OnePlus kicked off the Android 12-based ColorOS 12 Open Beta program in China for its flagship OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro phones earlier this month. In October rolled out the open beta of ColorOS 12 for the OnePlus 9 series, introducing a handful of important system fixes and optimizations. It doesn’t bring a new security patch with this beta version.
OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro ColorOS 12 Open Beta
November 09, 2021
OnePlus is rolling out ColorOS 12 Open Beta 3 update for the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro in China. It fixes the system, camera, connection, PC Connect, and several issues. The update integrates the November 2021 Android security patch to enhance system security.
- Improves system performance for certain scenarios.
- Improves charging speed and extends battery life in some scenarios.
- Fixes an issue where you sometimes couldn’t enter an app from the recent tasks screen.
- Fixes an issue where notifications were sometimes automatically turned on for some apps.
- Fixes a display issue when swiping down from the status bar.
- Fixes an issue where the Home screen would sometimes display colours incorrectly. • Fix mobile phone splash screen in certain scenarios
- Fixes an issue where you sometimes couldn’t bring up the keyboard in floating windows.
- Fixes an issue where the screen would sometimes not respond in some gaming scenarios.
- Fixes an issue where the personal hotspot would sometimes turn off automatically.
- Fixes an issue where you sometimes couldn’t turn off Wi-Fi
- Makes Camera launch faster in some scenarios.
- PC Connect
- Fixes an issue where you sometimes couldn’t transfer or share some files across devices.
- Improves connectivity in some scenarios.
- Integrates the November 2021 Android security patch to enhance system security.
October 17, 2021
According to the changelog, the new beta update for the OnePlus 9 series comes with a total of 7 fixes while it. The new update includes optimizing the battery level of the headset in the status bar is not displayed after connecting the Bluetooth headset, the WeChat icon on the desktop becomes bigger and flickers and many more.
- [Fix] A small arrow appears on the desktop in one-handed mode
- [Fix] Automatic adjustment of screen brightness fails
- [Fix] The position of the application icon in the desktop folder is displayed abnormally
- [Fix] The delete and restore popups in the album are not displayed in the center
- [Fix] The WeChat icon on the desktop becomes bigger and flickers
- [Fix] The battery level of the headset in the status bar is not displayed after connecting the Bluetooth headset
The ColorOS 12 Open Beta 2 update for the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro is currently being rolled out via OTA to users who are already on the previous build. where as the, users on the stable channel can also install this update by downloading the appropriate file from the OnePlus Community.