OnePlus

Final OxygenOS 11 Open Beta 5 Rolling Out For OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T, 7T Pro [News]

OnePlus 7 series is nearing its end of life support, as OnePlus just dropped a brand new Open Beta build stating it’s the final update. Yes, the new Open Beta 5 is the last beta update that the entire OnePlus series will ever see. This means the recent Android 11 firmware update is the last OS upgrade for the OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T, and 7T Pro. No Android 12.

OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro launched with Android 9 Pie, then got Android 10, and just recently received Android 11. It featured most of the OxygenOS 11 features from OnePlus 8 at the time. Open Beta program ends today.

The OxygenOS 11 based Open Beta 5 changelog states the following:

Friendly Reminder
This is the final Open Beta Version, thank you for your encouragement and support for such a long time, we’ll keep maintaining the stable version, stay tuned for our Open Beta announcement to get more details about the rollback tutorial.

Don’t worry though, the OnePlus 7, 7Pro, 7T, and 7T Pro will continue receiving monthly security patches via stable channel. However, they may not be as frequent. Additionally, it also means that The OnePlus 7 will never see Android 12, except for the likes of custom ROMS.

According to the changelog, Open Beta 5 for OnePlus 7 series also features May 2021 security patch level. It also improved the compatibility of third-party apps with Android 11. Reduced battery consumption. Checkout the complete changelog from below.

Changelog

  • System
    • Reduced battery consumption under specific scenarios
    • Improved the compatibility of specific third-party apps on Android 11
    • Fixed known issues and improved system stability
    • Upgrade Android Security Patch level to May 2021
  • Phone
    • Improved the overall application stability
    • Fixed the probability issue about can not answer the calls via Google Fi app
  • Network
    • Improved the Wi-Fi connection stability
  • Gallery
  • Improved the overall loading speed
  • Shelf
    • Improved the animation performance and frame rate

Download Open Beta 5 for OnePlus 7, 7Pro, 7T, 7T Pro

Following are the latest full stock firmware downloads of Oxygen OS 11 Open Beta 5 for OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T and 7T Pro. The installation procedure is the same via local upgrade method. You will find all the variants including Global, Europe, and India.

Note: As the update is fresh, not all OTA download links are available just yet. If your device is on the previous Open Beta 1 or 2, you can check for OTA updates via settings > system updates.

As an alternative, if your device is still on the stable version, you can grab the full stock firmware zip from below and install via local upgrade method.

OnePlus 7T

  • India
    • Open Beta 5 (coming soon…)
  • Global
    • Open Beta 5 (coming soon…)

OnePlus 7T Pro

  • India
    • Open Beta 5 (Global)
  • EU/Europe
    • Open Beta 5 (Europe)

OnePlus 7

  • Download Open Beta 5 full OTA (coming soon…)

OnePlus 7 Pro

  • Download Open Beta 5 full OTA

See how to update OnePlus 7 series to Android 11 via local upgrade method

Leave a Reply