Nothing is rolling out a new update for the Nothing Phone (1) with the latest November 2022 Security Patch. The new update also brings some improvements and optimizations for better OS smoothness and audio quality. There are some other fixes for several known issues that are part of the latest Nothing OS 1.1.7.
The Nothing Phone 1 is receiving the new firmware S1.1-221121-2306 with a 79MB size. The update is now rolling out to all the units across the globe. The users can manually check for the update by heading to Settings > System > System updates. Below is the full changelog:
● Now supports battery percentage display for AirPods. You can enable it in Settings – Experimental features.
● Updated to October/November Security Patch.
● Improved OS fluidity and reduced stutters.
● Adjusted the thermal threshold to better balance performance and temperature.
● Improved audio quality when recording videos.
● More accurate battery status.
● Resolved an issue causing Whatsapp notifications to be unresponsive in lockscreen.
● General bug fixes.
Recently, Carl Pei confirmed the presence of Nothing OS 1.5.0 via a tweet, which is most likely the new Android 13 Beta update. We expect a stable update for Nothing Phone 1 in the becoming few days.