Last month, Samsung began releasing the beta update to select Galaxy M31 smartphone users. Now the company has started rolling out the stable Android 12-based One UI 4.1 update for Galaxy M31 device owners in India.
This update brings a wide range of new features and enhancements to your smartphone as well as improves its performance. According to the changelog, it comes with a Material You theming, which lets users choose different color themes based on colors from their wallpaper.
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) April 12, 2022
Further, the Samsung Galaxy M31 Android 12 update has strong privacy settings to make sure your personal information doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. It brings a resizable picture-in-picture feature. If a floating window is getting in the way, pinch your fingers together to make it smaller.
In addition, for easier multitasking, you can pin the window options menu to the top of the window to make it easier to access. Samsung One UI 4.1 lets users manage brightness more comfortably with the larger brightness bar in the quick panel.
Moreover, the name of the “Media” button has been changed to “Media Output”. Whereas, the revamped Home screen widgets give you more information at a glance. Additionally, there’s customizable RAM Plus, Google Duo Live Sharing, a Grammarly-powered keyboard, enhanced Quick Share, many new camera modes, and much more.
Besides these, the Samsung Galaxy M31 Android 12 One UI 4.1 update installs the latest Android security patch in order to improve the security of your phone’s system and protect it from bugs and viruses.
How to download manually:
Make sure that you backup your important data, so you won’t lose any important files. Although the upgrade procedure won’t replace or remove any of the corresponding data from your smartphone, it’s recommended to do so for extra safety measures.
To check and download a fresh software update on your Galaxy device:
- Go to Settings >> Software update.
- Tap on Download and install.
- Follow the on-screen instructions.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 August 2022 update reaches the UK
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 has begun collecting the latest August 2022 Android security patch alongside a new software update in the UK. This update comes along with new improvements to the user experience regarding the Samsung One UI applications.
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 August 2022 update is approaching the UK users with the One UI build version F711BXXU2CVG8. Alongside, it serves a software package that weighs around 425MB.
According to the information, the latest firmware updates a dozen Samsung stock apps in order to improve the overall device’s performance. These applications are getting new enhancements for stability and some features so users will not have to face irritating issues like app crashing or slow app loading.
You can check the list of Samsung applications that are getting updated with the latest firmware below:
- Samsung Notes Add-ons
- Galaxy Wearable
- Samsung Notes
- Samsung Health
- Samsung Internet
- Galaxy Shop
- Samsung Members
- Samsung Wallet
- Smart Switch
- Voice Recorder
On the other hand, security is another aspect of this software update. The company keeps on improving the system security so you can ensure that your personal data is protected on your phone. Additionally, some One UI features and the phone’s reliability are also enhanced to deliver users a seamless performance.
If you are an eligible customer for this update, you can download it through the Settings >> Software update >> Download and install section.
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) August 9, 2022
Galaxy Z Flip 4, Fold 4 launch:
It should be mentioned that Samsung is laughing the successor of the Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 3 which are the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Galaxy Z Fold 4 respectively on August 10. The new device has many advanced technologies along with the latest internals.
The company has started pre-reserving these devices at a special discount. And, you will be able to purchase it from August 25. If interested to know what’s upgrading, you can watch the event live here.
Samsung Galaxy A50s gets July 2022 security update with various app improvements
Samsung Galaxy A50s is getting its latest software update as July 2022 security patch. Alongside improving the security and some functionalities of the system, the update also upgrades various stock apps to further boost the phone’s performance.
The Galaxy A50s is a three years old Samsung smartphone that is still shining in many hands. The Android 11-based One UI 3.1 was the last major software update for the phone and now it’s only getting security patch updates.
It’s worth mentioning that Samsung launched the Galaxy A53 smartphone earlier this year, which is giving hard competition to flagships. You can find its best deals on SammyFans’ deals section if you are interested in switching to the phone.
Coming to the topic, Samsung is releasing the Galaxy A50s July 2022 patch with the One UI build version A507FNXXU6DVG4. It is rolling out in Indian markets at the time, however, it will reach more users in the coming time.
According to the changelog shared by a user in the Samsung community, the latest update improves the security of your phone’s system to hold your data secure. At the same time, it improves the stability to provide users with seamless performance.
Next, the update log also mentions 9 Samsung One UI app upgrades. These apps get new enhancements for some functionalities as well as improved stability you will not face common issues like app crashing.
The list of these updated applications is as follows:
- Galaxy Wearables
- Voice Recorder
- Samsung Global Goals
- Samsung Internet
- Samsung Notes
- Samsung Members
- Samsung Health
Besides these, there’s nothing that the changelog mentions, however, the official support page also reveals fixes for over 50 privacy and security-related vulnerabilities and exploits from Google and Samsung.
If you live in India and are using a Galaxy A50s, you can download the new software update by navigating to Settings. Once entered, tap on Software update and then Download and install. Follow a few on-screen instructions to grab it.
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 August 2022 patch updates 9 One UI apps
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Plus received the August 2022 Android security patch update in Europe earlier this month. The company is now expanding this update and its new changes to the Indian unit.
The primary work of a monthly security patch is to improve the security and stability of the phone’s system in order to keep your private files and documents safe. It also helps in protecting the device from bugs and viruses so that it can offer you the best performance.
Meanwhile, Samsung is releasing the Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Plus August 2022 patch along with 9 stock app upgrades. The company is improving the reliability and some features of these Samsung One UI applications and updating them with the latest functionalities.
The list of applications includes Quick measure, Galaxy Wearable, PENUP, Samsung Health, Samsung Members, Samsung Pay, Calculator, Smart Switch, and Voice Recorder. However, exactly what new is coming with these apps haven’t been mentioned in the changelog, you will better learn about them after you will have hands-on it.
It should be mentioned that these app updates will be automatically replaced with their older versions as soon as you install the August patch on your Note 10, you will not have to separately install each.
As far as the software version is concerned, the Galaxy Note 10 update holds the One UI build version N970FXXU8HVGA whereas, the Galaxy Note 10 Plus users can identify it via firmware version N975FXXU8HVGA in India.
The Galaxy Note 10 series is three years old with the Android 12-based One UI 4.1, it has completed its major software update cycle. Maybe the company brings Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1 to it but these are not eligible for the Android 13-based One UI 5.
If you are feeling done with your phone, you can switch to other flagship Samsung phones that are way better in terms of hardware as well as software. Samsung is launching two new foldable smartphones – Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Fold 4 on August 10, the sale will begin on August 25.