Download OxygenOS Open Beta 3 for OnePlus 5

OnePlus 5 is receiving Android 8.0 Oreo based OxygenOS Open Beta 3 update from OnePlus. Earlier today, the update is released as an OTA which clocks in at 1.58GB, the update brings Face unlock feature along a bunch of other improvements. Just a few days back OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei announced to release the Face unlock feature just like OnePlus 5T for OnePlus 5, this feature was highly demanded by the users. Now Finally Team OnePlus has made it live for the OnePlus 5 owners.

The OnePlus 5 OxygenOS Open Beta 3 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 3 for OnePlus 5 brings improvements over beta 2 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 3 for OnePlus 5 brings. You can check more details in the change log below.

What’s new in OxygenOS Open Beta 3:


  • Added app shortcut on Launcher


  • Added face unlock
  • Optimizations for vibration
  • Fixed connection issue of 5G Wi-Fi
  • General bug fixes and improvements
  • Updated Android security patch to December

Download and install OxygenOS Open Beta 3 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 Oreo open Beta 3 for Oneplus 5

Download the OxygenOS Open Beta 3 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

The installation process will start and wait for it to complete. Once the process is completed simply type

fastboot reboot

That’s it! You have the latest OxygenOS open Beta 3 Oreo update on your OnePlus 5.


Download OxygenOS open Beta 3 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.

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