Download Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 For OnePlus 3T (7.1.1 Nougat)
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Download Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 For OnePlus 3T (7.1.1 Nougat)

OnePlus’s latest addition to their portfolio, the OnePlus 3T, is ready to receive a new update, which will allow users to enjoy all the new features brought by Google’s latest operating system, Android 7.1.1 Nougat. We’re talking about the Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 for OnePlus 3T, which is currently rolling out over the air.

As you probably know, this is a phase-wise roll out, so it should take a while until everybody will receive it. On the other side, you also have the option to install it manually, via ADB side-load. The process is relatively simple and you can do it by simply following the instructions in the guide below.

 

New Features & Improvements

 

Here is a detailed list with all the new additions brought by the update:

  • A new launcher, which includes support for shortcuts
  • A new and redesigned app drawer
  • A new design of the UI, for launcher settings
  • A new status bar icon option, displaying real time network speed
  • Notification De-noising
  • DND Mode for Games
  • Automatic Night Mode
  • Secure Box for encrypting files
  • The touch latency was optimized
  • The Electronic Image Stabilization for videos was optimized.
  • The contacts management feature was improved
  • The quick pay option is now available in India as well
  • General improvements and bug fixes

 

Important advice

 

Please consider the following aspects, in order to avoid any issues during the installation:

  • This method is solely for the OnePlus 3T. Don’t try it on other variants or other phones, since it won’t work properly.
  • The update will erase the data on your phone, so it’s highly recommended to take a full backup of everything you have, before starting.
  • Check your battery level. It should be around 50-60% before starting, so you can avoid an accidental shutdown, in-between process.
  • Follow the steps presented below carefully, making sure you don’t skip any of them, which could lead to bricking the device.

 

Download Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 For OnePlus 3T

 

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Install Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 on OnePlus 3T

 

Step 1: Open the Settings menu and go to About, then search for the Build Number. Tap on it seven times, which will enable Developer Options.

Step 2: Now that you’re in the Developer Options sub-menu, look for the USB Debugging option and enable it.

Step 3: Download ADB and fastboot driver Here – Download, and save it on your PC, then install it.

Step 4: Download the Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 for OnePlus 3T file from above section, then copy and paste it in the same folder where you have the ADB driver.

Step 5: Turn off the phone, then power it back on into Recovery Mode.

Step 6: After entering Recovery Mode, pick the Install from USB option.

Step 7: Connect the phone to a laptop or desktop.

Step 8: Now, open the ADB folder and press, at the same time, Shift and Right click, to open a command window.

Step 9: It’s time to check your connection, so type adb devices in the same folder. If your phone appears as listed, you can start the updating process.

Step 10: Flash Oxygen OS Open Beta 4 for OnePlus 3T by typing adb sideload File Name.zip. The process should take around 10 minutes.

Step 11: Reboot the phone.

And this is everything you need to do! You have successfully installed OxygenOS Open Beta 4 on your OnePlus 3T. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us, through the comments section below.

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