OnePlus is constant in releasing updates for its current premium flagship— the OnePlus 9 series. To polish the user experience and reduce the system lags, the company is sending another software update to the flagship. The new build for the OnePlus 9 & OnePlus 9 Pro brings OxygenOS 18.104.22.168.
The latest update for the OnePlus 9 & OnePlus 9 Pro is presently rolling out in India, Europe, and North America. or the OnePlus 9 smartphone, it appears with the firmware version 22.214.171.124.LE25DA for Indian users. While the number varies to 126.96.36.199.LE25BA for European users. For the North American model, it arrives on version 188.8.131.52.LE25AA.
Forthcoming to the OnePlus 9 Pro, the OxygenOS 184.108.40.206 update for Indian variants bears the version number 220.127.116.11.LE15DA. Whereas, the Europe and North American regions are experiencing it with build number 18.104.22.168.LE15BA and 22.214.171.124.LE15AA respectively.
According to the changelog, the new software bumps the security patch to September 2021. Also, it optimizes the wireless charging experience and resolves some known issues, and improves system stability. The major attraction of the update is the newly added XPan Mode to the camera app which the update log explains as:
- Optimized the wireless charging experience
- Updated Android security patch to 2021.09
- Fixed known issues and improved stability
- Newly added XPan Mode reproduces the preview box and unique aspect ratio of the legendary camera series “XPan”. It includes two unique filter styles – ‘color film’, ‘black and white film’ and a ‘film processing imitation’ effect that recreates the classic elements of retro shooting experiences
The OTA update will be initially available only to a limited number of users. A broader rollout will begin in a few days. Meanwhile, the user can head over to Software updates under the Settings menu and track the update manually.