OnePlus’ 2016 flagship devices, the 3 and 3T, are getting the latest Android update all because of the Open Beta program.

Following is the update changelog:

System

  • Update to Android O (8.0)
  • Added Picture in Picture
  • Added Auto-fill
  • Added Smart text selection
  • New Quick Settings design
  • Updated security patch to September

Launcher

  • Added notification dots
  • Now able to upload photos directly to Shot on OnePlus

Known issues of the first Android O Beta

  • Fingerprint unlock may be a bit slow in some situations
  • Shortcut to access Google Photos is unavailable
  • Stability of NFC and Bluetooth need to be improved
  • Performance and compatibility of 3rd party apps will be optimized continuously
  • Complete device tree will be released after a week

The OnePlus Music app has been removed from this build.

It brings updates like picture-in-picture, auto-fill, and smart text selection. The stock launcher also features notification dots now. However, with this being a beta build, there are some things to watch out for.

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