OnePlus has started pushing out a new Open Beta build to its OnePlus 5 and 5T smartphones. Arriving as Open Beta 7 and 5, respectively, the update brings along changes related to Launcher, Weather, and Gaming mode.
OnePlus has started pushing out a new update to its OnePlus 5 smartphone. Arriving as OxygenOS 5.0.2, the update brings the promised Face Unlock feature. The changelog also includes a CPU security patch (CVE-2017-13218), enhanced EIS for video recording, and updates to Launcher, Gallery...
OnePlus 5 and 5T owners have woken up to a new Open Beta for their phones this morning, which is the second this month. The update is smaller in nature, but it removes the controversial Clipboard app which once inadvertently sent user data to Chinese servers, and addresses other bugs and minor...
The OnePlus 5's Oreo update is back as OxygenOS 5.0.1. The changelog remains the same, but OnePlus has added two items to it: bug fixes for third party camera application, and a fix for network issues for European operators.ed bootloader. OnePlus suggests re-locking your
OnePlus has started pushing out a new Open Beta build to the 5 smartphone. Arriving as version 3 and weighing in at around 1.6GB, the update brings along several changes, prime among them being the Face Unlock functionality.
OnePlus 5 users enrolled in the company's Oreo beta program have started getting a new build. The OxygenOS Open Beta 2 update brings along several changes related to launcher, camera, file manger, and system.
The latest OxygenOS 4.5.15 update is now available for the OnePlus 5. Fixes include:
Fixed issue of not able to set customized alarm ringtone
Fixed issue of sharing emoji from Bitmoji
Updated Android security patch to October
General bug fixes
OnePlus 5 and 5T owners have learned that the phones can't play Netflix or Amazon Prime Video in HD, since they both lack the Widevine rights management certification need to play at anything beyond standard definition. OnePlus says they're working on an update to address this.
Disappointed OnePlus owners have created a new petition on Change.org in an attempt to get OnePlus to support Project Treble. The new framework from Google will make it easier for Android devices to get major updates without vendor interference.
The same Mr. Robot-themed Twitter account that has been exposing OnePlus' security flaws is back at it again, this time with an analysis of an app called OPBugReportLite.
This app silently dumps tons of information about the device and sends it to Singapore every six hours.
In an interview with The Indian Express, the General Manager of OnePlus India - Vikas Aggarwal - offers insight on what will happen to the OnePlus 5 and why the company released the 5T so soon. There's no surprise: the OnePlus 5 is being discontinued.