OnePlus Nord Software Update: OxygenOS releasing with stability enhancement

OnePlus Nord gets OxygenOS 12.1/April 2022 security update in India

UPDATE 3: June 16 (11:28 ET) – OnePlus Nord getting OxygeonOS [Europe]

OnePlus Nord is getting a new update with the build version OxygenOS The latest update installs April 2022 security patch to enhance the system security. Aside from the security patch, it also improves system stability.



  • [Improved] system stability
  • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.04

UPDATE 2: June 02 (05:52 ET) – OnePlus Nord May 2022 security update [India]

OnePlus has rolled out the OxygenOS 12 F.12 with May 2022 security update for OnePlus Nord users in India smartphones. According to the changelog, this update comes with various bug fixes, several new features added, and many new functions supported and optimized. Below you can check the updated OxygenOS version number and the changelog.

Firmware version (India): AC2001_11.F.12​


  • System
    • [Added] Smart Battery Engine, a feature that prolongs your battery life based on smart algorithms and biomimetic self-restoration technology
    • [Optimized] desktop icons with improved textures, by using a design inspired by brand-new materials and uniting lights and layers
    • [Fixed] the issue that sound plays abnormally
    • [Fixed] the occasional issue that unable to start “OK Google” with voice
    • [Fixed] the issue that Safe Mode popup displayed abnormally in certain scenarios
    • [Fixed] the issue that Camera displayed abnormally and crashed
    • [Fixed] the issue that the charging icon displayed abnormally
    • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05
  • Dark mode
    • [Supported] three adjustable levels, bringing a more personalized and comfortable user experience
  • Shelf
    • [Added] new additional style options for Cards, making data contents more visual and easier to read
    • [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
    • [Added] WorkLife Balance feature, allowing you to effortlessly switch between Work and Life mode via quick settings
    • [Supported] 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
    • [Supported] switching 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
    • [Added] new diverse styles of lines and colors, for a more personalized lock screen experience with inspiring visuals
    • [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
  • Games
    • [Added] HyperBoost end-to-end frame rate stabilizer
    • [Added] Voice effect preview to allow you to record your voice effect or check your voice effect in real-time


UPDATE 1: May 15 (23:08 ET)

OnePlus Nord gets OxygenOS 12.1/April 2022 security update in India

OnePlus has pushed off the OxygenOS 12.1 open beta F.11 update for OnePlus Nord smartphone users in India. The update consists of several fixes and improvements to the internal system. Alongside, it also carries the April 2022 security patch to strengthen the security system. As a result, users will be able to experience a stable interface.


The OnePlus OxygenOS 12.1 open beta update carries a huge firmware package size of 3.91GB. Therefore, we recommend the users opt for a standard Wi-Fi connection rather than a normal mobile data pack for installation. On the other hand, users must have a sufficient amount of space in their devices to store the software.

OnePlus Nord gets OxygenOS 12.1/April 2022 security update in India



  • Fixes the issue of abnormal Touch sounds
  • Fixed the issue of abnormal boot animation


  • Fixes the occasional issue that unable to start “OK Google” with voice


  • Updated Android security patch to 2022.04 [April 2022]

Download the update:

The update is rolling out in OTA (over the air) batches. Hence it may take some time to approach all the units in the region. Although, users can update their device manually through the phone settings or can click on the link given below:


OnePlus Nord users in India can click on the above link from the ColorOS Global server to install the OxygenOS 12.1 update.