A farewell letter leaves users of OnePlus 5 e 5T a bit with a bitter taste in the mouth. Letter that was written on the official forum and that we report below for convenience. This morning it was announced that the two devices mentioned above they will no longer have any updates and therefore they will stop at Android 10. It was predictably considered what has been said for the 7 series smartphones some time ago. But having official status is quite another thing. Let's go see the details of the sad news.
For OnePlus 5 and 5T the train of updates will no longer arrive: official support is over and with it goes the "hope" of Android 11
The day has come. OnePlus has today announced on his forum that the OxygenOS 10.0.1 is the latest build released for devices OnePlus 5 e OnePlus 5T. With the exception of the Nord N10 and Nord N100 devices, every smartphone from the company can enjoy two years of Android updates plus an additional year of security updates. Here is the "farewell" letter from the moderators.
as you may know, with the release of OxygenOS 10.0.1, we have officially fulfilled our lifecycle maintenance promise for the OnePlus 5 and 5T.advertisement
It has been a truly memorable journey and we would like to extend our sincere gratitude to all of you for the tremendous support along the way.
Over the past three years we have come a long way together hand in hand. For the beta program, we have released over 60 closed builds and over 30 open builds. Here we would like to thank all our beta testers who have actively shared feedback and opinions, reported bugs and helping us to better optimize OxygenOS…
Nothing was possible without you, never settleFrom the official forum
Recall that the two smartphones were released in 2017, which is three years and something ago. With this post it says goodbye to the possibility of having Android 11 (official) on these two smartphones. However, hope is not lost as the modding. We are sure that in the next few days there will be some interesting alternatives for this smartphone with a "hard skin".