For those that own the new OnePlus phone, it’s a good idea to know how to enable Developer Options on OnePlus 5. Developer Options is an advanced setting that allows you to control hidden settings that give you more advanced customization of your One Plus 5.
From the OnePlus 5 Developer Mode you can enable USB debugging, settings changes and other features that are hidden to the standard user. It’s very simple to turn on Developer Mode on OnePlus 5 and we’ll explain how you can do this below.
How to Enable Developer Options on OnePlus 5
You need to first turn on your phone and open the Settings page. Browse and select on “About device” and tap on “build number.” Then tap on that a few times until you see a prompt and tap several more times. Next go back to the main Settings page and look for the new option above where it says “About device” that says Developer Options. Now all you need to do is tap on Developer Options and go to the OnePlus 5 Developer Mode that is hidden to most users.
Once you’ve enabled Developer Options on OnePlus 5, you can see the settings that are available for the more advanced user. A great thing about this is that you can do things that the standard One Plus 5 user can’t do. One example of this is the animation scale that is set to 1x by default. You can lower these settings to 0.5x and improve the overall speed of the phone.
Should I Enable Developer Options?
The final decision on if you should turn on Developer Options on OnePlus 5 is up to you. It’s important to note that no real damage can be done to the phone from these settings. OnePlus 5 Developer Mode allows you to see hidden features that allow you to make more customization to you phone.