If you own an OnePlus One device then we have great news for you, unofficial Android 8.0 Oreo build has been released for OnePlus One via AOSP ROM. Credit goes to developers at XDA for letting the older OnePlus One owners to taste the goodies on latest firmware on their devices. In this detailed tutorial we have mentioned each and every step to download and install Android 8.0 Oreo AOSP ROM on OnePlus One.
This is the first Android 8.0 Oreo AOSP ROM build for OnePlus One, so you may notice some lags in it but this doesn’t mean that the ROM is not stable enough to be installed on the device. The ROM is pretty stable and can be used as daily drivers because most of the major features including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Camera, RIL, audio/video playback, NFC and sensors are working fine. OnePlus is the best development friendly device you can customize it according to your choice.
Android 8.0 Oreo brings exciting new features including, the picture-in-picture mode, integrated doze mode, notification channels, latest security patch and a lot more. Just go ahead and follow the instructions to install the Android 8.0 Oreo AOSP ROM on OnePlus One.
Download install Android 8.0 Oreo AOSP ROM for OnePlus One
Some pre-requisites before you begin:
Your device battery should be in good health (70%) to avoid the shutting down while in flashing process.
Create a Nandroid back up of important data including complete System with all apps and messages, follow this guide to create a Nandroid backup via TWRP recovery.
Upgrade latest USB drivers for your device on PC. Download latest OnePlus One USB drivers here [For a stable PC-phone connection].
Now transfer both file on your device storage.
Process to install Android 8.0 Oreo AOSP ROM on OnePlus One
Turn off your device and boot into TWRP recovery.
Once your device boots into recovery mode then follow this guide to flash Android 8.0 Oreo AOSP ROM on your OnePlus One via TWRP recovery.
Solution to a failed boot issue.
Follow this guide to solve the bootloop issue. [If you think your device stuck at boot animation for quite a long time]
That’s it! If you have successfully installed Android 8.0 Oreo AOSP ROM on your OnePlus One, give us your feedback and stay tuned for more updates.