It seems as OnePlus is working quite hard to keep its devices all up to date. Just after we finished writing about the OxygenOS 4.7.6 update, OnePlus has announced Android 8.0 Oreo Beta build for the OnePlus 5T. Yes, you can now download OxygenOS Android 8.0 Oreo open beta for your OnePlus 5T with the guide given ahead. This is great news for OnePlus 5T owners. Not only does this build allow OnePlus 5T to be updated to official Android 8.0 Oreo beta but it also shows that the final public releases is just a month if not couple of weeks out. Read ahead to see what has changed with the new OxygenOS Android 8.0 Oreo open beta and also download it as well to install it on the OnePlus 5T.
Despite the fact that OnePlus 5T was released when Android 8.0 Oreo was already announced, the brand has just only started to publicly test the new Android version. OnePlus has shared that it now focuses on consumer feedback more than ever. And as evidence, it has listened to its consumers and has involved them in the testing of the upcoming Android 8.0 Oreo OxygenOS final update. This open beta can be installed by all OnePlus 5T owners but once installed, they wont be able to receive official updates rather they will start receiving beta builds. Download OxygenOS Android 8.0 Oreo open beta from the guide ahead for the OnePlus 5T.
Changelog, What’s New in OxygenOS Android 8.0 Oreo Open Beta Update:
This Open Beta brings over the latest Android 8.0 Oreo revision. Along with that, it also adds functionality of its own. Detailed list of changes right below:
- Updated to Android O (8.0)
- Optimized the app shortcut style
- Combine icon options with app shortcuts
- Now able to upload photos to Shot on OnePlus
- Added Picture in Picture
- Added Auto-Fill
- Added Smart Text Selection
- New Quick Settings design
- Updated Android security patch to December
Download OnePlus 5T OxygenOS Android 8.0 Oreo Open Beta OTA Update:
The link ahead will let you download the complete Android 8.0 Oreo Open Beta update for the OnePlus 5T. Keep in mind, this is a beta build which means once you flash it, all data would be erased. Further, after installation, your phone would start receiving updates from the beta channel rather than the stable one.
OnePlus 5T OxygenOS Android 8.0 Oreo Open Beta OTA Update: OnePlus5TOxygen_43_OTA_003_all_1712240047_6de0478c0ccb4d4e.zip
This update is an Open Beta build which means you wont be able to receive it through the OTA settings on your phone. To install it, you would need to download the full ROM package detailed above and flash it manually on your OnePlus 5T.