Some good news for the users of the two smartphones from the Chinese company OnePlus launched in 2017, OnePlus 5 and 5T. The inline current version of the latest OnePlus devices , OxygenOS version 5.1.6 is now pushing to the OnePlus 5 and 5T devices. The latest version of OxygenOS, version 5.1.6 for the OnePlus 5 and 5T are now rolling out for users on the stable software path, and will be downloadable over-the-air. The roll-out will be staged, so users will receive it over the coming days and the update may not be visible to all OnePlus 5 / 5T users just yet.
Its still ahead a good news that the company is pushing updates to the older devices, expecting the launch of their new flagship OnePlus 6T by the end of next month, the pre-order counters are open on Amazon with a rate of Rs.1000/- and also awaiting a ton of offer and accessories for the next flagship.
There exist some sort of cosmetic changes in UI as well as performance change through out the set of creme.While the update does bring some changes, the significant and most looked forward to update is still missing. OxygenOS 5.1.6 remains on Android 8.1 Oreo, with users of these two phones having to wait a while longer for Android 9 Pie. While the company, OnePlus has already confirmed that the OnePlus 3, 3T, 5 and 5T will be updated to Android Pie on the lates stages, CEO Pete Lau has stated that this will take some more time than expected.
For now, the changelog states that the update will bring full Project Treble support to the phone on the stable software path, possessing easy future Android-level software updates. It also brings improved Bluetooth stability for phone calls, updates the Android security patch to October 2018 and brings support for VoLTE connectivity on the Idea Cellular network in India.
The OnePlus 5 was launched in mid-2017, while the OnePlus 5T came a few months later in November 2017. Both phones are powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, and come with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The phones were launched on Android Nougat, but were quickly updated to Android Oreo. Users now look forward to the next version of Android, which is in the works according to OnePlus.