Install OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5 / 5T – May Security Update

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Follow the given guide to download OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5 / 5T, May Security update. OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 9.0.6 update for the OnePlus 5/5T a few days ago, that comes with May 2019 security patch. OnePlus has become quite a popular smartphone brand and has gained popularity in markets such as India, UK, etc. One of the main reasons that attract people buying OnePlus phones is the OxygenOS. The OxygenOS offers experience like Stock Android including various added useful features, and gets updated often.

Both of the budget smartphones, OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T are getting updated to OxygenOS 9.0.6 firmware. As we have mentioned that this firmware update brings security patch — May 2019 but also integrated improvements for Bluetooth. This is an official update and you can only install it using built-in OxygenOS updater or stock recovery. So if you have not yet received OxygenOS 9.0.6 directly on your phone then follow the given guide to manually download and install OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5 / 5T.

OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5/5T

OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T are getting software updates from OnePlus, so the company is showing strong software commitment. It also encourages current users to keep running OnePlus 5 / 5T as their daily runner. Being an OnePlus 5/5T owner, you will be glad to know that an amazing new feature that has been added with OxygenOS 9.0.6 is support for Quick Pairing with Bullets Wireless 2. This feature help you to purchase the new Wireless 2 earphones and use new Quick Pairing functionality to easily connect to them. Go ahead and follow the given guide to install OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5/5T.

OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5 / 5T – Details

Here is the detailed technical change-log for OxygenOS 9.0.6:

System

  • Updated Android security patch to 2019.5
  • General bug fixes and system improvement

Bluetooth

  • Supported Quick Pairing of Bullets Wireless 2
  • Fixed issue with automatic answering failing while connected to Bluetooth Headset

Download OxygenOS OxygenOS 9.0.6 Firmware for OnePlus 5 / 5T:

If you have OnePlus 5/5T then you can directly check with the built-in OTA system to get new firmware. But if your phone is rooted, or not running on stock firmware then update using the complete ZIP packages linked ahead.

How To Update OnePlus 5/5T to OxygenOS 9.0.6:

You may already know that the OTA updates are rolling out in a phase wise manner. You can first check for an update before updating it manually. To check for an update, go to “Settings > About phone > Software updates”. If it shows an update is available, you can click install. Or simply follow the given steps:

Step 1:- First, download the firmware update file for your PC from the given links.

Step 2:- Install the correct USB drivers.

Step 3:- Connect your phone using its USB data cable.

Step 4:- Move the download firmware file to your phone.

Step 5:- Now go to Settings > About phone > Software updates, and click on the settings icon.

Step 6:- Click on Local upgrade, and browse and locate the downloaded update file.

Your device will now reboot and update the software successfully.

Done, you have successfully installed the latest OxygenOS 9.0.6 for OnePlus 5/5T.

Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issues or queries while updating your phone.

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About the Author: Aamir Jamal

An Android Geek and audiophile who love to read and write reviews/tutorials about gadgets and new tech stuff. He has written 1007 guides and other posts.

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