While Samsung fans have started wondering about the August 2021 security patch, the company is yet to conclude the July 2021 security patch distribution. Now, the OEM is expanding the most up-to-date security update to the Galaxy Note 20 series in the USA.
Galaxy Note 20 July 2021 Update US
According to the info, Samsung Galaxy Note 20 series has begun catching the latest Android and One UI patches released in July 2021. It comes with build numbers: N981USQU2DUF2 and N986USQU2DUF2 for the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra respectively.
Do note that the update is currently rolling out for the Galaxy Note 20 variants locked on Xfinity and Comcast carriers. At the same time, the carrier unlocked models have already started receiving the same treatment a few days ago.
As per the company’s July 2021 security patch release note, this new Galaxy Note 20 s/w update brings fixes for 41 CVEs from Google and 8 SVEs from Samsung in order to increase device stability and maintain privacy.
Galaxy Note 20 Android 12 Status
As Google is going to deliver the twelfth major generation of its mobile phone operating system, Samsung is also working to start its Android 12 Beta activity for Galaxy flagships. It’s expected that the One UI 4.0 Beta will be released for the Galaxy S21 in October followed by the Galaxy Note 20 and others.
Introduced back in August 2020, the Galaxy Note 20 lineup ships with Android 10-based One UI 2.5 out of the box. Later on, the OEM delivered the Android 11-based One UI 3.0 update in late last year, followed by the One UI 3.1 update earlier this year.
How to check for updates manually
- Open device Settings
- Scroll down and tap on Software updates
- Hit the Download and install button.
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE February 2024 update reaches Europe
The update primarily focuses on enhancing the system security of the device by including the latest Android security measures. Additionally, the update addresses various bugs and stability optimizations, which brings a better overall user experience.
February 2024 security update for Samsung Galaxy S21 FE in Europe can be identified through One UI build version G990BXXS6FXA7. The company is regularly working to make this update available to all models.
Users can install the update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install. If you have received the update notification, then update it now to enjoy enhanced functions.
Samsung postpones Galaxy S22 update in Korea for additional tweaks
Samsung Galaxy S22 users in Korea will have to wait a little longer for the February update, as the company has announced a delay in the rollout. The update has been postponed due to some additional changes that need to be applied.
According to the community moderator, the Samsung Galaxy S22 series is under final testing and will take several more days to complete. On the other side, the Galaxy S21 series has just received the February 2024 update in Korea.
February 2023 security update for Samsung Galaxy S22 series to be released this week. The moderator also promised to provide further updates if there is any change in the situation.
It is worth mentioning that the latest security patch for the Samsung Galaxy S22 series is already live in Canada, Europe, and the US. The company will soon make it available for all devices. Now it remains to be seen what new Samsung brings to Korea with the February 2024 update.
Samsung expands Galaxy S21 February 2024 update to Korea
Samsung Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21 Plus, and Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphones are getting a February 2024 security update in Korea, following the release in the US and Europe. The update improves system security and stability to provide a better Galaxy experience.
Users of the Samsung Galaxy S21 series can identify the February 2024 security update in Korea through One UI build version G99xNKSS4FXAD and an installation package size of around 280MB.
The latest patch fixes over 80 issues to make the smartphone more secure, stable, and reliable. It mainly resolves problems with Smart Suggestions, Auto Hotspot, and Bootloader.
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.