The SMS app is being replaced and your SMS history will be erased in this update.
If you have anything important please back up your messages. Consider taking screenshots and saving/exporting those to an online drive, your Email or use a 3rd party SMS back up app.
Email app - Back up drafts
The standard Email app will be discontinued. However in Android 11 the K9 email app is available (set up guide here). If you have any drafts saved on your phone, be sure to back them up to your email account as they will be deleted.
Battery 50% or above
The update will take around 20mins to complete and your phone will restart 2 times. To ensure a smooth update as possible, please make sure your battery is at least 50% before you begin.
We also recommend that you connect it to your wall charger during the update.
Stable WiFi connection
The download for this update is >1GB so a stable WiFi connection is recommended.
OTA update, if your Blloc OS version is v4.0.1
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The update to Android 11 OTA can only be carried out if you have the last Android 8.1 OS v4.0.1. (Check your version and the available update methods here)
If you have problems with installing the new updater app, please try going directly to the ‘Downloads' folder from your Files app, and install it from there. Alternatively, please try using another browser.