Leaving behind the old generation smartphones is not the way the OnePlus company operates. If you have a OnePlus 3/3T then, this piece of news will make you excited as OnePlus has started rolling out the OxygenOS 9.0.5 update for the OnePlus 3/3t devices. This update brings along the latest August 2019 security patch. The OnePlus 3/3T is decently old devices and are succeeded by three generations of the OnePlus devices, the latest being the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro.
Moreover, the company has been constant in terms of rolling out updates for all of its devices and the Android 9 Pie was rolled out in the month of May this year. However, with this update, you will not see any major changes apart from the latest security update. You can check out the official changelog of this update below;
- Updated Android security patch to 2019.8
- General bug fixes and improvements
As it is an incremental update, the rollout will be staged. So, it will take a while to reach your devices. Moreover, you will receive an update notification and the update is rolled out as OTA. Also, note that this update rollout is not specific to any region and will be rolled out to all the OnePlus 3/3T devices out there in the market. However, the Android Q update seems highly unlikely for the OnePlus 3/3T as it has already crossed the update cycle of the OnePlus company. But, there will no stopping the developers to create custom ROMs, mods based on the Android Q for the OnePlus 3/3T.
Source: OnePlus Forums