Oppo is rolling out the Android 10-based ColorOS 7 software update for the Oppo F7 smartphone in India. The device was scheduled to get the update by the second half of the year, and Oppo has lived up to its promise. The latest update for the Oppo F7 bumps up the software build version to CPH1819EX_11.F.11. It is about 2645MB in firmware size, depending on the region.
As per the changelog, the new software build brings the latest June 2020 Android security patch to the device, RPRNA reports. It additionally adds a new borderless design that makes visuals more attractive and operation more efficient. Oppo is pushing out the update in a tentative rollout. So, it could take a while before reaching all Oppo F7 units gradually. Users will receive a push notification to download the update. Alternatively, the update can also be checked by going to the Settings menu section on the device.
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The ColorOS 7 update for the Oppo F7 smartphone will come with changes in the overall UX design and a revamped Camera UI. The new Android 10 OS will further bring dark mode, redesigned icons, smoother animation, and gesture navigation support. It also implements more features such as smart reply, better privacy, location controls, and others.
Oppo F7 features, specifications
The Oppo F7 made its debut back in March 2018. The smartphone flaunts a 6.23-inch IPS LCD screen with a 19:9 ratio aspect ratio. The panel operates at FHD+ (1080×2280 pixels) resolution. The device also sports a single-camera setup at the back, including a 16-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture. On the front, it has a 25-megapixel selfie camera.
The Oppo F7 features a Mediatek Helio P60 SoC, paired with a Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. The device packs a 3,400mAh battery and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. In terms of connectivity, the smartphone supports Wi-Fi dual-band, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 4G LTE, and a micro-USB 2.0 port for charging.