OnePlus, a Chinese smartphone manufacturer, has just released the OxygenOS 13 update for some of its devices. This update brings new features and improvements to its users.
However, not all devices will receive the latest version of OxygenOS. In this article, we will explain which devices will not be getting the update and why.
OnePlus was founded in 2013 by Pete Lau and Carl Pei and has since become a popular brand for its stylish designs and high-end phone configurations.
These OnePlus Devices Won’t Get The Latest OxygenOS 13 Update
Recently, Android 13 has been creating a lot of buzz in the market, even though it is still in the beta testing phase. The official version of OxygenOS 13 has already been released for some devices.
Why is OxygenOS 13 Popular on the Internet These Days?
OxygenOS 13 is the successor of OxygenOS 12, released in 2021. It has many new features such as notification permission, themed app icons, per-app language support, a redefined color with HDR video, and revamped clipboard presentation support. This makes OxygenOS 13 more exciting.
OnePlus is continuing to improve and implement things based on Android 13 for its OxygenOS. Currently, many devices, such as the 10 series, 9 series, and 8 series, are running on OxygenOS 13 based on Android 13.
Many OnePlus users are waiting for the update and want to know when they will receive it. However, we can tell you which series of smartphones will not be updated according to OnePlus’ policy.
The OnePlus 10 series, 9 series, 8 series, and 7 series will receive 3 years of major Android updates and 4 years of security patch updates.
The OnePlus Nord and Nord CE series will receive 2 years of major Android updates and 3 years of security patch updates. The OnePlus Nord N series will receive 1 year of major Android updates and 3 years of security patch updates.
According to the policy, devices that have received all three major updates and are running on Android 9 will only receive updates until Android 10, 11, and 12 and will not be eligible for any further updates.
List of OnePlus Smartphones Which are not Eligible for OxygenOS 13:
- OnePlus 7T
- OnePlus 7T Pro
- OnePlus 7
- Oneplus 7 Pro
- Oneplus NORD CE
- Oneplus NORD
- Oneplus N200 5G
- Oneplus N100
- Oneplus N10 5G
- Oneplus N20