OnePlus has rolled out the latest OxygenOS 13 update, based on Android 13, for its mid-range device, the Nord N300. This software update is the first major upgrade for the device since its launch with Android 12 pre-installed. The company is gradually pushing the update with the firmware version CPH2389_11_C.13 to Nord N300 devices globally.
Although the official changelog for the update is not yet available, early reports indicate that it brings a range of new features and improvements. The update, which weighs in at 4.29GB, includes the March 2023 security patch level and a number of enhancements.
According to Twitter user Scott Derek, the OxygenOS 13 update brings several new features such as Aquamorphic design elements, a new world clock widget, the ability to create large folders on the home screen, new media playback controls, new markup tools for screenshot editing, a sidebar toolbox for managing floating window apps, and several optimizations for the Always-On display. Additionally, the update includes HyperBoost GPA 4.0 for faster gaming, among other features.
To update your OnePlus Nord N300 to OxygenOS 13, you can navigate to the Settings menu, select the Software Update option, and then click on Check for the New Updates. The update will then be downloaded and installed on your device. If you are in a hurry, you can upgrade your device manually using the OnePlus updater app and sideload it using the local upgrade method. Before updating, ensure that you have backed up your important data and that your device has enough battery charge (at least 30%).
Overall, the OxygenOS 13 update for OnePlus Nord N300 brings significant improvements and new features that enhance the user experience. It is advised that you update your Nord N300 to this most recent software version in order to benefit from the newest Android features and security improvements.