ColorOS 11 review: OPPO's customisation features add zing to Android 11 OS

Based on the Android 11 operating system, ColorOS 11 brings most of the features that Google operating systems natively support

Khalid Anzar New Delhi
ColorOS 11

ColorOS 11 offers a refined user experience through personalisation options, which improve its look and feel

Like many peers, Chinese smartphone maker OPPO uses a custom-tuned Android operating system on its smartphones. Named ColorOS, this custom OS is built on Android but with a custom skin on top. The OPPO ColorOS has come a long way over the years and its latest iteration, ColorOS 11, is much improved from the previous one, ColorOS 7. Based on Android 11 operating system, ColorOS 11 brings most of the features that Google operating systems natively support. Besides, it boasts several value-added features and customisation options for a personalised user experience.

ColorOS 11 does not look thematically different from ColorOS 7 but it has new features and customisation options that make all the difference. From custom wallpapers to new accent colours, fonts and notification drawer icons, theme customisations are deeply integrated within the OS for a personalised user experience. Moreover, some of the older-generation features have also been enhanced. For example, the fingerpri


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First Published: Nov 13 2020 | 9:45 AM IST

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