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OP6T [Q&A] The Ultimate OnePlus 6T Guide

  1. Alvie
    The Lab - OnePlus 5T Reviewer Nov 9, 2018

    Alvie , Nov 9, 2018 :
    Search for "ambient display" in settings and enable it.

    I think, I'm not 100% sure what you mean - can you send me a link of the video with where you saw this?
     

  2. Alvie
    The Lab - OnePlus 5T Reviewer Nov 9, 2018

    Alvie , Nov 9, 2018 :
    Download the latest ROM and place it in your phones internal storage:
    https://www.oneplus.com/uk/support/softwareupgrade/details?code=9

    Enter recovery mode (turn phone off, then turn on whilst holding power and volume down simultaneously)

    In recovery wipe data, and then do NOT reboot to system, instead go back and choose install from SD and navigate to the ROM file.
     

  3. Pearlmikejam
    Eclair Nov 9, 2018

    Pearlmikejam , Nov 9, 2018 :
    TMO device does not have the same settings. From the video I saw, you hold your finger on the fingerprint scanner and app shortcuts will appear. That is in the utilities section of settings and the TMO 6t does not have thaym

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  4. Ashik_K
    Cupcake Nov 9, 2018

    Ashik_K , Nov 9, 2018 :
    How to set face unlock on double tap wake up. Double tap wakeup works only for indisplay finger print. Face unlock is working only on power button wake up.
     

  5. Alintya
    Cupcake Nov 9, 2018

    Alintya , Nov 9, 2018 :
    Yes I did - successfully up to this point.
    The only solution I have found so far is to wipe once again and immediately flash Magisk from TWRP (copy it to phone via TWRP MTP)
     
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  6. hunter74
    Cupcake Nov 9, 2018

    hunter74 , Nov 9, 2018 :
    Hey everyone, so I just got my new 6T here and had a quick question for everyone (I searched the forum and couldn't find it, so apologies if this is elsewhere). When I use the inscreen fingerprint reader, it goes right to my home screen instead of whatever app I had pulled up when I turned my screen off. Is there a way to make it unlock back to that app? Super minor point, I know, but I just thought I'd ask! Thank you for taking the time to read this and hope you have a wonderful day!
     

  7. Ashik_K
    Cupcake Nov 9, 2018

    Ashik_K , Nov 9, 2018 :
    Just works fine for me. It reopens the app I left after scanning my fingerprint.
     

  8. hunter74
    Cupcake Nov 9, 2018

    hunter74 , Nov 9, 2018 :
    Hmm, the good old "turning it off and back on again" trick made it stop doing that and go back to the default (what you're experiencing). Weird. Thanks for your input!
     

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  9. johneebee
    The Lab - OnePlus 7 Pro Reviewer Nov 10, 2018

    johneebee , Nov 10, 2018 :
    Hey, does anyone know if it's possible to change the default home page (I'd prefer to have the home page in the middle instead of on the left of 2 other screens). I know normally you can just long press the home page and then tap on the house on the top of the page you want to make the default home page but I don't see that option on the 6t. Or do I really need to install a different launcher?
     

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  10. Ali2112c
    Eclair Nov 10, 2018

    Ali2112c , Nov 10, 2018 :
    When you pick up or move the 6T, the screen activates automatically to show the date and time, and the fingerprint scanner.
     

  11. Alvie
    The Lab - OnePlus 5T Reviewer Nov 10, 2018

    Alvie , Nov 10, 2018 :
    Weird, I haven't used the default launcher in years because I have Nova Launcher Prime. I could not find any setting on the default launcher to set the home page.

    Try reporting this as a bug or as a feature request.
     

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  12. vaish8
    Cupcake Nov 10, 2018

    vaish8 , Nov 10, 2018 :
    I have few doubts regarding Camera

    1. The Size of files ( photo taken in manual or other mood ) is less then 2MB ? I was expecting a size of 5MB +. May be I shot a close shot. Need to try a long shot ( something like landscape ) and see how is photo file size coming up.

    2. After editing the photos

    The photo when I compared at 3 different phones after uploading to Instagram. I found one plus display has got a higher Colour depth then other two. ( I would like to check the same at Mac system )

    has anyone else noted the same !

    kindly enlighten me !

    thank you
     

  13. Rahul_Sharma1234
    Cupcake Nov 11, 2018

    Rahul_Sharma1234 , Nov 11, 2018 :
    I wanted to know more about the speaker output of one plus 6t to the left of the charging slot is speaker what's the other set for
     

  14. jonmorazav
    Donut Nov 11, 2018

    jonmorazav , Nov 11, 2018 :
    A microphone.
    If you shine the bottom with a flashlight, you'll see 5 holes to the left of the charging port. That's the speaker like you said. But if you look at the right side of the port, you'll notice only one is a hole and the other 4 are faux. That one true hole is the microphone. I suppose this was done for aesthetics and to keep the bottom symmetrical.
     

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  15. Rahul_Sharma1234
    Cupcake Nov 11, 2018

    Rahul_Sharma1234 , Nov 11, 2018 :
    appreciate the Intel
     

  16. D1541383201401
    Cupcake Nov 11, 2018

    D1541383201401 , Nov 11, 2018 :
    T-Mobile variant

    I've having issues with the fingerprint reader not being able to be used with apps sometimes.

    It happens to work sometimes and then seamlessly stops working and i will manually need to login(example, PayPal, discover banking app, chase banking app.)

    After a random amount of time it'll come back and will be able to use the fingerprint reader in the apps mentioned above.

    the lock screen fingerprint unlock always works and haven't had issues with it.

    I've rebooted the device multiple times to no avail.

    any help will be appreciated, thanks!
     

  17. luigitheluigi
    Cupcake Nov 11, 2018

    luigitheluigi , Nov 11, 2018 :
    well the screen wakes up as soon as you move the phone so for me it works bc when i want to access my phone i take it in my hand or take it from pocket or what ever, i dont use the phone while its laying on the table.
     

  18. Alvie
    The Lab - OnePlus 5T Reviewer Nov 11, 2018

    Alvie , Nov 11, 2018 :
    Have you tried removing the fingerprints and then adding them again?
     

  19. D1541383201401
    Cupcake Nov 11, 2018

    D1541383201401 , Nov 11, 2018 :
    yes, it randomly starts working around 12-13 hours later.
     

  20. Pokus
    Cupcake Nov 12, 2018

    Pokus , Nov 12, 2018 :
    Just wanna say thanks for a great product I bought the OnePlus 6T 8 GB 256GB and it runs super smooth. The wireless bullets are amazing as well [e]1f603[/e][e]1f603[/e][e]1f603[/e]