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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 August 2022 patch upgrades 12 stock apps in Brazil

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Updates

Last August, Samsung launched its last Note lineup, the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. At the Unpacked event, the company announced that all the Galaxy flagships launched with Android 9 or later will get three years of Android upgrade support!

Debuted with Android 10-based One UI 2.5, the Galaxy Note 20 range entered the Android 11/One UI 3 beta trial last October. In December 2020, Samsung released the stable One UI version 3.0 via a software update, followed by One UI 3.1 in February 2021.

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Although the Galaxy Note 20 series received its first Android OS upgrade in the form of Android 11, it is officially confirmed to get four major upgrades. It’s running on Android 12 at the moment and will receive updates till Android 14. Also, Samsung is committed to delivering four years of regular security updates from the date of the device’s initial release.

Here we will cover every major and minor software update that will arrive for the Galaxy Note 20 series flagships.

Stay tuned here: Samsung One UI 4.1 Update Tracker

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Updates

 

August 23

August 2022 Security Update – Brazil

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra users are getting a new update with the August 2022 security patch in Brazil.

The latest update can be identified via the One UI version N986BXXU4FVH4 and N981BXXU4FVH4 for Galaxy Note 20 Ultra and Galaxy Note 20. The installation package size of this update is 249.20MB.

In addition to the security patch, the company has updated several apps including Galaxy Wearable, Samsung Kids, Health, Internet, SmartThings, Galaxy Shop, Samsung Members, Calculator, Samsung Pay, Smart Switch, and Voice Recorder.

 

July 25

July 2022 update – India

Samsung is expanding the July 2022 Android security patch update for Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphone users in Indian markets.

This update improves system security and reliability while fixing various privacy and security-related issues and exploits in order to enhance the overall device’s performance.

You can identify this update through the One UI build version N986BXXS4FVG1 for the Galaxy Note Ultra and N981BXXS4FVG1 for the Galaxy Note 20.


 

June 22

June 2022 update – Canada

Samsung June 2022 Android security patch update is rolling out to the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra customers in Canada. This update improves system security and stability.

On the other side, it also fixes some common system issues such as system lagging, app cracking and others to provide users with seamless performance.

Software version:

  • Galaxy Note 20 – N981WVLU2FVEB
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra – N986WVLU2FVEB


 

June 21

June 2022 update – India

Samsung is sending the June 2022 Android security patch update for the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphone users in India.

This update fixes a bunch of privacy and security-related issues and exploits to enhance the overall device’s performance.

Software version:

  • Galaxy Note 20 – N981BXXS4FVEA
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra – N986BXXS4FVEA

Galaxy Note 20 June 2022 update

 


 

June 8

Enhanced Night Portrait mode – Asia

Samsung is releasing the May 2022 Android security patch update for the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra smartphone users. This improves system security and stability.

Additionally, it adds an enhanced night portrait mode camera feature to the smartphones that will let users capture stunning pictures in dark areas as well.

Software version:

  • Galaxy Note 20 – N981BXXS4FVE7
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra – N988BXXS4FVE7

 


 

June 1

May 2022 security update – Malaysia

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra smartphones are getting the May 2022 Android security patch update in Malaysian markets.

It brings improvements to system security and stability. You can identify it through the following build version:

Software version:

  • Galaxy Note 20 – N981BXXS4FVD6
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra – N988BXXS4FVD6

 

May 25

May 2022 security update – Europe

Samsung is sending a new software update for Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphone users in Germany that installs the May 2022 Android security patch.

The update comes with better system security and stability, fixes for various privacy and security-related issues and exploits as well as 10 stock app upgrades to enhance the overall device performance.

Software version:

  • Galaxy Note 20 – N981BXXU4FVE7
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra – N986BXXU4FVE7

 


 

May 23

May 2022 security update – Canada

Samsung is releasing the May 2022 Android security patch update for the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra phones in Canada.

It fixes various privacy and security-related issues and exploits including 7 critical, 23 high, and 3 moderate levels of CVEs from Google and Samsung.

Software versions:

  • Galaxy Note 20 – N981USQS2FVE6
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra – N986USQS2FVE6

 


 

May 13

May 2022 security update – United Kingdom

Samsung has dispatched the May 2022 Android security patch update for the carrier-unlocked Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra smartphone users in the UK.

The update comes with improved system security and stability alongside fices for various bugs that slow down the device’s performance and affect users’ experience.

Software versions:

  • Galaxy Note 20 – N981BXXS4FVD6
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra – N986BXXS4FVD6

 


 

March 18

One UI 4.1 rolling out in Europe

Samsung started releasing the Android 12-based One UI 4.1 update to the Galaxy Note 20 series devices in Switzerland.

The update can be identified via PDA version numbers: N980FXXU3FVC5 and N985FXXU3FVC5 for the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra.

Exclusively introduced with Galaxy S22, the Google Duo Live Sharing feature is now reaching Galaxy Note 20 devices, thanks to One UI 4.1

Other noteworthy features that Samsung One UI 4.1 is bringing to your device are Object eraser, Enhanced Quick Share, the Grammarly-Powered Keyboard, and many more.

 


 

January 05

Verizon rolling Android 12 update

Major US carrier – Verizon started releasing the official One UI 4.0 update based on Android 12 OS to the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 carrier-locked units in the US.

This update brings various new features to the consumers alongside privacy improvements as well as additional tools for a better user experience. Software versions are mentioned below:

 


December 28

Official One UI 4.0 rolling

Samsung just released the Android 12-based stable One UI 4.0 update to the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphones in various European countries. [Source]

 

 


 

December 21

One UI 4.1 coming in February 2022

A Samsung representative said that the One UI 4.1 update will be rolled out to the Galaxy S21 Ultra in February 2022. In addition to the Galaxy S21 series, the same treatment will be given to the Galaxy Note 20 series smartphones. Read more

 


 

December 16

One UI 4 Beta 4 – South Korea

Samsung just released the fourth One UI 4 Beta update for the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphone users in South Korea.

The fourth One UI 4 Beta update solves the error that disappears the bubble icon while minimizing the KakaoTalk app’s window.

  • Software version: ZULB
  • Changelog
    • Minimize KakaoTalk window, bubble icon does not disappear
    • Fix booting into safe mode or entering recovery mode after update
    • Link does not open in some apps such as Instagram and Facebook
    • Kiwoom Securities app does not run

 


 

December 07

One UI 4 Beta 3 – South Korea, the US

Samsung started releasing a new One UI 4 Beta update for the Galaxy Note 20 series smartphone users. The third Android 12-based One UI 4 Beta update is currently rolling out for the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Korean and US unlocked variants. [Source]

  • Bugs that have been fixed
    • Fixed the issue of Fingerprint authentication in some apps
    • Fixed the issues that are no effective when choosing the items of Quick panel
    • Fixed data display errors about a volume monitor
    • Fixed the dimming issue about the brightness of the screen after rebooting
    • Fixed the issue of resets when the lockscreen is not resolved quickly
    • Fixed crashes on Galaxy Watch 4
    • Fixed the issue that battery runs out quickly
    • Improved disconnected operations about USB connection with Windows PC
    • Fixed minor issues

 


November 25

One UI 4 Beta 2, December 2021 security patch

Samsung rolling out the 2nd One UI 4 Beta update to the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra models in the US, India and South Korea, which brings the most up-to-date security patch dated December 01, 2021, as well as some bug fixes.

Changelog

  • Fixed errors that don’t work at adaptive refresh 120Hz
  • Fixed Quick share icon errors
  • Fixed errors that don’t work at Samsung’s Clear View Display Cover
  • Improved the operations of phone frame rate
  • Improved operations while searching in messages app

 


 

November 09, 2021

Samsung announced the One UI 4 Beta program based on Android 12 for the Galaxy Note 20 series in Europe. Accordingly, the company has already started rolling out the One UI 4 Beta 1 for the Galaxy Note 20 series devices in Europe. Read more

 


 

November 03, 2021

Samsung released the November 2021 security patch for the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra smartphone users in Europe and the US. Still, we are waiting for the Android 12-based One UI 4 Beta announcement that could happen this month.

 


 

October 13, 2021

Samsung started sending the October 2021 security patch update for the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphone users in several European countries. [Source]

 


 

May 06, 2021

Samsung released Dual Recording camera mode for Galaxy Note 20 alongside May 2021 security patch in Korea. Read more here

 


 

February 18, 2021

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 One UI 3.1 update brings new smart camera features and more. Read more here

 


 

December 17, 2021

Samsung starts Android 11 One UI 3.0 global rollout for Galaxy Note 20. Read more here

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Samsung serves Android 13/One UI 5.0 update to Galaxy M53 users [U: Europe]

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Samsung M53 One UI 5.0 update 

Samsung Galaxy M53 smartphone users are receiving the latest One UI version based on Android 13 i.e. One UI 5.0 in Europe. The new update comes with a bunch of new features and improvements over the previous version to provide a next-level experience.

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Users in Europe can identify the latest update with One UI build version M536BXXU1BVK4. You can check and install the Samsung Galaxy M53 One UI 5.0 update through Settings >> Software update >> Download and install >> Follow onscreen instructions to install the update.

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November 23, 2022

Samsung has started dispatching the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update for the Galaxy M53 5G smartphones. Initially, the update is rolling out for Indian customers, however, the company will soon expand it to more users all over the world.

The major software update comes with a big changelog filled with dozens of new features and multiple improvements over One UI 4.1. Additionally, Samsung has significantly improved the system animations as well as the user interface.

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It now offers users 16 color palette options instead of 4 to provide customers with more control over their phones’ theme. There are some advanced Lock screen customization options that allow users to edit every element of the screen.

It further brings Stack Widgets to provide a drag-and-drop method to add widgets to the home screen, the ability to disable RAM Plus so that you can take full advantage of your phone’s large memory, and Lockdown mode for more privacy and more.

Samsung M53 One UI 5.0 update 

On the other side, the Per-app language lets you set a different language for different apps whereas, Notification permission feature provides you more control over system notifications and the revamped Wallpaper and Style section offers a clearer interface and wallpaper services.

The Camera is getting multiple changes. It now has a new Picture watermark feature, Historogram, Help guide, improved Single Take and Food mode, and many others. At the same time, the Gallery app is receiving new Extract text from image features and various new and improved editing tools.

Three new Settings menus: Connected devices, Modes and Routines, Security and Privacy are also among the main highlight of the latest upgrade. You can see the rest of other features and improvements in the official changelog for Galaxy M series phones.

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[U: Korea] Samsung rolls out One UI 5.0/Android13 update for Galaxy Tab S7

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Samsung Tab S7 One UI 5.0 update

Samsung is expanding the One UI 5.0 update for Galaxy Tab S7 series tablets in Korea. Based on Android 13, the new One UI version brings a slew of new features and improvements to provide an amazing experience.

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Now, users of Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7 Plus can install One UI 5.0 updates to enjoy the new features on their devices. It may take time to reach all devices in Korea.

How to download:

To download the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update for Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+ devices, simply visit their “Settings“. Now enter the “Software update” section and tap on the “Download and install” option. Follow the on-screen prompts and it’s done.

November 22, 2022

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 was the first tablet series to install the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update. This update is now expanding to more tablets. Samsung is currently rolling out the One UI 5.0 update for Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7+ devices.

This update is released for both Wi-Fi and 5G models of the lineup but is only dispatched for European customers that the present time. However, the company will not take much time to expand it to more users. As of now, you can recognize the fresh software update with the build version ending with DVK3 in Europe.

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Furthermore, the Android 13 One UI 5.0 update comes with dozens of new features for your Samsung Galaxy Tab S7. It installs Per-app languages to let customers use different languages for different apps, Notification permissions to provide more control over phone notifications and Extract text that allows copying text from images.

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Samsung Tab S7 One UI 5.0 update

In addition, it also brings a customizable Picture watermark feature to Samsung cameras, three new Settings menus: Connected devices, Modes and Routines, and Security and Privacy, the ability to turn off RAM Plus, and many more.

Aside from these, the update also improves so many features and functions. The Color Palette now has 16 palettes and basic colors instead of 4, the Gallery has improved picture/video editing tools, the Camera Single Take feature is also being improved as it now offers more time to capture shots, and others.

Last but least, it installs the November 2022 Android security patch that addresses 3 critical, 32 high, and 1 moderate level of CVEs and 26 SVEs in order to improve the system security and stability.

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Samsung Galaxy A32 5G is getting November 2022 security update

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Samsung A32 October 2022 update

Samsung is rolling out a new firmware update for the Galaxy A32 5G devices, which installs the November 2022 security patch. The users of Galaxy A32 5G smartphone can identify the update through build version A326BXXS4BVK1 in Ireland, Spain, and the United Kingdom.

Since the company is gradually rolling out the November 2022 security update for the Galaxy A32 5G smartphones, more markets will catch it up soon. The device is eligible for the Android 13-based One UI 5 update, but it looks like users have to wait for some more time.

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For Galaxies, Samsung’s November 2022 security patch brings fixes for three critical CVEs, 32 high levels of common vulnerability exposures, and a moderate level of CVE. In addition, the phone manufacturer also included SVE items with the November update that keeps your Galaxy secure.

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Samsung A32 October 2022 update

How to update

Samsung consumers can check new software updates manually with a handful of simple steps. Firstly, visit your Galaxy device’s “System Settings,” once done, scroll down and tap the “Software update” tab, followed by the “Download and install” button.

In early 2021, the South Korean phone maker released the Galaxy A32 smartphone with Android 11-based One UI 3.x software out of the box. The device has earlier upgraded to Android 12, while the Android 13 update is on the way, and likely to be available soon.

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