OnePlus 5 Gets Face Unlock with OxygenOS Beta Update


The Face Unlock in now available in the third beta for the OP5 and is expected to contain some bugs. When the Android Oreo update for the OnePlus 3 and 3T rolled out, this app was replaced by one called "FactoryMode" - but at the moment it's triggering a warning from Google Play Protect.

Oxygen OS Open Beta 1 will update the phone to Android Oreo, give you some unique, new OnePlus features and add December's security patch from the company. The 5T will also benefit from standard Oreo newbies such as PiP mode, smart text selection and new autofill settings. The launcher also has a few tweaks, including the merger of app shortcuts and icon options as well as the option of uploading brag-worthy photos to Shot on OnePlus.

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One of the more interesting controversies in the smartphone industry a year ago was the decision by OnePlus to launch an updated version of the OnePlus 5 just six months after its initial release. OnePlus has announced this via its official forums, and it's the first taste of Android 8.0 Oreo that the OnePlus 5T users are able to get. Now, in the latest beta update for the OnePlus 5, Face Unlock has finally been made available. The Face Unlock on OnePlus 5T is fast and accurate. Most of the OnePlus 5 users were unhappy with this decision. now by bringing the Face Unlock feature to OnePlus 5, the company can offer some relief to disappointed customers. Google Play Protect Warns OnePlus 3/3T users to uninstall FactoryMode. The search giant, in the alert card on the smartphone's screen shows "This app contains code that attempts to bypass Android's security protections".