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OnePlus 8/8 Pro Android 11 update stopped due to erased phones

OnePlus has halted the release of its latest OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro OxygenOS 11 Open Beta update over concerns that the update is wiping out users' devices. On November 8, reports began to appear that some OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro units on the Open Beta channel were being shipped stable builds of OxygenOS 11, which in turn erased users' phones during installation. OnePlus generally runs three software channels: a closed beta, an open beta, and a stable channel. Moving between the Open Beta and Stable channels is easy enough, but it clears a user's phone in the process for some reason. Some users of the Open Beta program still receive the correct software builds. So if you've downloaded the update and it says Open Beta, it's probably saf...