So finally, Samsung is back on track to release the most up-to-date Android security patch ahead of rivals like Google. Firstly, Samsung released the October 2022 security update for the Galaxy A52 smartphone users, while it will expand to more devices and countries.
There are a number of Samsung Galaxy devices that are eligible to receive the latest October 2022 security update over the air. Meanwhile, all the recent flagship phones from Galaxy S, Galaxy Note, Galaxy Z, and select Galaxy A series devices will surely be getting the October patch in the next few days.
Samsung October 2022 security patch brings fixes for different kinds of vulnerabilities and exposures. It includes 1 critical, 29 high, and 2 moderate levels of CVEs, while, 8 CVEs were already included in previous updates, and 11 are not applicable to Galaxy devices.
Samsung October 2022 Security Update Tracker
Galaxy A12, A50, Tab S8 – Oct 29
- Verizon rolls out October 2022 update to Samsung Galaxy A12, A50
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 October 2022 security update now live in India
Galaxy S20 FE, Tab S7 – Oct 26
- Samsung Galaxy S20 FE receives October 2022 security update in the U.S.
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 gets performance boost with October 2022 security update
Galaxy A51, A53, A03s – Oct 22
- Samsung October 2022 security update releasing for Galaxy A51 in the US
- Samsung Galaxy A53, A03s installing October 2022 security update in the US
Galaxy A41, S21, S20 – Oct 21
- October 2022 security update released for Samsung Galaxy A42 in the US
- Samsung Galaxy S21 October 2022 security update is now available in India
- Samsung Galaxy S20 at Verizon/T-Mobile gets October 2022 update for better security
Galaxy A72, A32, A21, Fold 4 – Oct 20
- Samsung Galaxy A72 getting security improvements with October 2022 patch
- Samsung pushed the October 2022 security update to the Galaxy A32 | A325MUBS2BVJ1
- The Galaxy A21 is receiving the October 2022 patch update in the United States | A215USQS8CVI6/7
- Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 October 2022 patch expanded to Germany
Galaxy Watch 5 – Oct 19
- Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 gets performance boost with October 2022 update in the US
Galaxy S10 – Oct 18
- Samsung Galaxy S10 is being served with October 2022 security patch
Galaxy Tab S6 – Oct 18
- Samsung’s October 2022 security update reaches Galaxy Tab S6
- Samsung Galaxy Note 10 users installing October 2022 security update in Europe
Galaxy A21 – Oct 15
- October 2022 security update for Samsung Galaxy A21 fixes text messages issue in the US
Galaxy Z Fold 3, Flip 3 – Oct 14
- Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3, Flip 3 October 2022 security update rolling out in the US
Galaxy S20 FE, Z Fold 4, Flip 3 and Fold 3 – Oct 13
- Samsung Galaxy S20 FE gets second October 2022 security update in India – G781BXXU4FVJ1
- Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4, Z Flip 3 and Z Fold 3 users installing October 2022 security update
- Samsung improves Galaxy A53 performance with October 2022 security update
Galaxy S20 series, A52, A52s – Oct 12
- Samsung improving Galaxy S20 with latest security patch released in October 2022
- Samsung’s October 2022 security update expanding to Galaxy A52 running Android 12
- Samsung pushed October 2022 security update for Galaxy A52s in India and Germany
Galaxy S21 series, Note 10 Lite – Oct 11
- Samsung released October 2022 security update to Galaxy S21 series at T-Mobile, and Verizon in the United States.
- Your Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite is ready to install October 2022 security update in Europe
Galaxy Note 20, Fold 2, S20 FE, S21 FE – Oct 08
Verizon rolling out October 2022 security update to the Galaxy Note 20, Note 20 Ultra, Z Fold 2, S20 FE, S21 FE and S21 FE (2022) in the US.
Galaxy S20 FE 5G – Oct 06
October 2022 security update brings performance improvements to Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G
Galaxy Z Fold 2, Flip 5G – Oct 06
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2, Flip 5G users can now install October 2022 security update
Galaxy A13 – Oct 05
Samsung fixes text messages issue with Galaxy A13 October 2022 security update in the US
Galaxy Note 20 series – Oct 05
Samsung’s October 2022 security update is now rolling out for the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra in various markets.
Galaxy A02 – Oct 04
Samsung released the latest October 2022 security patch to the entry-level Galaxy A02 smartphone in various countries including Argentina, Paraguay, Brazil, Uruguay, Peru, Chile, Panama, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, and Colombia.
Galaxy S21 series – Oct 03
Samsung rolled out October 2022 security update to the Galaxy S21 series in Germany, and the changelog mentions that the users won’t be able to roll back to an earlier version after installing the OTA.
- G991BXXS5CVIF – Galaxy S21
- G996BXXS5CVIF – Galaxy S21 Plus
- G998BXXS5CVIF – Galaxy S21 Ultra
Galaxy S22 series – Oct 01
- Europe –
- S901BXXS2AVI7 – Galaxy S22
- S906BXXS2AVI7 – Galaxy S22 Plus
- S908BXXS2AVI7 – Galaxy S22 Ultra
- Asia –
- S901EXXS2AVI7 – Galaxy S22
- S906EXXS2AVI7 – Galaxy S22 Plus
- S908EXXS2AVI7 – Galaxy S22 Ultra
Galaxy S21 FE – Sep 30
- Samsung sold the Galaxy S21 FE in record numbers during the festive season sale in India. Now, the company delivering the October 2022 security patch EARLY to the Galaxy S21 FE users in the Indian market, which brings some new app versions as well.
Galaxy S21 series – Sep 29
- Some Galaxy S21 series smartphone users in the US reported having issue in receiving text messages after the September patch, which is now being fixed with Verizon’s October 2022 security update.
Galaxy S22 series – Sep 29
- Samsung started sending October 2022 security patch to the Galaxy S22, S22 Plus and S22 Ultra smartphones in the United States.
Galaxy A52 – Sep 26
- With Android 13-based One UI 5.0 Beta 1, Samsung deployed the October 2022 security patch for the Galaxy A52 smartphone users in India.
Samsung Galaxy S22 grabs September 2023 update in India
Samsung is releasing the September 2023 update for Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus, and Galaxy S22 Ultra smartphones in India. The new update installs the latest security patch to improve system security and stability.
September 2023 security update for the Samsung Galaxy S22 series in India arrives with the One UI build version mentioned below.
- Galaxy S22 – S901EXXS7CWH6
- Galaxy S22 Plus – S906EXXS7CWH6
- Galaxy S22 Ultra – S908EXXS7CWH6
The installtion package size of this update is 389.60MB. This update focuses mainly on security fixes and does not introduce any new features or changes. According to the changelog, the update fixes over 60 issues found in smartphones and tablets in the previous version.
You can install the update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.
Samsung Galaxy S20 series getting a massive firmware update in the US
Samsung is rolling out a new update for the Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and Galaxy S20 Ultra, which comes with a big-size installation package of 1.3GB. The update installs the August 2023 security patch to improve system security.
However, the changelog of this update does not include any new feature or change except system security maintenance, stability optimizations, and bug fixes. Moreover, it updates several stock apps including Samsung Notes Add-ons, Galaxy Wearable, Kids, Notes, Health, SmartThing, Members, Wallet, Calculator, and Smart Switch to the latest version.
Users of the Samsung Galaxy S20 series can identify this massive update through One UI build version G98xU1UEU6HWHD. The update is currently rolling out for unlocked models in the US.
To install this update, you just need to visit Galaxy Store >> Software Updates >> Download and install.
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Samsung releases Galaxy S23 September 2023 update in Brazil
Samsung is pushing a new update with the September 2023 security update for the Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23 Plus, and Galaxy S23 Ultra smartphones in Brazil. This update is already available in the US, Canada, and Europe.
September 2023 security update for the Galaxy S23 series comes in Brazil with the One UI build version mentioned below.
- Galaxy S23 – S911BXXS3AWI3
- Galaxy S23 Plus – S916BXXS3AWI3
- Galaxy S23 Ultra – S918BXXS3AWI3
Users will have to download around 331.46MB package to install the update. The latest firmware fixes over 60 flaws found in smartphones and tablets in the previous version. The update improves the device’s system security, stability, and overall performance.
However, this update does not include any new feature or change. The update is rolling out gradually, so reaching all eligible devices may take some time. You can install the latest update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.