OnePlus 7 Pro 5G owners will need to wait until next year for Android 10

Update, October 29, 2019 (8:44AM ET): The OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7 may be finally receiving Android 10, but there’s one 7 series phone that’s been left in the dark. Now, OnePlus has confirmed that the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G will eventually be upgraded to OxygenOS 10 — though users will have to wait until the new year to see it.

Writing in a thread on the OnePlus community forums (h/t: XDA-Developers), the company’s global community manager said they planned to release the Android 10 update for the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G in Q1 2020.

Read: When should you expect to receive Android 10?

More specifically, the OnePlus representative says this update will be coming to the EE variant. There’s no word if the update will hit other variants in that same time-frame.

Either way, it’s a little disappointing to see the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G only getting Android 10 next year. This means the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T, scheduled to receive the stable update in November, will get the update before a 2019 model.

Welcome to the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro updates hub. Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about the latest Android updates for the two devices, including their current versions and when future updates are likely to arrive.

Both the 7 and 7 Pro run OxygenOS, OnePlus’ proprietary Android skin. OxygenOS is known for fast updates that come for a very long time, so be sure to bookmark this page and visit often.

Note the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro sometimes receive updates at the same time. Also, note that the T-Mobile variant of the OnePlus 7 Pro might receive software updates at a later date.

OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro updates

  • Current stable version: Android 10
  • When will the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro get Android 10? Stable update already available via OTA

The OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro launched on May 14, 2019, with the then-latest version of Android, Android 9 Pie. It’s expected both devices will receive at least two major Android updates in the future.

Unlocked variants of the two phones started receiving Android 10 in late September, though many users didn’t see the OTA for weeks after before OnePlus quietly shelved it due to a few pesky bugs. The rollout began anew in mid-October as OxygenOS version 10.0.1.

The pair are expected to see Android 11 in 2020. It’s possible that it will also receive an update to Android 12 in 2021, as the OnePlus 3T received four flavors of Android during its update lifespan (Marshmallow, Nougat, Oreo, and Pie).

  Android 10 Android 11
OnePlus 7 Pro — US unlocked Yes TBA
OnePlus 7 Pro — T-Mobile TBA TBA
OnePlus 7 Pro — International unlocked Yes TBA
OnePlus 7 — International unlocked Yes TBA

OnePlus 7 red back panel with camera and logo

Let us know which OnePlus 7/7 Pro update you’re rocking in the comments, and if you’ve spotted a recent update we’ve missed, tip us!

Looking for another device update? Head to our general Android 10 update tracker at the link.


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