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Galaxy S22’s March 2023 update now available in several countries

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After serving the initial March 2023 security update for several devices in any particular country, Samsung is now Gradually expanding it to different countries. Currently, the company is expanding the update for the Galaxy S22 series device, which has previously received the update in Europe.

According to the information, the latest update for Galaxy S22 is now expanding in four new regions, including Asia, Australia, North America, and Latin America. Users who own Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+, and Galaxy S22 Ultra devices in these regions can install the latest update, which has version numbers S901EXXS3CWB5, S906EXXS3CWB5, and S908EXXS3CWB5 respectively.

  • Argentina,
  • Bolivia,
  • Brazil,
  • Chile,
  • Colombia,
  • Guatemala,
  • Indonesia,
  • Malaysia,
  • Mexico,
  • New Zealand,
  • Panama,
  • Paraguay,
  • Peru,
  • Thailand,
  • The Netherlands,
  • The Philippines,
  • Trinidad & Tobago,
  • Uruguay,
  • Vietnam.

However, in some countries, the same March 2023 update will be available with different version numbers as in China and Hongkong, the update will be available with version numbers S90x0ZHS2CWB8 (Here, the x represents the model number which will be different for each device). In the US, the Galaxy S22 series is getting the March 2023 security update with firmware version S90xUSQS2CWB7 for the carrier-locked units and firmware version S90xU1UES2CWB7 for unlocked units.

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The March 2023 security update is a regular update that is available for Android devices; the update brings several improvements to the security of the device, which will make sure that your device has no vulnerabilities, so you can easily enjoy your favorite content on your device without worrying about the security of your data.

Users who own Galaxy devices should receive a notification regarding the new update so they can easily update their devices by tapping on the notification, which will redirect to the software update; now, simply tap on the download button. In case there is any problem in receiving notifications or you missed it, you can also update your phone by following the below steps.

How to install

  1. First Go to the system settings
  2. Scroll down and tap on the software 
  3. Tap on download and install 
  4. Wait until it finished searching
  5. Now Tap on the download button and install.

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Galaxy Z Flip 5G gets April 2024 security update in several countries

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is the first compact foldable smartphone made available for the market and was successful in reaching a large number of consumers. It is already more than three years old and has received all three major updates. Now it is no longer eligible to get any new One UI update, but it will still be eligible to get some security patches, like now the device is getting an April 2024 security patch.

According to the information, the Galaxy Z Flip 5G is spotted getting an April 2024 security patch update in some countries, including Australia, Canada, and several parts of Europe. Canadian users can identify the latest update by the firmware version number F707WVLS7IXC1. Meanwhile, the European and Australian units of the Galaxy Z Flip 5G are getting an April 2024 security patch update with the firmware version number F707BXXSDKXC1.

For your information, the April 2024 security patch doesn’t belong to the one UI, so you will not get any significant improvements for your device. However, if you want to use your device longer, then you should update it to the largest security patch as it will prove all-around protection against external threats.

Moreover, the latest update may also provide some significant changes that could enhance the overall performance and stability of the devices. If you are having any issues while using the functionalities, the update may address them.

If you are using the Galaxy Z Flip 5G in the above-mentioned regions, you can now update it to the latest April 2024 security patch update on the device. To do that, you just need to go to the system settings and select the software update menu.


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Unlocked Galaxy A53 grabs April 2024 security patch in the US

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Samsung launched the Galaxy A53 back in 2022; it debuted with Android 12, and later, it received two major updates in the form of Android 13 and Android 14 (One UI 6.0). Now, users are eagerly waiting for the next featureful update, which will be available as One UI 6.1. But before that, the company rolled out the April 2024 security patch update.

After introducing the April 2024 security patch to the locked units of the Galaxy A53, the unlocked variant has also started getting updates in the US. Users can identify the latest update by the firmware version number, A536U1UES8DXD7. The update is live on almost every carrier, including AT&T, Bluegrass Cellular, Cellular South, Cricket, Comcast, Dish, MetroPCS, T-Mobile, US Cellular, Verizon, and Xfinity Mobile.

The April 2024 update introduces a new security patch that is unrelated to the One UI, meaning it won’t significantly alter smartphone functionality. However, if you are concerned about your device’s safety, you should always keep it up-to-date with the latest security patch. Along with the security patch, it may also provide some other enhancements that could improve the device’s performance and stability.

If you are using the carrier-unlocked Galaxy A53 5G, you should start getting notifications about the availability of the April 2024 update. To install the update, tap on the notification, which will redirect you to the software update menu. Now hit the download button. In case you haven’t received the update yet, you can also check it manually by going to the system settings.


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US-locked Galaxy Note 20 units get April 2024 security patch on more carriers

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Samsung is known for its software update policy, where it timely provides updates for Galaxy devices. Currently, the company is busy expanding the April 2024 security patch to eligible devices, now with the latest development of the locked variants of the Galaxy Note 20 series.

Notably, the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra have already received the update on the Verizon network. Now, with the latest development, it is available on more carriers, including Comcast, T-Mobile, and Xfinity Mobile. The firmware version number N98*USQS6HXD1 is updating these devices.

For your information, the April 2024 update is part of Google’s Android security maintenance program, which aims to enhance the overall security of the devices. In a nutshell, the latest software will address more than 40 fixes, where Google has added 27 fixes and Samsung has added 17 more fixes exclusively for Galaxy devices.

Moreover, the latest update may also provide some significant changes that could enhance the overall performance and stability of the devices, so if you are using the locked variant of the Galaxy Note 20 series, you should update the Galaxy device to the latest version.

The Galaxy Note 20 series smartphones are the last devices in the Note lineup, which were introduced back in 2020. Now they have already received three major updates in the form of Android 11, Android 12, and Android 1. They are no longer eligible to get any significant updates but can still get some security-related updates this year.


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