OnePlus 7/7 Pro and 7T/7T Pro OxygenOS 12/ColorOS 12 (Android 12) Software Update: Release Date, Features, and Latest News

OnePlus 7 series is one of the older flagship killer lineups from the Chinese OEM that comes with a bunch of premium offerings. Both these lineups are from 2019 and software-wise these smartphones are currently running OxygenOS 12 which is based on Android 12.


Google has now released the Android 12 OS which is a major upgrade over the previous version. It comes with a whole bunch of new features and UI changes.

OnePlus 7/7T Android 12 OxygenOS 12/ColorOS 12 update:

This is the dedicated Android 12 OxygenOS 12/ColorOS 12 tracker of the OnePlus 7 series phones which include the OnePlus 7/7 Pro and 7T/ 7T Pro, we’ll keep you posted with each and every update related to the upcoming OxygenOS version.




Update 10, January 10, 2023 (10:39 ET) ― Software support ended

No more software updates

The devices launched back in 2019, will not be getting any more software updates, the company has confirmed. OnePlus has already provided two major Android updates and 3 years of security patches to these devices.


Update 9, October 07 (11:49 ET) ― OxygenOS 12 stable update

Stable OxygenOS 12 update

OnePlus has now released the stable OxygenOS 12 update for the OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, and OnePlus 7T Pro. You can check the complete details below.


Update 8, March 17 (21:55 ET) ― OxygenOS 12 Closed Beta

OxygenOS 12 Closed Beta

OnePlus has now started the Android 12-based OxygenOS 12 Closed Beta program for the OnePlus 7/7 Pro and 7T/7T Pro devices.


Update 7, March 04 (14:21 ET) ― February 2022 update

February 2022 update

The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T series are now getting the February 2022 security patch.


Update 6, February 08 (01:19 ET) ― OxygenOS 13 list

OxygenOS 13 device list revealed

While OnePlus 7 series users are waiting for the Android 12-based OxygenOS 12 update, a report prepared by the RPRNA team confirmed which devices will receive the Android 13-based OxygenOS 13 update.

Sadly, the OnePlus 7 series is not on the eligible device list, the OnePlus 7 and 7T series will get the Android 12 OS as their last major Android version.


Update 5, January 14 (23:52 ET) ― Software support ended

Software support ended for the OnePlus 6/6T

OnePlus official ended OxygenOS software support for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T.


Update 4, December 26 (11:34 ET) ― A new Stable OxygenOS 12 update

A new OxygenOS 12 update

OnePlus has now released a new stable OxygenOS 12 update for the OnePlus 9 series. OnePlus says that the update has now fixed the most recent reported bugs in the OxygenOS 12 build.


Update 3, December 11 (09:00 ET) ― Stable OxygenOS 12 bugs

Stable OxygenOS 12 bugs

OnePlus has recently released a stable OxygenOS 12 update for the OnePlus 9 series of smartphones. The company has now pulled the update because of some serious issues.


Update 2, November 11 (11:40 ET) ― ColorOS 12 beta update

ColorOS 12 for OnePlus devices

The OnePlus 9 devices are now getting the new ColorOS 12 beta update, the stable update will be released on November 25. The company also started the ColorOS 12 beta registration for the OnePlus 8 series.


Update 1, October 29 (21:03 ET) ― October 2021 security patch

OnePlus 7/7T series gets October 2021 update – OxygenOS

The OnePlus 7/7 Pro and OnePlus 7T/7T Pro are getting a new Android 11-based OxygenOS 11 update with the October 2021 security patch.


OCTOBER 02, 2021:

T-Mobile has started Android 12 development for the OnePlus 7T Pro 5G.


SEPTEMBER 18, 2021:

OnePlus7 and 7T series will get the Android 12-based ColorOS 12 update in the first half of 2022 in China.


JULY 25, 2021:

  • OnePlus confirms it is working on a new toggle for its “optimized mode” in response to app throttling in OxygenOS 11. This new feature won’t arrive until the release of OxygenOS 12, which is based on Android 12 and coming this Fall. Read More Here.
  • OxygenOS 12: OnePlus working on a new AOD feature, more options in the Canvas AOD, and a revamped Gallery app experience with new functions. Read More Here.
  • OnePlus will introduce its own theme store with OxygenOS 12. Read More Here.


*This article will be updated regularly