New updates are added on May 25, 2020: The stable Oppo K5 Android 10 ColorOS 7 update is now available in more regions. A total quota of 1,00,000 for users in India, Indonesia, Vietnam & Thailand is available. So, hurry and grab the update by heading over to the Settings menu. The official version is arriving as C.02. Here is the complete changelog of the update:
• Brand new borderless design makes visuals more attractive and operation more efficient.
• Added OPPO Sans as the default font. The new font delivers a refreshing feel and fits well with OPPO’s pursuit of blending beauty and technology.
• Optimised user interfaces and improved one-handed operation.
• Drag an app out of Smart Sidebar to open it in Split-screen mode.
• Added two settings: Assistive Ball Opacity and Hide Assistive Ball on Fullscreen App.
• Optimised the Floating Window feature for more apps.
• Added a bubble: A bubble is displayed when you open an app in a floating window from the Smart Sidebar. Tap the bubble to collapse and open the app.
• Optimised 3-Finger Screenshot: Use 3 fingers to touch and hold the screen and swipe your fingers to adjust the screenshot size. Use 3 fingers to touch and hold the screen and swipe your fingers outwards to capture a long screenshot.
• Added screenshot settings: You can adjust the position of the screenshot preview floating window and set the screenshot sound.
• Optimised screenshot preview floating window: After taking a screenshot, drag it up and release to share it, or drag it down and release to take a long screenshot.
[Navigation Gestures 3.0]
• New gesture: Swipe inward from both sides of the screen and then hold to switch to the previous app.
• Optimised gestures: All gestures are supported in landscape mode.
• Added Dark Mode: Protects your eyes while reducing power consumption.
• Added Focus Mode: Shields you from outside distractions when you are learning or working.
• Added all new charging animation.
• Optimised the Quick Settings user interface for easier one-handed operation.
• Swipe left or right to ignore banner notifications.
• Added a pause function for screen recording.
• Added a floating window and settings for screen recording.
• New sounds added for file deletion, calculator key touches, and compass pointer.
• Optimised system pre-loaded ringtones.
• Added TalkBack floating prompts for Accessibility.
• Colour Accessibility Mode added to improve the user experience for visually impaired users.
• New management function for recent tasks: You can view memory information about recent tasks and lock apps.
• Optimised visual interaction for Game Space.
• Optimised the startup animation for Game Space.
• More live wallpapers.
• Added Art+ static wallpapers.
• Customise whether to open Global Search or the notification drawer when swiping down on the Home screen.
• Customise the size, shape, and style of app icons on the Home screen.
• Swipe up on the Lock screen to switch unlock methods.
• Optimised the graphic design of password unlocks to facilitate one-handed operations.
• Supported live wallpapers on the Lock screen.
• More screen-off clock styles.
• Added a simple Home screen mode, featuring larger fonts and icons and a clearer layout.
• Connect your phone to Wi-Fi networks using a random MAC address to avoid targeted ads and protect your privacy.
• In Quick Settings or Smart Sidebar, you can open Calculator in a floating
• Added the trim feature in Recordings.
• Added the Weather (dynamic) ringtone, which automatically adapts to the current weather.
• Added weather-adaptive animations in Weather.
• Optimised the Camera UI for better user experience.
• Optimised the Timer UI and sound.
• Optimised the Album UI for a clear hierarchy and quick lookup of photos.
• Added Album Recommendations that recognises more than 80 different scenes.
• OPPO Share now supports sharing files with vivo and Xiaomi devices.
• Optimised the Contacts UI for a more efficient experience.
• Search Settings now supports fuzzy match and contains a search history.
• Soloop Video Editor: Create your video with one tap.
• Added DocVault, an app for easy management and use of your digital ID cards (available only on phones sold in India).
New updates are added on May 20, 2020: The stable Android 10 update for Oppo K5 is now available for all the users in China. It is tagged with version number C.18 and is for the model PCNM00. Users are required to be running version A.19 or A.20 inorder to update your phone with the stable Android 10 update. Below is the official changelog of the update available for the device:
– The latest ColorOS version is detected for you, you are welcome to upgrade the experience!
– The ColorOS version is upgraded to ColorOS 7, and the Android version is upgraded to Android 10.
· New borderless design, new upgrade, more shocking visual, more efficient operation, more natural experience
· Added OPPO Sans default font, overall simple and elegant, full of technological beauty
· Added Breeno instructions, allowing you to complete daily tasks faster with fewer steps, and create personalized shortcut instructions
· Add Breeno voice, photo search function, voice search based on photo time, location, people, etc.
· Added Breeno voice, camera wake-up, voice switchable camera mode
· Added Breeno voice, open and close dark mode, query steps, open Breeno screen and other voice commands
· New Breeno suggestion, low battery reminder, automatically detect nearby charging treasure merchants when low battery
· Add Breeno sleep mode, enter dark mode at night, and turn on do not disturb
· New Breeno screen, meeting schedule information recognition, can add schedule with one click
· Optimized Breeno scan, independent code scanning and object recognition, easy to evoke
· New Breeno driving, can quickly open the phone, music, WeChat and a recently used application
· New Breeno quick view, news information module
· Optimize visual interaction and enhance one-handed operation experience
· Optimized the smart sidebar, replaced the file desk with file management, and removed three quick tools: Breeno voice, super clear visual effects, and notification do not disturb
· New note shortcut tool
· Added support for drag and drop applications to achieve fast split screen
· Add “buoy transparency” and “buoy full screen hide” setting items
· Optimize the range of floating window mode, more applications support the opening of floating window
· Added floating window bubble function, support rapid expansion / folding floating window
· Optimize the three-finger screenshot, you can press and slide with three fingers to select the screenshot area; long press and slide to drag out the screen to quickly take a long screenshot
· New screenshot setting, you can adjust the position of preview floating window, set prompt sound, etc.
· Optimize screenshot preview floating window, pull down to share, pull up floating window for long screenshot
“Navigation Gesture 3.0”
· Added swipe inward from both sides of the screen and stay to switch to the previous application
· Optimize all gestures to support landscape scenes
· Added flashback button, support desktop display of important information of navigation, taxi, game, one key to quickly return to the application
· New dark color mode, power saving and eye protection
· Added focus mode to help shield the outside world from interruptions when working or studying
· Added a new charging animation style
· Optimized control center interaction, one-handed operation experience is more friendly
· Added screen recording pause function
· Added screen recording floating window and recording settings
· New 360 cleaning engine
· Added new global themes with more playability
· Added global delete sound effect, calculator button sound, compass pointing sound feedback
· Optimize the built-in ringtone resources
· Added barrier-free TalkBack suspension prompt
· Add barrier-free color mode to improve the experience of visually impaired users
· Added the recent task management page, including the memory display of the latest task switch and application lock management
· Optimize the visual interaction in game space
· Optimize the startup animation of the game space
· Optimize the interaction and outgoing mode of game assistants, and add game console connection entrance
· Added new interactive live wallpaper
· Add Art + Static Wallpaper
· New desktop slide down setting item, you can customize to open the global search or notification center
· New desktop icon customization, you can customize the icon size, shape, style
· Optimize the unlocking process, switch to unlock mode
· Optimized password unlock visual, more convenient to unlock with one hand
· Added lock screen support for live wallpapers
· Optimize the screen style of interest screen, more personalized choices
· New desktop simple mode, larger font icons, more concise and clear
· Add password book function, automatically fill in the password, realize one-key login
· Added the usage time of the remote guard application, you can view the application status of the bound mobile phone in the past 7 days
· New remote guarding deactivation period, can set the deactivation period for binding mobile phones
· Add a new remote guard application to set a time limit, you can set the use time of the bound mobile application, and limit the number of games in some games
· Added one-key remote guard navigation, one-key navigation to the location of the bound mobile phone
· Added SOS emergency contact intelligent customer service for help. When the emergency contact does not answer the call, the intelligent customer service will help continue to call the emergency contact
· Add random MAC address to connect to WiFi, block targeted advertising, protect privacy, and make information more secure
· Added icon prompt in the status bar when using sensitive permissions, you can view the details of the specific called application, to prevent personal privacy disclosure
· Add permission usage record, you can view the history of application calling permissions
· Added the mode of palace notes
· Newly added background settings for notes, providing 6 colors and 4 skin backgrounds
· Added reminder function for note time, can set reminder time for memo items
· Added the function of deleting and retrieving the sticky notes. The deleted notes will be kept in the recently deleted folder for 30 days
· Add calculator small window mode, support quick start through control center and smart sidebar
· New recording cutting function, which can cut the existing recording to obtain important clips
Newly added calendar supports custom setting schedule repetition period
· Added alarm clock dynamic weather ringtone, matching different ringtones according to the weather of the day
· New weather animation effect, showing different dynamic effects according to different weather
· New file management Add OPPO cloud disk entry, can access OPPO cloud content
· Optimize camera interaction and enhance operating experience
· Optimized photo countdown interaction and prompt sound
· Optimize the interaction of album atlas, the level is clearer, and it is more convenient to find pictures
· New album recommendation, support more than 80 types of scene recognition
· Added OPPO intercommunication to support intercommunication with vivo and Xiaomi devices
· Optimize the phone book vision to bring a more concise and efficient experience
· Add a quick setting page for unfamiliar calls, add a contact with one key, add a mark or join a blacklist
· Add a period of deactivation, customize the period of deactivation, effectively manage mobile phone usage
· New application setting time limit, you can set the duration of the application, limit the number of games in some games, to prevent apps and games from indulging
· Optimized setting search function, support fuzzy search and search record display
· Newly added Soloop to record, better understand your video intelligent creation tool
· Add health, monitor sports health data, provide health services
New updates are added on April 30, 2020: So, finally Oppo has released the exact date on which the Oppo K5 will be updated with the ColorOS 7 (Android 10) update. As per the announcement, the Oppo K5 is scheduled to get the beta update on May 20, 2020. This also means that the users have to wait for a bit more till the stable update hits on their devices.
New updates are added on April 7, 2020: The second batch of the ColorOS 7 (Android 10) update for the Oppo K5 is now rolling out. In fact, the second batch now has an extended user limit to 8000. This new beta update is available for Oppo K5 devices with model number PCNM00. Moreover, the devices should be running software version A.18 or A.19 to be eligible to receive this update.
Oppo K5 fans rejoice, as the early adopter ColorOS 7 (Android 10) beta update is now finally live for the users in China. The update is, however, limited to about 2,000 users. Users of Oppo K5 need to running version A.18 in order to be eligible to receive this beta update. In fact, this update brings in tons of features for the devices along with all the goodies of Android 10 for the device.
The users who are fortunate enough to get enroll themselves in this update will get the beta update on their devices within 3 days. Those users who cannot enroll themselves in the Android 10 beta program can wait for the second batch. You can check out the annoucnement made on the ColorOS 7 official community platform:
OPPO K5 users have been waiting for a long time,
The long-awaited ColorOS 7 For OPPO K5 limited early adopter is officially open!
The number of early adopters is limited to 2,000. Because the quality of the early adopter version needs to be continuously optimized, so the amount of early adopters is currently small. Please forgive me.
Under the premise of ensuring the quality of the version, we will speed up the increase of the adaptation speed and continuously optimize the experience to bring you better and better ColorOS 7.
Below is the official changelog (translated from Chinese) of this new update for the Oppo K5:
- New borderless design upgrades, more stunning visuals, more efficient operations, and a more natural experience
- Added OPPO Sans default font, overall simple and elegant, full of technological beauty
- Added Breeno instructions, allowing you to complete daily tasks faster with fewer steps, and create personalized shortcut instructions
- Added Breeno voice and photo search function, can perform voice search according to photo time, place, person, etc.
- Added Breeno voice, camera wake-up, and can switch camera mode by voice
- Added Breeno voice, open and close dark mode, query step count, open Breeno screen and other voice commands
- Added Breeno suggestion, low battery reminder, automatic detection of nearby power bank merchants when low battery
- Added Breeno sleep mode, enter dark mode at night, and turn on DND
- Added Breeno screen, meeting schedule information identification, you can add a schedule with one click
- Optimized Breeno scan, independent scanning and identification, easy to evoke
- Added Breeno driving, which can quickly open the phone, music, WeChat and a recently used application
- Added Breeno quick tour, news information module
- Optimize visual interaction and enhance one-handed operating experience
- Optimize the smart sidebar, replace the file table with file management, and remove the Breeno voice, ultra-clear visual effects, and notification not to disturb three shortcut tools
- Add notes shortcut tool
- Added support for drag and drop applications to achieve fast split screen
- Added “buoy transparency” and “buoy full screen hidden” settings
- Optimize the floating window mode adaptation range, more applications support floating window opening
- Added floating window bubble function to support fast expansion / collapse of floating window
- Optimized three-finger screen capture, you can press and slide with three fingers to select the screen capture area; long press and slide down to drag the screen to quickly take a screenshot
- Added screenshot settings, which can adjust the position of the preview floating window, set the prompt sound, etc.
- Optimize screenshots to preview floating windows, pull down to share, and pull up floating windows for long screenshots
“Navigation Gesture 3.0”
- Added swipe in from the sides of the screen and pause to switch to the previous app
- Optimize all gestures to support landscape scenes
- Added flashback button, support desktop display of important information of navigation, taxi, game, one-click to quickly return to the application
- Added dark mode, saving power and protecting eyes
- Added focus mode to help block outside interruptions while working or studying
- Added new charging animation style
- Optimize the control center interaction, making the one-handed operation experience more friendly
- Added screen recording pause function
- Added screen recording floating window and recording settings
- Added 360 cleaning engine
- New global themes, themes add more playability
- Added global delete sound effects, calculator key sounds, compass pointing sound feedback
- Optimize built-in ringtone resources
- Added accessibility TalkBack hover tips
- Added accessibility color mode to improve the user experience of visually impaired users
- Added the latest task management page, including the latest task display memory information switch and application lock management
- Optimize visual interaction in game space
- Optimize game space to start animation
- Optimize game assistant interaction and callout methods, add gamepad connection entrance
- Added new interactive live wallpaper
- Added Art + Static Wallpaper
- Added desktop sliding settings, which can be customized to open the global search or notification center
- Add desktop icon customization, you can customize icon size, shape, style
- Optimize the unlocking process, you can switch the unlocking mode by swiping up
- Optimize password unlocking vision, more convenient for one-handed unlocking
- Added lock screen support for live wallpapers
- Optimize the screen clock style, more personality choices
- Added desktop simple mode, larger font icon, more concise and clear
- Add password function, auto-fill password, realize one-click login
- Added the remote guard application usage time, you can view the use of the mobile phone in the past 7 days
- Added remote guard deactivation period, you can set the deactivation period of the bound mobile phone
- Added a time limit for the remote guard application. You can set the duration of the mobile phone application to limit the number of games.
- Add remote guard one-click navigation, one-click navigation to the location of the bound mobile phone
- Added SOS emergency contact smart customer service for help. When the emergency contact does not answer the call, the intelligent customer service will help continue to call the emergency contact
- Add a random MAC address to connect to WiFi, block targeted advertising, protect privacy, and make information more secure
- Added status bar icon prompts when using sensitive permissions, you can view the details of the specific invoked application to prevent personal privacy from leaking
- Added permission usage records, you can view the history of application call permissions
- Add note grid pattern
- Added note background setting, providing 6 colors and 4 skin backgrounds
- Added note time reminder function, can set reminder time for reminder
- Added the function of deleting and retrieving notes, deleted notes will be kept in the recently deleted folder for 30 days
- Added calculator small window mode, support quick start through control center and smart sidebar
- Add recording trimming function, which can trim existing recordings and get important clips
- Added calendar support to customize the recurrence period of the schedule
- Add alarm clock dynamic weather ringtone to match different ringtones according to the weather of the day
- Added weather animation effects, showing different motion effects according to different weather
- New file management, add OPPO cloud disk entry, access OPPO cloud content
- Optimize camera interaction and improve operation experience
- Optimize camera countdown interaction and prompt sound
- Optimize the album and album interaction, the level is clearer, and the picture is more convenient
- Added album recommendation, support more than 80 types of scene recognition
- Added OPPO mutual transmission support to communicate with vivo and Xiaomi devices
- Optimize phonebook vision, bring more concise and efficient experience
- Add new phone number shortcut settings page, one-click to create new contacts, add tags or blacklist
- Add new inactive periods, customize inactive periods, and effectively manage phone usage time
- Added time limit for new applications, you can set the duration of application use, limit the number of games in some games, and prevent apps and games from being addicted
- Optimized search function, support fuzzy search and search record display
- Added Soloop Instant Recording to better understand your video intelligent creation tools
- Add health, monitor sports health data, and provide health services
You can follow the below Application Method to enroll your self in this beta program if you are in China:
▶ Application method of the official version (the early adopter application channel can be detected from 10:00 on February 22):
1. Make sure your phone version has been upgraded to A.18 version ;
2. Enter system settings, click software update, and click the settings button in the upper right corner;
4. Successfully recruited users will receive version pushes within 3 days , please be patient.
PS. If the quota is full, please wait patiently for the next batch of quotas to open.