Follow the guide below to download and install the official OxygenOS 11 Open Beta on the OnePlus Nord. OnePlus is releasing the first OxygenOS 11 build based on Android 11. The build is OxygenOS 11 Open Beta 1 and is available on the OnePlus Nord.
The new update brings a new UI visual design, new weather UI, Game space, Always-on Ambient display function, Dark mode, Zen mode, and more. Follow the instructions below to learn how to download and install the new OxygenOS 11 build.
Download OxygenOS 11 Beta (Android 11) on OnePlus Nord
Warning: This is the first OxygenOS 11 beta software. While it might be stable enough to be used as a daily driver, it is not as stable as an official OTA update. There might be bugs that have gone under the radar. Please proceed at your own risk.
How To Install OxygenOS 11 Beta on OnePlus Nord
Note: This is a beta release. The firmware does not have any known bugs and can be installed on all supported devices.
The firmware listed below is compatible only with OnePlus Nord. Please do not try installing the firmware on any other OnePlus devices, or you might break your phone. Please proceed at your own risk.
Step 1: Download the OxygenOS 11 Beta file from the download links above. Transfer the file to the root storage of your phone. Make sure that the file is in the root directory of the phone, otherwise, you might not be able to find the file.
Step 2: Go to Settings > System > System Updates and tap the gear icon on the top right-hand side of the screen.
Step 3: Tap on Local Upgrade. Find the file you just downloaded and select it. Once you have selected the file, tap on Install.
Step 4: The phone will begin extracting the archive and flash the proper files.
Wait for the installation process to finish. The phone will automatically reboot. When the phone boots up, it will run on the new Android 11 update. If you have any questions, let us know below.