OnePlus is rolling out the October 2022 security update for the Nord N200 smartphone users in North America. Being a security update, the new firmware aims to eliminate hidden security threats and exploits in the device’s system. Further, it enhances the overall performance grade and makes the handset more reliable.
It’s been a long time since OnePlus Nord N200 received fruitful updates. Hence, to experience a more stable and efficient security system, we recommend installing the latest firmware as soon as it touches the notification panel of your smartphone.
For your information, October 2022 security update for the OnePlus Nord N200 is landing on the OxygenOS 12 with version DE2118_11_C.18. Though there isn’t any specific information about the package size, we advise you to keep at least 300MB of storage space free to avoid any interruption in the installation.
As of the changelog, the update doesn’t bring any major changes to the system. However, it reads the following points for the system:
- Android OS upgrade to OxygenOS 12
- Android security patch upgrades to October 2022 and general bugs fix.
To be specific, the new firmware will resolve the known security bugs that have been resulting in lagging and low performance of the device. Meanwhile, the stable OxygenOS 12 upgrade will help in boosting the functioning of the system. Thus, the update is beneficial in both manners.
How to install the latest update?
Currently, the update is taking place via the OTA distribution method. In the meantime, you can check for the latest firmware in your phone’s update section and can install it manually.
- Go to the Settings menu
- Tap on the System option
- Select System Updates
- Click on Check for Updates
- Let the device search for a suitable firmware
- To the available update, click Download and Install
The whole installation procedure could take time, hence do not panic and keep patience. Also, the update will not affect your device data, yet it’s better to opt for a backup beforehand.