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wont the OPO phone bought in india get any OTA updates??

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  1. karthikgs
    Eclair Jan 12, 2015

    karthikgs , Jan 12, 2015 :
    heard that OPO phones bought in india wont get any ota updates from One plus or from cyanogen....is this true???
     

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  2. B4kken
    Lollipop Jan 12, 2015

    B4kken , Jan 12, 2015 :
    Might be.. at least not from cyanogen as Micromax has exclusive rights in India.
     

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  3. Tobikage
    General Support Expert Award 2021 Jan 12, 2015

    Tobikage , Jan 12, 2015 :
    As things stand at the moment

    Updates from OnePlus.....Yes
    Updates from Cyanogen...No
     

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  4. BigP
    Jelly Bean Jan 12, 2015

    BigP , Jan 12, 2015 :
    It's true for now.
    But you can always manually flash new updated version.
     

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  5. csampathk
    Cupcake Jan 12, 2015

    csampathk , Jan 12, 2015 :
    I got device from amazon.in today, however it has cyanogenmod. Back of phone also has cyanogen logo. Will this get OTA updates?
     

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  6. Tobikage
    General Support Expert Award 2021 Jan 12, 2015

    Tobikage , Jan 12, 2015 :
    No updates for devices bought in India..
     

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  7. Kyle.Griffiths
    Honeycomb Jan 12, 2015


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  8. Antoine Vdb
    KitKat Jan 12, 2015

    Antoine Vdb , Jan 12, 2015 :
    Not sure it will :(
     

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  9. svdzandt
    Ice Cream Sandwich Jan 12, 2015

    svdzandt , Jan 12, 2015 :
    Devices bought in India (so trough amazon.in) will not recieve over the air updates from Cyanogenmod. it is possible though to manually install these after unlocking you phone and flashing a custom recovery.

    If and when Oneplus' own rom comes out i'm pretty sure it will be available trough an OTA update.
     

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  10. KitKan
    Froyo Jan 12, 2015

    KitKan , Jan 12, 2015 :
    What if an Indian device is flashed with stock cm11s global version?
     

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  11. malidan
    Nougat Jan 12, 2015

    malidan , Jan 12, 2015 :
    In all the years that i have owned a smart phone, have i heard such an obsession with the word update.
    Unless its a OS upgrade, updates are not a good thing it usually means the device has an issues. You dont see the big player sending out updates like OP have.
    CM have really had to earn their corn, no wonder they want out.
    I would rather have a device with little or no issue than be flooded with updates to fix them.More updates usually means more bugs.
     

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  12. svdzandt
    Ice Cream Sandwich Jan 12, 2015

    svdzandt , Jan 12, 2015 :
    OTA updates go by IMEI numbers, this would mean your device is on the indian list. oneplus wont push updates for CM to your device, unless they make some kind of compromise with Cyanogen and Micromax.
     

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  13. karthikgs
    Eclair Jan 13, 2015

    karthikgs , Jan 13, 2015 :
    O
    Ok ok.... thanks
     

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  14. chparimi
    Cupcake Jan 13, 2015

    chparimi , Jan 13, 2015 :
    So if we for some reason flash Android onto OPO, will we get Android updates?
     

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  15. forgetfartuun
    Jelly Bean Jan 13, 2015

  16. arun bindra 74
    Cupcake Jan 13, 2015

    arun bindra 74 , Jan 13, 2015 :
    If you do not get OTA updates does not mean you have been shortchanged.Initial updates are prone to bugs . Then updates are issued to correct these. As of now the phone is without hangups , it is my belief that by the time a stable update is available the issue would have been resolved between One Plus One and cyanogenmod.Either the device will get OTA updates for cyanogenmod or One Plus One will offer a better OS which will beat cyanogenmod itself. Not to worry you will be awinner anyway. Enjoy the product as of now there is nothing better in the market compared to this
     

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  17. yash9060
    Honeycomb Jan 13, 2015


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  18. OALEXANDER
    Assistant Head Moderator Assistant Head Moderator Jan 13, 2015


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