OnePlus five and 5T house owners may have woken as much as a brand new Open Beta for his or her telephones this morning, which is the second one this month. As you’ll have learn within the name, this replace is smaller in nature, nevertheless it eliminates the arguable Clipboard app and addresses a couple of different issues.

This is the changelog:


  • Added pick-up gesture switcher
  • Added SMS categorised serve as in India
  • Got rid of telephone known serve as in India


  • Supported full-screen gesture
  • Got rid of Clipboard serve as
  • Normal trojan horse fixes and enhancements
  • Implemented CPU safety patch: CVE-2017-13218

The heated subject here’s, after all, the Clipboard app. I assumed it used to be a neat concept, the place a little bit window would pop up whilst you copied one thing. For hyperlinks, it could be offering to open them in a browser, phrases or words would instructed a seek/glance up recommendation, and the whole thing may well be shared by means of the intents menu. I began to get frustrated with it as a result of, since this is a separate app, it could insert itself between my two most up-to-date programs, obviating Android’s identical of Alt+Tab. I’m really not unhappy to look it move, however a minimum of OnePlus attempted one thing other.

The opposite attention-grabbing factor is the inclusion of the CPU patch CVE-2017-13218. If you are within the safety side, you’ll learn extra concerning the patch, and the vulnerability it addresses, right here.

Each Open Betas are to be had for handbook obtain over on OnePlus’ website online. Simply head over to the suitable supply hyperlink under.