Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4 smartphone users are getting One UI 5.0 Beta 3 update with fixes for lots of issues and errors. This update is released in India and South Korea at the present time and is expected to expand to other eligible countries in the coming days.
On the other hand, Samsung has already revealed the stable One UI 5.0 release schedule for the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4 smartphones. As per the roadmap, the devices will start getting the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update in Europe this month, while the wider rollout will happen until December 2022.
Moving on, the latest beta update for the new foldable smartphones improves the Battery performance by reducing faster consumption. It further fixes the problem that forces close when setting the shortcuts on both sides while editing the lock screen.
The issues that the Korean language is not entering when connecting the Bluetooth keyboard, the Status bar disappears, and Samsung Pay does not run as a gesture in a folding state have also been fixed with this update.
Lastly, the changelog notes that the company fixes the problem that causes the Camera app to force close and some Cover screen ratio and function errors. Besides these major changes, the update installs the latest November 2022 Android security patch for privacy enhancements.
Bugs that have been fixed
- Battery consumption fast
- Forced close when setting the shortcuts on both sides while editing the lock screen
- Korean is not entered when connecting BT keyboards
- Status bar disappear -Samsung Pay does not run as a gesture in a folding state
- Camera app forced close
- Cover screen ratio and function error
- Other minor bug fixes
The Korean company is rolling out the One UI 5.0 Beta 3 update for Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Flip 4 devices with the One UI build version ending with ZVK1. If you’re already part of the beta program in these countries, you can download this version by heading to the Settings and Software updates section.
Google Play System October 2023 Update Arrives: What’s New and How to Get It
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.
Google Play Store
- [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.
Samsung Galaxy A23 gets new firmware update in the US
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.
US unlocked Samsung Galaxy S21 FE receiving September 2023 update
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.