OnePlus has started rolling out the OxygenOS 12 Stable update for the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T series devices. These include the OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 7 Pro, and OnePlus 7T Pro. The OxygenOS 12 brings with it an Android version upgrade as well, that is Android 12. To recall, all four OnePlus devices were launched in 2019 and are receiving their last Android version updates.
As per a report by XDA, the OnePlus 7 and the OnePlus 7 Pro are receiving firmware updates with version H.28. Whereas, the update for the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro comes with firmware version F.16 Let us take a closer look at the features that the Android 12 update brings to the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T series devices.
OnePlus 7 Series and OnePlus 7T Series OxygenOS 12 Update: Changelogs and Features
The latest update for the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T series devices brings with it several new features including a new smart battery engine, adjustable level for dark mode, Canvas AOD, and Work-Life balance 2.0. Take a look at the official changelogs below,
- Newly added Smart Battery Engine, a feature that prolongs your battery life based on smart algorithms and biomimetic self-restoration technology
- Redesigns app icons using new materials to give more depth and a greater sense of space and texture to the icons
- Revamps the page layout based on the principle of reducing visual noise and optimizes the presentation of text and color to make key information stand out
- Optimized desktop icons with improved textures, by using a design inspired by brand-new materials and uniting lights and layers
- Optimized spam block rules: Adds a rule for blocking MMS messages
- Newly added the HyperBoost end-to-end frame rate stabilizer
- Newly added Voice effect preview to allow you to record your voice effect or check your voice effect in real time
- Dark mode now supports three adjustable levels, bringing a more personalized and comfortable user experience
- New additional style options for Cards, making data contents more visual and easier to read
- Newly added access to OnePlus Scout in Shelf, allowing you to search multiple contents on your phone, including Apps, Settings, Media Data, etc
Work Life Balance
- Work Life Balance feature is now available to all users, allowing you to effortlessly switch between Work and Life mode via quick settings
- WLB 2.0 now supports automatic Work/Life mode switching, based on specific locations, Wi-Fi network, and time, also bringing customized App notification profiles according to the personalization
- Gallery now allows you to switch between different layouts with a two-finger pinch gesture, intelligently recognizing the best-quality pictures, and cropping the thumbnail based on the content, making the gallery layout more pleasing
- Canvas AOD brings you new diverse styles of lines and colors, for a more personalized lock screen experience with inspiring visuals
- Newly added multiple brushes and strokes and support for color adjustment
- Optimized software algorithm and improved face recognition to better identify the features and skin color of different figures
- Optimized categorization of functions by grouping them into vision, hearing, interactive actions, and general
- TalkBack supports more system apps including Photos, Phone, Mail, and Calendar
The OxygenOS 12 Stable builds for the OnePlus 7, 7 Pro, 7T, and 7T Pro are rolling out for Indian users and in the first batch, OnePlus is reportedly rolling it out to the users who opted for the Open Beta program. However, we can expect the brand to begin a broader rollout in the coming weeks.
Do you use any of the above-mentioned OnePlus devices? If yes, have you received the Android 12 stable update on your unit? Do let us know in the comments section below.