Here’s how to use the Hands-Free feature of Amazon Alexa in OxygenOS 11

OnePlus has started rolling out the Android 11 based OxygenOS 11 update to the OnePlus 8 series devices. The new OxygenOS 11 comes with a lot of new features and some major changes, including a new user interface.

Some of the OnePlus users who also use Amazon Alexa are questioning on the OnePlus forum, how to use the Hands-Free feature of Amazon Alexa in OxygenOS 11? In the OxygenOS Monthly FAQ session, the company has given directions to use that.

If you are an OnePlus 8 series user and haven’t found any direction to allow the Alexa Hands-Free feature with OxygenOS 11. Do follow the steps given below.

  • Download the Amazon app via Google Play Store
  • When asked for permission to the microphone during the Alexa Hands-Free feature setup, choose “While using the app”

Meanwhile, if you have lost access to the Alexa Hands-Free feature, you can follow the steps below:

  • Settings
  • Alexa on this Phone
  • Alexa Hands-Free
  • Turn ‘On’ Alexa Hands-Free

You will be asked to provide permission to a microphone and choose “While using the app”



If you are an OnePlus 8 or 8 Pro user and didn’t get an update notification then follow these steps to check for the update manually:

  • Go to Settings
  • System
  • System updates
  • Check for updates
  • Download and install now

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