The update brings battery percentage support for Apple AirPods, battery health improvements, and more
Nothing teases a new Nothing Phone 1 software update, but not the Android 13 beta that Carl Pei teased recently. Instead, it’s another Android 12-based update that brings the latest security patches to the device, a new feature, and some performance improvements.
According to recent reports on our site None Forums Phone 1The latest Nothing OS update (firmware version 1.1.7) has started rolling out to users. It brings October 2022 and November 2022 Android security patches to the device and battery percentage support for Apple AirPods. If you’re using AirPods with Nothing Phone 1, you can now view the remaining battery on your phone by enabling the new feature from Experimental features section in the device settings.
Besides these changes, Nothing OS 1.1.7 brings system fluidity improvements to reduce stutters and slowdowns, tweaks to the thermal threshold to better balance performance and temperature, improved audio quality for video recordings, and more accurately battery status. The update also fixes some bugs. Check out the full changelog in the section below.
None OS 1.1.7 changelog
- New features
- Now supports displaying battery percentage for AirPods. You can enable it in Settings – Experimental Features.
- Updated to the October/November security patch.
- Improved operating system fluidity and reduced stuttering.
- The thermal threshold has been modified to achieve a better balance between performance and temperature.
- Improved sound quality when recording videos.
- Battery status is more accurate.
- Bug fixes
- Fixed an issue that caused WhatsApp notifications to be unresponsive on the lock screen.
- General bug fixes.
If you haven’t received the update on your device, you can download and flash it manually by following the link below. Note that we currently have access to an additional OTA package from Nothing OS 1.1.6, so be sure to update your device to the previous version before flashing the latest firmware file.
Download Nothing OS 1.1.7 (Incremental update from 1.1.6)
source: XDA Forums