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Alert: Your Galaxy A50 getting July 2022 security update, download now



Samsung Galaxy A50

Launched back in Q1 2019, the Samsung Galaxy A50 smartphone came pre-equipped with the Android 9.0-based One UI 1.x out of the box. Later on, the company delivered the Android 10-based One UI 2 update in May 2020, followed by Android 11-based One UI 3.0 update in March 2021.

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Unlike its successor, the Galaxy A50 is not eligible for getting three major Android OS upgrades, which means the device will spend its remaining time on the Android 11-based One UI 3.0 software system. However, the company is committed to bringing four years of regular security updates to the Galaxy A50.

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This article will show you all the major and minor software updates that the device receives. Scroll down to stay updated with the latest info.

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August 25:

July 2022 security patch – India

Galaxy A50 smartphone users in India have started getting a new firmware update, which brings the July 2022 security patch.

According to Samsung, the July 2022 patch brings fixes for 32 CVEs from Google for the One UI software system as part of offering better user experiences.

  • Build Version – A505FDDU9CVG2

In order to check for the latest update manually, head to your device Settings tap on Software updates, and finally hit the Download and install button.


Previous updates

June 24:

June 2022 security patch – Verizon (US)

Verizon Samsung Galaxy A50 smartphone users are getting the June 2022 Android security patch update in the US. This update comes with enhancements for system security and stability.

At the same time, it fices over 60 privacy and security-related issues and exploits to improve the overall device’s performance. You can identify it through One UI build version A505USQSJDVE1.




February 28:

February 2022 security patch – India

Samsung started releasing the February 2022 security patch update to the Galaxy A50 smartphone users in the Indian market.

  • Firmware version – A505FDDU9CVB1

February 2022 security patch brings fixes to 2 critical, 29 high, and 15 moderate levels of issues for better system stability & reliability. Read more


December 29:

December 2021 security patch – US

Samsung is now expanding December 2021 security patch to Galaxy A50 models in the US. As per the info, Comcast and Sprint carrier-locked Galaxy A50 units getting this update through OTA.

  • Firmware version – A505USQSHDUK1

The latest December 2021 security patch brings fixes for 5 critical, 22 high and 3 moderate CVEs from Google to Galaxy devices.



December 14:

December 2021 security patch released

Samsung has recently released the November 2021 security patch to the Galaxy A50 smartphone users in the US and India.

Now, the company has started to push the latest December 2021 security patch to the Galaxy A50 users in Taiwan, New Zealand, and the Philippines.

  • Firmware version – A505GNDXS9CUK3



December 02:

November 2021 security patch rolling out in India

The Galaxy A52 smartphone users in India now getting the November 2021 security patch through a new firmware update. To be noted, the release can be identified via PDA build version – A505FDDS9CUK1. [Source]



November 25:

November 2021 security patch in several regions: Samsung started expanding the reach of November 2021 security patch to more Galaxy A50 smartphones in various regions. The minor update bears improvements for the system security as well as stability.

Build numbers:

  • A505FDDS9CUK1: Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam
  • A505FNXXS9CUK1: Europe
  • A505GNDXS9CUK1: Fiji, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan
  • A505GTUBS9CUK1: Brazil
  • A505GUBS9CUK1: Latin America
  • A505WVLSHDUJ3: Canada
  • A505YNDVS7CUK1: Australia




November 19:

November 2021 security patch: Samsung started releasing the November 2021 security patch update to the Galaxy A50 smartphone users in the US.

Currently, the Sprint carrier-locked units are receiving the latest security improvements through firmware build number – A505USQSGDUJ2.

Other than this, the latest Galaxy A50 release didn’t bring any new features or major system optimization.

James is the lead content creator on Sammy Fans and mostly works on Samsung's firmware section. His first phone was the Samsung Galaxy S4 and continue to get new S series devices. Most of the time, James tries to learn about new technologies and gadgets but he also sneaks a bit of free time to nearby rivers and nature.

One UI 5.0

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



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



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



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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