Android 8.0 Oreo Update for OnePlus 5 released

Android 8.0 Oreo Update for OnePlus 5 is now available for download. The OxygenOS 5.0 update with Android 8.0 Oreo will roll out to a small percentage of users initially.

The new OS includes several new features and improvements like Parallel Apps, Auto-fill, Picture-in-Picture, Smart text selection, new design for Quick Settings, and more.

New features in Android 8.0 Oreo Update for OnePlus 5

  • Updated to Android O (8.0)
  • Launcher
    • Optimizations for Shelf
    • Now you can upload your photo through Shot on OnePlus
  • Camera
    • New Camera UI design
    • Optimizations 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
    • Optimizations for Wi-Fi
    • Optimizations for Battery Saver
    • Updated Android security patch to December.

OxygenOS 5.0 update with Android 8.0 Oreo will gradually roll out to everyone. You can also check manually for updates, go to Settings > About device > System update.

Make sure you have enough charge on your device at least 60% to 70% before downloading the update.