26 September 2018
OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T have started gaining the new Open Beta builds from the company. The OnePlus 5 receives the Open Beta 7 and the OnePlus 5T has received the Open Beta 5. The changelog for both the device is same and the update does bring some noticeable features.
OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T have now gained a recent search tag in the search app section of the app drawer. The same feature has been added to the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T as well via the Open Beta builds.
The new Open Betas for OnePlus 5/5T have added improved accuracy of the current location. Both the smartphones now have new icons and updated UI. Also, the Gaming mode has received the network boost. This will bring priority to the gaming apps that a user is playing, thus giving more resources to it so as to have a lag-free experience.
You can see the complete changelog from below –
- Added recent search tag in search app section of the app drawer
- General bug fixes and improvements
- Improved accuracy of the current location
- Added new icons and updated UI
- Gaming mode
- Network boost in Gaming mode – network priority for gaming App in the foreground
It’s worth mentioning that these builds can contain some bugs as they are not as stable as the official OTAs. Also, this a gradual rollout, so, you have to be patient.
If you’re interested in trying out the OxygenOS open beta then click the source link provided below. You must know that you will not receive any stable OxyenOS update releases as long as you’re a beta member.