Development of Android 14 began in early February and POEM also released the stable version of Android 14 for its Pixel devices, while other partner Android brands will release it later this year. Based on Android 14, the OxygenOS 14 beta Open beta 2 is currently available for OnePlus 11, and the company gearing up to launch Stable version of the OxygenOS 14 in mid-November 2023. On the flip side, Closed Beta currently available for OnePlus 11R, OnePlus 10 Pro, OnePlus 9 series, OnePlus Nord 3, and Nord 2T devices.
Plus, recently, OnePlus announced the OxygenOS 14 version feature and improvements, including Trinity Engine, Auto Pixelate 2.0, Aquamorphic Design 2.0, Fluid Cloud, Go Green AOD, Notes 2.0, Smart Cutout, and more.
Android 14 is currently under public beta channel. However, By November, version 14 of Android will reach stable version. Notably, OnePlus will be upgrading several of its smartphones to this latest software. On the other hand, there are many OnePlus devices that may not receive the upcoming OxygenOS 14 upgrade.
Notably, various OnePlus users are eligible to experience these latest functionalities of the Android 14 software. But, as per OnePlus’ software update support policy, some devices will stick with Android 13-based OxygenOS 13 and OxygenOS 13.1 and will not receive this OxygenOS 14 update based on Android 14.
As a result, every company removes some devices from the major upgrade list. This is because companies make changes to their software features and software, which often become incompatible with the device system.
We understand that it is very sad for those who will not get the advanced features of Android 14, but don’t worry. Android 13 is the best that a smartphone user should have. Well. You can see the full list of ineligible devices below.
OnePlus OxygenOS 14 Ineligible devices
OnePlus Number Series:
- OnePlus 8
- OnePlus 8 Pro
OnePlus Nord Series:
- OnePlus Nord 2
- OnePlus Nord CE 2
- OnePlus Nord CE 5G
- OnePlus Nord N200 5G
Android 14 OxygenOS 14 New Features and Improvements:
Security and privacy:
- Improves photo and video-related permission management for safer access by apps.
- Improves system stability, the launch speed of apps, and the smoothness of animations.
- Upgrades Aquamorphic Design with a natural, gentle, and clearer color style for a more comfortable color experience.
- Adds Aquamorphic-themed ringtones and revamps the system notification sounds.
- Adds a carbon tracking AOD that visualizes the carbon emissions you avoid by walking instead of driving.