Attached ahead are direct download links for Open Beta July 2018 firmwares arriving on OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T. Older series of OnePlus devices are now receiving new Open Beta builds which mainly carry camera improvements. There are two main channels of updates for OnePlus devices, one is Stable while the other is Open Beta. What the brand does is, it patches in new features and bug fixes first into Open Beta builds which are released to the public for testing and after successful rounds of feedback, these patches go on to get integrated into stable firmware. If you are currently running a stable channel firmware, use the link ahead to download Open Beta July 2018 builds for OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T.
Technically referring, OnePlus 5 is receiving Open Beta 14 while 5T is receiving Open Beta 12. The code-names differ slightly due to the difference in release of each smartphone. Regardless, the changes that are carried by each build are exactly same. Unfortunately, not included in the change-list is the latest Android security patch. Nonetheless, you can download Open Beta July 2018 builds for OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T with the links ahead.
What’s New in OxygenOS Open Beta July 2018 Update:
Here is the complete technical specification list down of OxygenOS Open Beta July 2018 build for the OnePlus 5 devices.
- Improved photo clarity and optimizations to reduce oil painting effect
- Supported Google Lens mode
Download OnePlus 5 / 5T OxygenOS Open Beta Firmware:
The following download links will let you download complete and official OxygenOS Open Beta firmware packages for both OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T. Due to the fact that these firmwares are official, you can flash them via stock recovery.
OnePlus 5 OxygenOS Open Beta 14 Update: OnePlus5Oxygen_23_OTA_016_all_1807161101_88bb080361814.zip
OnePlus 5T OxygenOS Open Beta 12 Update: OnePlus5TOxygen_43_OTA_016_all_1807160203_4597427b.zip
Once downloaded, you can proceed to install them on your smartphone by using the stock recovery. Looking for Open Beta builds on older smartphones? You can read here to download OnePlus 3 / 3T July 2018 Open Beta firmware.
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