While Samsung customers are waiting for the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 beta, the company continues to deliver its monthly security patch update. In the latest development, the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE model has become the latest Galaxy device to grab the August 2022 Android security patch update.
This update helps in protecting your phone from bugs and viruses. In the meantime, it enhances the security and stability of the device and upgrades various stock apps in order to enrich the system’s performance in every possible aspect.
The list of updated applications includes Galaxy Wearable, Samsung Health, Samsung Members, Calculator, and Voice Recorder. Downloading the latest Galaxy S21 FE update will provide you with the best and improved functionalities of these apps on the table, you won’t need to update them separately through the Galaxy store.
Furthermore, Samsung has recently provided its August 2022 patch details through its software support page that mention fixes for multiple privacy and security-related issues and exploits so that you can use your Galaxy phone uninterruptedly.
This support page further notes that the vulnerabilities include 1 critical and 23 high levels of CVEs and 31 SVEs from Google and Samsung, which fixes some serious issues of Samsung DX, Bluetooth connectivity, DesktopSystemUI, Samsung Dialer, WiFi service, and others.
Besides these, the fresh firmware update does not bring any noticeable changes or new features for the corresponding device owners. It’s worth mentioning that Samsung is releasing the Galaxy S21 FE August 2022 patch in India and it holds the One UI build version G990EXXU3CVG7.
If you are a Galaxy S21 FE user in India, you might have received the notification to download the August patch. If you haven’t received it yet, go to Settings >> Software update >> Download and install to check it manually. Heading over to the few on-screen prompts will lead you to the newest update.
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) August 4, 2022
Hurray! Samsung updates Galaxy Note 10 Lite with Android 13 One UI 5.0 [U: India too]
Users can identify it through One UI build version N770FXXU8HVK5 in the country. Meanwhile, to download it, just head over to the Settings >> Software update >> Download and install.
— Samsung One UI Software Updates (@SamSWUpdate) December 1, 2022
Original article: November 21 …
Samsung has finally started to roll out the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update for the Galaxy Note 10 Lite smartphones. Initially, the update is releasing in France, however, the company will not take much time to spread the update to more users all over the world.
The Android 13 One UI 5.0 update for Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite comes with a handful of advanced features and a user interface that will deliver a premium experience on your two-year-old flagship smartphone. Additionally, it installs the November 2022 patch for security purposes.
- Software version: N770FXXU8HVK5 [Europe]
One UI 5.0 offerings:
One UI 5.0 based on Android 13 OS installs dozens of new features to your Galaxy Note 10 Lite smartphone. There are 16 Color Palettes and Basic color options, an Extract text feature that lets you copy texts from images and screenshots, and Stack widgets so that you can easily drag and drop widgets.
Furthermore, with the new Per-app languages features, you can use different applications in different languages, the Notification permission offers you more control over your phone’s notifications, and with the ability to disable RAM Plus, you can fully take advantage of your device’s storage.
On the other side, the company also improves the user interface with One UI 5.0 software. It makes the Notification icons larger in the panel and the system app icons bolder. At the same time, the Settings app is getting three new compartments for Connected devices, Modes and Routines, and Security and Privacy.
In addition to these, the Camera app is getting a new Picture Watermark, histogram, easy zoom, and other features. The One UI 5.0 upgrade also brings a new mini pop-up for incoming calls, improvements to the Wallpapers and Style section, and many more.
How to download:
In order to get access to the new generation of Android OS, you need to visit your phone’s Settings. From here, enter the Software update menu and tap on Download and install option. Finally, hit the Download button and finish the short installation procedure.
Samsung Galaxy S10 getting November 2022 security update at Verizon US
The update comes with system security and stability improvements. These optimizations help protect your phone from unwanted issues and errors and keep your files and data safe. Additionally, it ensures that you get a seamless performance on your device.
Aside from these, Samsung’s November 2022 security patch details also mention fixes for dozens of vulnerabilities and exposures. These include 3 critical levels of Google CVEs that were highly harming the system security and privacy and were causing data leaks.
Other than these three, the fresh software update also includes 32 high and 1 moderate level of CVEs and 26 SVE items from Samsung to further increase users’ trust in their phone’s privacy.
- Galaxy S10: G973USQS8IVK1
- Galaxy S10e: G970USQS8IVK1
- Galaxy S10+: G975USQS8IVK1
How to download:
As soon as the November 2022 security update reaches your Verizon-bounded Samsung Galaxy S10 phone, it will notify you. In case you want to check it manually, simply head over to Settings and navigate to the Software update and Download and install options.
One UI 5.0 is speedily reaching eligible devices:
On October 24, Samsung first rolled out the stable Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update to Galaxy S22 phones and started to expand this major update to more customers on November 7. So far, the update has reached millions of Galaxy smartphones and tablet users.
Not only flagships like Galaxy S21, Z Fold 3, Z Fold 4, Z Flip 3, Z Flip 4, S21 FE, S20, S10 Lite, Tab S8, Tab S7, XCover 6 Pro, etc but many mid-range and low-cost phones including Galaxy A52, A52s, A53, M53, A71, M33, F42, F62, and more have also grabbed it. The update is continuously expanding to more users.
Samsung Galaxy F42 5G One UI 5.0/Android 13 update starts rolling out in India
The Korean company is dispatching the Samsung Galaxy F42 One UI 5.0 update with a handful of new features and countless improvements. Alongside, the OEM also installs the November 2022 Android security patch for system stability enhancements.
As per the official changelog, the One UI 5.0 update for your Galaxy smartphone comes with many new app icons, smoother animation, faster performance, and various user interface tweaks. It brings revamped Quick settings panel and the Notification panel that now has bigger notification icons.
While considering the features, the new software gets 16 color palettes and basic color options that will now apply to more Samsung, Google, and third-party apps, various Lock screen customization options to let users edit every element of the screen, and Connected devices Setting menu which has all connectivity related functions.
Next, the update brings the Extract text feature for copying text from images or banners, Per-app language to set different languages for different apps, and Notification permission to provide you more control over system notifications.
Furthermore, there are advanced Camera features that will guide you to capture perfect shots and add a Watermark to your pictures, a new Security and Privacy dashboard in the Settings, Stack Widgets feature for better Home Screen management, and much more.
Moreover, the fresh software update for Galaxy F42 bears the One UI build version E426BXXU3CVKC. You will get a notification for this update, whereas, to check it manually, visit the Settings app followed by Software update >> Download and install options.