With this guide you can download the new hotfix OTA update, OxygenOS 5.1.1 for OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T. Previously, OnePlus updated both of these phones to Android 8.1 Oreo and building on top of that, they have released this newer firmware. The firmware has already started rolling out to both OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T through the OTA (over-the-air) service. The main issue of ringtone for notifications has been resolved with OxygenOS 5.1.1. Also, included in this build is the latest April 1st 2018 security patch. Users can immediately download the full OxygenOS 5.1.1 OTA update package with the guide ahead.
We recommend OnePlus 5 and 5T users to immediately upgrade to the new OxygenOS 5.1.1 build as it addresses a major issue which surfaced in the last OxygenOS 5.1.0 build. Packaged within the update is full screen gesture support for the OnePlus 5T. These gestures can be utilized to navigate and perform certain functions. Unfortunately, the OnePlus 5 skips on this functionality for the time being.
The reason users are continue choosing the OnePlus is because of their great support of software. Regardless of the both phone being old, OnePlus is devoted to keep OnePlus 5 / 5T up to date. Company is not just rushing the latest firmware but doing a complete beta test before releasing the final update which is great the owners of OnePlus devices.
Changelog, What’s New in OxygenOS 5.1.1 Update:
Here is the complete list of changes with the new OxygenOS 5.1.1 for OnePlus 5 / 5T.
- Fixed ringtone issue for phone and notifications
- 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 category tags in the search section of the app drawer
- Auto name folders based on category
Download OnePlus 5 / 5T OxygenOS 5.1.1 Firmware:
Right ahead we have the complete OxygenOS 5.1.1 update package link. As the hardware on OnePlus 5T defers from OnePlus 5, there are two separate package links. You can install this update through the stock recovery.
OnePlus 5 OxygenOS 5.1.1 OTA: OnePlus5Oxygen_23_OTA.zip
OnePlus 5T OxygenOS 5.1.1 OTA: OnePlus5TOxygen_43_OTA.zip
Do test the new firmware updates on your OnePlus smartphone and let us know about the new changes in the comments section right ahead.