OxygenOS 12 for the OnePlus 9R

  1. Abdul B.
    OxygenOS Operations Staff Member Mar 19, 2022

    Abdul B. , Mar 19, 2022 :
    Hello everyone,

    We are excited to release our OxygenOS 12, based on Android 12, to the OnePlus 9R. For those who want to fully understand what the new OxygenOS 12 is all about, check it out today and see for yourself.

    This build is now rolling out to OBT users, and will soon roll out to stable branch users.

    IN: LE2101_11.C.14

    Key updates
    • System
      • Optimized desktop icons with improved textures, by using a design inspired by brand-new materials and uniting lights and layers
      • Fixed the issue that background applications are abnormally closed in specific scenarios
      • Fixed the issue with lens permissions when using third party camera applications
      • Fixed the issue of screen cannot respond when receiving notifications
    • Dark mode
      • Dark mode now supports three adjustable levels, bringing a more personalized and comfortable user experience
    • Shelf
      • New additional style options for Cards, making data contents more visual and easier to read
      • Newly added Earphone Control Card with Bluetooth earphone one-click adjustment
      • Newly added access to OnePlus Scout in Shelf, allowing you to search multiple contents on your phone, including Apps, Settings, Media Data, etc
      • Newly added OnePlus Watch Card in Shelf, to easily glance at your health stats
    • Work Life Balance
      • Work Life Balance feature is now available to all users, allowing you to effortlessly switch between Work and Life mode via quick settings
      • WLB 2.0 now supports 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
      • Gallery now allows you to switch 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
      • Canvas AOD brings you new diverse styles of lines and colors, for a more personalized lock screen experience with inspiring visuals
      • Newly 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
    • Network
      • Fixed the issue that unable to automatically connect to Wi-Fi
    • Bluetooth
      • Fixed the issue that wireless earphones cannot play sound when connecting Bluetooth in specific scenarios
    Known issues
    1. The clock displays smaller. You can try to adjust it manually or delete it and add the clock widget again
    2. Phone application may be replaced by Contacts in Dock. You can adjust it manually to move Phone application in the right place

    For those users who are on the OxygenOS 12 and want rollback, please download and apply this apk. With it, you can choose to rollback. It will open automatically after being installed, then you just need to click the button on the top right corner, to select the upgrade file as mentioned in step 3 of the instructions above.

    Rollback guide—via Local OTA update
    This upgrade method will erase all the contents of the phone, please be sure to backup first.
    1. Download the suitable rollback package from the links below.
    2. Copy the Rollback package to the phone storage.
    3. Install this apk. You'll need it to roll back. Then, open the "MyApplication2" app -> tap LOCAL UPGRADE, then enter the Recent page -> tap the top-left menu icon -> chose your phone model -> find the downgrade package and tap -> then will jump to another page and have an Installation options alert, tap INSTALL NOW -> wait to finish the installation -> tap reboot

      1.apk界面点击local upgrade.jpg 2.点击左上角.jpg 3.选择对应机型名.jpg 4.点击降级包.jpg 5.等待几秒后弹窗确认安装.jpg 7.读条结束后会提示用户重启.jpg

    4. After the upgrade is complete, click Restart.
    5. Rollback successful.

    Want to go back to Android 11? Download the Rollback package from the links below:

    As always, this OTA will be incremental. The OTA will reach a small percentage of users today, and we'll begin a broader rollout in a few days.

    As always, your feedback is appreciated. We look forward to hearing your continued feedback in the bug reporting forum HERE. If you don't have the Community app installed on your device, feel free to download it HERE.

    We may not always be able to respond to every comment in the forums, but please be assured that we take your comments and feedback seriously. Hope you enjoy it and let us know how you feel about the update in the comments below.

    Never Settle.

  2. Bobbie63
    Nougat Mar 19, 2022

    Bobbie63 , Mar 19, 2022 :
    Reserved for future posts?

    Thank you for the quick release after the first Beta.
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  3. Antique19
    Ice Cream Sandwich Mar 19, 2022

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  4. dsmonteiro
    OnePlus Community Team Staff Member Mar 19, 2022

    dsmonteiro , Mar 19, 2022 :


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  6. the_o2
    OnePlus 9 Series Expert Community Expert Mar 19, 2022

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    OnePlus 9 Series Expert Community Expert Mar 19, 2022

    the_o2 , Mar 19, 2022 :

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    Nougat Mar 19, 2022

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    OnePlus Community Team Staff Member Mar 19, 2022

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    Froyo Mar 19, 2022

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  12. dsmonteiro
    OnePlus Community Team Staff Member Mar 19, 2022

    dsmonteiro , Mar 19, 2022 :
    I'm teasing, just try to update your "first" message to something more on-topic. 😅

  13. Antique19
    Ice Cream Sandwich Mar 19, 2022

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    Froyo Mar 19, 2022

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  15. InsaneXS
    Cupcake Mar 19, 2022

    InsaneXS , via OnePlus 9R , Mar 19, 2022 :
    Sometime doesn’t work. U need to try 2-3 times. Then it will work

  16. Antique19
    Ice Cream Sandwich Mar 19, 2022

    Antique19 , via OnePlus 9R , Mar 19, 2022 :
    Because You are on the beta version so a factory reset is needed to Use all the features perfectly

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    Froyo Mar 19, 2022

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    Ice Cream Sandwich Mar 19, 2022

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