OnePlus explains why it won't match Samsung and Google's 7 years of software updates


OnePlus has opted to offer comparatively less long-term software support in its latest phones rather than keep up with competitors Samsung and Google's seven-year OS updates.

Recently this surprising step was discussed Tom's Guide Interview With Kinder Liu, COO and President of OnePlus, who said that if your phone's hardware is outdated, offering lengthy software update policies as extended support is no longer useful “misses the point.”

it's the opposite google pixel 8 series, and Samsung Galaxy S24 series, which now includes seven years of OS updates. However, the latest flagship phones from OnePlus oneplus 12 And oneplus 12r This trend appears to be reversing.