Huawei might not be the first Chinese manufacturer to get Android 8.0 on Mate 10 releasing tomorrow, and Mate 9. But OnePlus becomes the first Chinese manufacturer to update its smartphone to the latest Android 8.0 Beta.
We should note that it’s a Beta version of Android 8.0, not the stable one. Furthermore, for international users, the upgrade is provided in OnePlus UI ‘Oxygen OS’ update. Currently, it’s available for only two smartphones which are:
OnePlus 3 – OxygenOS Open Beta 25
OnePlus 3T – OxygenOS Open Beta 16
OnePlus Android 8.0 Beta Update – What’s New?
With the new update, the kernel of Android will be upgraded to Android 8.0. Other features will be the picture in picture, auto fill, smart text selection, quick settings and other functions. The security patches are updated to September.