Both OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T are getting updated to OxygenOS 9.0.6 firmware. Released to public just recently, this build focuses on refining the software experience for OnePlus 5 / 5T owners. First change to arrive is this month’s security patch — May 2019. Further, there are also integrated improvements for Bluetooth. As this update is official, it can be installed through stock recovery or built-in OxygenOS updater. If you haven’t received OxygenOS 9.0.6 directly on your phone, read ahead to manually download the official update.
While the 5 series has been superseded by two newer generations, OnePlus is still releasing software updates for these devices. Showing strong software commitment from the brand, this approach also encourages current users to keep running OnePlus 5 / 5T as their daily runner. An important new feature that has been added with OxygenOS 9.0.6 is support for Quick Pairing with Bullets Wireless 2. With this, you can purchase the new Wireless 2 earphones and use new Quick Pairing functionality to easily connect to them. This feature was first released on OnePlus 7, good to see it trickle down to OnePlus 5 and 5T.
OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5 / 5T – Details
Here is the detailed technical change-log for OxygenOS 9.0.6:
- Updated Android security patch to 2019.5
- General bug fixes and system improvement
- Supported Quick Pairing of Bullets Wireless 2
- Fixed issue with automatic answering failing while connected to Bluetooth Headset
Download OxygenOS OxygenOS 9.0.6 Firmware for OnePlus 5 / 5T:
Users running OxygenOS currently can check with the built-in OTA system to get new firmware. However, for devices running non-stock configurations such as custom ROMs, root or any other modification, they can be manually update via the complete ZIP packages linked ahead.
OnePlus 5 Update: OnePlus5Oxygen_23_OTA_049_all_1905271752_e688c23178991.zip
OnePlus 5T Update: OnePlus5TOxygen_43_OTA_049_all_1905271802_76c6911b.zip
Hopefully, you have updated your device with latest OxygenOS 9.0.6! However, if there are any problems, get to us with the comments below. Also, let us know which firmware were you running before updating?