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OnePlus is always ahead of its game when it comes to seeding firmware updates. It makes sure to take down bugs, security issues and put forth minor to major system updates for its devices. Let it be the newest flagships or the older devices important updates are rolled out every month. So, the company has decided to release the critical Blueborne vulnerability patch before the official Android 8.0.0 Oreo update. The OnePlus 3 and 3T devices are being updated to the latest Open Beta 16/22 for OnePlsu 3(T) based on Hydrogen OS H2OS.
OnePlus 3/3T are the two influential devices from the manufacturer that made way for the game changer flagship OnePlus 5. The two phones have dedicated users in large numbers. Continuing the row, OnePlus let out the latest beta update to the older flagship duo. The OnePlus 3/3T update to Fix Blueborne Threat is now rolling for all its users. The update will bring H2OS Beta 22 for OnePlus 3 and H2OS Beta 16 or OnePlus 3T respectively.
This update also brings some major system enhancements such as power management, increased CPU performance, data usage monitoring etc. Further, as an icing on the cake, this update also brings the much sought Blueborne vulnerability security patch for OnePlus 3/3T. Honestly, this is that one OnePlus update the users cannot afford to miss.
Unfortunately, the new update does not bring Android 8.0.0 Oreo. Though we have spotted the Oxygen OS 5.0 for OnePlus 3, it may take a couple of months to roll out. However, we may see an early Open Beta Oreo update for the two devices soon. This also means that the official Oxygen OS Open Beta 25 for OnePlus 3 and the Open Beta 16 for OnePlus 3T shall roll out as soon as today. So stay tuned.
Changelog: OnePlus 3/3T Update to Fix Blueborne Threat
The beta update 22/16 for OnePlus 3/3T brings about a lot of changes to both the devices. The changelog is pretty much similar for both OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. Most important one of that is the patch to fix Blueborne Vulnerability.
Here are the following changes the beta update 22/16 for OnePlus 3/3T brings about.
- Power mode that helps reduce power consumption as well as increased CPU performance.
- Traffic statistics function to calculate traffic usage.
- The black screen problem for some Apps fixed.
- Blueborne Vulnerability is patched.
- Upload photo option on Shot on OnePlus to show your photos to the world.
Here take a glance at the official changelog note from OnePlus.
Download OnePlus 3/3T Update to Fix Blueborne Threat
OnePlus Open Beta OTA updates get live across the globe for all the users who have opted for the same. The beta updates do not roll out regionally like the official Oxygen OS. So you can follow these steps to download the OTA.
- go to device Settings >System Updates
- Check for OTA Update notification.
- If it shows up, then download and install it to stock recovery.
Note:– This is applicable only if you are on Hydrogen OS public beta updates.
You may want to know: How To Install OnePlus 3/3T To Stock Recovery
Download OnePlus 3/3T H2OS Open Beta 16/22 full stock firmware.
Here is the direct download link for the official firmware for OnePlus 3/3T Update to Fix Blueborne Threat. The following updates are the latest public beta Full Firmware zips. Flash via local upgrade.
OnePlus 3 Beta Update 22 | Download
OnePlus 3T Beta Update 16 | Download
How To Install OnePlus 3/3T Update to Fix Blueborne Threat?
For following the installation process, please follow the below link.
You can also, easily switch from OxygenOS to Hydrogen OS.
Thus, these updates are really vital and bring so many upgrades and new updates. This update also patches the Blueborne vulnerability hole and it’s very important not to miss this one. So, get your devices updated and protected. Stay connected with AndroidSage for all latest updates on OnePlus.