OnePlus 9 series updates: OnePlus 9R hotfix remedies power usage issues

Welcome to the OnePlus 9 series update hub. Here you’ll find the latest information on updates to the OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro, and OnePlus 9R. We’ll detail the current software versions for each device and alert you if there’s a new update rolling out. OnePlus usually pushes out Oxygen OS updates to the OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro, with the 9R receiving separate updates.

  • Current stable version: Android 11
  • When will the OnePlus 9 get Android 12? October 2021 (Estimated)

Latest OnePlus 9, 9 Pro, and 9R updates

June 4, 2021: The OnePlus 9R is getting an important update this week. Oxygen OS doesn’t bring any new features, but the hotfix build does remedy the phone’s power consumption issues “in specific scenarios.” The update also brings a few other fixes for unspecified issues. See the full but brief changelog below:

  • System
    • Reduced power consumption in specific scenarios
    • Fixed known issues for a better experience

To check if an update is available, head to Settings > System > System updates on your device.

Previous OnePlus 9, 9 Pro, and 9R updates

  • May 29, 2021: Oxygen OS brought a few camera-related improvements as well as tweaks in general to the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro.
  • May 18, 2021: Oxygen OS is now rolling out to the OnePlus 9R. Per the changelog, the update brings a host of system fixes, addresses a Notes sync issue, and improves OnePlus Games, the Gallery, and camera stability. The update also includes the May 2021 Android security patch.
  • May 7, 2021: Oxygen OS landed on the OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro. It brought improved charging performance, fixed several system issues and network stability, and improved Wi-Fi performance. It also brought improvements to the camera systems’ HDR effects and white balance. The May 2021 security patch completed the changelog.
  • April 19, 2021: Oxygen OS arrived on the OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro. It brought the April 2021 security patch, numerous fixes, and improvements to the camera performance.
  • April 6, 2021: The OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro gained Oxygen OS The update brought system power consumption improvements, and improved camera and network performance.
  • April 1, 2021: Oxygen OS landed as the OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro’s second update. It brought several improvements to the phones’ camera systems, a tweak to dark mode, and additional system fixes. It also brought the March 2021 security patch.
  • March 24, 2021: The first patch to the OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro arrived in the form of Oxygen OS

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