Recently Galaxy Z Fold2 has received an update for June 2022. This update comes with a security level patch 2022-06-01 for Model no. F916B and comes with firmware no. F916BXXU2GVE9 for the Euro variant.
We recently saw the last update a few days earlier, on June 3, for both the S.Korean and Euro versions of this device.
The last update was just a security improvement. This time the update brings some new camera features to the device & the regular security updates from Google for OS and Samsung for OneUI.
According to the changelog, there are two moderate-level improvements in the Camera:
The Night portrait feature has been enhanced: Night mode uses multi-frame processing to combine 30 images into one clear photo. The extra light captured by the phone’s camera sensors will help your photos appear bright and enhanced.
The ‘Auto framing’ feature is supported in video mode and some video call apps: First introduced on Galaxy Z Fold2, Auto framing is a feature within the Camera app that allows you to shoot videos in Flex mode, hands-free. At the same time, you or the subjects remain in focus. The Camera can detect when people enter or leave the frame of view.
Apart from this Overall stability and security of the device have been improved.
Users also posted screenshots; this update is for Euro/Global version, but we expected it to release soon in other regions. We have seen Samsung bringing new camera features and updating their old devices but also bringing the Galaxy S22 camera features to Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and other flagship devices a few days ago, and this shows the hardware still holds well in the market, after all, it was a flagship smartphone.
Released 2020, September 18, The Galaxy Z Fold2 comes with an octa-core Qualcomm SD 865+ (7nm+) processor, a sAmoled 6.23 inches screen, a 25:9 screen ratio, Adreno 650 GPU, and comes out of the box with Android 11 and One UI 3.1.1. upgradable to One UI 4.1 and Android 12 currently and is eligible for the forthcoming major updates according to Samsung’s Software Update Support Policy.
If you are a Galaxy Z Fold2 user, remember to turn on the notification for an update in your phone’s settings for this update. Users can also check for the latest software update by navigating to Settings » Software update and tapping on Download and install or turning auto-updates or notifications on in your device’s settings.
You can visit the links for more info on the update and a better understanding of resolved security & privacy issues from Samsung’s & Google’s monthly bulletin for security patches & users’ posts regarding updates, as well as the changelog.