[Open Beta 8 released] OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T, & 7T Pro Open Beta 17 & Open Beta 7 updates bring August security patch, bug fixes & more

This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom…..

Original story (published on August 07, 2020) follows:

OnePlus is known for its incredible devices as the OEM does not compromise on the specs. With the release of OnePlus Nord, the company is once again offering a mid-range device with some really amazing specs.

OnePlus is also among those OEMs that are known for delivering timely updates. The OEM’s 2019 flagship devices i.e. OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, and OnePlus 7T Pro received the OxygenOS 10.3.4 update quite recently.

Now, those who are on the Open Beta channel can grab the OxygenOS Open Beta 7 and Open Beta 17 updates for their OnePlus 7T/7T Pro and OnePlus 7/7 Pro respectively. While the OEM has not provided any information about these updates, users have already taken the info to the OnePlus community.

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The updates bring along the updated August security patch and system optimizations like contact based message categorization, long screenshot, and more. While the OnePlus 7/7 Pro Open Beta 17 weighs over 2GB in size, the OnePlus 7T/7T Pro get a relatively smaller 141MB Open Beta 7 update.

It must be noted that these devices also received the OxygenOS Open Beta 6 and Open Beta 16 updates back in July. It seems that OnePlus is always looking forward to enhance the user experience as the features that these betas bring eventually make it to stable releases.


Moreover, the OEM is planning something big with the upcoming Android 11 (OxygenOS 11) update and many OnePlus devices are expected to get it. You can check out the list of devices from OnePlus that are eligible for the Android 11 (OxygenOS 11) update by heading over here.

Meanwhile, if you are on the OxygenOS Open Beta channel and have not yet updated your OnePlus 7/7 Pro or OnePlus 7T/7T Pro then go ahead and do so. Also, be sure to let us know more about these updates by dropping a comment below.

Update 1 (September 17)

IST 06:16 pm: OnePlus has released the Open Beta 8 update for the OnePlus 7T the update size is 175 MB for those who have the Open Beta 7 installed. We’ve added a screenshot shared by a user on Reddit below:


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