OnePlus has started rolling out the August 2019 security patch for OnePlus 7 Pro. We are surprised that OnePlus beats the Google Pixel and Essential phone and become the first one to rollout the August security patch. Recently, OnePlus has pushed out the latest official update under the OxygenOS 9.5.11, based on August 2019 security patch. The update is rolling out via OTA and comes with the latest security patch and some bugs fixes. Here in this article, we come with a simple guide on how to download and install the August 2019 security patch for OnePlus 7 Pro official firmware.
OnePlus is one of the best brands in the Android market and timely releases the security patches and fixes the bugs. The OxygenOS 9.5.11 comes with many customizations, bug fixes, enhanced system stability and much more. Also, the update brings some new features and improved software. OnePlus rolling out the OxygenOS 9.5.11 August 2019 security patch via OTA and soon available in all-region. So if you have not yet received the new update and excited to update your device then we share the OTA and full firmware file, through that you can download and install the August 2019 security patch for OnePlus 7 Pro.
All thanks to the XDA Senior Member Random for sharing the download link for OnePlus 7 Pro users. We highly recommend keeping updated your Android devices to the latest official firmware. Not necessary but it is better to take the full backup of all your valuable data before proceeding. If you wish to download and install the August 2019 security patch for OnePlus 7 Pro, then go ahead and follow the given steps.
This guide containing the rooted and cleaned August 2019 security patch which is working for the OnePlus 7 Pro only. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Check the model number of your device first.
- Create a proper Nandroid backup of all your existing data and settings on the phone before proceeding to the installation guide using a recommended custom recovery.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on the OnePlus 7 Pro by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
- Verify that you’ve properly installed the OnePlus 7 Pro USB Drivers on the PC.
- Your device should be rooted with the latest version of a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed.
- The bootloader of your OnePlus OnePlus 7 Pro must be unlocked.
- Make sure that the battery level of the device is above 80% before going ahead.
- For GM21AA software regions:Incremental OTA from OxygenOS 9.5.10 to OxygenOS 9.5.11 | Full OTA for OxygenOS 9.5.11
For GM21BA software region:
How to Install OxygenOS 9.5.11 August 2019 Security Patch For OnePlus 7 Pro Update:
Step No 1: First, setup ADB and Fastboot on your PC.
Step No 2: Download the August 2019 security patch official file on the desktop of your PC from the above-given link and rename it to ota.zip
Step No 3: Next, Enable USB Debugging on your Oneplus OnePlus 7 Pro by navigating to Setting > Developer Options.
Step No 4: Connect your OnePlus OnePlus 7 Pro to your PC/laptop.
Step No 5: Open the folder where you have placed the downloaded OTA.zip file and open command windows within the folder.
Step No 6: Type the following command and hit Enter to reboot your phone into Recovery Mode.
adb reboot recovery
Step No 7: Select the “Install from USB” option in Recovery Mode.
Step No 8: Type the following command and hit Enter.
adb sideloaded ota.zip
Step No 9: The installation process will be initiated, so wait for the installation process to be completed. Once the process completes, select reboot from the main Recovery Menu.
Done! These were the complete steps to install OnePlus OnePlus 7 Pro August 2019 security patch update.
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Source: OnePlus Forums