OnePlus has started the incremental roll-out of OxygenOS 5.0. What that means is that the company has released the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T Android 8.0 Oreo update. This is the first official Oreo build for these handsets. It was only a couple of months ago when the Oreo beta was released for OnePlus 3. The beta was rolled out to a limited number of users so this public release is definitely going to be welcomed by the OnePlus community.

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The OxygenOS 5.0 update brings all of the features that are included in Android 8.0 Oreo. The update also adds picture-in-picture support, auto-fill, parallel apps, smart text selection, a new design for quick settings, and more. It updates the security patch level on the handset to September.

The launcher has received some tweaks as well. Users will notice a new app folder design, notification dots, and the ability to upload photos directly to Shot on OnePlus.

The company has pointed out that it’s an incremental update so the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T Android 8.0 Oreo update is only going to be released for a small percentage of users initially before the broader rollout in the coming days.

The OnePlus 5T, the flagship handset that OnePlus recently launched, is going to receive a similar update early next year so those who pick up the new handset will have to wait for a while before they get a taste of Oreo.

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