[Update 3: 10R] Several OnePlus phones are getting the May 2022 security update

[Update 3: 10R] Several OnePlus phones are getting the May 2022 security update

Update 3 (06/08/2022 @ 11:00 ET): The OnePlus 10R is now getting a new update with the May 2022 patches.

Update 2 (06/01/2022 @ 05:30 ET): The OnePlus Nord has picked up the May 2022 patches with a new update. Moreover, the C.20 build for the OnePlus 8 series is now rolling out for the European and global variants.

Update 1 (05/30/2022 @ 07:05 ET): The OnePlus 8T, 9R, and the Nord CE 2 Lite are now receiving new updates with May 2022 patches. Scroll to the bottom for more information. The article as published on May 27, 2022, is preserved below.

Just a few days ago, OnePlus rolled out new OxygenOS updates to the OnePlus 9 series and OnePlus 10 Pro, complete with the latest security patches. The company is now giving a similar treatment to a bunch of other phones in its lineup.

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The OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro, Nord CE, Nord 2T and Nord N20 have started receiving a new software update, which brings the latest May 2022 security patches. It’s strictly a security update, with no new features or visual changes part of the package. The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro are receiving the C.20 build, and it includes new security patches and system stability improvements.

OxygenOS update prompt on a OnePlus 8

Screenshot credit: OnePlus Community member AMALVPILLAI

Changelog:

  • System
    • [Improved] system stability
    • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05

OnePlus Nord CE

The OnePlus Nord CE is receiving OxygenOS 11.0.17, and it’s currently rolling out in India, Europe, and North America.

Changelog:

  • System
    • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05

OnePlus Nord N20

The affordable OnePlus Nord N20 is getting the May 2022 patch with OxygenOS A.05. OnePlus’ latest budget phone offers a solid hardware package, including a 6.43-inch AMOLED display, a great design, Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 chipset, a 64MP primary shooter, and a 4,500mAh battery with 33W fast charging support. You can read more about the phone in Rich’s hands-on review.

OnePlus Nord 2T

The first software update for the new OnePlus Nord 2T (OxygenOS A.09) also includes the May 2022 security patches. In addition, it brings a bunch of optimizations, bug fixes, and stability improvements to the device.

Changelog:

  • System
    • [Optimized] the speed of Face Unlock in certain scenarios
    • [Optimized] the power consumption in some scenarios, improved user experience
    • [Optimized] network stability
    • [Improved] system stability
    • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05
  •  Camera
    • [Optimized] HDR shooting effect
    • [Optimized] the anti-shake effect when shooting videos and photos in certain scenarios
  •  Others
    • [Fixed] the occasional issue that the battery percentage displayed abnormally in certain scenarios
    • [Fixed] the issue that unable to access Wi-Fi automatically in certain scenarios
    • [Fixed] the issue that the photos displayed abnormally after using NIGHT mode to shoot in certain scenarios
    • [Fixed] the occasional issue that the preview interface flickered abnormally when shooting with wide-angle lens in certain scenarios
    • [Fixed] the issue that the preview interface displayed abnormally after turning on AI scene enhancement in certain scenarios

As always, the new updates are rolling out in a staged manner. That means only a handful of devices will get the latest software initially, with a wider rollout happening over the next few days. You can manually check for the update by heading to Settings > System > System updates. If you don’t want to wait, we have provided direct OTA links below to let you manually install the new update. Once you have downloaded the appropriate OTA package, transfer it to the internal storage and use the Local Upgrade option in the System Updates menu to initiate the installation.

Download OxygenOS builds for OnePlus 8, 8 Pro, Nord CE, and Nord N20

OnePlus 8

OnePlus 8 Pro

OnePlus Nord CE

OnePlus Nord N20

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OnePlus Nord 2T

Thanks to XDA Recognized Developer mlgmxyysd and XDA Senior Member Some_Random_Username for the download links!


Update 1: May 2022 patches for the OnePlus 8T, 9R, and Nord CE 2 Lite

Just like the OnePlus 8/8 Pro, the OnePlus 8T and 9R have also picked up the May 2022 security patches. The update is rolling out in the form of software version C.20 for both devices.

OnePlus 8T and 9R C.20 Changelog:

  • System
    • [Improved] system stability
    • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05

The OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite, on the other hand, has received software version A.08 with May 2022 SPL and a number of fixes.

OnePlus Nord CE Lite A.08 Changelog:

  • System
    • [Optimized] the power consumption in some scenarios, improved user experience
    • [Optimized] communication network stability
    • [Optimized] system performance
    • [Improved] system stability
    • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05
  • Camera
    • [Optimized] the stability when using camera
    • [Optimized] the zoom shooting effect in certain scenarios
  • Bluetooth
    • [Optimized] the compatibility of Bluetooth

Download

OnePlus 8T

OnePlus 9R

OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite


Update 2: May 2022 patches for the OnePlus Nord

The original OnePlus Nord received the stable OxygenOS 12 update in the form of software version F.11 a few days ago. OnePlus is now rolling out a slightly newer build (F.12) with May 2022 patches for the device in India.

OnePlus Nord F.12 Changelog:

    • System
      • [Fixed] the issue that Safe Mode popup displayed abnormally in certain scenarios
      • [Fixed] the issue that Camera displayed abnormally and crashed
      • [Fixed] the issue that the charging icon displayed abnormally
      • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05

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OnePlus Nord


Update 3: May 2022 patches for the OnePlus 10R

The OnePlus 10R has picked up the May 2022 patches through its latest update.

OnePlus 10R A.04 Changelog:

  • System
    • [Optimized] the network stability
    • [Optimized] the fingerprint recognition algorithm
    • [Fixed] the issue that charging was abnormal in some scenarios
    • [Fixed] the occasional issue that Wi-Fi failed to connect automatically
    • [Fixed] the issue that the recording sound might be abnormal when screen was off
    • [Improved] system stability
    • [Updated] Android security patch to 2022.05
  • Camera
    • [Optimized] the overall shooting effect of camera, improved the user experience
    • [Optimized] the exposure of fill-in light in some scenarios
    • [Fixed] the occasional issue that face was blurred in certain scenarios

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OnePlus 10R

  • India

Source: OnePlus Forums (1), (2), (3)

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