OnePlus Nord gets OxygenOS (OnePlus 8T also receives an update)

OnePlus Nord and OnePlus 8T are now receiving an incremental update just after the OnePlus 8 series update. Nord is a budget phone that comes in at a reasonable price while the OnePlus 8T is a flagship phone with top-notch specifications. Both phones are receiving open beta updates for weeks and now a stable incremental update is seeding for both devices. OxygenOS for OnePlus Nord and OxygenOS for OnePlus 8T.

OnePlus has a transparent update process that involves the Open Beta and then the stable update. There can be differences in features and update order between open beta and stable updates. But with incremental updates, users will get all the features at some point.

Both the OnePlus Nord OxygenOS and OnePlus 8T OxygenOS updates are available for all models India, Europe, and Global. Both updates also bump up the security patch to May 2021. The OxygenOS update for the OnePlus Nord comes with build number whereas the OxygenOS for the OnePlus 8T comes with build number To know what’s new in the latest updates check out the changelog section below.

OnePlus 8T OxygenOS Update Changelog


  • Improved the smoothness while sliding on the home screen
  • Fixed the screenshot capturing failure from the accessibility menu
  • Fixed the low probability issue that the low battery notification not working
  • Updated Android security patch to 2021.05


  • Fixed the occasional issue that newly captured photos were not saved as expected
  • Fixed the abnormal UI display in Guest Mode


  • Fixed the occasional issue of opening up the contact card failure
  • Fixed the issue that the calling page is not displayed during a call


  • Improved network performance

OnePlus Nord OxygenOS Update Changelog


  • Fixed the issue that the card coupon is not available as a widget
  • Fixed the issue that missed calls are marked as call answered on another device in call logs
  • Fixed known issues and improved system stability
  • Updated Android security patch to 2021.05


  • Improved the speed of Wi-Fi connection


  • Fixed the abnormal preview display issue in Nightscape Tripod mode
  • Fixed the issue that Camera becomes unresponsive when setting profile photo in Contact
  • Fixed the frame drops issue with videos taken by Camera
  • Fixed the occasional issue that Flash effect may fail in some scenarios
  • Fixed the delay issue when switching to the front camera under Time-lapse mode

File Manager

  • Fixed abnormal display issue while copying files to OTG storage

OnePlus updates are normally rolls out in batches, so some users will get the update early but the remaining users have to wait for a few more days. The OTA update will be available on your phone via notification. But sometimes we don’t get notifications even if the update is available. In that case, you can manually check for the update by going to Settings > System > System Updates. It will search for the update and display the latest update. Click on Download & Install to begin the process.

In case if you don’t see the update in System updates but want to update immediately. Then you can download the update file from the Oxygen Updater app or any trusted websites. And then you can install it from Settings > System > System updates > Settings icon > Local Upgrade. Now select the downloaded file and wait for the process.

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Ashutosh singh

Computer Science graduate and tech enthusiast. Love testing new tech gadgets ever since my first windows phone from Samsung. Working as a technical writer for more than five years, and I believe I have also developed good SEO skills. In my spare time, I like watching movies, and playing games.

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