OnePlus 5T gets Android 8.1, February security patch with Open Beta 4
The latest Open Beta for the OnePlus 5T brings Android 8.1, the February security patch, and a handful of other updates. This comes just a day after the OnePlus 5 got an almost identical set of updates in its latest Open Beta.
Android 8.1 is the star of the changelog here, of course. But there are a few other notable updates included in Open Beta 4 for the OP5T:
Upgraded system to Android 8.1 Oreo
- Added New auto pick up gesture – answer incoming call by raising the phone
- Added global roaming solution
- Added new optimizations in gaming mode for immersive gaming experience including
- notifications blocking, power saving and pausing adaptive brightness
- Added more clock styles for ambient display
- Optimized full screen gesture support (this is only for 5T)
- Updated Android security patch to 2018-02
- Supported data migration for application backup
The optimized full-screen gesture support first appeared in the previous Open Beta build for the OP5T, which landed at the end of January.
OnePlus 5T gets Android 8.1, February security patch with Open Beta 4 was written by the awesome team at Android Police.