Wednesday, November 25

Photochrom

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OnePlus rolls out update with ‘Photochrom’ filter fix, June 2020 security patch

OnePlus’ latest OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 8 Pro brings back the controversial ‘Photochrom’ filter. However, the change also created some confusion over how the China-based phone manufacturer fixed the filter. For those unfamiliar with the filter, back in May, OnePlus removed the camera mode after several users discovered it could see through some thin plastic objects as well as some thin clothing. Photochrom relied on the fourth ‘colour filter’ camera on the OnePlus 8 Pro, which aided in certain camera filter effects as well as infrared photography with the Photochrom mode. OnePlus planned to release an updated version that would limit some of the “functionality that may be of concern.” Now, OxygenOS 10.5.10 is rolling out wi...