Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 gets a feature-packed OTA alongside March 2021 security patch

Recently, Samsung announced that it will bring plenty of new S Pen features for the Galaxy Tab S7 that will be useful for productivity-oriented users. Now, as per the official info, the company has started delivering a new feature-packed software update for the flagship tablets in Germany.

This update comes with release numbers: T976BXXU1BUBB and T875XXU1BUBB for the Galaxy Tab S7+ 5G and Tab S7. Alongside the features, it includes the latest March 2021 security patch for increased system security. As per the changelog, it brings a massive feature called “S Pen to text”, Dolby integration in DeX mode, Samsung Free, and more.

Now, the Dolby audio feature is supported in the Samsung DeX mode. Along with this, it enhances the stability of DeX mode and Fingerprint sensor for increased user experience. The Samsung Daily is now called Samsung Free that comes with revamped UI and differentiated functions according to content characteristics.

Latest features recap:

S Pen features:

With the latest software update, the Galaxy Tab S7 duo users will be able to fill address boxes using their S Pen instead of the current keyboard input. For example, anything you write in the input field will instantly be converted into digital text.

Moreover, the update also includes a new pen type for more natural note-taking experiences in Samsung Notes. When the user selects the ‘Pen to text’ option, it will allow you to write their handwritten notes and will instantly convert them into digital text.

Multi-dimensional Sound With 360 Audio:

At the Galaxy Unpacked 2021, the Korean tech giant introduced the 360 Audio feature along with the Galaxy Buds Pro that lets users enjoy 360-degree surround sound when watching a video on their Galaxy Tab S7 or S7+. The smart motion tracking sensor will pinpoint the direction of the sound of media as users enjoy content on Tab S7 or S7+.


  • Open device Settings
  • Select Software updates menu
  • Tap on Download and install.

What’s new in the changelog:

  • Supports “S Pen to text” function.
    • Now you can directly input text to the input field with S Pen handwriting.
  • Dolby feature is supported in Dex mode.
  • The stability of DeX mode has been improved.
  • The stability of Fingerprint sensor has been improved.
  • Samsung Free
    • Samsung Daily has been changed to Samsung Free service to provide an improved UI and differentiated functions according to content characteristics.
  • The security of your device has been improved.

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