OnePlus is currently seeding the stable OxygenOS 9.0.5 for OnePlus 5T in various regions. With this update, the company is pushing the April 2019 security patch for the device. It is based on Android Pie. However, this software is only available for OnePlus 5T and not the OnePlus 5. Maybe soon it will roll for the latter. Coming to the latest upgrade, along with security level-up it also improves the stability of Phone App.
Other tweaks include bug fixes in the Parallel App. Download issues with parallel WhatsApp should be fixed with the new update. The third-party app video call issues are resolved with the latest OxygenOS 9.0.5 for OnePlus 5T. Recently, the same OxygenOS 9.0.5 also rolled out for OnePlus 6.
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Downloading the OxygenOS 9.0.5 OTA
You can download and update to OxygenOS 9.05 for OnePlus 5T is to wait for the over-the-air update. It should roll on its own from the server side. However, sometimes due to unforeseen conditions OTAs don’t show up in time. So, in that case, you can download them manually.
- Go to phone App drawer> Settings –> System
- Tap on System Updates > Tap on Check for Updates
- If OxygenOS 9.0.5 the update shows up, then download it.
Connect to Wi-Fi to download the OTA. Make sure to charge the battery of your devices up to 50% or more before installing the new software. If the airborne update is delaying to show up, You can also manually download and install the firmware packing OxygenOS 9.0.5. Follow up with the download link below and the installation guide.
Download OxygenOS 9.0.5 for OnePlus 5T [ROM Zip File]
Here is the download link for the ROM file.
How To Manually Install OxygenOS Firmware on OnePlus 5T..?
You can use two methods to install the latest OxygenOS 9.05 for OnePlus 5T. The first process is the local upgrade method. In this, you have to copy the ROM file to your device storage. Then enter your phone into recovery mode and flash the ROM zip file. The second method is to use ADB Sideloading the ROM file.
Before flashing the ROM, you have to follow important guidelines which we have put up below.
- These ROM files are exclusively for OnePlus 5T. Don’t use it on other OnePlus devices.
- Make sure that you have the latest USB drivers installed.
- Completely charge the battery of your device to avoid interruption during the update process.
- Download the ADB Fastboot tools. (Required for ADB sideloading)
- Take a full backup of your phone and then proceed to perform the updates.
- GetDroidTips will not responsible for any damage to your device while/after flashing this update.
Install OnePlus 5T OxygenOS 9.0.5 [via Local Upgrade]
Step-1 Download the OTA zip file and move it to the internal storage on your OnePlus 5T.
Step-2 Now go to Settings App > System Updates > click on Settings icon > Local Upgrade
Step-3 Select the firmware file.
Step-4 Now you will see a screen that will prompt you to upgrade your phone, Click Upgrade Now.
Step-5 Your device will reboot and flash the OTA file via Stock Recovery.
Step-6 After it boots up, switch off the phone > hold the Volume Down + Power button to enter recovery mode.
Step-7 Go to Wipe data and cache and select Erase everything.
ADB Sideloading the ROM Zip
Alternatively, you can flash the latest OxygenOS 9.0.5 on OnePlus 5T by ADB Sideloading the ROM zip file. Follow the link given below for the complete guide.Install Latest OxygenOS 9.0.5 on OnePlus 5T [ADB Sideloading]
So, that’s about it guys. Get the new update on your OxygenOS 9.0.5 on OnePlus 5T and upgrade the security patch. Also, OnePlus 5 users.! keep your eyes out for the update as it may roll out soon.