OnePlus is testing Android 12-based OxygenOS 12 beta for the OnePlus 9 series users. The company has also started the closed beta program for the OnePlus 8 series users.
The OnePlus 8 series, which includes the OnePlus 8, 8 Pro, and 8T, is also getting the chance to test the OxygenOS 12/ColorOS 12 features in advance.
In this dedicated OnePlus 8, 8 Pro, and 8T tracker, we will keep a track of the Android 12-based OxygenOS 12/ColorOS 12 update.
OxygenOS 12 Release Date:
OnePlus has confirmed to release the Android 12 update for the OnePlus 8 series. The company also started the closed beta program for the OnePlus 8 series and the OnePlus 8T.
The OnePlus 8 series will get a stable update in Q1 2022.
Update 3, November 12 (10:53 ET) ― OxygenOS 12 Closed Beta recruitment
Update 2, November 10 (03:53 ET) ― ColorOS 12 Beta recruitment
Update 1, November 01 (10:02 ET) ― ColorOS 12 Beta Information
OCTOBER 20, 2021:
OnePlus just released the October 2021 security patch for the OnePlus 8 series and 8T devices.
OCTOBER 02, 2021:
T-Mobile has started Android 12 development for the OnePlus 8t+ and OnePlus 8.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2021:
According to the OnePlus community manager, the ColorOS 12 testing for OnePlus devices is currently only possible from HydrogenOS 11. The OnePlus 8 series cannot be upgraded from the early adopter ColorOS 11 to ColorOS 12, and users who have updated the early adopter version need to go back to HydrogenOS and then perform an OTA upgrade process.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2021:
OnePlus 8/8 Pro and 8T will get the Android 12-based ColorOS 12 update in the first half of 2022 in China.
JULY 27, 2021:
OnePlus has now officially confirmed the end of the Android 11 Open Beta release cycle for the OnePlus 8T and OnePlus 8/8 Pro. A step ahead to start the OxygenOS 12 Open Beta program.
Since the Android 11 builds for the OnePlus 8T (and OnePlus 8/8 Pro) are now more and more stable, thanks to our stronger R&D resources that can better test and adjust these builds to meet our standards, the current OBT will be the last one for the 8T (and OnePlus 8/8 Pro) on Android 11. The stable versions for the OnePlus 8T (and OnePlus 8/8 Pro) will continue to be released according to the current maintenance schedule with the latest system optimizations and feature updates
*This article will be updated regularly