Again in June, OnePlus has introduced that it’ll merge with the Oppo groups collectively to “higher streamline our operations and capitalize on further shared sources”. There would’ve been no public change that may’ve affected customers, nonetheless, OnePlus has later confirmed that it was “engaged on integrating the codebase of OxygenOS and ColorOS”.
OnePlus has described the next integration as a optimistic change for the reason that developer crew would have the ability to far more effectively keep the codebase, enhance the software program and implement new modifications a lot faster. It additionally meant that R&D prices could be cheaper and extra streamlined, which might total present extra advantages to each the customers, and the corporate.
“This can be a change that you’ll seemingly not even discover because it’s occurring behind the scenes. We now have a bigger and much more succesful crew of builders, extra superior R&D sources, and a extra streamlined improvement course of all coming collectively to enhance the OxygenOS expertise.”
OnePlus hasn’t shared whether or not the newly introduced OnePlus Nord 2 5G runs the brand new Oppo’s ColorOS, nonetheless, Adam Conway has confirmed on Twitter that the press launch confirms the combination (by way of 9to5Google).
Working System: OxygenOS primarily based on Android 11/Colour OS 11.3
OnePlus appears to wish to maintain this hidden for now, and it additionally appears to wish to steer away from any dialog concerning the ColorOS and OxygenOS integration. OnePlus has even advised its staff to not deal with any questions relating to the ColorOS integration.
The brand new modifications on the OnePlus Nord 2 5G are very minimal because it stands in the present day. The simplest place to see the brand new modifications is within the battery settings. Damien Wilde has defined earlier his findings.
“OxygenOS 11.Three runs with no hitch, and whereas there a particular hints of Oppo’s ColorOS, none of this impacts the expertise in a detrimental method. The added customization choices may really be an enormous plus level for longtime followers of this third-party Android pores and skin. Virtually all the tweaks and methods which were OxygenOS staples for so long as you’ll be able to keep in mind are current and proper.”