OPPO launches ColorOS 13 (Android 13) and the list of phones that will receive the update within the first half of 2023

OPPO unveils ColorOS 13 Based on the Android 13 system, which has been changed in both the appearance of the UI to make it look more modern and more usable And of course, it will come with new features that will allow us to use our beloved mobile phone more efficiently. In addition, security and privacy are tighter and more intimate.

New UI style Aquamorphic Design

ColorOS 13 has redesigned the UI to be more comfortable on the eyes with a blue color that is inspired by the water during sunrise and sunset. It also increases the screen area by reducing the density of the information displayed on the screen while the font is adjusted to be wider. Make it easier for users to read messages.

Upgrade Always-On Display

The Always-On Display feature has been optimized to make it easier for users to access the information on the screen. and while Always-On Display is showing The screen refreshes the refresh rate down to 1Hz to reduce power consumption. (Only models that use LTPO 2.0 screen)

It also increases the display of app information so that it can be accessed from the Always-On Display screen without having to unlock the screen as often as the Spotify app can switch songs. Or press to select the playlist at all.

Added animations to the Always-On Display, this time in the Homeland theme. It’s a cute animation of different animals that alternate with the temperature of the world. The ice sheet, home to polar bears and penguins, will shrink. It helps us to be aware of global warming as well.

That’s not all, because there are also other Always-On Display formats, such as Bitmoji Always-On Display as our own emoji or Insight Always-On Display, a color bar showing the number of times the face is unlocked. Screen on a daily basis that how often we use our mobile phones

new app icon design

App icons in ColorOS 13 have been redesigned to make them easier to see with darker colors. It has also improved the functionality of folders that include apps to make it easier to use. Usually the folder we include apps is 1×1 size to save screen space. But if we want to open an app that is in that folder. then press and hold The folder will expand to a size of 2×2 to make it easier to see what apps are in it.

Shelf is a widget bar.

ColorOS 13 will add the Shelf feature, which is a bar for collecting widgets of apps that can be easily commanded from the Shelf page without having to open the full app like Clock, Weather, Google Calendar, Spotify, Gallery. Laurie, etc. The Quick settings bar is more versatile. Especially playing music from different apps because it shows a small control panel that can press play-pause-change songs easily.

Multi-Screen Connect connects your mobile screen to your tablet.

One of the cool features of ColorOS 13 that allows us to connect OPPO mobile to tablet. (Now supports OPPO Pad Air) makes the screen of the mobile phone appear on the tablet screen for us to press. Plus, it’s easy to drag and drop files between devices.

It’s not all yet connected to the tablet. Because the ColorOS 13 mobile phone is also connected to a PC so that the mobile screen can be displayed on the notebook screen in up to 3 windows, one for showing the main page of the mobile phone and the other 2 windows to show other open apps. from mobile

Omoji Create emojis to use on other apps.

Omoji or 3D emojis that we create ourselves in ColorOS 13 can be used to show on the Always-On Display or can be created to be used as the face of people in Contact as well (Omoji only supports mobile phones with RAM more than 8GB)

Blossom Wallpaper Wallpaper shows the frequency of mobile usage.

A new feature to remind you how much you use your phone every day, Blossom Wallpaper is a flower wallpaper that grows more and more each time you unlock the screen. and when we use the mobile phone to the point that the flowers are in full bloom Instead, the flower becomes a metal sculpture. In addition, the color of the flowers will change according to the colors of the apps that we use the most.

More security and privacy

ColorOS 13 will increase user privacy in a variety of ways. such as features Auto Pixelate to blur profile pictures and names for screenshots of chat apps like Messenger and WhatsApp with just one tap. And there is also a file lock feature. Private Safe That will encrypt files on your device and store them separately in Private Safe.

And another feature that comes with Android 13 is to clear the data that we used to copy, such as passwords, websites, ID numbers, etc. The system will delete the data that we have copied over a period of time.

Schedule and list of OPPO mobile phones that will receive the ColorOS 13 update

For the list of OPPO mobile phones that will receive the ColorOS 13 update, including the timing of it is as follows.

August 2022

  • Find X5 Pro, Find X5 (Today onwards)

September 2022

October 2022

  • Reno8 5G, Reno7 Pro 5G, Reno7 5G, Reno7, Reno6 5G
  • F21 Pro, K10 5G, A77 5G, A76

November 2022

  • 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

December 2022

  • Find X5 Lite 5G, Find X3 Neo 5G, Find X3 Lite 5G, Find X2 Pro, Find X2 Pro Automobili Lamborghini Edition, Find X2
  • Reno8, Reno8 Z 5G, Reno5 5G, Reno5 Z 5G
  • A94 5G(Elsa), A74 5G

first half of 2023

  • OPPO Pad Air
  • Reno8 Lite 5G, Reno7 Lite 5G, Reno7 A, Reno6, Reno6 Lite, Reno5, Reno5 Marvel Editio, Reno5 F, Reno5 Lite, Reno5 A
  • F19 Pro, F19, F19s, A95, A94, A77, A74, A57, A57s, A55, A54 5G, A54s, A53s 5G, A16s

The update schedule of each mobile phone model may change slightly from now on. but would not delay much from the original schedule (if you really have to postpone)