[Nov. 20] Update 2…
The Galaxy A52 smartphone users in the Philippines are now getting the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 upgrade, as spotted by @SamsungSWUpdate. The 2nd major firmware update for the A52 comes with various new features and notable changes in the user interface for better experiences.
[Nov. 17] Update 1…
Starting Russia, Samsung released the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 firmware update for the Galaxy A52 smartphone users. In addition, the update brings November 2022 security patch and carries firmware version A525FXXU4CVJB. Also, read | One UI 5.0 Key Features | Samsung
One UI 5 – What’s New
The One UI 5.0 update brings the latest Android 13 OS to Galaxy devices alongside a number of new features. For a better understanding of One UI 5.0, you can check the complete changelog as it contains every major/minor change.
[Nov. 15] Initial story…
Samsung’s Galaxy A53 and Galaxy A73 smartphone users have already started to grab the One UI 5.0 update in certain markets. And recently, Samsung pushed the Stable Android 13 update for the Galaxy M52 devices in Europe and India, which suggests Galaxy A52 will get it very soon.
Meanwhile, @SamsungSWUpdate spotted (via CheckFirm) a new Android 13-based One UI 5.0 test firmware for the Samsung Galaxy A52 smartphone units. The CSC of the test build is INS, which suggests the Indian variants will soon get access to the new OS upgrade.
Per the screenshot, the newest test firmware for the Galaxy A52 bears version number A525FXXU4CVJB, which could be the final test build. Similarly, the 5G variants of the Galaxy A52 smartphone may also have the same treatment as soon as Samsung begins the rollout of Android 13.
— Samsung One UI Software Updates (@SamsungSWUpdate) November 15, 2022
Last year, the South Korean tech giant released the Galaxy A52 smartphone with Android 11-based One UI 3.1 operating system out of the box. Later, the company released 1st major upgrade; Android 12-based One UI 4 to the Galaxy A52 among others.
Since the mid-range phone is eligible for three OS upgrades, the Android 13 is not going to be the last major switch. After the next Android, Samsung will also provide the Android 14 update to the Galaxy A52, well, the current One UI 5.0 will let you easily wait a year for the next OS.
Also, don’t forget to check it:
Samsung updates Galaxy Tab S6 Lite with Android 13 and One UI 5.0
Samsung has already updated the Galaxy Tab S8 and Galaxy Tab S7 lineups with Android 13 OS. Now, the company is rolling out the Stable One UI 5.0 for the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite tablets with a new firmware update. Notably, the update is currently releasing in France.
According to the information, the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite tablet users have begun grabbing the major Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update. Users in France and other European markets can identify the package via build version P619XXU1BVK6, as per availability.
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.
Carrier-locked Samsung Galaxy A53 grabs Android 13 update in the US
The feature-rich Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update is now making its way to Samsung Galaxy A53 5G customers in the US. This update is rolling out to select carrier-locked models including Comcast’s network in the United States.
As of now, you can identify the Samsung Galaxy A53 Android 13 update for carrier-locked models with build version A536USQU4BVK3 in the US. However, the company will not take much time to spread it to other network providers in the country.
Furthermore, the latest update has arrived with the November 2022 patch for system security and stability enhancements. It installs various user interface changes for the Quick settings panel, Notification panel, Recent menu, as well as app icons.
Additionally, it brings a slew of new features and countless improvements that will completely enhance your Galaxy experience. Some most noted One UI 5.0 features include 16 Color palette options, Notification permission, Per-app languages, Stack widgets, the ability to turn off RAM Plus, two new multitasking gestures, and many more.
The Camera app is getting various new functions like Picture Watermark, Help guide in Pro mode, improved Single Take, and more. At the same time, the Gallery app is getting an Extract text from image feature, new and improved editing tools, and more.
Meanwhile, the Connected devices, Modes, and Routines, and Security and Privacy are new compartments in the Settings app. Many other applications like Samsung Notes, Samsung Internet, Good Lock, Samsung Keyboard, and others are also getting significant improvements.
Launched earlier this year, Samsung Galaxy A53 is a famous mid-range smartphone that offers various flagship-level functions including faster performance, impressive cameras, a long-lasting battery, IP67 water and dust resistance ratings, and others.
The device was introduced with the Android 12-based One UI 4.1 software and is eligible for Samsung’s new software update policy. It means it will get four major Android upgrades along with five years of security patches.
[5G too] Samsung Galaxy A23 Android 13/One UI 5.0 update is out, download now!
The update is currently available for Galaxy A23 5G users in Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, Taiwan, Malaysia, and the Philippines. The company will soon make it available in more countries.
If you are using a Samsung Galaxy A23/5G smartphone and are excited about its first major software update, you can now visit its Settings to check the update now. From here, enter the Software update section and tap on the Download and install option.
December 6, 2022
Samsung Galaxy A23 has joined the company’s rapidly-growing list of Galaxy devices getting the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update. Along with a handful of new features and multiple improvements, this update also brings the November 2022 security patch for privacy enhancements.
The company is releasing the Android 13 update for Galaxy A23 with build version A235FXXU1BVK8. Currently, it is dispatching in a few countries including Ukraine and Russia, however, Samsung should not take much time to spread it to more customers all over the world.
However, it only supports two major Android upgrades and the current Android 13 is one of them. Next, it should only receive the Android 14 update and security patches for three more years.
One UI 5.0 features:
Samsung brings a lot of changes to the Galaxy user interface. It brings revamped Quick settings panel and Notification panel, new and bolder app icons, and smoother animations.
The company further adds a set of new customization functions including 16 Color Palettes, new tools to personalize the lock screen, Stack widgets for the home screen, and others.
As far as the features are concerned, there is the Extract text from images feature, Per-app languages, Notification permissions, swipe gestures for easier multitasking, the ability to disable RAM Plus, Camera watermark, Lockmown mode, and more.
The company further provides more convenience for using certain functions that comes under new Connected devices, Modes and Routines, and Privacy and security menus in the Settings.
- For more information – One UI 5.0 Changelog for Samsung Galaxy A Series