We finally have the long-awaited news for OnePlus 3 and 3T owners. You finally get to taste the pie but it has been made available to users as a Community Beta build.
Beta testers have already completed their share of the work, and now OnePlus requests its community users to download the Android 9 Pie update still in its beta state. They are one step away from the final, stable Android Pie update for the devices and this intermediate stage will be used as feedback to further improve the update before a much-awaited launch.
The changelog for both models is as below,
- Updated system to Android™ 9 Pie™
- Brand new UI for Android Pie
- Updated Android security patch to 2019.4
Do Not Disturb mode
- New Do Not Disturb mode with adjustable settings
New Gaming mode 3.0
- Added text notification mode
- Added notification for 3rd party calls
- Deep integration with Google Duo
- Integrated Google Lens mode
The update brings OxygenOS 9.0 along, which means you also get new features from the OnePlus’s custom skin here. There has been an introduction to a brand new UI, coupled with do not disturb mode and enhanced gaming mode. Gaming mode 3.0 lets you enjoy your favorite titles without getting distracted by unwanted calls and messages. Phone and camera applications will also see some great advancements.
How to download
- OnePlus 3: Download | How to install (using recovery mode guide, method 1)
- OnePlus 3T: Download | How to install (using recovery mode guide, method 1)
That’s all. Enjoy beta version of the Android 9 Pie and OxygenOS 9.0. Yes, you will get a notification when the stable update is available.