Oppo has been known to have a quiet run in the market. It releases a bunch of phones throughout the year and always tries to stay in the headlines. Oppo has some of the decent mid-range smartphones in the market and in the smartphone market like India, where customers want good value for their money, Oppo has established itself, more or less like a brand that provides good value for money paid.
Oppo F9 is such a phone which was launched back in 2018 and it packs some decent specs for the price asked. In this post, we will give you a dedicated software update tracker for the Oppo F9, that will keep you informed about the latest update whenever Oppo rolls out for the phone. This post will be a one-stop-shop for your if you own an Oppo F9 phone to get all the latest information about the latest update. So, with that being said, let us get straight into the article itself:
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Oppo F9 – Device Overview
The display on the Oppo F9 is 6.3-inches TFT with 2340 by 1080 pixels resolution. Under the hood, the phone is powered by a MediaTek Helio P60 processor coupled with 4/6 GB of RAM. The phone is juiced by a 3500 mAh battery and it supports Fast Charging 20W which the company calls VOOC Charging. The Oppo F9 offers up to 64GB of onboard storage which can be expanded using the dedicated microSD card slot.
Talking about the cameras, the rear camera has a dual-lens setup with a 16MP and 2MP shooters. For selfies, there is a 25 MP wide lens. Both the rear and the front camera is capable of recording 1080@30fps. Moreover, the phone has all the necessary sensors and the fingerprint scanner is located on the back of the phone.
Software Update Tracker
Here you will get all the information about the latest updates pushed for the Oppo F9 smartphone. Note that the latest updates will be added to the bottom of this table. So, keep checking back often to keep your phone up to date with the latest update.
• Added the October 2020 Android security patches to enhance system security.
||Added the December 2020 Android security patches to enhance system security|
How To Check For Software Update In Oppo F9?
Oppo, like other OEMs, pushes new updates via OTA in batches. So, it will take some time in hitting all the units. However, you can always check out for the latest updates rolled over by the OEM for your phone by heading over to:
- Go to Settings.
- Tap on About Phone.
- Then Software Update.
How To Manually Update Using A Firmware File?
There are basically, two methods via which you can update your Oppo F9 smartphone. Note that you need to have the correct firmware file on your phone in order to update your device. However, first of all make sure that you have backup the data on your phone and have at least 50% battery charged on your phone.
- Firstly, download the firmware file from the update tracker given above.
- Then paste the firmware file into the internal storage of the Oppo F9.
- Go over to Settings.
- Tap System Updates.
- Click on the Gear icon found at the top right corner.
- Select the downloaded firmware file.
- The installation will begin and once it is done, your device will reboot.
- That’s it!
Update via Recovery
- You need to go to the official website of Oppo.
- Select your country or region.
- Go to Support>>Software Updates.
- Download and place the firmware file in the internal storage of your Oppo device.
- Turn OFF your device.
- You need to press and hold the Power and Volume Down buttons to enter Recovery Mode.
- In the Recovery Mode, select Install from storage device>>From phone storage.
- Locate the firmware and tap Yes.
- The update will begin.
- That’s it!
So, there you have it from my side in this dedicated Oppo F9 software update tracker. Make sure to keep a check on this update tracker if you own an Oppo F9 smartphone in order to keep it up to date with the latest update. We will keep updating this post once a new update goes live for the smartphone. In the meantime, if you find this post awesome, then for more such coverage, you can head over to our check out our Windows Guides, Gaming Guides, Social Media Guides, iPhone, and Android Guides to read more. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube Channel for awesome videos related to Android, iOS, Gaming, and much more. Until the next post…Cheers!