After a wait of over a few months, Oppo F7 has finally started receiving the Stable Android 10 update in several countries. The ColorOS 7 with firmware version F.11 is available for Oppo F7. The update is available for all the users residing in Malaysia, Cambodia, Thailand, Pakistan, Philippines, Algeria, Myanmar, Indonesia, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Egypt, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Kenya, Morocco, and Kazakhstan. Oppo is bringing new updates as revealed in the ColorOS 7 rollout roadmap.
All the Oppo F7 variants should be on these firmware versions CPH1819EX_11.C.12_1120_202002071659, CPH1819EX_11.C.13_1130_202004190034, and CPH1819EX_11.C.14_1140_202005181346 in order to get the latest ColorOS 7 Update. The new update also packs June 2020 Security Patch along with other Android 10 luxuries. It weighs around 2.5GB in size.
In order to get the latest update, head over to the Settings > Software Update and check for the update.
The OTA zip file is not yet available, but we will update the article once it gets available. In order to know about new features, you can look at the official changelog below:
Color OS 7.1 Update changelog:
• Brand new borderless design makes visuals more attractive and operation more efficient.
• Optimised user interfaces and improved one-handed operation.
• Optimised 3-Finger Screenshot: Use 3 fingers to touch and hold the screen and swipe your fingers to adjust the screenshot size. Use 3 fingers to touch and hold the screen and swipe your fingers outwards to capture a long screenshot.
• New gesture: Swipe inward from both sides of the screen and then hold to switch to the previous app.
• Optimised gestures: All gestures are supported in landscape mode.
• Added Dark Mode: Protects your eyes while reducing power consumption.
• Added Focus Mode: Shields you from outside distractions when you are learning or working.
• Swipe left or right to ignore banner notifications.
• Added a pause function for screen recording.
• Added a floating window and settings for screen recording.
• New sounds added for file deletion, calculator key touches, and compass pointer.
• Optimised system pre-loaded ringtones.
• Added TalkBack floating prompts for Accessibility.
• Colour Accessibility Mode added to improve the user experience for visually impaired users.
• New management function for recent tasks: You can view memory information about recent tasks and lock apps.
• Optimised visual interaction for Game Space.
• Optimised the startup animation for Game Space.
• More live wallpapers.
• Added Art+ static wallpapers.
• Swipe up on the Lock screen to switch unlock methods.
• Optimised the graphic design of password unlocks to facilitate one-handed operations.
• Supported live wallpapers on the Lock screen.
• More screen-off clock styles.
• Added a simple Home screen mode, featuring larger fonts and icons and a clearer layout.
• Optimised the Camera UI for better user experience.
• OPPO Share now supports sharing files with Vivo and Xiaomi devices.
• Optimised the Contacts UI for a more efficient experience.
• Search Settings now supports fuzzy match and contains a search history.
• Soloop Video Editor: Create your video with one tap.
• Added DocVault, an app for easy management and use of your digital ID cards (available only on phones sold in India).
You can know more about the Oppo devices update by heading to our Oppo Updates portal.