Directly download OxygenOS Open Beta 25 and Open Beta 23 for OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T respectively in the form of full flash-able official ROM packages. Latest test builds from OnePlus come based on Android Pie, which was just recently pushed as a final update to all 5 and 5T series devices. Specifically, for Open Beta 25 and 23, there are multiple changes such as new January 2019 security patch, deep Google Duo integration and various other improvements. Soon, these will get released to the stable channel but if you are interested, you can immediately download Open Beta 25 or 23 for either OnePlus 5 / 5T from the links ahead.
OnePlus has been committed to its strategy of continuous software updates, each of which bring forth a better and more improved experience. To better test reliability, before releasing the new updates to all smartphones, the brand first tests them thoroughly. On top of internal tests, OnePlus pushes Open Beta builds which users can easily download, flash and try out. This way, consumers get to test out upcoming features while, at the same time, OnePlus is able to gather feedback from a large user base.
Open Beta 25 / 23 for OnePlus 5 / 5T – Details
Attached ahead is the change-list for latest Open Beta builds available for download on OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T smartphones.
- Updated Android security patch to 2019.01
- Improvements for screen brightness control
- Confirm pin without tapping √ for app locker
- Improved color adaptation for navigation bar when using third-party apps
- Added create collection, copy and move photos features
- New illustrations and design on blank pages
- General Bug fixes and overall experience improvements
- Added recommended tools in the toolbox
- Improved UI for category tags in the app drawer
- Added call history for incoming calls from unknown numbers
- Improved UI for Call History
- Deep integration with Google Duo
- Added caller identification feature (For India only)
- Added more search options to improve the accuracy of search results
- Improved accuracy of weather descriptions
- Added more unit options for precipitation, visibility, pressure and other data
- Added more detailed descriptions to weather icons
- Now supports migrating data from iPhone
Download OxygenOS Open Beta 25 / 23 Firmware for OnePlus 5 / 5T:
We have ahead, official download links to complete Open Beta 25 and 23 with January 2019 security patch firmware files. The procedure for installing these ZIPs is, you can go to your stock recovery and flash these as you would any other ZIP file. A data backup is recommended before you proceed towards installation.
OnePlus 5 OxygenOS Open Beta 25 Update: OnePlus5Oxygen_23_OTA_034_all_1901140035_b7850bbb35c46.zip
OnePlus 5T OxygenOS Open Beta 23 Update: OnePlus5TOxygen_43_OTA_034_all_1901140045_02d9112732.zip
If you run into installation or download issues, reach us through the comments! Also, do let us know about your feedback about these Open Beta builds and whether you choose to run these over stable releases.