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[Europe] Samsung Galaxy S20 gets May 2022 security update with enhanced night portrait mode



Samsung Galaxy S20 April 2023 update Middle East

Samsung Galaxy S20 May 2022 update with better system security and stability is rolling out in Poland. As the company declared earlier, the update comes with an enhanced Night Portrait mode that lets users capture bright portraits in low-light environments.

Additionally, this firmware upgrades 5 stock apps in order to improve the device’s performance in every aspect. These applications include Samsung Nites, SmartThings, Calculator, Smart Switch, and Voice recorder.


Software versions:

  • Galaxy S20 – G981BXXUEFVDB
  • Galaxy S20+ – G986BXXUEFVDB
  • Galaxy S20 Ultra – G988BXXUEFVDB

May 3, 2022: Germany

In the last couple of days, Samsung rolled out the May 2022 Android security patch update to a bunch of Galaxy device owners including Galaxy S21, Note 20, M33, Z Fold 3, and Z Flip 3. Meanwhile, the Samsung May 2022 security update is now rolling out to the Galaxy S20 5G series smartphones.

Identified via One UI build version G981BXXUEFVDB, G986BXXUEFVDB, and G988BXXUEFVDB for the Galaxy S20 Ultra, Galaxy S20+, and Galaxy S20, the update is currently released in German markets. As usual, the company won’t take much time to release the update widely.

Further, the Samsung Galaxy S20 May 2022 update doesn’t bring any new features or noticeable changes. However, it comes with better system security and stability as well as reduced app crashing that further enhances the users’ experience.

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Additionally, the released Samsung’s May patch detail mentions that it fixes multiple issues and exploits from Google and Samsung including 7 Critical, 23 High, and 3 Moderate levels of CVEs to boost the overall device functionality.

If you live in Germany, you might have received the notification for the Samsung Galaxy S20 May 2022 update. In case you haven’t, do follow the below-mentioned steps to check and download the latest changes on your phone.

  • Head over to the Settings of your phone.
  • Enter the Software update section.
  • Click on Download and install.
  • If available, tap the Download now button.
  • Install the update and finally restart your device.

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Google Play System October 2023 Update Arrives: What’s New and How to Get It



Google Play System October 2023 update

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.


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  • [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.

How to download new Google Play System update in your Samsung Galaxy

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Samsung Galaxy A23 gets new firmware update in the US



Samsung Galaxy A23 update US

Samsung is releasing a fresh firmware update for Galaxy A23 smartphone users in the US. This update installs the Android security patch released in August 2023 to improve system security.

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.

Samsung Galaxy A23 update US

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US unlocked Samsung Galaxy S21 FE receiving September 2023 update



Samsung Galaxy S21 FE September 2023 update US

Samsung is rolling out the September 2023 security update for the Galaxy S21 FE smartphone in the US, following India and Europe. The update is available for unlocked models of Galaxy S21 FE in the US with One UI build version G990U1UES9EWH2.

September 2023 security update for unlocked Samsung Galaxy S21 FE in the US brings bug fixes and functional enhancements to provide a better and seamless experience. It fixes over 60 security flaws found in smartphones and tablets.

The Korean tech giant will soon make this update available for all Galaxy S21 FE models. If you have received this update, then you can install it through your smartphone’s Settings >> Software Update >> Download and Install.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE September 2023 update US

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