Sunday, 24 December 2017

OnePlus 5 Gets OxygenOS 5.0 Android 8.0 Oreo Update

OnePlus today started rolling out stable Android 8 Oreo update for the users before the Christmas celebration. This is coming after the company rolled out the beta version a month ago. OnePlus Co-Founder Carl Pei who spoke about the update also noted that the device will get OnePlus 5T’s Face Unlock feature in the near feature due to popular demand. 

According to him;
Due to popular demand, Face Unlock is coming for the OnePlus 5. Thanks for the feedback, and merry Christmas! 🎅🎄🎁
 The Android Oreo update will bring popular features such as background limits that puts a big priority on improving user’s battery life, snoozing that lets users to snooze notifications to reappear at a later time and wide-gamut color for apps among many other things.

SEE: How To Upgrade Your Device To Android 8 Oreo

Changelog of the update include;


  • Optimizations for Shelf
  • Now you can upload your photo through Shot on OnePlus

  • New Camera UI design
  • Optimizations for photo quality
  • Added beauty effect for Portrait Mode


  • Added “Places” tab for viewing photos on a map


  • Added history feature


  • Added alarm calendar feature


  • Added Parallel Apps feature
  • New design for Quick Settings
  • New design for Lift up display
  • Added “Adaptive model” screen calibration
  • Optimizations for Wi-Fi
  • Optimizations for Battery Saver
  • Updated Android security patch to December
OnePlus 5 Andoid Oreo update is Over The Air (OTA) and weighs 1.58GB in size. For those who can't wait for the update, you can download the zip file from HERE and flash it manually to get the latest update. If you have any questions, please use the comment box below. 


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