OnePlus 5 and 5T beta update adds Launcher and Switch improvements

Joanna Estrada
May 16, 2018

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer has just announced that OxygenOS Open Beta 10 and Open Beta 8 available for OnePlus 5 and 5T respectively. If someone sends a group MMS chat to you, each message from each member shows up as a different thread on your phone. It is not clear what OnePlus means by the Hidden Space in the app drawer, but it notes that the update also brings support for editing dynamic icons like the weather, clock and calendar. Last but not least, the update contains a new Group MMS, which can be found in the Messages category.

The update comes as HydrogenOS 5.1.0 on both devices and comes in at a little over 1.9GB.

OnePlus is also bringing improvements to OnePlus Switch with the May security patch update.

The OnePlus Switch app is also getting some updates. The OnePlus Switch is also getting general bug fixes and stability improvements.

Update (04/20/2018): We've updated this article with details on the OnePlus 6 glass design, white colorway, Avengers Infinity War edition, and more. While there is no change in the changelog, the latest update brings a new Toolbox Card in the shelf home screen and a Hidden Space for the app drawer. Talking about operating system updates, the OnePlus 6 is confirmed to get the latest Android P soon.

You can download the new open betas for your OnePlus device by clicking the buttons below. It brings a completely redesigned user-interface for backup & restore and an optimized logic for the time remaining.

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