It’s an official confirmation from the Cyanogen Developers: OnePlus One will get OTA updates globally and we can see the same updates for the Indian users too. There were many misconceptions regarding the OTA updates for non-cyanogenmod OnePlus One smartphones (Indian Version), but Cyanogen developers team is very clear in this!
This week we have seen Oneplus One official launch in India through Amazon, it’s still the same invites system which OnePlus using globally for it’s OnePlus One smartphone, but there’s some misconception and rumors in the fans regarding the OTA update, before it’s official launch on Dec 2nd, OnePlus One posted a letter to fans explaining that OnePlus One in India doesn’t have Cyanogen support, and they are working on it, you can see the full letter below
Even Micromax confirmed they are going to launch Cyanogenmod based Yu smartphones in this month, and they are the official partners to Cyanogenmod team in India, but there was no official confirmation from Cyanogen developers regarding this issue, and this made many users to get into dilema. Now everything is clear and a big fullstop for all the rumors and misconceptions regarding the OTA update.We took some lines from the official blog and you can see them below:
We are proud of the work we did on the OnePlus One. Through our collaboration with OnePlus, we demonstrated the power of strong hardware and software tuned for exceptional performance. To clarify misinformation out there, the OnePlus One will get OTA firmware updates for all global devices, including global devices for our users in India. Rather than have misinformation continue to circulate out there, we felt it important to bring this matter to rest.
As we look to the future, we want to continue to push the envelope and take the Cyanogen OS to new heights. Our strategic partnership with Micromax and the new YU brand of devices will enable us to bring high quality, amazing experiences to our users in India. Our commitment is and always remains to be a user-centric company, and we will support our users wherever our OS is distributed. taken from Cyanogen official blog
Everything is official now, Now Indian users don’t have to worry regarding the OTA update issue.