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Verizon releases June firmware to Samsung Galaxy S22 Trio in USA

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On the 13th of June, Verizon US posted that the Galaxy S22 Series will get the latest update which will consist of Android Security Patch Level: June 2022 with Software Version/firmware build no. SP1A.210812.016.S90*USQU2AVF1.This update was named ‘System Update 5’ by Verizon for the series. 

Following are the three models for the Galaxy Trio and their updated Firmware build no. :

  • SM-S901US S22: S901USQU2AVF1
  • SM-S906US S22+: S906USQU2AVF1
  • SM-S908US S22 Ultra: S908USQU2AVF1 

Verizon informed this software update provides performance improvements and the latest Android security patches for your device.

USA network carriers usually provide the software update to the users. Unlike the unlocked smartphones that device manufacturers offer, the carrier-locked smartphones get the software update after 3 step process: Manufacturer testing, Internal Network Testing, and Regulatory approval.

It takes a bit longer than the device manufacturers to release regular OTA updates.

Previously Verizon released the May update on 05/20/2022.

Unlocked carrier users started receiving the Galaxy S22 series in different regions of the world on 3/06 for the June security monthly patch for their respected devices.

According to Verizon, this software update provides performance improvements and the latest Android security patches for Galaxy S22 series devices.

We can deduce that this update will bring the recent camera improvements features provided by Samsung to the unlocked devices with monthly security & privacy issues fixed by Google for Android and Samsung for OneUI.

The Galaxy S22 series is the latest flagship from Samsung and is eligible for four years of major android and UI updates, according to Samsung’s four-year software update policy.  

According to Verizon, this software update has been tested to optimize device performance, resolve known issues and apply the latest security patches.

You can visit the below link for further instructions on the update.

Sources & References:

Samsung Galaxy S22 Software Update | Verizon


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US Unlocked Galaxy S23 receives May 2024 security patch

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Samsung Galaxy S23 has already received the May 2024 security patch update in several regions, but as the device is present worldwide, due to server limitations, some units of the device are still waiting to get the update, and now, with the latest development, the device has started getting a new update in the US.

The unlocked units of the Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23+, and Galaxy S23 Ultra are getting new updates with the firmware version numbers S911U1UES3CXD7, S916U1UES3CXD7, and S918U1UES3CXD7, respectively. The update is coming in a software package of 414 MB, indicating that no significant change has arrived.

The May 2024 security patch comes with standard changes, which don’t clarify anything; they only talk about device stability improvements and bug fixes. As well, it says the new and enhanced feature is included but doesn’t clarify it.

Meanwhile, let’s go to the details about the May 2024 security patch, as per the official documentation. There are more than 50 fixes, which improve the overall security and stability of the devices.

If you are using the unlocked units of Galaxy S23 devices in the US, you can now update the device to the latest version by simply going to the software update menu from the system settings, but if the update is not available on your device yet, you have to wait for some more time.

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US Carrier-locked Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Z Flip 5 getting May 2024 security patch

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Samsung has already started rolling out the May 2024 security patch for the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5, but it was limited to the unlocked version. Now,  with the latest development, the update has been spotted on several locked variants.

As of writing, the May 2024 security patch has been spotted for Verizon-locked devices. Users who own the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5 bound to the Verizon network can identify the latest update by these firmware version numbers, F946USQS3CXE3 and F731USQS3CXE3, respectively. 

The May 2024 security patch doesn’t bring any new features, but it will provide enhancements for the security of the devices. According to the official documentation, it will bring more than 50 fixes. Google has introduced 31 patches that will enhance the Android system, and along with this, there are 25 extra patches introduced by Samsung that will improve the overall performance of the Galaxy devices to protect user data against external threats.

Moreover, if you are having any issues while using any function on the device, then you should update the device. It will fix the issues and enhance the device’s performance and stability. 

If you want to update your device to the latest version, then just follow these simple steps: Forest, go to the system settings, select the software update menu, and here touch the download and install option. If it shows a new update available, then tap on the download button.

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Carrier-locked Galaxy A15 5G gets One UI 6.1 update in the US

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Samsung Galaxy A15 5G is the latest budget-friendly device from Samsung. It was launched back in December last year, and it came with Android 14 preinstalled. Now it is getting its first significant update in the form of One UI 6.1, and it will ultimately improve the utility of different pre-existing functionality.

As of writing, the locked unit of the Galaxy A15 5G has started getting new updates with the firmware version number A156USQU1BXDA. The One UI 6.1 update for this device hasn’t brought a new security patch and still uses the April 2024 patch level. The update is available on each network for locked variants and is expected to reach the unlocked variant in the next few days.

One UI 6.1 features

The One UI 6.1 feature will provide several new changes for the Galaxy devices; however, the update will not bring any Galaxy AI features, but it will provide a bunch of new features that will elevate the user experience. According to the official changelog, the latest update for the Galaxy A15 5G will get several new enhancements like battery protection, a clock, a gallery, a mobile network, and many more. For full details, you can check the official page.

If you want to use the latest changes for the devices, you will need to update the device to the latest version by simply clicking on the system software update through the system settings. However, if you don’t receive the update on your device, then you should wait for some time.

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