OnePlus 5 and 5T finally getting Android 8.1 Oreo, here are all the changes
It's worth noting that it took OnePlus just one month to make Android 8.1 Oreo available to OnePlus 5 and 5T owners. However, the company's mission was much simplified by the fact that both phones were already updated to Android 8.0 Oreo.
If you own the OnePlus 5 or 5T, you can expect some other improvements besides the usual Android 8.1 Oreo stuff, including a newer security patch. In fact, you can find the full changelog below:
- Updated system to Android 8.1 Oreo
- Updated Android security patch to 2018-04
- Added full-screen gesture support( Only 5T)
- 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
As OnePlus mentions, the update is incremental and it will take up to a few days to reach to everyone, so be patient if it's not available on your OnePlus 5/5T right away.