Android 4.4.4, new camera feature rolls out to OnePlus One

OnePlus One

Just in time for the middle of August, the promised July update is rolling out to the OnePlus One. The software includes a new camera feature, proximity sensor adjustments, the latest version of Android, and the obligatory bug fixes.

When snapping a photo, the new Clear Image merges ten images into one, high-resolution photo. OnePlus has several examples of this feature in action on its blog. The device features a 13 MP rear-facing camera.

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Clear Image takes ten photos and transforms them into one, high-resolution picture (right).

The update also fixes a bug where off-screen gestures were activating when the phone was pocketed. 

The official changelog lists the following:

  • Upgraded to Android 4.4.4
  • Updated to new versions of Google apps
  • Added Clear Image
  • Added new (colder) calibration for the screen
  • Proximity sensor prevents activation of off-screen gestures while in your pocket
  • Capacitive touch keys supported in the recovery mode
  • Increased capacitive button illumination
  • Improved overall stability
  • Fixed issues with vibration being disabled during Quiet Hours
  • Fixed lockscreen not updating the track information during music playback
  • Fixed microphone volume for all formats in the Voice Recorder app
  • Fixed “OK, Google” not triggering voice search in Google Now
  • Fixed Viber calls not working
  • Fixed battery percent not updating in custom lock screens
  • Fixed PicasaSync
  • Fixed Camera “O” gesture activating lockscreen instead of triggering camera
  • Fixed wallpapers not applying in full screen, taking the wrong size when cropping, etc
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