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Samsung Galaxy S20 FE on One UI 2.5 getting December 2020 security update in the US



Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Update

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE devices have surprisingly joined the party with the Galaxy S20 and Note 20 smartphones by grabbing the Android 11 based One UI 3.0 firmware update earlier than scheduled.

Currently, the S20 FE owners in the US are not able to update to the Android 11 version via OTA. Meanwhile, Samsung is now releasing a new software update for these devices which brings the latest December 2020 security patch.

It keeps your device protected against 18 moderate and 2 high levels of CVEs. And also enhances the system features to increase their performance for a better user experience.

The Android 11 One UI 3.0 firmware is widely rolled out for the Galaxy S20 FE, so we can expect that the carriers locked and unlocked models will soon start getting this major update in the coming days.

Here’s how to check for the update manually:

  • Drag down the notification panel and tap on Settings icon
  • Go for Software updates menu then select it
  • Click on Download and install.

James is the lead content creator on Sammy Fans and mostly works on Samsung's firmware section. His first phone was the Galaxy S4 and continues to get new S series devices. Most of the time, James tries to learn about new technologies and gadgets but he also sneaks a bit of free time to nearby rivers and nature.


Samsung releases Galaxy A54 July 2024 update in the US



Samsung Galaxy A54 July 2024 update US

Samsung has pushed the July 2024 security update for Galaxy A54 5G in the US. The update is available for both carrier-locked and unlocked models of this smartphone. However, this update is already out for users in Korea and US Trackfone network carrier.

July 2024 security update for the Samsung Galaxy A54 smartphone in the US can be identified through the One UI build version mentioned below.

  • Locked: A546USQS8CXG2
  • Unlocked: A546U1UES8CXG2

The installation package size of this update is around 280MB. This update enhances the security and stability of the Galaxy A54 smartphone by fixing a bunch of issues. These issues are mainly related to One UI Home, System UI, and Secure Folder, further improving device security.

Notably, the patch fixes 4 critical and 21 high-level vulnerabilities in Android and 33 SVEs from Samsung. In addition, the update improves some functions and enhances performance.

If you have received the notification of the update then install it now to get a bug-free experience. You can also check the update by visiting the Settings app on your smartphone and opening the Software Update section.

Now, click on the Download and install option. If any update is available, you can follow the on-screen instructions to install the update on your Galaxy smartphone.

July 2024 update for Galaxy A54, A52s live in more countries

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Exynos Galaxy S21 FE models grab July 2024 update in India



exynos Galaxy S21 FE july 2024 update

Samsung is making the July 2024 security update available for Exynos variants of Galaxy S21 FE in India, following the Snapdragon variants. Users can identify the update through One UI build version G990EXXSAFXG1.

The fresh update improves system security and stability to enhance the overall performance. It protects against security threats by incorporating the latest security patches for Android. Also, it improves some functions to provide a better user experience.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Exynos model users will have to download a 274.81MB package to install the July 2024 security update in India. The update is based on One UI 6.1 and Android 14.

To install the update, users should navigate to the Software Update section found within the device’s Settings. They can select ‘Download and install’ from there to initiate the update process.

July 2024 Security Patch Details

July 2024 update contains the Security Maintenance Release (SMR), combining patches from Google and Samsung. Google addresses 4 critical and 21 high-level vulnerabilities in Android.

Samsung has also addressed 33 Samsung Vulnerabilities and Exposures (SVE) related to components like One UI Home, System UI, Secure Folder, and more, further enhancing device security.

Facing a Green line issue?

Samsung India is offering free display replacement if your S21 FE display has a green line. If you own a Galaxy S21 series including Galaxy S21 FE and are frustrated with a green line, you can change the display free of cost.

The company has proposed a free display replacement policy for affected Galaxy S21 models purchased within the last three years. This offer is valid for devices experiencing the green line issue until September 30, 2024.

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Samsung expands Galaxy A55 July 2024 update to Brazil



Samsung Galaxy A55 July 2024 update Brazil

Samsung is expanding the July 2024 security update for the Galaxy A55 smartphone in Brazil. This update is already out in Europe, the Middle East, and India. The company will soon make it available for all models.

The company is dispatching the latest software update with system security improvements to keep your files and data safe on your phone. It also optimizes system stability to offer you uninterrupted and seamless functionality on your device.

July 2024 update fixes over 55 issues including 4 critical and 21 high-level vulnerabilities in Android, contributing 33 SVEs related to components like One UI Home, System UI, Secure Folder, and more, further enhancing device security.

Samsung Galaxy A55 smartphone users are getting the July 2024 security update in Brazil with the One UI build version A556EXXS4AXF7. It arrives with an installation package size of around 240MB.

You can check the update by navigating to the device’s Settings, then a Software update, and Download and install. If you have received the update, install it now to get enhanced features.

Samsung Galaxy A55

Samsung Galaxy A55 smartphone comes with a 6.6-inch Super AMOLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate and full HD resolution. It is equipped with the Exynos 1480 processor and runs on One UI 6.1, based on Android 14, ensuring a seamless interface.

It uses a triple-camera system with a 50MP main sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide lens, and a 5MP macro camera. A 32MP front camera is available for selfies. It is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with 25W fast charging capability.

Samsung Galaxy A55 July 2024 update Brazil

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