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Galaxy Watch 4/5 users angry as Pixel Watch gets January 2023 update early

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Similar to Google Pixel phones, the Pixel Watch is also receiving its new monthly software update in January 2023. Since the first smartwatch product of Google has defeated Samsung’s widely available Galaxy Watch 4 and 5 lineups, users are apparently angry!

The search engine giant is committed to delivering monthly security patches to the Pixel Watch smartwatch. With the latest update, Pixe Watch getting January 2023 patch, functional improvements and bug a fix related to 3rd party watch face issues.

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Google’s Pixel Watch runs the latest Wear OS 3.5 operating system, which is also the base OS on Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 4, Watch 4 Classic, Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro. The former is regularly enhancing the Wear OS so its wearable device can stay ahead of rivals in terms of software features.

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As the Galaxy Watch 4 and later models run Wear OS 3.5, all the efforts Google’s making towards Wear OS for Pixel Watch is naturally benefiting Samsung wearables. In terms of the latest security patch, Google Pixel Watch has a lead over the Galaxy Watch.

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  • Fix to address 3rd party watch faces turning off after 15 mins with always on display (AOD) enabled.

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According to Samsung, the Galaxy Watch 4, Watch 4 Classic, Watch 5, Watch 5 Pro and upcoming Galaxy Watch devices are eligible for up to four years of One UI Watch and Wear OS updates. Besides, the company keeps updating its wearable portfolio with security patches on a regular basis.

Since Samsung has not yet released the January 2023 update for the Galaxy Watch 4 and Watch 5 lineups, we expect the roll out could begin soon. You should stay tuned with us, we will keep you updated with all the developments regarding Samsung.

James is the lead content creator on Sammy Fans and mostly works on Samsung's firmware section. His first phone was the Galaxy S4 and continues 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.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 May 2024 update reaches Europe

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Samsung Note 20 May 2024 update Europe

Samsung is sending the May 2024 security update for Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphones in Europe. This update is already out for locked models of these devices in the US.

The Korean tech giant is rolling out a May 2024 security update for the Galaxy Note 20 series in Europe with the One UI build version ending with HXE9. The company will soon make this update in more countries.

The latest security patch resolves 45 vulnerabilities, including 33 from Google. It includes 3 Critical and 26 High-level CVEs. The update also features 25 Samsung-specific fixes.

Moreover, the update brings system security improvements, stability optimization, functional enhancements, and bug fixes. With this update, the company aims to provide an enhanced and better user experience.

Users of the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra smartphones can check and install the latest update by following a few easy steps mentioned below.

  • Open Settings
  • Scroll and tap Software update
  • Finally, hit the Download and install

If you have received the latest update, then follow the on-screen instructions to install the update on your smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy Note 20, S20 FE, Z Flip 3, Fold 3, and Fold 2 get May 2024 update [Verizon US]

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G grabs May 2024 security update in the US

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G May 2024 update US

Samsung is rolling out a new update for the Galaxy Z Flip 5G smartphone, which installs the May 2024 security patch. The update improves system security and stability to enhance the overall performance of the device.

At present, the May 2024 update is available for locked Galaxy Z Flip 5G models in the United States. It is expected to become available in other regions soon. Users can verify it through the One UI build version F707USQS8IXE2.

The fresh security update is essential as it incorporates the latest patches for Android, protecting the smartphone against emerging security threats. Additionally, the update resolves several bugs for a smoother and more efficient user experience.

Users with Galaxy Z Flip 5G can check and install the update by going to the Settings menu, selecting ‘Software Update’, and then choosing ‘Download and install’.

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Samsung Galaxy S24, S23 get second firmware update in May 2024

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Samsung Galaxy S24 S23 second May 2024 update

Samsung is advancing its software support for Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S24 series smartphones by releasing the second update in May 2024. This update has started in Thailand and is expected to be available in more regions shortly.

Owners of the Galaxy S24 series are getting the update with the build version S92xBXXU2AXE4, which is about 450MB in size. This update is significant as it reportedly addresses the video rattle issue to enhance the video experience for users.

For the Galaxy S23 series, the update comes with the build version S91xBXXU5CXE1 and is nearly 430MB. Although the details of the improvements are not specified, it is likely to include security enhancements and fixes for better device performance.

Users of the Samsung Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S24 series are advised to install the second May 2024 update to take advantage of the latest security measures and improvements.

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