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Few companies offer better values than OnePlus. Its phones pack flagship-tier specs and performance for hundreds less than comparable phones from companies like Samsung and Google. Luckily, it also has a good track record for software updates. If you have a OnePlus device, updating your software is easy — here's how.

How to update the software on your OnePlus phone

  1. Open the Settings app on your phone.
  2. If there's already an update available, it'll be displayed at the top of the list.
  3. If not, you can check for one by scrolling down and tapping System.
  4. Tap System updates.

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  5. Your phone will automatically check for an update.
  6. Once an update is displayed, tap Install now.
  7. Once the download finishes, tap Reboot.

    OnePlus checking for updatesOnePlus system updateOnePlus system updateSource: Joe Maring / Android Central

Once your phone finishes rebooting, it'll be updated to the latest software from OnePlus. In some cases, your phone may continue updating in the background, displaying a progress bar in your notification shade while allowing you to still use your phone during the process.

Affordable flagship

OnePlus 7T

The best deal on a flagship-tier phone.

As far as smartphone values go, the OnePlus 7T is one of the best ones out there. For a fraction of what other flagships will cost you, the 7T delivers a stunning 90Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855+ processor, and three rear cameras. You'll be hard-pressed to find a better deal.

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