If you are a OnePlus One user then there’s exciting news for you. Official update of Cyanogen OS 12.1 based on Android 5.1.1 id rolling out for OnePlus One. Either you are already downloading the update or soon a firmware update will appear in your notification panel asking to download the update. It has been a year that OnePlus One has launched and its update has already rolled out.
The OTA updates roll out periodically. So if your device has not received the update then you can wait for the update or you can directly download the complete update from here if want to install it manually. If your OnePlus One device already has Android 5.0 then you can download the update package from here. The full package is about 640 MB whereas the smaller package is about 304 MB in size.
The OnePlus One Cyanogen OS 12.1 update provides critical security fixes for your device to address recently publicized vulnerabilities on Android devices. As this is a sizable update you would need to allocate at least 20 minutes for the installation process and ensure your device is fully charged before proceeding with the installation.
CyanogenMod Community is well known for their Custom ROMS and brings about the latest and fastest updates to their officially supported devices listed on their portal. Although CyanogenMod based ROMS do not come pre-installed on Android devices, they can be installed on most devices as a Custom ROM and comes with tons of features that lack in the Stock ROMS.
However, Cyanogen OS, which is officially supported by CyanogenMod Community, comes pre-installed on OnePlus devices as OEM. Now, CyanogenMod Community has pushed an OTA update which will now update your OnePlus One device with the latest Android version 5.1.1 Lollipop.
If you own a OnePlus One device then let us know about the update and its stability. Use the comments section for your thoughts and queries.