OnePlus 5 and 5T twins started getting latest monthly patch from OnePlus. The new update ‘Oxygen OS 5.1.5 update’ has been released to fix the security issues in the previous firmware by upgrading the security patch to latest one dated as August 01, 2018. Not only this but the users can confirm the phone unlocks using the PIN without tapping the check button. Just read more to see the change log in details and download OxygenOS 5.1.5 August 2018 Patch for OnePlus 5/5T.
OxygenOS 5.1.5 for OnePlus 5/5T
Here is the official change log from the company
- Updated Android security patch to 2018.8
- Confirm PIN without tapping √ to unlock the phone (Settings -> Security & lock screen -> Screen lock -> PIN)
Apart from August security patch, OnePlus has also kept a little surprise for the owners of OnePlus 5 and 5T. The update also brings Project Treble support for both device, although this feature was previously available via open beta 13/11 update now it is available via Stable OxygenOS update. Project Treble support means that both handsets will receive faster updates over their predecessors
How to download and install OxygenOS 5.1.5 August 2018 Patch on OnePlus 5/5T
Download and install the Oxygen updater app from Google Play.
Install any VPN and set the location to Germany.
Now open the Oxygen updater app and let it search for OxygenOS 5.1.5 update if available.
If it say update available just download and install it else grab the complete zip file from the link below and install it manually.
Download OxygenOS 5.1.5 for OnePlus 5/5T
Download the OxygenOS 5.1.5 full zip for OnePlus 5. Download
Download the OxygenOS 5.1.5 full zip for OnePlus 5T. Download
Connect your phone to PC and move the file on the storage of device.
Now head to stock recovery in the phone and flash the above moved file from there.
That’s it! If you need any help drop your comment below.