us know how you feel about the update in the comments below.

    Never Settle.
    Last edited: Jul 15, 2018

  2. Funk Wizard
    Moderator Moderator Jun 9, 2018

    Stickied Post
    Funk Wizard , Jun 9, 2018 :
    For all those who prefer to flash the full zip and also those who updated yesterday to unofficial 5.1.6 test build, please follow the below:


    Full ROM OOS 5.1.6
    Official | AFH
    MD5: ed34d61a85996d0890942127118ea233

    Flashing Instructions:

    1. Download the Full Zip from above link and place it in the root folder.

    2. Navigate to Settings > System Update > Settings > Local upgrade > Select OOS 5.1.6

    3. Flash the Full Zip

    4. Upon Successful Flash > Wipe Cache from Recovery

    5. Reboot Recovery Once Done

    Device will reboot and your OnePlus 6 is now running on the latest OxygenOS Firmware & OS based on Android Oreo 8.1

    How to take logs on OOS : here

    The first boot may take some time so keep calm !!

  3. landov
    Gingerbread Jun 9, 2018

  4. Sharvanp
    Cupcake Jun 9, 2018

  5. pvilarinho74
    Ice Cream Sandwich Jun 9, 2018

  6. ashok50
    Cupcake Jun 9, 2018

    Last edited: Jun 10, 2018

  7. G_plusone
    Nougat Jun 9, 2018

  8. Joby Varghese
    Eclair Jun 9, 2018

  9. activetrojen
    Honeycomb Jun 9, 2018

  10. ming3r
    Froyo Jun 9, 2018

    ming3r , Jun 9, 2018 :
    If anyone is wondering about the Do Not Disturb, it is super limited compared to the stock implementation. You can choose a From/To time, and thats it. You can't setup multiple schedules for times or specific days like you can with stock.

    Screenshot of the setting vs stock


    Last edited: Jun 9, 2018

  11. meatandy
    Oreo Jun 9, 2018

    meatandy , Jun 9, 2018 :
    Headed there now to take a look , thanks.

    And now have successfully updated my device
    via VPN/Canada. :)
    Last edited: Jun 9, 2018

  12. Dilip Jain(DJ)
    Ice Cream Sandwich Jun 9, 2018

    Dilip Jain(DJ) , Jun 9, 2018 :
    finally most issues solved by Team....grt wrk done....Thanks

    1-Notification sound is now perfect & loud..
    2-media sound is excelnt & loudy.
    3-portrait is aswm on both rear & front.
    4-Volte is stable & getting 4G speed.
    5-Google pay removed
    6-2 new wallpapers added looks exclnt
    7-call recording (India) issue resolved
    8-Idea Volte issue resolved

    plz add network speed meter on left side of notch...

    plz add Fingerprint swipe down for notification

    finally Happy with new ota update.
    Specially for INDIA

    Steps for fast ota update.
    1-download opera vpn from playstore.
    2-select server germany.
    3-after that go2 setting & chk for update.
    4-bang ur update is avlble.
    5-back to vpn n disconnect & uninstal it.
    6-now do the normal update from setting.


    NOTE-Please clear cache after updating from recovery mode.
    Last edited: Jun 10, 2018

  13. RJBoss
    The Showcase Reviewer Jun 9, 2018

    metienne, Sun90, shams6 and 1 other person like this.
  14. Dashmeet Singh
    Froyo Jun 9, 2018

  15. dcmcc24
    KitKat Jun 9, 2018

    dcmcc24 , Jun 9, 2018 :
    How is the speaker sound now? Before it was tinny. Nice to see battery percent back:cool:

  16. T1527305969660
    Eclair Jun 9, 2018

    T1527305969660 , Jun 9, 2018 :
    I found the following improvements so far on Oxygen OS 5.1.6:

    1. Batt Percentage
    2. Front cam portrait
    3. Hide Notch now rounded corners symmetry fixed (?)
    4. Add user profiles and edit toggles when you drag down twice from top. (New? )
    5. Sounds and ringtones better, louder..
    6. No more 3 dots in the rupper right
    7. 2 new wallpapers

    Anything else?
    Last edited: Jun 9, 2018

  17. Deactivated User
    Jun 9, 2018

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  18. sachin_musician
    Gingerbread Jun 9, 2018

    sachin_musician , Jun 9, 2018 :
    can you share the front camera portrait samples?

  19. Yashvendra_Singh_Raghav
    Ice Cream Sandwich Jun 9, 2018

  20. amitmehra057
    Gingerbread Jun 9, 2018

    amitmehra057 , Jun 9, 2018 :
    please fix fingerprint issue as well. sometimes the fingerprint does not recognise the touch .. after using power switch it gets normal.