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[Download] OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T’s OxygenOS beta based on Android Pie is finally here

OnePlus was one of the few OEMs that was part of the Android P Beta program, so we know they've been working on bringing Android Pie for their devices since day one. The OnePlus 6T and OnePlus 6 have been running Pie for a while now, but the previous generation devices are still on Android Oreo....

HydrogenOS (Android Pie) public beta goes live for the OnePlus 5/5T

Earlier this week it was just announced that OnePlus was looking for 100 closed beta testers for OxygenOS on the OnePlus 6T. The company does a closed beta test for their Chinese version of Android as well, HydrogenOS, and they recently began testing the Android Pie version of it on the OnePlus 5 and the...

OnePlus 5/5T’s Android Pie update is reportedly in beta testing in China

It's simply inevitable in the Android industry. As a smartphone gets older the company who manufactured it pushes out fewer software updates. The standard for a company's flagship devices is 2 major version updates, so we knew the OnePlus 5 and the OnePlus 5T would be receiving their update to Android Pie. The question remained...

OnePlus 5/5T get OxygenOS 5.1.6 with Project Treble & VoLTE for IDEA India

OnePlus is doing a great job at providing updates for its smartphones. With the surprise announcement of Android Pie for the OnePlus 3/3T and Project Treble support announced for the OnePlus 5/OnePlus 5T, the company is doing very well at keeping a good reputation when it comes to software updates. With their somewhat-recently announced software maintenance...

OnePlus 5 & OnePlus 5T get OxygenOS Open Beta 19/17 with September patches

Anyone familiar with how OnePlus handles software updates for their Open Beta program will not be surprised that both the OnePlus 5 and the OnePlus 5T just received two new updates at the same time. This is possible thanks to their two phones from each year being so similar, but it does mean that each...

OnePlus Switch 2.1 adds support for migrating Launcher, Wallpapers, and Desktop Layout

The OnePlus Switch application was released at the beginning of this year and makes migrating to a new OnePlus smartphone as easy as possible. At first it wasn't all too great, however, it has really improved over time. You can transfer over your application data, your downloads, and pretty much everything else you can think of, but...

Customize the Always on Display on the OnePlus 6/5T/5

OnePlus smartphones are subject to some of the most creative modifications on our forums. With a huge amount of custom ROMs available, OnePlus-specific Magisk modules, and more, it's clear that these devices are a favorite for development. Now, thanks to XDA Senior Member Udzi, you can customize the Always on Display on the OnePlus 6, OnePlus...

OnePlus 5/OnePlus 5T get Gaming Mode 3.0 & Portrait Mode in front camera

As OnePlus begins to work on Android Pie for a number of its flagship smartphones from recent years, they're still working on both of their software channels. The Open Beta program is currently still active on the OnePlus 5 and the OnePlus 5T, and Open Beta 17/15 brings huge changes to the system. Not only...

Paranoid Android’s Android Oreo ROM is here for the OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, OnePlus 5, and OnePlus 5T

Many of our readers might remember Paranoid Android. It was once a top contender in the Android ROM scene for many different reasons: Innovative features, a slick user interface, you name it. The ROM lost much of its steam after the Android 4.4 KitKat builds, but they eventually returned with Android 6.0 Marshmallow and later,...

OnePlus 5 & OnePlus 5T get OxygenOS 5.1.5 with Project Treble support

I'd be safe to say that Project Treble is one of the most revolutionary changes to the Android framework since the operating system was first introduced. While its primary purpose is to make speed up the update process for OEMs by separating the vendor implementation from the Android framework, thus allowing OEMs to work on...

Enable double-tap power button to open camera on the OnePlus 6, OnePlus 5T, and OnePlus 5 in India [Root]

The OnePlus 6 is one of the company's best selling flagships to date, but the software experience isn't exactly identical in all regions. In India, for example, the double tap power button gesture to launch the camera is disabled. This is due to laws in the country that require smartphones to have a triple-tap power...

Android Pie GSI now available for Project Treble-enabled devices

When Google first announced Project Treble with Android 8.0 Oreo, there was some skepticism among the community about how effective Treble would be at bringing faster updates to Android devices. After seeing how Treble can help kickstart the custom development process by making it possible for supported devices to boot an AOSP Generic System Image (GSI),...