OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro recovering OxygenOS 12 based on Android 12 after suspension





OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro once again get OxygenOS 12 based on Android 12. The latest version is promised to address the issues introduced by the previous update, which started rolling out last week. OnePlus had suspended the latest update to the OnePlus 9 series after users complained about the bugs and issues it carried. Similar to OnePlus, Samsung has reportedly resumed the stable update from Android 12 – after putting it on hold due to reported issues. It is reportedly rolling on the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 3 smartphones.

Last week, OnePlus released the original Android 12-based OxygenOS 12 for the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. This update introduced bugs, including those affecting mobile data connectivity, notifications, and even freeze and display issues, among others. The company eventually suspended this release and is rolling out a new software package that is expected to fix the previous issues.

While OnePlus 9 receives software version LE2111_11_C.39 for Indian users and LE2115_11_C.39 for consumers worldwide, OnePlus 9 Pro gets LE2121_11_C.39 in India and LE2125_11_C.39 in global markets, according to an official announcement posted on the OnePlus Community Forums.

In terms of changes, OnePlus said the new version of OxygenOS improves the smoothness of fingerprint unlocking, optimizes system power consumption, and fixes a screen tearing issue when returning to the home screen. after playing some games. The update is also promised to fix the issue that was causing the notification bar to appear blank for some users. In addition, there are improvements on the part of the connectivity of the camera and the network.

The Android 12-based OxygenOS 12 update for OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro also contains the December 2021 Android security patch.

“As always, this OTA will be incremental. The OTA will reach a small percentage of users today, and we’ll start a larger rollout in a few days, ”the company said.

OnePlus has acknowledged that despite being a bugfix release, the new version of OxygenOS does not address some of the reported issues, such as the autofill feature in Chrome and the temporary lack of access to the Ultra HD 48 megapixel primary and auxiliary camera on the Google Camera app. For these issues, a follow-up update is planned, the company said.

Meanwhile, users can check for the latest update on their OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro by going to the Settings > System > System updates.

Just like the flagship OnePlus phones, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 3 had also started receiving Android 12-based One UI 4 in South Korea which was suspended last week after users reported major bugs, including those that cause devices to brick. (or become unresponsive) in some cases.

SamMobile reports that Samsung is preparing a new software version for the two foldable phones in South Korea. While the update for Galaxy Z Flip 3 carries firmware version F711NKSU2BUL4, Galaxy Z Fold 3 gets firmware version F926NKSU1BUL4, according to the report.

Samsung may bring this update to Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 3 users in countries other than South Korea in the coming days.


Are the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 still made for enthusiasts – or are they good enough for everyone? We discussed it on Orbital, the Gadgets 360 podcast. Orbital is available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon Music, and wherever you get your podcasts.




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