Finally Team OnePlus started rolling out much awaited Android 8.0 Oreo beta ROM for OnePlus 5. The Oreo update for OnePlus 5T is available as OxygenOS Open Beta 1, you can easily install it on your device right away by following our guide below. This is a beta update and usually beta updates are not stable as official builds but once you install the update on your device you will keep getting the next beta OTA’s on your device.
The OxygenOS Open Beta 1 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.
OxygenOS Open Beta 1 Oreo ROM’s Changelog
- 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 OxygenOS open beta 1 Oreo ROM for Oneplus 5
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 open beta 1 Oreo ROM for Oneplus 5
Download the OxygenOS open beta 1 Oreo ROM 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 1 Oreo update on your OnePlus 5.
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