[UPDATE: Download Links] OnePlus 5/5T Receiving Stable Oreo 8.1 Update

UPDATE #1 April 18, 2018 02:07AM - Please refer to the end of the article for the update

The OnePlus 5 got the Oreo 8.0 update in January, and the OnePlus 5T got it a month later in February. Last month, OnePlus began testing Oreo 8.1 for the two smartphones and now the stable update is rolling out in the form of OxygenOS 5.1.0.

OxygenOS 5.1.0 comprises of the April security patch, iPhone X like full screen gestures for the 5T, optimizations to the gaming mode, and feature additions to the OnePlus launcher.

The update changelog as provided by OnePlus is given below.


Updated system to Android 8.1 Oreo
Updated Android security patch to 2018-04
Added full-screen gesture support (Only 5T)

Gaming mode
Added new optimizations in gaming mode including power saving and pausing adaptive brightness
Added network boost - network priority for gaming App in the foreground

Added category tags in the search section of the app drawer
Auto name folders based on category

The update size is 766MB. Since OTA updates roll out in batches, it might take some time for the update to reach your end. Users on OnePlus forums reported that they were able to pull the update almost instantly when they made use of OperaVPN and set the region to Canada or Germany. If you are using an Open Beta build, you would not be getting the stable update. You will instead have to update manually by flashing the stock ROM. OnePlus is yet to post the download files of OxygenOS 5.1.0. We will update this post as and when they become available.

UPDATE #1 April 18, 2018 02:07AM

OnePlus hasn't yet listed OxygenOS 5.1.0 under its Downloads section, but one of our readers managed to catch the links of the official update files. The update links are given below. We will update this post again when OnePlus lists OxygenOS 5.1.0 in the Downloads section.

Download links

OxygenOS 5.1.0 for OnePlus 5 (Full ROM)
OxygenOS 5.1.0 for OnePlus 5T (Full ROM)

Source: OnePlus forums

Krittin Kalra
Krittin Kalra is a 20 year old Android freak. Striving for passions, chasing down his dreams and living a life without regrets is his sole mantra. A bit moody, he also does custom ROM reviews for AndroGuider. Currently pursuing his B.Tech, he aspires to follow his heart.
[UPDATE: Download Links] OnePlus 5/5T Receiving Stable Oreo 8.1 Update [UPDATE: Download Links] OnePlus 5/5T Receiving Stable Oreo 8.1 Update Reviewed by Krittin Kalra on 4/18/2018 02:07:00 AM
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