Good news for owners of the recently-launched OnePlus 5 smartphone, the China-based OEM is now rolling out an update to address the rebooting problem.
For the unfamiliar, when an OnePlus owner attempted to dial 911 they discovered that their OnePlus 5 unit rebooted instantly. The company acknowledged the issue when it came to light an on July 19 affirmed that it had tested and software update, which countered the 911 reboot bug. This update, OnePlus confirmed, would be pushed out to all OnePlus 5 users soon.
“We have been in touch with the customer and have tested a software update that has resolved the issue. We will be rolling out the software update shortly,” the company toldAndroid Authority.
Earlier this week, many OnePlus 5 users in the US took to social media and online forums such as Reddit to complain that their smartphone was rebooting automatically when they attempted to dial 911. Some users in Europe shared that dialling the emergency 112 also resulted in the same problem.