OxygenOS 12 is OnePlus’ latest custom skin and it is based on the latest Android 12 firmware. In December of last year, OnePlus started the stable OxygenOS 12 for its OnePlus 9 lineup. The skin was in the testing phase and now OnePlus has started the OxygenOS 12 Closed Beta Program for OnePlus Nord users.
OnePlus officially started the news on their community forum, stating that the company will be inviting 150 people who meet the requirements to attend the Closed Beta Program. The program is limited to users in India and it is expected to become available for other regions in the coming days.
OxygenOS 12 features and expectations
The newest skin for OnePlus Nord – OxygenOS 12 – will come with several new features and the list includes features like Work-Life Balance 2.0, Canvas AOD 2.0, a new Theme Store, a new Notes app, a system-wide search bar, at-a-glance cards and widgets, and a lot more. Not only that, but you’ll also be able to access the standard features of Android 12 firmware.
Pre-requisites of joining the Closed Beta Program
- You must be using the Indian variant of the OnePlus Nord
- You must be an active OnePlus Community member
- You must be willing to communicate and report issues/suggestions to the OnePlus team regularly
- The Closed Beta Program isn’t a stable version and it is still in development. After you update to the Beta program version, you should be patient and tolerate the instability and accept the risks the unstable version might cause.
Apply for the OxygenOS 12 Closed Beta Program
The wait for the Android 12-based OxygenOS 12 is finally over and you’ll be able to join the Closed Beta Program by applying for it and hope to be selected for one of the 150 slots. Head over to the link mentioned below and fill out the application form to join the Closed Beta Program.
- Application form for OnePlus Nord OxygenOS 12 Closed Beta Program
If your application gets selected then you’ll be receiving the update via a special OTA. Before switching to the new firmware, ensure that you keep a back of all the important data in your OnePlus Nord.