OxygenOS 13 update is based on Android 13 and features the new ‘Aquamorphic’ design by OnePlus. It is now rolling out to OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro users in the US and Canada.
First announced back in August 2022, the ‘Aquamorphic’ design of the OxygenOS 13 Update is said to be inspired by water and nature. The update is rolling out to both users in the Open Beta Program and others not signed up to the beta program.
What is new in the Oxygen OS 13 Update?
- New water-Inspired Aquamorphic Design.
- Improved Material You integration to support Google’s new and improved color palette found in stock Android 13.
- Redesigned Quick Settings
- Redesigned OnePlus Shelf.
- Improved Privacy Dashboard.
- Improved Privacy Safe.
- There is a new and wider implementation of O-Haptics, OnePlus’ take on haptic feedback, across the whole UI.
- A new feature that automatically blurs any sensitive information detected on screenshots taken on the OnePlus device.
There are several other improvements and enhancements embedded in OxygenOS 13.
OxygenOS 13 With Rollback to Android 12
OnePlus 9 series users in North America who update their devices to OxygenOS13 can roll them back to Android 12, should they wish to do so.
What is OxygenOS 13 Update File Size?
The update file size is around 5GB.
How to update your OnePlus 9 to OxygenOS 13
Ideally, you should get a notification on your phone when the OxygenOS 13 Update is available for you. Simply tap on it to download it and then install it. Alternatively, you can manually check for the update by heading to Settings > System > System updates. If the update is available, tap to download and install it.
When the installation is completed, your phone will reboot with your brand new OxygenOS 13 UI.
Does OnePlus sell phones in the US?
OnePlus sells its smartphones in the USA. They can be found in stores like Amazon, Walmart, and Best Buy, as as from carriers like Verizon, ATT, and T-Mobile.
Is OnePlus 9 Available in USA?
OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro were released in the USA in November 2022. OnePlus 9 5G factory unlocked smartphone works on Verizon, ATT, T-Mobile, and Metro.
Does OnePlus 9 support 5G in USA?
OnePlus 9 supports Sub-6GHz 5G band, while OnePlus 9 Pro supports the faster mmWave 5G band. Both phones are compatible with the 5G wireless networks of all three major US carriers.
Does OnePlus 9 work on Verizon 5G?
The OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro have been certified for use on Verizon’s network, and both work with the carrier’s 5G network.
Is OnePlus 9 compatible with ATT?
OnePlus 9 is officially authorized on ATT’s 5G network.