OnePlus 3 & OnePlus 3T Android 8 aka Android O Update

We talk about OnePlus 3 Android O update and OnePlus 3T Android 8 update release date and how to update process.

OnePlus team has now the extra burden of updating their existing smartphone to the latest software build. Just like Apple previously they had only a few devices to deal but as now the lineup expands to OnePlus 5, the OnePlus 3 and 3T Android 8.0 aka Android O update is in the pipeline.

OnePlus 3T Android 8 update


Google hasn’t officially announced the Android 8.0 name. It may be named as Android Oreo or Android Oatmeal.

OnePlus 3T Android 8 Release Date

The OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will get the Android 8.0 O update (name yet to be confirmed) will get the update by December 2017. The company officially has confirmed this news that they will start working on the corresponding Oxygen OS build as soon as they receive the source code.

OnePlus 3 Android O Release Date – November/December 2017

OnePlus 5 Android O Update

Apart from OnePlus 3 & 3T, OnePlus 5 will also get the Android 8.0 update. Infact it might be the first OnePlus phone to get this newest software by Google. You can go through the list of phones expected to get the Android O update.

How to Update OnePlus Mobiles to Android 8

No matter whichever model you have, the OnePlus team will deliver the update through their Oxygen OS 5.0. The update will be rolled out through Over the Air and you will need to connect your device to available Wi-Fi or Mobile Data to download and then install the updates automatically. Through OTA update you will not require a USB cable or PC whatsoever.

You will receive the update notification on your device and will be guided through easy steps installation of the latest software build.

OnePlus 3 Android 8 Update Features

Regarding the features, Android team is yet to release a full list of features that it will carry. Once it’s out, we will list them out here.

OnePlus 3 and 3T are the best budget phones of the year. The former was the best budget phone of 2016.