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List of Countries Where Galaxy S23 Users Can Now Enjoy Android 14 & One UI 6.0

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Every year, Samsung treats its Galaxy devices to a major update called One UI. Think of it like a makeover that adds cool new stuff and makes the devices easier to use. Well, guess what? This time, Samsung is at it again with a brand new update called One UI 6. It’s like a software upgrade that’s going to make your devices work even better and come with some cool new features.

At first, Samsung rolled out the One UI 6 beta updates for Galaxy S23 devices. The initial beta updates came out in early August, followed by several more beta updates for the device. In total, nine beta updates were released for testing purposes. After successfully testing these updates, the company has now released stable updates.

One UI 6.0 rollout will begin for Galaxy Z Fold5, Flip5, A53, and A13 5G on November 27

The One UI 6 stable update is coming with all the new enhancements that have been added to several existing applications, including camera, gallery, photo editor, studio, weather, Samsung Health, calendar, and many more. If you want to explore all the features, then check out this article.

Samsung extends One UI 6 compatibility to three additional apps

Samsung has started rolling out the One UI 6 update from yesterday, and initially it introduced the update to several European & Asian countries. Now that the update is expanding to more countries, we have made a dedicated list of countries. If you are using the Galaxy S23 device from the listed country, you can easily update your device to the latest version.

One UI 6 stable update now available in these countries

  • China
  • Canada
  • Argentina
  • Guatemala
  • Uruguay
  • Bolivia
  • Singapore
  • Tunisia
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • South Africa
  • Russia
  • Ukraine
  • Nepal
  • Hungary
  • Indonesia
  • Afghanistan
  • Kenya
  • Panama
  • Czech Republic
  • Egypt
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Kuwait
  • Malaysia
  • Netherland
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Thailand
  • Turkiye
  • UAE Region
  • UK
  • Vietnam

It is worth noticing that currently the stable update is available for Galaxy S23 devices, but soon it will be available for other devices that are running in beta testing, such as the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S21, Galaxy Z Fold 5, Z Flip 5, and many more. After the beta participants, the Korean giant will introduce the update to other eligible devices.


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Google released the Pixel feature drop in June 2024 for its Pixel devices

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Google aggressively updates Pixel device lineups, including smartphones and tablets. To get new features and improvements, the company follows the Quarterly release program, where initially, it provides testing updates to eligible users and then provides new stable updates publicly. Following the same trend, the company has started rolling out its third Pixel drop update for its devices; let’s explore it.

June 2024 Pixel drop update 

With the June 2024 Pixel drop update, many new features exist, including Gemini nano, summarize in recorder, and connected displays. With the latest update, it has improved the HDR+frame selection. Now, you will get a manual lens selection option to handle the smartphone camera professionally. It has brought a doorbell notification: if your pixel tablet can give you a snapshot of who is at your front door, you can talk to them and receive a quick response. To explore all the latest features in detail, you can check the official changelog here.

Availability of the update for pixel devices

Google’s latest Pixel drop update will be available to select Pixel devices, including Pixel 8 series, pixel 7 series, Pixel 6 series, Pixel 5a, Pixel Tablet, and Pixel Fold. However, it is worth noting that the feature’s availability will vary from device to device; if you have any of the smartphones mentioned above, you can check the feature’s availability with this link. It is worth noticing that the latest update also brings a new June 2024 security patch level.

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Despite Android 14 Launch, Android 13 Remains Most Used

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Google shared the Android release number last time in October 2023, when Android 13 was crowned first place with a newly released Android 14. Now again, the metrics of the most-used Android versions in 2024 get updated. 

Despite the fact that it has already been seven months since the Android 14 release, Android 13 is still the most used Android version. Android 11, Android 12, and even Android 10 have surpassed the latest stable version of Android, which now holds the fifth place. The last will not always be the first. When it comes to the distribution of Android versions, the most recent version, Android 14, unfortunately does not rank first or second, but instead falls to the bottom of the Top 5.

This is being speculated as Google has finally updated the Android version distribution panel, hidden within Android Studio for a few years now. After calculating the appropriate calculations, the results show that Android 14 is on only 13% of mobile phones, a somewhat low figure considering that seven months have already passed since its launch.

If the statistics are to be believed, the most used version of Android is still Android 13, with 20.9% of the total. Since October 2023, which is the last time Google shared the data, Android 13 has dropped only 1.5%. The result is strange since it showcases that the second most used version is Android 11, holding a share of 19.0% instead of Android 12, with 14.7%. 

Jumping on the five-year-old ‘Android 10’, which has a greater market share than Android 14, The “good” news is that the versions before Oreo are gently retiring, counting up to a total of 4.6%. Versions before Marshmallow and runtime permissions arrived are presented in only 1.2% of all active Android phones. We are mentioning the Android versions with their shares. – 

  • Android 13 (20.9%)
  • Android 11 (19.0%)
  • Android 12 (14.7%)
  • Android 10 (13.6%)
  • Android 14 (13.0%)
  • Android 9 Pie (8.4%)
  • Android 8 Oreo (5.8%)
  • Android 7 Nougat (2.0%)
  • Android 6 Marshmallow (1.4%)
  • Android 5 Lollipop (0.9%)

Also, Android onwards accounts for 81.2% of the total. These versions receive changes and new features, such as updates to the Google Play system or Google services. 

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Android 14 QPR3 Beta 2.2 Update: Network Fixes and Better System Stability

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Google is working towards the development of Android 15, but it is not only focused on the upcoming new Android iteration; at the same time, it is also bringing new features for the pixel devices with the Android 14 QPR updates.

For your information, the QPR update stands for Quarterly Platform Release, which aims to bring new functionalities and improvements for the Pixel device on a quarterly basis. In each quarter, the company provides beta updates and then offers public updates after testing the features. Like with the late Android 14 QPR 3 beta 2.2, the company has brought some new fixes.

Android 14 QPR3 Beta 2.2: What’s new? 

Android 14 QPR3 Beta 2.2 brings some new fixes that will improve the overall functionality of the devices. According to the changelog, the latest update will fix the issue related to mobile phones halting connectivity even on the best networks. Along with this, the update has also made improvements for making the device more stable while using different functions.

Android 14 QPR3 Beta 2.2: official changelog

This minor update to Android 14 QPR3 Beta 2 includes the following fixes:


The update is live for all the eligible Google Pixel devices, including the Pixel 5a, Pixel 6 and 6 Pro, Pixel 6a, Pixel 7 and 7 Pro, Pixel 7a, Pixel Fold, Pixel Tablet, and Pixel 8 and 8 Pro. However, it will only be available to those users who haven’t joined the Android 15 beta program.

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