January 2024 security patch is now available for Unlocked Galaxy Z Flip 5 in the US


Samsung has started rolling out January 2024 with the first week of the month. Since then, it has already updated several Galaxy devices belonging to different regions, including the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5. These devices have already received the update in the US but were limited to locked units. Now,  moving forward, the unlocked units of the Galaxy Z Flip 5 have also started getting new updates.

Users who own the unlocked units of the Galaxy Z Flip 5 can identify the latest update by the firmware version number F731U1UES1BWL7. It comes with a software package of 385.56 MB, which is a standard size. It indicates that the update doesn’t bring any visible changes for the devices, but it will impact them internally.

For your information, the latest update brings some only security-related fixes that will make your device ready to fight against external threats. It also comes with some latest security patches that enhance the overall security enhancements that are added by Google and Samsung together.

The Galaxy Z Flip 5 is listed under the monthly update category; due to this, the smartphone is eligible for at least one update per month, and as the device is the flagship in its segment, it will get at least four major updates while one of them is already received in the form of One UI 6 and Android 14.

As the update gradually expands to the units of the devices, you have to wait to get the update. When it is available for your device, the company will provide a notification on your device. If you haven’t received the notification yet, you can also check it manually by going to the software update menu.


FAQ Section:

  1. When the January 2024 update will available my carrier-locked Galaxy Z Flip 5?

    The update is initially released to limited carriers and is expanded within a week.

  2. Will Galaxy Z Flip 5 will get One UI 6.1 update?

    Yes, the Galaxy Z Flip 5 is eligible for upcoming One UI 6.1 update which will be based on Android 14.

  3. How many major OS update will receive the Galaxy Z Flip 5?

    The Galaxy Z Flip 5 will receive four major OS updates, and it recently received its first major OS update in the form of Android 14.

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