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Kernel sources and Android Q beta now available for the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro (Latest version)


On his forums, OnePlus announced today that the core resources for the OnePlus 7 Pro is now available on GitHub. The core resources for the regular OnePlus will be updated soon.

Having the core resources available means developers can start with custom kernels for the latest OnePlus phones. It also means that developers can start working on custom AOSP-based ROMs such as LineageOS and Pixel Experience for the devices.

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OnePlus also announced that Android Q beta is now available for the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro here and here, respectively. The steps for installing the beta are the same as for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. Make sure that look at our guide on how to install the Android Q beta on non-Pixel phones.

According to OnePlus, there are seven known issues listed below:

  1. Ambient Display does not work.
  2. System stability problems.
  3. Cannot send SMS when LIST is on.
  4. Navigation gesture does not work.
  5. Recovery mode does not work.
  6. Some programs may not work as expected.
  7. Issue with MTP that doesn't allow you to copy rollback from computer to call.

To install the update, your phone must have at least 3 GB of storage and a battery level above 30 percent. OnePlus also notes that you are at risk of bumping your phone, but you should be good if you follow the steps.

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