2022 was the best year for Galaxy fans as Samsung wowed them with the Android 13/One UI 5.0 update rollout. The company started Stable One UI 5 distribution on October 24 and upgraded over 46 Galaxy device models in less than two months.
All the upgraded Galaxy devices got powerful new features with Android 13 and One UI 5 update that make every day effortless. The major OS allows users to be delighted with new colour palettes and wallpapers that will elevate the way you express your style.
In addition, the modes and routines feature lets you discover and set modes for your activities, a whole new level of convenience. For the Camera and Gallery, the One UI 5 has a bevy of features that will elevate your photos, thanks to AI and machine learning.
Optimise your multitasking game when you change views with a gesture or quickly open apps on split screens. These are just some of the multitude of key features and enhancements that come with Samsung’s Android 13-based One UI 5 upgrade.
In 2022, Samsung achieved its fastest OS upgrade rollout for Galaxy devices with Android 13. It represents the company’s most ambitious mobile software to date, as it requires high levels of customisation globally. Besides, Samsung also aims to ensure a unique experience that meets the needs of users.
In the coming weeks, more Galaxy device users will get the Android 13 upgrade as Samsung accelerates its deployment of One UI 5 updates to a wider range of models, including older flagship devices and tablets, with a goal to complete rollout for all eligible devices by today.
These Galaxy device models upgraded so far.
- Galaxy S22 series
- Galaxy S21 series
- Galaxy S20 series
- Galaxy Note 20/Note 20 Ultra
- Galaxy A53 5G
- Galaxy A33 5G
- Galaxy Z Flip 4
- Galaxy Z Fold 4
- Galaxy A73 5G
- Galaxy Tab S8 series
- Galaxy Xcover 6 Pro
- Galaxy M52 5G
- Galaxy M32 5G
- Galaxy Z Fold 3
- Galaxy Z Flip 3
- Galaxy A52
- Galaxy S20 FE
- Galaxy S21 FE
- Galaxy Note 10 Lite
- Galaxy Tab S7
- Galaxy A71
- Galaxy Z Fold 2
- Galaxy Z Flip
- Galaxy Z Flip 5G
- Galaxy S10 Lite
- Galaxy M53 5G
- Galaxy A52s 5G
- Galaxy M33 5G
- Galaxy A52 5G
- Galaxy M62
- Galaxy A22 5G
- Galaxy F42 5G
- Galaxy A51 5G
- Galaxy Xcover 5
- Galaxy A51
- Galaxy A13 5G
- Galaxy M22
- Galaxy A23 LTE/5G
- Galaxy A22
- Galaxy A32 LTE/5G
- Galaxy A72
- Galaxy M32
Note: The list has records until December 9th.
Samsung announces Galaxy S23 FE release date in France
Back in October, Samsung introduced the Galaxy S23 FE smartphone. Since then, the company has sequentially expanded the phone’s market-wise availability. Now, Samsung announced the release date of Galaxy S23 FE in France.
Samsung will release the Galaxy S23 FE in France on December 8, 2023. The company is highlighting the phone’s camera and videography skills along with battery and design. As shown in the image, the Galaxy S23 FE will be available in four colors: Purple, Black, White and Mint.
The Galaxy S23 FE is expected to come pre-loaded with Android 14-based One UI 6.0 software. In initial launch markets, the device was shipped with One UI 5.1, powered by Android 13. Moreover, the S23 FE France unit will be powered by Exynos 2200 chipset.
Samsung will produce 4nm AI chips for Hanwha
Samsung and Hanwha partner to produce cutting-edge AI chips. Hanwha subsidiary Vision Next’s AI semiconductors will be mass-produced at Samsung’s 4nm process technology.
The company has expanded its base for high-tech, high-tech processes, and Hanwha has secured a growth engine for the semiconductor business, which has been selected as a future growth engine.
According to a report, Samsung plans to mass produce Vision Next AI semiconductors using the 4nm (nanometer) process. It is planned to begin mass production as early as the first half of next year.
This move is expected to become the basis for cooperation between the foundry and fabless of leading domestic companies. This is because Samsung can increase its foundry status by expanding its 4nm customer base, and Hanwha can increase its semiconductor business capabilities.
Galaxy S23 Ultra slips out of bestseller club, iPhone tsunami continues [Q3 2023]
A new report shows that Samsung’s Galaxy A14 continues to lead the Android market globally. While the Apple iPhone’s tsunami continued, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra slipped out of bestseller club in the third quarter of the year.
Apple’s iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro Max, and iPhone 14 Pro were the bestsellers in Q3 2023. Notably, the iPhone 13 jumped to the fourth rank as its sales were high during the festival sales in India. From fifth to eighth, Samsung’s A series phones are listed on the chart.
Samsung’s Galaxy A14 LTE was the best-selling Android smartphone globally in Q3 2023. This phone’s 5G variant ranked 2nd in the Android market, while sixth in all categories. The Galaxy A54 and affordable Galaxy A04e secured seventh and eighth spots in the chart.
The most notable thing is that Samsung’s Galaxy S23 Ultra flagship slipped out of the top 10 bestseller club. It came as a big disappointment for Samsung as it’s preparing to unveil the Galaxy S24 Ultra alongside the S24 and S24 Plus in January next year.