The October 2021 Android safety patch is now rolling out to some extra Samsung smartphone lineups. The Galaxy S20 and Galaxy Observe 20 sequence units have began choosing up the newest safety replace within the firm’s residence nation South Korea. The rollout ought to develop to extra nations over the following few days or even weeks.
The most recent replace for the Galaxy S20 sequence bumps the firmware model of the units to G98xNKSU1EUI3. The brand new firmware model for the Galaxy Observe 20 sequence units is N98xNKSU1DUI2 (via). Each lineups are doubtless choosing up some user-facing enhancements or new options together with subsequent month’s safety upkeep launch (SMR). Nonetheless, we don’t have a changelog helpful to substantiate it.
The brand new SMR also needs to comprise fixes for a number of safety points present in Android OS in addition to Samsung’s One UI. The corporate has but to publish the up to date safety bulletin so we don’t have the small print now. However we must always get to know that by subsequent week.
Galaxy S20 and Observe 20 telephones are actually choosing up the October replace
As has been the story for the previous a number of months, Samsung was the primary OEM to launch the October 2021 Android safety patch. The rollout started for the Galaxy S21 sequence a few days again. It launched the digital automobile key perform to the newest standard Galaxy flagships. This function lets customers lock and unlock their automobiles utilizing their Galaxy S21 telephones. Customers have to arrange a Digital Key on Samsung Go, following which they’ll entry it through their fingerprint. It additionally allows you to begin the automobile engine by inserting your telephone on a wi-fi charging pad.
As of now, the digital automobile key perform for the Galaxy S21 sequence is restricted to customers in South Korea solely. Nonetheless, Samsung is predicted to finally carry this cutting-edge know-how to extra areas over time.
In the meantime, the October safety replace continues to hit extra Galaxy smartphones. The Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Flip 3 foldables joined the celebration earlier at the moment. A pair extra Galaxy smartphone lineups are actually receiving the newest SMR.
If you’re utilizing any of the Galaxy S20 or Observe 20 telephones, you’ll be able to anticipate to obtain the brand new replace anytime now. As all the time, it’s best to obtain a notification prompting you to obtain the OTA (over the air) replace. You can too manually verify for updates from the Settings app in your telephone, underneath the Software program replace menu.