[Update: May 28] OnePlus may consider adopting Digital Wellbeing wallpapers in OxygenOS 11 sometime next year
New updates are being added at the bottom…..
Original story (published on November 17, 2020) follows:
Various OEMs are hard at work in a bid to deliver their Android 11-based custom skins to eligible devices. Check out our Android 11 tracker for more.
OnePlus is also on track to deliver OxygenOS 11, its Android 11 custom skin, to more eligible devices as soon as this month, at least according to unofficial reports.
Even as some devices have already received updates to OxygenOS 11, that doesn’t mean that this is all they’ll ever get.
OnePlus plans to continuously improve the OxygenOS 11 experience by adding features and user-requested functions over time.
We have covered some of the features we could be seeing in later builds of OxygenOS 11 and you can check those out here.
Today, we are getting hints of yet another feature that could make its way to the official builds of OxygenOS 11 sometime in the future.
Google debuted Digital Wellbeing with Android 9 Pie as a way to offer users a window into their smartphone usage habits, all aimed at helping them achieve a more healthy balance.
Since then, we’ve seen a bunch of really good apps from Google’s Creative Lab, apps that tie into the Digital Wellbeing to offer more active screentime management options.
These include Activity Bubbles, a live wallpaper that drops a bubble on your display for every time you unlock your device, Screen Stopwatch that counts your screen-on-time as a clock on your screen and more.
For a while now, these Digital Wellbeing wallpapers have been exclusive to Pixel devices and now, other users want in on this.
A scroll through the community forums and you are bound to come across users who would like an implementation of Digital Wellbeing wallpapers onto OnePlus AOD.
Have you considered making digital wellbeing wallpapers after a overwhelming response for insight AOD. ?
In response to this user query, OnePlus through a staff member, confirms that indeed, the team is brainstorming over this internally.
He further adds that these Digital Wellbeing wallpapers could make their way to OxygenOS 11 sometime next year.
we do have some brainstorming and concepts in house. maybe next year?
While not exactly a concrete timeline or confirmation that these Digital Wellbeing wallpapers are indeed coming to OnePlus devices, it is a glimmer of hope.
We shall continue to keep an eye on this and other OxygenOS 11 features so stay tuned to PiunikaWeb.
Update 1 (May 28, 2021)
IST 06:50 pm: OnePlus has finally released the dynamic Digital Wellbeing wallpaper dubbed as WellPaper which updates constantly and shows the smartphone usage data on the home screen.
With our new WellPaper app, we shine a light on your usage data right on your home screen, helping to promote healthy smartphone usage. Grouping apps together into 6 distinct categories, we have created a dynamic live wallpaper that is constantly updating based on how you use your phone
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