vivo Funtouch OS 13 released: vivo & iQOO devices getting it

vivo has introduced Funtouch OS 13 for global users. Based on Android 13, this combines vivo’s design-driven value with new and better personalization options, privacy and security measures, and control functions for a smoother, uninterrupted experience.

vivo wants its consumers to express their creativity and uniqueness through their devices while having a seamless experience.

Monochrome icon feature

Funtouch OS 13 gives customers additional home screen graphic customization. Users can match their home screen icons to their background, system, and app interfaces with the monochrome icon feature. On top of that, the new system allows users to adjust colours on their system’s UI and built-in apps, like their notification panels, volume control, calculator, and clock.

It can match the app interface’s colour to the user’s background and theme to personalize the device. Apply built-in colours to the notification panel and volume controls. For unique phone styling, extract colour from your wallpaper.

Protection and security

Users can feel more protected and private with the new app pinning feature. The two-level pinning capability maintains the chosen app in view and blocks other apps when someone else uses the device.

With this feature, the owner can set parameters and control how the pinned app works even when other people are using the device. With this update, users can also hide photos and videos and choose which apps can see them. This keeps unwanted people from seeing them and improves privacy.

Enhanced controls and easy-to-use features

iManager: Funtouch OS 13’s iManager, which monitors app usage time and streamlines vivo users’ experience, One tap can close an application with heavy CPU consumption. iManager reduces active apps and adjusts CPU frequency based on the phone’s cooling feature to prevent overheating.

Weather and AQI card: The dashboard also includes an AQI card for health-conscious users who want to rapidly examine the most recent information regarding air quality, with a detailed PM2.5 index available in addition to weather updates.

Professional viewfinder: The professional viewfinder’s stabilizer ring makes photography easy. The Level, Stabilization, and Focus rings give you the confidence you need to get the result you want.

Video editing: The new OS lets users mute the video while editing and change the volume of each segment exactly. This makes it easier to make videos that look like they were made by professionals.

Effects Master: Change vibrance, brightness, contrast, and exposure? To choose a style, swipe horizontally or vertically in the viewfinder.

Hidden album: To strengthen privacy protection, users can choose which images and videos to hide. This way, even if they give their phone to someone else, they won’t have to worry about unwanted looks.

Active app manager: With just one tap, you can now quickly manage running programmes in the background, check their uptime, and close them. Transparent performance of the app Simple app management.

Digital Accessibility: Our accessibility services now include colour correction, colour inversion, and animation removal to enable more people to enjoy the digital world.


Stable Funtouch OS 13 update started rolling out from October 24th beginning from the vivo X80 Pro globally. vivo said that it will gradually make it available to more global users.

Check out the complete list of devices that are getting it and the roll out timeline for beta update in India.

iQOO has also confirmed the list of devices getting it. Beta version is already ongoing for the iQOO 9 and iQOO 9 Pro, and the stable roll-out will be pushed eventually. Check out the complete list below.