2022’s Galaxy S-series is coming next month but the craze of 2019’s Galaxy S10 is still not over. The devices launched with the Android 9 software system and as promised, Samsung provided three major OS updates to the phones, which means they will spend their remaining time on the Android 12 based One UI 4.0 version.
While the Galaxy S10, S10+, S10e, and S10 5G users will have to satisfy with Android 12, the affordable variant of the lineup will get an Android 13 upgrade as well. Yes, Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is eligible for the Android 13 update and will get its taste as soon as it goes official.
You must be thinking that these are just speculations. But no, this isn’t an assumption, Samsung has already confirmed it through its software upgrade policy.
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Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Android 13 update:
Before 2019, Samsung use to deliver two generations of Android OS upgrades to all Galaxy devices. But in August 2020, the company announced that all flagship Galaxy devices launched in or after 2019 will get three major Android software version updates.
As per Samsung’s new upgrade policy, flagship Galaxy devices that already came with Android 10 will get Android 13 updates and Galaxy S10 Lite is one of them. Galaxy S10 Lite was launched six months after other Galaxy S10 devices and it runs Android 10 out of the box.
Samsung Galaxy S22 gets Android 14 One UI 6.0 in South Korea
Following the initial rollout in Europe and expansion in the US, Samsung is now releasing the Android 14-based One UI 6.0 update to the Galaxy S22 series in South Korea. Users who have been running the Beta firmware are getting it first, with the Public rollout not too far away.
In addition to Android 14 and One UI 6.0, Samsung is also bringing the November 2023 security patch to the Galaxy S22 series in South Korea. If you are from Samsung’s home country, it’s time to check for the DWKA update by jumping to Settings > Software update > Download and install.
One UI 6.0 comes with significant improvements for your Galaxy phone’s home screen, check out below.
- Simplified icon labels: App icon labels are now limited to a single line for a cleaner and simpler look. “Galaxy” and “Samsung” have been removed from some app names to make them shorter and easier to scan.
- Auto hiding taskbar: If you’re using gesture navigation, you can set the taskbar to hide automatically. When hidden, just swipe up from the bottom of the screen to make the taskbar appear.
- Drag and drop with 2 hands: Start dragging app icons or widgets on your Home screen with one hand, then use your other hand to navigate to the screen where you want to drop them.
Hurrah! Samsung Galaxy A53 starts receiving Android 14 One UI 6.0 update
Samsung has kicked off an Android 14-based One UI 6.0 update for Galaxy A53 smartphone users. The update is currently rolling out in some European countries including the UK and will expand soon.
One UI 6 update brings a bundle of new features, enhancements, and major changes over the previous UI to provide an amazing experience. These are mainly related to Quick Panel, Lock Screen, My Files, Reminder, Calendar, Health, Video Player, Weather, Gallery, Camera, Home screen, and more.
Users of Samsung Galaxy A53 smartphones are getting the stable One UI 6 update with One UI build version A536BXXU7DWK6 and around 2.3GB package size.
This software installs the November 2023 security patch and updates several stock apps to the latest version. If you are using a Galaxy A53 smartphone in the UK then you can get the latest update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.
Samsung Galaxy A53 5G gets One UI 6.0 update.
— Samsung Hub – One UI Updates #OneUI6 (@SamsonUpdate) November 28, 2023
Android 14 Eligible Devices: Biggest List Consisting All Devices, Any Brand
Android 14 went official for Google’s Pixel smartphones in early October. Throughout the year, Android vendors like Samsung, Xiaomi, OPPO, and OnePlus will deliver new software skins based on the Android 14. Well, here’s a long list of Android 14 eligible devices.
Android 14 Eligible Devices (List)
While Google Pixel devices get stock Android 14, Samsung is offering One UI 6.0 skin, featuring UI tweaks and additional features. Similarly, other Android OEMs have their own skins like Xiaomi has MIUI, OPPO has ColorOS, OnePlus has OxygenOS, etc.
Before you proceed, do note that manufacturers do not officially confirm all the devices. This list is compiled from the information available on the web, based on the specific device’s software lifespan. There may be changes by the company in software support.
Check the eligible devices listed, below:
- Pixel 4a 5G
- Pixel 5 | Pixel 5a
- Pixel 6 / 6 Pro | 6a
- Pixel 7 / 7 Pro | 7a
- Pixel Fold
- Pixel Tablet
- Galaxy S23 / S23+ / S23 Ultra
- Galaxy S22 / S22+ / S22 Ultra
- Galaxy S21 / S21+ / S21 Ultra
- Galaxy S21 FE
- Galaxy Z Fold 5 / Z Flip 5
- Galaxy Z Fold 4 / Z Flip 4
- Galaxy Z Fold 3 / Z Flip 3
- Galaxy A Series: A04 | A13 | A14 | A23 | A24 | A33 | A34 | A52 / A52 5G / A52s | A53 | A54 | A72 | A73
- Galaxy F Series: F14 5G | F23 | F54
- Galaxy M Series: M23 | M33 | M53 | M54
- Galaxy Xcover 6 Pro
- Galaxy Tab Series: Galaxy Tab S9 / S9+ / S9 Ultra | Galaxy Tab S8 / S8+ / S8 Ultra
- Motorola Razr 40 / Razr 40 Ultra
- Motorola Razr 2022
- Moto G13 / G14 / G23 / G53 / G73
- Motorola G Stylus 5G
- Motorola G Power 5G
- Motorola Edge 40 / 40 Pro
- Motorola Edge 30 / 30 Pro / 30 Ultra / 30 Neo / 30 Fusion
- Motorola Edge
- Motorola Defy 2
- Xiaomi 12 / 12 Pro / 12T / 12T Pro / 12S / 12S Pro / 12S Ultra / 12 Lite
- Xiaomi 13 / 13 Pro / 13 Ultra / 13 Lite
- Xiaomi Mix Fold 2
- Xiaomi Civi 1S / 2 / 3
- Xiaomi Pad 6 / 6 Pro
- Redmi Note 11R / 11T Pro / 11T Pro+
- Redmi Note 12 / 12 Pro / 12 Pro+ / 12 Pro Speed / 12 S / 12 Turbo
- Redmi Note Discovery
- Redmi K40S
- Redmi K50 / K50 Pro / K50 Gaming / K50i / K50 Ultra
- Redmi K60 / K60E / K60 Pro
- POCO C51, C55
- POCO X4 5G / X4 GT
- POCO X5 / X5 Pro
- POCO F4 / F4 GT
- POCO F5 / F5 Pro
- Find N2 / N2 Flip
- Find X5 / X5 Pro
- Reno 9 / 9 Pro / 9 Pro+
- Reno 8 / 8 Pro
- Reno 7 / 7 Pro
- Reno 6 / 6 Pro
- Reno 8T / 8T 5G
- A1 / A1x
- K10 Series
- A58 5G
- F23 Series
- F21 Series
- F19 Series
- OnePlus 11 / 11R
- OnePlus 10T / 10 Pro / 10R
- OnePlus 9 / 9 Pro / 9RT
- OnePlus Nord 2T
- OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite
- OnePlus Nord N300 5G
- OnePlus Ace 2 / Ace Pro / Ace / Ace Racing
- ASUS ROG Phone 7 / 7 Ultimate
- ASUS ROG Phone 6 / 6 Pro / 6D / 6D Ultimate
- ASUS Zenfone 9
- ASUS Zenfone 10
- X90 / X90 Pro
- X80 / X80 Pro
- X70 Pro / X70 Pro+
- Y75 5G
- V25 / V25 Pro
- V23 / V23e 5G / V23 Pro
- T1 / T1 Pro / T1x
- iQOO 11 / Pro
- iQOO 9 / 9 Pro / 9T / 9 SE
- iQOO 8 / 8 Pro / Neo 8
- iQOO 7 / Neo 7 / Neo 7 Pro
- iQOO Z7 / Z7x / Z7s
- iQOO Neo 6
- iQOO Z6 / Z6 Pro / Z6 Lite
- Phone 1
- Phone 2
- Realme GT Neo 5 / GT Neo 5 SE
- Realme GT3 / GT Neo 3 / GT Neo 3T
- Realme GT2 / GT2 Pro / GT2 Explorer Master / GT Neo 2T
- Realme GT 5G
- Realme 10 / 10S / 10 5G / 10 Pro / 10 Pro+ / 10T
- Realme 9 / 9 Pro / 9 Pro+
- Realme C33 2023 / C33 / C55 / C30s
- Realme V20 / V23 / V23i / V25
- Realme Q5 / Q5 Pro / Q5i
- Realme Narzo N55 / 50 5G / 50 Pro 5G