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US Unlocked Galaxy Note 20 series receiving April 2024 update

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 started getting an April 2024 security patch in the US. Earlier, the company had already distributed the update to the Brazilian units of the devices and was gradually expanding to more countries.

The unlocked units of the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra are starting to receive the April 2024 security patch with the firmware version numbers N981U1UES6HXD1 and N986U1UES6HXD1. Meanwhile, the locked units of the devices haven’t received the update yet, but it is expected that those devices will also get the update in the next few days.

The April 2024 security patch update primarily focuses on enhancing the devices. According to the details, the update will address more than 40 security vulnerability issues. To fix them, Google has added 27 patches, while Samsung has added 17 patches, which fix the issues found in the Galaxy devices exclusively.

The Galaxy Note 20 series is not eligible to get Galaxy AI features

Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 20 series of devices back in 2020 and promised to provide software support for four years. It is eligible to get four major software updates in the form of Android updates and also provide some security-related software updates for the devices. Therefore, the device is no longer eligible to get any major updates, and it is limited to Android 13 and will not be able to receive any AI features.

However, the Korean giant will continue to bring new security patch updates for the device this year, so to take advantage of security enhancements, you should always keep the device up-to-date. Now,  with the latest development, if you are using the Galaxy Note 20 in the US, then update your device to the April 2024 security patch update.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 series received the May 2024 security update

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After introducing the May 2024 security patch to the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite (2022), Samsung has now rolled out the update for the latest flagship tablet, the Galaxy Tab S9 series. The update was spotted in Europe.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 getting a May 2024 security patch in Europe

Users who own the Galaxy Tab S9, Galaxy Tab S9+, and Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra can identify the latest update by the firmware version numbers X716BXXS3BXE3, X816BXXS3BXE3, and X916BXXS3BXE3, respectively. The update is currently spotted in Europe for the cellular variants, and it is expected that Wi-Fi variants will get the same update in the next few days. According to the official changelog, the update doesn’t bring any visual changes, but it will fix some internal issues. 

According to the official documentation, the latest update will provide more than 50 foxes, whereas as usual, Google and Samsung have both actively added patches to improve the overall performance of Galaxy devices against security flaws.

Moreover, recently these devices have grabbed the One UI 6.1 update, so if you are getting any issues after installing the update, then you should update the device to the latest version as it may improve the working of the devices.

If you are using the Galaxy Tab S9 device in Europe, then you can now take advantage of the new software by going to the software update menu from the system settings. 

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Samsung One UI May 2024 security Patch released for these Galaxy devices so far

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Since the start of the month, Samsung has been busy providing the One UI 6.1 update to eligible Galaxy devices, so it has delayed providing the May 2024 security patch to them. However, it still successfully started rolling out the update for the Galaxy S24 series, and then it expanded the update to more devices. 

The May 2024 security patch update for Galaxy devices doesn’t bring any significant changes for the devices, but it will provide some enhancements for the security of the devices. According to the official documentation, the latest patch has brought more than 50 fixes. More specifically, Google has introduced 31 patches that enhance the functioning of the Android system, and along with this, there are 25 extra patches included by Samsung that address the issues found in the last update.

Moreover, the May 2024 update is part of a monthly security patch program run by Google, which only aims to make the device capable against the different types of cyber scams that may steal personal data, so if you are conscious of your data, then you should keep your device up to date with the latest version.

The list of Galaxy devices that received the May 2024 security patch till now


Note: As Samsung is gradually rolling out the update, the listed devices have not received the update in every country, but it is expected to expand the update to all the devices soon.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite supports LTE TDD band with Europe May 2024 update in Europe

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite is the first tablet that initially got the May 2024 security patch among all tablets. However, with the latest update, the device will not get any new features, but it will surely provide enhancements for the security and network connectivity of the device.

The May 2024 security patch for the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite is coming with the firmware version number P619XXU6CXE2. The update is currently spotted in Europe, and it is expected that the company will provide the update in more countries. Don’t confuse it with a new one; the update is available for the 2022 edition device.

It is worth noticing that Samsung has also brought regional LTE TDD support. With this band support, the device will be capable of catching 4G networks with more stability. However, it is important to note that if you purchased the device from Germany, you will not be able to receive LTE TDD signals in other countries, including Belgium, Denmark, Germany, France, Luxemburg, the Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Switzerland, and the Czech Republic.

Apart from the 4G enhancement, there has been no significant change for the devices; however, if you are facing any other issues while using the device functionalities, then you should try the latest update as it may improve the overall functionality of the devices.

To install the latest update on your device, follow some simple steps: First, go to the system settings, then select the software update menu. Here you will see the option “download and install.” When you tap on it, start searching for the update, and if it says a new update is available, then tap on the download button. 

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