OnePlus phones will get Android 8.1 Oreo Project no Treble

Good news for owners of the OnePlus 3, 3T OnePlus, OnePlus OnePlus 5 and 5T. Each of these devices will go to Android 8.1 Oreo. However, an update will happen soon. While the newest platform available only in the form of a test Assembly for a Pixel, 6P Nexus and Nexus 5X.

Also there is a bad time. It turned out that the phone OnePlus will get a limited version of Android 8.1 Oreo. Platform will lose the function of the Treble Project. The latter separates the framework from the Android system created by the developers of the device. This allows us to update the OS often.

Alas, fans of the OnePlus acceleration is not threatened. The company is silent about the reasons of refusal from Project Treble. Otherwise, users will find the usual Android 8.1 Oreo. The firmware adds a mode “picture in picture”, dynamic icons, auto-fill credentials and more.

The most relevant device manufacturer OnePlus is 5T. The model was released a few days ago. The product is equipped with a 6-inch frameless screen and the flagship Snapdragon processor 835. The gadget operates under the control of the Oxygen OS (based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat).