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The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T receive Android 8.1 officially


Android Oreo , both in its version 8.0 as version 8.1 , begin to distribute worldwide more and more quickly. However, Google’s operating system continues to suffer from the same problems as predecessor software versions. It is only present in 5% of the devices.

Android 8.0 is the version that best stops in the distribution, because it exceeds 4%. However yesterday we would see how Android 8.1 is barely present at 0.5% of the mobiles available in the market. The fragmentation of Android is again a real drag on Google and mobile manufacturers.

Although the combined market share of the two versions of Airing It has more than quadrupled since the beginning of February, the latest version of the operating system is barely present in a couple of Nokia models and Google Pixels. Now OnePlus Help increase this fee.

The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T receive Android 8.1 officially

Android 8.1 for the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T

Not many phones have received the 8.1 update of Android and the phones that have this version of Android or are from Google itself or have gone directly on sale with the software installed, as is the case with the latest Huawei P20.

The beta of Android 8.1 for OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T that began at the beginning of the year is now relegated to oblivion, giving way to Android 8.1 for both phones officially. This time, and unlike previous occasions, both Chinese phones receive the update at the same time, since the release of the final version of the software is done simultaneously.

As always, it is recommended to wait a few days for the stage update to be extended, so do not worry if you see that today you do not receive the update file of Android 8.1 for the OnePlus 5 or the OnePlus 5T , it is likely that before the end of the week you are receiving the update message via OTA on your smartphone.

In addition to the classic bug fixes, according to OnePlus the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T receive, thanks to Android 8.1 , new hamburger emojis, new security patches, changes to the OxygenOs launcher and full screen gesture support, the last of which only reaches the OnePlus 5T . To this we must add the improvements in the notification of notifications or in the management of the RAM memory added by Google’s own software.