After rounds of beta testing, you can now download final OxygenOS 5.1.0 Android 8.1 Oreo OTA update for OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T. The brand is currently pushing this new firmware to all OnePlus 5 / 5T smartphones through its OTA (over-the-air) services. There are several new changes included in OxygenOS 5.1.0 but the ones which stand out the most consist of: update to Android 8.1 Oreo, full screen gesture support and updated security patch. Fortunately, with our guide ahead, you can immediately download the complete OxygenOS 5.1.0 update ZIP package for your OnePlus 5 / 5T without waiting for OTA to catch up.
OnePlus usually carries out beta tests among all its software releases and it did the same with this new update. Owing to successful feedback, the brand has decided to make the build stable and public hence all users can download. The two main routes you can follow to install OxygenOS 5.1.0 on your phone is to either wait for OTA update to pop up directly on your smartphone or manually download the complete update package and install it yourself.
One of the most popular reasons why enthusiasts continue to choose OnePlus is the extended software support. Despite the age of OnePlus 5 and 5T, the brand is still committed on keeping both of these devices up to date and always running latest software. Further, these updates aren’t rushed — as obvious by the continued phases of beta testing and response gathering.
Changelog, What’s New in OxygenOS 5.1.0 Update:
Here is the complete list of changes with the new OxygenOS 5.1.0 for OnePlus 5 / 5T.
- Updated system to Android™ 8.1 Oreo™
- Updated Android security patch to 2018-04
- Added full-screen gesture support (Only 5T)
- Added new optimizations in gaming mode including power saving and pausing adaptive brightness
- Added category tags in the search section of the app drawer
- Auto name folders based on category
Download OnePlus 5 / 5T OxygenOS 5.1.0 Firmware:
Right ahead we have the complete OxygenOS 5.1.0 update package link. As the hardware on OnePlus 5T defers from OnePlus 5, there are two separate package links. You can install this update through the stock recovery.
OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 5.1.0 Update: OnePlus5Oxygen_23_OTA_033_all_1804110400_eb1766.zip
OnePlus 5T OxygenOS 5.1.0 Update: OnePlus5TOxygen_43_OTA_033_all_1804110359_e45d0.zip
Do test the new firmware updates on your OnePlus smartphone and let us know about the new changes in the comments section right ahead.