OnePlus brought in OnePlus 6 and 6T which were one of the hyped devices of 2018. OnePlus phones are always known to pack maximum specs and come in an affordable price range.

To recall, both the devices were identical for instance OnePlus 6 came with 6.28-inch display, a 3,300 mAh battery, 6/8 GB of RAM, Snapdragon 845, up to 256 GB of onboard storage, dual (16+20 MP) camera setup at the back and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.

OnePlus 6

Whereas, the OnePlus 6T was different from the OnePlus 6 in some departments like it packed in a slightly large 3,700 mAh battery, 6.41-inch display and spotted an under-display optical fingerprint scanner.

OnePlus 6T

Cut to now, in a recent development, OnePlus has pushed in the Android 10 Open Beta 2 for both the OnePlus 6/6T. 

We have reported a few days back that due to some bugs, the stable Android 10 update for both the devices will be delayed. And at the moment, the picture also seems likely to the report.

But, another report came in where according to a staff member of the OnePlus community, a new batch of testing was going on for Android 10 build ahead of its stable release for both the devices.


Now coming to the latest Open Beta 2 for the OnePlus 6/6T, it weighs in around 99 MB in size for the OTA update and does bring in quite a few improvements and fixes for the system, camera and WiFi and internet stability.

Below is the official changelog along with the screenshot of the same:

– Fixed the fingerprint identification issue
– Fixed the animation lag for the fingerprint unlock
– Fixed the automatic Freeze and Reboot issues
– Improved system stability and fixed other known issues

– Improved the performance and General bug fixes

WiFi & internet
– Fixed the 5Ghz WiFi connection


Besides, according to one user, the device passed in the SafetyNet test with the Open Beta firmware. This also indicates that that stable Android 10 for either of the device is not far. However, there is no official announcement yet, made by OnePlus.


Moreover, taking a closer look at the update, it reveals that the changelog for this new update is the same as HydrogenOS (Chinese UI for OnePlus devices) latest beta released last week in China.

Check out the images below shared by one of the users after the installation of the update:

op2-oneplus6t6 op2-oneplus6t6-2

Keep in mind the update is being pushed via OTA in batches and will take some time in hitting all the units. However. you can manually upgrade your OnePlus 6/6T to the latest Open Beta 2 by downloading the update package file from the below section:

Download links

  • Device: OnePlus 6
  • Version: Open Beta 2
  • Android: 10
    • Type: Recovery
      • Download: Link
      • MD5: e0b2d0ab301862ef44482c65ec52689b
  • Device: OnePlus 6T
  • Version: Open Beta 2
  • Android: 10
    • Type: Recovery
      • Download: Link
      • MD5: 5c9fd4746542eb804c5dc4b3d24e9ebe

Note: You can check out our dedicated OnePlus section to read more similar stories.

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