Google has announced the next version of Android which is being called as Android 10. Google has yesterday released the Android 10 stable release and now OnePlus has released first Android 10 based OxygenOS Open Beta for OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro.

OnePlus 7 Pro

The Open beta for OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro can be downloaded from OnePlus forum. After downloading the Local update file, you will need to update the software. This update for Android 10 will not erase the data but taking a backup is suggested.

Before proceeding to update your OnePlus 7/7Pro to Android 10 based Oxygen OS Open Beta, make sure your device is 30% charged and has atleast 3GB of free storage.

Changelog in Android 10 based Oxygen OS:

  • System
    • Upgraded to Android 10
    • Brand new UI design
    • Enhanced location permissions for privacy
    • New customization feature in the Settings allowing you to choose icon shapes to be displayed in the Quick Settings
  • Full Screen Gestures
    • Added inward swipes from the left or right edge of the screen to go back
    • Added a bottom navigation bar to allow switching left or right for recent apps
  • Game Space
    • New Game Space feature now joins all your favorite games in one place for easier access and better gaming experience
  • Smart display
    • Supported intelligent info based on specific times, locations and events for Ambient Display (Settings – Display – Ambient Display – Smart Display)
  • Message
    • Now possible to block spam by keywords for Message (Messages – Spam – Settings -Blocking settings)

Known Issues

  • Application compatibility issues
  • Low probability of system lag and stability issues