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Samsung Galaxy S24 series receiving July 2024 security update

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Samsung Galaxy S24 July 2024 update

Samsung has begun releasing the July 2024 security update for Galaxy S24, Galaxy S24 Plus, and Galaxy S24 Ultra. The update is currently live for users in Korea and the company will soon make it available in more countries.

Users of the Samsung Galaxy S24 series can identify the July 2024 security update through the One UI builds given below.

  •  S921NKSU3AXFG – Galaxy S24
  •  S926NKSU3AXFG – Galaxy S24 Plus
  •  S928NKSU3AXFG – Galaxy S24 Ultra

July 2024 update contains the Security Maintenance Release (SMR), combining patches from Google and Samsung. Google addresses 4 critical and 21 high-level vulnerabilities in Android.

Samsung has also fixed 33 Samsung Vulnerabilities and Exposures (SVE) related to components like One UI Home, System UI, Secure Folder, and more, further enhancing device security.

It is an initial rollout so it may take some days to reach all Galaxy S24 models. It is the first Galaxy S smartphone series to receive the July 2024 update. You can check and install the update to enjoy enhanced functions on your smartphone.

To install the update, users just need to download around a 540MB package. For installtion, open Settings and tap on the Software update option. Inside the submenu, you need to hit the Download and install button if your Galaxy fetches a new OTA.

Samsung Galaxy S24 July 2024 update

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One UI 6.1.1 update will bring Auto Zoom feature to Galaxy Z Flip 5

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One UI 6.1.1 Auto Zoom

Samsung launched the Galaxy Z Flip 6 smartphone with several new camera features, including the Auto Zoom feature. This Flex Zoom feature will not be exclusive to the Galaxy Z Flip 6 for long, as Samsung will soon expand its availability. The Auto Zoom feature is coming to the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 via the upcoming One UI 6.1.1 update.

The amazing zoom camera feature enhances the experience of taking selfies on the cover display by automatically adjusting the zoom level. Auto Zoom feature is only compatible with Flip devices, currently Galaxy Z Flip 6 only and will soon be available for Galaxy Z Flip 5 smartphone

Auto Zoom

Auto Zoom feature of One UI 6.1.1 ensures that selfies are well-framed whether capturing full-body or upper-body shots. As users move to a suitable distance and prepare to take a photo, the camera automatically detects the subject and adjusts the zoom accordingly.

It works when the camera is launched on the cover display and the phone is placed in Flex Mode. Using advanced AI technology, such as facial and body recognition, the camera intelligently estimates the best zoom ratio ranging from 0.6x to 3x.

One UI 6.1.1 Auto Zoom

How to use it?

Users of Galaxy Z Flip smartphone can easily use this feature, just need to follow a few steps:

  • Open the Camera app on the cover display and activate Flex mode on your device.
  • Now, move to a distance and prepare to take a selfie.
  • The camera will detect the person and automatically adjust to the appropriate zoom ratio.
  • You can indicate your readiness to take a photo by showing your palm or using voice commands like “Smile”, “Shoot” or “Click”

Through the above easy steps, you can capture more accurate and better-quality zoom pictures. By integrating AI capabilities with UI design, Samsung continues to enhance the functionality and user experience of its flagship smartphone series.

One UI 6.1.1 Auto Zoom

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Samsung launches special Galaxy Z Flip 6 for Doraemon fans

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 6 Doraemon Edition

Samsung officially unveiled the Galaxy Z Flip 6 Doraemon Edition. This unveiling came within 5 days of the Galaxy Unpacked held in Paris. The company introduced new foldable phones, smartwatches, earbuds, and Galaxy Ring.

The Galaxy Z Flip 6 5G’s Doraemon Edition has launched in Hong Kong. It will be available to limited shoppers as the units capped at 800. The Korean tech giant is said to sell this special edition smartphone on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The exclusive edition is priced at HKD 10,698 (around $1,370) in Hong Kong. The retail box of the device will include a Doraemon special edition phone stand and a flipsuit case. The stand has a magnet, which helps it stand anywhere on the box.

The software side of the Doraemon Edition has also been tweaked by Samsung. It comes with a pre-applied theme to match the panel graphics. The company also has some exciting pre-order benefits that include a Tote Bag as a free gift, a one-year Samsung Care+, and a 65W USB PD charger.

 

Interested consumers can pre-order the Galaxy Z Flip 6 Doraemon Special Edition from Samsung Experience Stores and Online Store. It is available for purchase (via SamMobile) from 1010, Broadway, Cathay Shop, China Mobile, CSL, CTM, and Fortress stores.

Galaxy Z Flip 6 Specs

Samsung’s latest Flip phone is equipped with Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor. It features more RAM than the previous generation to seamlessly run the AI model. It has many new and advanced Galaxy AI features that are exclusively available at Samsung in the market.

It has upgraded the main camera to a 50-megapixel primary sensor. The display size remains the same but both (inner and cover) panels feature up to 26 nits peak brightness. For the first time, Samsung brought dust resistance alongside water resistance to its foldable phones.

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Samsung replaced Galaxy S21 FE Green Line display for FREE

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Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Green Line Display

Most consumers prefer Samsung or Apple when buying their first flagship smartphone. Both firms have immense reputations in the global smartphone market. Meanwhile, it becomes quite frustrating if a Samsung or Apple flagship fails to live an adequate life without any damage or so.

Over the past few weeks, Samsung’s consumers having Galaxy S21 FE reported sudden green line display issues. We’ve spotted around a dozen consumers, specifically in the Indian community, having the same issue – a green line developed on screen without any fall or foreign object insertion.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Green Line Display

Some things were common among consumers that the phone was purchased around 18 months ago and uses an Exynos processor. Good news surfaced on X citing Samsung replaced S21 FE’s green line display free of cost. FYI, the unit was out of warranty, but the company provided a free repair.

That said, contacting through a proper communication channel is all you need at Samsung. The user contacted Samsung support through X (formerly Twitter). The company listened to his problem and suggested visiting a nearby service center get to the repair job sheet prepared.

Samsung repair executive offered ample support in job sheet preparation without any ado. The consumer then shared the job sheet with Samsung through email. After a short wait, he got a call, instructing him to submit the phone at the repair center for quality validation, followed by repair.

The validation went in favor of the consumer, clearing the path for FOC screen replacement. The Repair and Service Center Executive reiterated that Samsung is committed to offering the greatest after-sales support to consumers even if their product is out of warranty.

The S21 FE’s faulty display, battery, and PCB kit have been replaced for free. The repair executive said that Samsung formed a policy, promising FOC screen replacement within three years of purchase. It’s applicable on the Galaxy S21 series, S21 FE, and Galaxy S22 Ultra till September 30.

So it’s a great chance to get your Galaxy’s faulty display replaced. Simply visit Samsung’s authorized service center in your locality. Share your concern with them and brief them about the free repair policy. They keep a consumer-centric spirit, requiring no additional resources to offer support.

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