It carries the One UI build version G985FXXSDFVC9 and a package size of 188MB. To get it on your phone, navigate Settings >> Software update >> Download and install.
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) May 2, 2022
April 29, 2022: Galaxy S20 FE 5G April patch
Samsung has dispatched a new software update for Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra smartphone owners in India that mainly installs the April 2022 Android security patch. It enhances the security of your phone and provides you with seamless performance.
Samsung Galaxy S20 April 2022 security update additionally comes with fixes for 88 privacy and security-related vulnerabilities and exploits from Google and Samsung. These include 27 high and 18 moderate levels of CVEs that are related to One UI Home, Samsung Dex, Storage Manager, and others.
Besides these, there’s nothing that the latest update comes with. You might notice some minor changes and improvements after having hands-on on this update.
Earlier, the corresponding device owners received the One UI 4.1 (Android 12) update. It brought revamped color palette, customizable RAM Plus, powerful privacy settings, Galaxy S22-inspired camera features, a Grammarly-powered keyboard as well as the ability to turn off Game Optimization Services.
Moving on, Samsung Galaxy S20 April 2022 update holds the following One UI build version in India:
- Galaxy S20: G981BXXSDFVC9
- Galaxy S20+: G986BXXSDFVC9
- Galaxy S20 Ultra: G988BXXSDFVC9
Samsung Galaxy S20 5G April 2022 update – India pic.twitter.com/xzteLgMR8w
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) April 29, 2022
As soon as your Galaxy S20 gets the update, it will notify you. In case you want to check it manually, enter the Settings of your smartphone. Now tap on Software update and then the Download and install option.
If the update is available and you want to install it, click Download now, and once downloaded install it on your phone. Finally, the phone will reboot and start initial app optimizations.
Samsung rolling out October 2023 security update to the Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Fold 5
Samsung has finally begun rolling out the October 2023 security update for Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Galaxy Z Fold 5 smartphones. These fifth-generation foldables are the first ones to get the latest patch.
October 2023 security update for Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Galaxy Z Fold 5 smartphones can be identified through One UI builds versions F731USQS1AWI3 and F946USQS1AWI3 respectively. The update is currently available for locked models on the Verizon network in the US.
The company will soon expand this update to more Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Fold 5 models. Other Galaxy smartphones and tablets are also expected to receive the October 2023 security update in the following days or weeks.
Importantly, this update focuses mainly on security fixes and functional improvements to provide a better and enhanced experience. However, Samsung has yet to disclose the details of security flaws of the latest patch.
Users can install the update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.
Google Play System October 2023 Update Arrives: What’s New and How to Get It
Google has kicked off an October 2023 update for its Play System, which is responsible for managing the core functionality and security of Android devices. The update arrives with improvements and bug fixes to the system, as well as some new features for the Google Play Store app.
One of the new features of this update is a redesigned app details page, which will help users discover and learn about apps that are compatible with their non-phone devices, such as tablets, smartwatches, or TVs.
Moreover, the October 2023 update for Play System brings the ability to add apps to the Google Play library directly when apps ask Google Play to download new content or functionality. These features are available through Google Play Store v37.8.
Google Play Store
- [Phone] New design on the app details page to help you discover and learn about apps for your non-phone devices.
- [Phone] You’ll be able to add apps to your Google Play library directly when apps ask Google Play to download new content or functionality.
To get the update on Samsung smartphones, you just need to visit Settings >> Security and Privacy >> Updates >> Google System Update.
Samsung Galaxy A23 gets new firmware update in the US
The new update for the Samsung Galaxy A23 smartphone comes with PDA version A236USQU4CWHC. The update is rolling out for locked models of Galaxy S23 on the T-Mobile network in the US and other carriers could get this update soon.
August 2023 security patch fixes over 70 issues, mainly related to Samsung Members, the Internet, the Galaxy Store, and more to provide a seamless and bug-free experience.
If you have received a notification of the latest update, then check and install it now through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.