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Android Nougat 7.1.1 Features and Bootloop

One Plus being fast in launching upgrades and latest versions has just launched Android Nougat 7.1.1 for their One Plus 3 / One Plus 3T. Keep on reading to know about the Features , How to upgrade and How to Fix the upgrade Bootloop / Black Screen issue .

Features of Android Nougat 7.1.1

  • Upgraded to Android 7.1.1
  • New Shot on OnePlus wallpaper option
    • A feature allowing you change your Lockscreen or Wallpaper image automatically using Awesome User submitted Images, you can become part of Shot on OnePlus aswell.
  • Gallery Improvements
    • Many small little improvements for your image management, new features are incorporated so neatly you will wonder how they weren’t here before.
  • New photo editor with watermark and photo straightening options
    • Built in Image editing with nice features like , blurring , logo markers etc.
  • Newly added media will be highlighted in Photos section
    • I found this feature really awesome , as it put all the newly created media in a seperate window , very easy way to find and delete after a day of usage on your phone
  • Image location will be displayed on grid view
    • Trying pinching in the “Photos” inside Gallery like Google Photos and it will start showing all the locations where the images were taken
  • Media can be grouped by month and year
  • Folders and individual media can be hidden
  • General bug fixes
    • A total of 74 Various erratic Android anomalies have been fixed in this update. Some of the major Bug fixes are :
      • Fix for an elevation of privilege flaw affecting Google’s Smart Lock
      • CURL/LIBCURL libraries that affect Android
      • Elevation of privilege flaws affecting the Linux kernel memory subsystem
      • Qualcomm driver bugs
      • A denial of service bug in the Qualcomm GPS component
  • Android security patch level of 1st March 2017

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