OnePlus is really popular now, which often called as flagship killer. The manufacturer has announced an Android P update for two years old OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. On its official forum, they have mentioned that instead of working on Android 8.1 or Oreo update they will be working on the Android P. This decision was taken after the majority of OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T users are requesting the direct Android P update of their devices.
This is definitely a great news for the same device users and they will get now Android P much early. The Oneplus OEM team now will focus on Android P update by skipping the Android Oreo update. So, basically, OnePlus skipping Oreo for OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T, it is not that bad new by the way for these device owners.
Android P update for OnePlus 3 and 3T
Last week OnePlus OEM team has released Oxygen OS 5.0.4, which brings latest Android Security Patch. This update was for the worldwide users and was OTA update. This OxygenOS also brings an improvement over the camera. They have stated that they will be skipping the next update or Android Oreo.
OnePlus cited in its forum,
“Including our camera improvements and the latest Android security patch, the OxygenOS 5.0.4 update for OnePlus 3 and 3T was released worldwide last week. Since it was launched, we’ve been listening to questions asking about our next major update for the OnePlus 3 and 3T. After internal discussions and evaluation, we have decided to focus our development resources on the Android P project instead of upgrading the device to Android 8.1, so that we can offer more exciting features and improvements for our OnePlus 3 and 3T users,”
For OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T users, this is something a good news. Or if you still thinking to buy any of these devices then you shouldn’t worry about Android 9.0 version.
Furthermore, OnePlus informed that they have been working together alongside Google for the Android P beta program. Google has added more devices for Google Android P beta program and OnePlus devices are featured in the list.
These two years old for Android devices from OnePlus 3 & 3T will be getting Android P update very soon. Google already released the final beta version of Android P version, now it may come officially after Google upcoming Pixel devices. Not just these Two Android devices from OnePlus, but also other newer devices from OnePlus.
OnePlus Devices To Receive Android P
Here are the OnePlus devices, which will receive the latest Android 9.0 or Android P.
- OnePlus 3
- OnePlus 3T
- OnePlus 5
- OnePlus 5T
- OnePlus 6
- OnePlus 6T
These are the OnePlus devices which will receive Android P in next. If you have any of these devices then you will get the latest Android P update very soon. Let us know, it this right decision by OnePlus skipping Android Oreo and coming with Android P update; comment in below in the comment section.