OnePlus rolling out Android Oreo 8.0 update for OnePlus 5 users

OnePlus finally released the OxygenOS/Android 8.0 Oreo update for the OnePlus 5 users finally. Since the launch of the OnePlus 5T, the company has been testing the OxygenOS/Android 8.0 Oreo update for the OnePlus 5 users using the open-beta program. The new update brings OxygenOS/Android 8.0 Oreo along with the December Security patch update for the OnePlus users finally.

It was strange to see that the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T got OxygenOS/Android 8.0 Oreo update before the OnePlus 5. The update brings a slew of changes along with the latest security patch and OnePlus 5T features like the face unlock. The company promised to deliver the OxygenOS/Android 8.0 Oreo update for the OnePlus 5 users before December and they surely completed their promise.

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OxygenOS 5.0 update changelog for the OnePlus 5 shows the following:

  • Updated to Android O (8.0)
  • Launcher
    Optimisations for Shelf
    Now you can upload your photo through Shot on OnePlus
  • Camera
    New Camera UI design
    Optimisations for photo quality
    Added beauty effect for Portrait Mode
  • Gallery
    Added “Places” tab for viewing photos on a map
  • Calculator
    Added history feature
  • Clock
    Added alarm calendar feature
  • System
    Added Parallel Apps feature
    New design for Quick Settings
    New design for Lift up display
    Added “Adaptive model” screen calibration
    Optimisations for Wi-Fi
    Optimisations for Battery Saver
    Updated Android security patch for December

OnePlus has started rolling out the software update via OTA (over-the-air) and the update size is around 1.5GB and should hit your devices anytime soon. Meanwhile, the OTA update is rolling some users might get it right now as the OTA update generally takes time to deliver.

Lalit Wadhwa

Tech Geek, BlackBerry Lover and a Engineer

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  1. 26th December 2017

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