OnePlus announced its new OxygenOS 13 recently. This OS seems more based on Oppo’s ColorOS. While the OS is supposed to be faster, smoother, and refreshed. It’s expected to be rollout for its previous flagships down the line to the OnePlus 8 and some Nord Devices. Moreover, Closed Beta Test programs are also being conducted by the company to make the OS more stable and bug-free.
OxygenOS 13 Open Beta 1 Download For OnePlus 10 Pro
The OxygenOS 13 first beta build is out. This open beta built is exclusively available only for OnePlus 10 Pro devices currently. If you are a OnePlus 10 Pro user and interested in testing the beta build of OxygenOS 13, then please follow the instructions below.
Firstly it needs to be ensured the device charging should be at least 30% and 4GB space is available for storage. Secondly, the device must be running on the latest build A.15 of the OxygenOS 12. Furthermore, for the global model, it is suggested to download the local update APK separately. Otherwise, it won’t be possible to sideload the release.
In case, you would like to roll back to the stable release. Region-specific rollback package is provided below. But before initiating a rollback, you must ensure to back up all your data. As the process will wipe out all the data available in the device.
- Upgrades to Quantum Animation Engine 4.0, with a new behavior recognition feature, which recognizes complex gestures and provides optimized interactions.
- Applies real-world physical motions to animations to make them look more natural and intuitive.
- Optimizes fonts for better readability.
- Enriches and optimizes illustrations for features by incorporating multicultural and inclusive elements.
- Adds large folders to the Home screen. You can now open an app in an enlarged folder with just one tap and turn pages in the folder with a swipe.
- Adds media playback control, and optimizes the Quick Settings experience.
- Adds more markup tools for screenshot editing.
- Optimizes Shelf. Swiping down on the Home screen will bring up the Shelf by default.
- Seamless interconnection
- Optimizes earphone connectivity to deliver a more seamless experience.
- Optimizes Bitmoji to offer more Always-On Display animations.
- Optimizes Insight Always-On Display, with more personalized Always-On Display settings available.
- Optimizes Canvas Always-On Display, with more drawing tools and line colors available.
- Security & Privacy
- Adds an automatic pixelation feature for chat screenshots. The system can identify and automatically pixelate profile pictures and display names in a chat screenshot to protect your privacy.
- Adds regular clearing of clipboard data for privacy protection.
- Optimizes Private Safe. The Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) is used to encrypt all files for enhanced security of private files.
- Health & Digital wellbeing
- Adds Kid Space, providing screen time limit, ambient light reminders, and Eye-protecting display features.
- Performance optimization
- Optimizes Dolby Sound effects with enhanced spatial sound field perception and more accurate sound sourcing.
- Gaming experience
- Upgrades to HyperBoost GPA 4.0 to stabilize the frame rate and balance the performance and power consumption in key scenarios.
OxygenOS 13 Closed Beta Test
Moreover to this, the Closed Beta Test program is launched for OnePlus 10 Pro Indian users. Along with that, the Closed Beta Test program is also going on for OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro Indian users.
In fact, OnePlus 9/9 Pro users can still apply for the Closed Beta Test program. Applications are being accepted here. Similarly, it was announced for the OnePlus 10 Pro too. But due to limited seats of only 200 testers, the application for this has been already closed. The same can be seen here.
OxygenOS 13 Supported Devices
As per the company announcement. Users with below OnePlus devices will be able to experience the stable OxygenOS 13 soon in near future.
- OnePlus 10 Pro
- OnePlus 9 Pro
- OnePlus 9
- OnePlus 8T
- OnePlus 8
- OnePlus 8 Pro
- OnePlus 10T
- OnePlus 10R
- OnePlus 9R
- OnePlus 9RT
- OnePlus Nord 2
- OnePlus Nord 2T
- OnePlus Nord CE 2
- OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite
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