Team OnePlus has just started seeding second another iteration of Oreo based OxygenOS beta for OnePlus 5. The OnePlus 5 OxygenOS Open Beta 2 is available to download via OTA or it can be installed manually, you can easily install it on your device right away by following our guide below. This OxygenOS Open Beta 2 for OnePlus 5 brings improvements over beta 1 and gradually it is going towards stable side, once you install the update on your device you will keep getting the next beta OTA’s on your device.
The OxygenOS Open Beta 2 for OnePlus 5 brings Android 8.0 Oreo Beta on OnePlus 5 with revamped Settings and Notification panel UI, Picture in Picture mode, Adaptive icons, Smart text selection, Autofill, Notification timeout and latest security patches. You can check more details in the change log below.
Change log for OnePlus 5 OxygenOS Open Beta 2:
- Updated to Android O (8.0)
- Added Picture in Picture
- Added Auto-fill
- Added Smart text selection
- New Quick Settings design
- Added Parallel Apps
- Updated security patch to October
- Added notification dots
- New app folder design
- Now able to upload photos directly to Shot on OnePlus
Download and install OnePlus 5 OxygenOS Open Beta 2
Before you begin:
Your device should be charged minimum 60% to avoid shut down during the process.
Latest USB drivers for OnePlus should be installed on PC. Follow this guide to install right away
Set up adb and fastboot drivers. Follow this quick guide
Process to install OxygenOS Oreo open beta 2 for Oneplus 5
Download the OxygenOS Open Beta 2 for Oneplus 5 and transfer the downloaded zip file in a specific folder.
Now open the same folder press Shift+Right Click on any empty area in the folder then choose ‘Open command window here’.
Issue the following command to reboot your device into recovery mode
adb reboot recovery
Once in recovery mode, select ‘Install from USB’ and then type the following command (from the same folder where you placed the firmware file) to start the adb sideload process.
adb sideload filename.zip
The installation process will start and wait for it to complete. Once the process is completed simply type
That’s it! You have the latest OxygenOS open beta 2 Oreo update on your OnePlus 5.
Download OxygenOS open beta 2 Oreo full ROM for OnePlus 5. Here
If you want to get the update via OTA with automatic installation, update your device on Beta 1 by following this guide and then head to Settings > About phone > System updates.