Oppo has started rolling out its latest ColorOS 13 update to global users. The new update which Oppo refers to as its biggest update ever, is based Android 13. The update comes with a brand-new Aquamorphic Design for a smooth and comfortable visual experience and a user-friendly UI.
The update is expected to be received by a good number of the company’s smartphone. Among these, is the Find X5 and Find X5 Pro, which will be among the first device to get the update. Check out the features of ColorOS 13 below.
Aquamorphic Design: Concise and comfortable UI:
The update introduces Oppo’s new Aquamorphic Design. The feature brings a fluid, bright, and inclusive UI for ColorOS 13. ColorOS 13 has a new Theme Palette inspired by sunrise and sunset at sea level, and a revamped system font increases readability in any language. ColorOS 13’s Aquamorphic Design, along with its card-styled layout, gives a concise and enjoyable visual experience.
Quantum Animation Engine:
ColorOS 13 provides a more intuitive user experience by integrating Aquamorphic Effects into system animations, UI, and the Quantum Animation Engine with new Behavioral Prediction on users’ control intentions. Empty State Illustrations, Adaptive Layouts for varied screen sizes, and highly recognizable icons boost readability and simplicity of use.
Always-On Display: Homeland
New Always-On Display animations called “Homeland” depict wild animals in nature. Always-On Display animations show how animals’ dwellings vary based on daily temperature fluctuations to draw attention to climate change and the environment we share.
Dynamic Computing Engine:
ColorOS 13 introduces the Dynamic Computing Engine, which improves battery life and allows for more background apps. The Dynamic Computing Engine from OPPO finds a good balance between high performance and low power use to make the battery last longer. It keeps more apps alive in the background, allowing you to switch between them without losing status or suffering slowdown.
Smart Always-On Display:
In ColorOS 13, the Smart Always-On Display can now show information from music apps and food delivery apps. This gives people faster access to information and more control over how music plays and other tasks. OPPO teamed up with Bitmoji and Spotify to offer convenient and personalized experiences on the Smart Always-On Display. Based on OPPO’s leading-edge LTPO2.0 technology, the refresh rate of the Always-On Display is lowered to 1 hertz to save 30% of power in some situations.
Smart Home Screen Management:
Other smart home screen management features like large folders, shelves, and home screen widgets enable users to instantly access needed information.
Meeting Assistant can prioritize wireless data packages to improve online meeting connections. It streamlines banner notifications to reduce distractions and lets users add an OPPO Notes shortcut to take meeting minutes in a small pop-up window.
Multi-screen Connect offers seamless connectivity between your smartphone and the OPPO Pad Air, and between your smartphone and a PC. File Transfer supports additional file formats without hardware constraints, enhancing productivity and ease. Multi-screen Connect lets smartphone users show various mobile apps on a PC.
Privacy And Security Protection:
ColorOS 13 incorporates Android 13’s privacy features. The system deletes clipboard history after a short time to prevent malware-caused leaks. With Nearby Wi-Fi 6, users can access Wi-Fi without exposing their location. OPPO’s proprietary technology strengthens privacy and security.
Based on an on-device algorithm model, Auto Pixelate can blur away profile photographs and names in conversation screenshots with one tap, and the new Private Safe is encrypted with AES for high security. ColorOS 13 delivers privacy and safety based on ePrivacy, TRUSTe, ISO27701, and ISO27001.
ColorOS 13 Rollout Plan:
According to Oppo, the company plans to upgrade 35 smartphone models with the latest update this year. A total of 160 million users in 60 countries and regions is expected to receive the update. Below is a full list of devices, scheduled to receive ColorOS 13.
|Date||List Of Device|
|From August 2022||Find X5 Pro, Find X5|
|From September||Find X3 Pro
Reno8 Pro 5G
|From October||Reno8 5G, Reno7 Pro 5G, Reno7 5G, Reno7, Reno6 5G
F21 Pro, K10 5G, A77 5G, A76
|From November||Reno7 Z 5G, Reno6 Pro 5G, Reno6 Pro 5G Diwali Edition, Reno6 Z 5G, Reno5 Pro 5G, Reno5 Pro
F21 Pro 5G, F19 Pro+, K10, A96
|From December||Find X5 Lite 5G, Find X3 Neo 5G, Find X3 lite 5G, Find X2 Pro, OPPO Find X2 Pro Automobili Lamborghini Edition, Find X2
Reno8, Reno8 Z 5G, Reno5 5G, Reno5 Z 5G
A94 5G (Elsa), A74 5G
|From H1 2023||Oppo Pad Air
Reno8 Lite 5G, Reno7 Lite 5G, Reno7 A, Reno6, Reno6 Lite, Reno5, Reno5 Marvel Edition, Reno5 F, Reno5 Lite, Reno5 A
F19 Pro, F19, F19s, A95, A94, A77, A74, A57, A57s, A55, A54 5G, A54s, A53s 5G, A16s
How to Apply to ColorOS 13 beta:
To apply for the ColorOS 13 beta on eligible devices, Go to settings > About device > Tap the icon on the top right > “Trial version” Fill in the required information and Apply. Once your application is verified and approved, you will be getting a ColorOS 13 beta update within a couple of days or more depending on the region, availability, etc.