OnePlus has decided to recruit 250 people into its Closed Beta Programme to test its upcoming software. Closed Beta Programme, users will get OxygenOS updates for the recently launched smartphones OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro.
An executive on the official Forum of the company stated “Closed Beta Programme is an opportunity for us to listen to your feedback and refine or revise our product strategy based on that. It also helps us to find major bugs at an early stage and release more stable Open Beta and MP (official) builds.”
The company has started accepting applications from the users of its 7 series smartphones to be a part of its Close Beta Programme. The users will get the opportunity to test the upcoming software updates for OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro. The company will be recruiting 250 users those will share their feedback that will help the company to improve and review the new software. This will also help to find major bugs at an early stage and enables them to improve the product.
The company explained that currently, it handles three separate streams of builds that run simultaneously. These are Closed Beta, Open Beta, and the MP (official) builds. A closed beta group is a closed group that is handled by the OnePlus elite staff members. “This group needs absolute secrecy, as testers will often get builds and features weeks or even months before they are released to the public.”
For this programme the selected 250 applicants will be required to sign an NDA (Non-Disclosure Agreement) with OnePlus to be part of this program. The participants are required to share their feedback with the OnePlus community members for better development of the OxygenOS. The applicants need to have some experience with flashing and associated things because they may often require to clean the phone that will ultimately cause loss of data. As said, OnePlus is accepting 250 applications globally for the Closed Beta Programme.
In order to be eligible, the chosen applicants will need to meet certain requirements below:
- Use a OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro to test the new OxygenOS
- Be an active OnePlus Community member
- Furthermore, be willing to constantly communicate and provide feedback to the OnePlus team on Slack
If you are excited to join this programme and you meet all the requirements then all you have to do is visit the SurveyMonkey to apply for the Closed Beta Programme.
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