According to user reports, OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus 9 are receiving the OxygenOS 188.8.131.52 update in India. Flagship smartphones are also getting the May 2021 Android security patch with an update alongside camera, network and some system improvements. There is no information when the rest of the regions will receive the update. The OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus 9 launched in March this year, and both smartphones run OxygenOS 11 based on Android 11 out of the box. OnePlus flagship smartphones are equipped with rear cameras from the Swedish brand Hasselblad.
OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro Changelog
The update for the OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus 9 has been reported by users on the OnePlus forums. According to a screenshot of the changelog for the OnePlus 9 Pro update provided by the user, the update for flagship smartphones from OnePlus comes bundled with the May 2021 Android security patch. Along with this, the update also includes camera improvements in the form of an improved HDR effect and improved white balance on the rear cameras. In addition, OnePlus has improved smartphone charging performance, improved network stability and Wi-Fi performance, and possible keyboard lag. OnePlus has also fixed some known issues and improved system stability.
There was no official confirmation from OnePlus regarding the update, and we asked for more information on rollouts and other regions. However, users are reporting that the update is 130MB in size and the full build number (OxygenOS 184.108.40.206.LE15DA) of the update shows that it is targeting the Indian smartphone model. However, it is recommended that you update your OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro smartphones when connected to a strong Wi-Fi connection and charge them. To manually check for updates on OnePlus smartphones, go to Settings> System> System Updates> Download and Install. User report was first discovered by GSMArena.
OnePlus 9 Specifications
The OnePlus 9 launched in March 2021 and, as mentioned, runs OxygenOS 11 based on Android 11. It features a 6.55-inch AMOLED Full-HD + Fluid Display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The flagship smartphone is powered by the Snapdragon 888 SoC paired with 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of internal storage. At the back, it features a triple camera setup with a 48MP Sony IMX689 main sensor, a 50MP Sony IMX766 ultra wide-angle sensor, and a 2MP monochrome sensor. For selfies, it has a 16MP Sony IMX471 sensor. The smartphone is equipped with a 4500mAh battery that supports Warp Charge 65T fast charging.
OnePlus 9 Pro Specifications
Launched alongside the OnePlus 9, the OnePlus 9 Pro also runs OxygenOS 11 based on Android 11. It features a 6.7-inch QHD + Fluid Display 2.0 AMOLED display with a 120Hz display. Under the hood, it is exactly the same as the OnePlus 9. In terms of optics, it features four rear cameras with a 48MP Sony IMX789 main sensor, a 50MP Sony IMX766 ultra wide-angle sensor and an 8MP sensor. megapixel telephoto lens and 2 megapixel monochrome sensor. It also features a 16MP sensor for selfies and video calling. The smartphone is equipped with a 4500mAh battery that supports 65T Warp Charge fast charging and 50W wireless charging.