OnePlus announced their upgrade for Operating-System, OxygenOS 13, to be released later this year. This version will be based on Android 13, an update will first come on the OnePlus 10 Pro, and an Open beta will be available quite imminent.

UI gives rounded edges and softness for a more pleasant viewing experience. On top of that, system colour will adopt the dark mode if enabled, which turns the vibes darker as the day continues. After the merger of OnePLus and Oppo, we have seen some of the features from the ColorOS, like the Side Toolbox. Company did not share a timeframe for the rollout of the OxygenOS 13, and the update brings multiple improvements across the system.

What is New with OxygenOS 13

OxygenOS 13 is said to be inspired by nature and it features Aquamorphic design

It starts with the Aquamorphic design (Water-inspired) design, Keepping it’s unique design.

Always on Display

There will be more AOD offerings by giving you more insight into various customization options. Spotify also plays an important role here with the functionality to play a playlist from AOD.

OxygenOS 13 brings new water-inspired look and Android 13

You will also see significant improvements with the Smart canvas, powering a more photographed portrait outline with a wide range of strokes and BitMoji Vivid graphics of your avatar.

Zen mode

In Focus mode, set a specific time to take a break. When it is active, your notification, White noise, and other device distraction will be muted. There is a new sound and theme to match your Zen Mode.

Smart Launcher

Upgrading the existing launcher makes the access of folder apps more accessible by increasing the content. This means you do not need to open the folder to launch the app because now you can access it from the home screen. Apart from this, we now have more widgets to add to the home screen.

HyperBoost Gaming Engine

To enhance the gaming experience, the Hyperboost Gaming engine is optimized to deliver a more stable gaming experience and smoother. Nevertheless, it only supports a few titles now; however, after enabling this, you will get a reasonable touch-response rate, reduced frame drops and other stability.

Side Toolbox

OxygenOS 13 will bring Android 13 to OnePlus phones with new features and better UX

This makes it easier to access our favourite app, and you need to enable this from device settings and choose the apps you want to add to your Side Toolbox. So whenever you want to open those apps. Swipe the Side toolbox to open, and choose the app you want to open.

Spatial Audio and Dolby Atmos

OxygenOS 13 will support Spatial Audio, and it was also bringing support for Dolby Atmos. This sounds excellent; now, you can adjust the direction of sounds and broader sound field with more accurate spatial for the best experience.

Fast Pair

Connecting Bluetooth devices will now be quicker with the support of Fast Fair.

Audio Switch

This feature allows users to switch their audio devices faster.

Nearby share and App Streaming

Transferring files from your Android to Windows, Vice-Versa. Also, cast your smartphone screen to another nearby device.

Better Security

The device will now keep your location secure, even when your device is connected to public Wi-Fi network, and also warn if there is any malicious application. Additionally, Private Safe 2.0 will now give peace of mind with our documents, media, and other media files stored and cannot be accessed by other applications.

OxygenOS 13 Copatible device

OnePlus reveals OxygenOS 13, now with even more ColorOS

  • OnePlus 8
  • OnePlus 8 Pro
  • OnePlus 8T
  • OnePlus 9
  • OnePlus 9 Pro
  • OnePlus 9R
  • OnePlus 9RT
  • OnePlus 10 Pro
  • OnePlus 10R
  • OnePlus 10T
  • OnePlus Nord 2
  • OnePlus Nord 2T
  • OnePlus Nord CE
  • OnePlus Nord CE 2
  • OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite