December 2022 security patch

Samsung serves new firmware for Galaxy S21 FE Exynos variant

As of now, the Exynos variant of the Galaxy S21 FE is receiving the new security update in the form of the December 2022 security patch, and it is rolling out in several countries, including Malaysia, Thailand, the Netherlands, the Philippines, and Vietnam. 

Users who own the device can identify the latest update by the software version G990EXXU3DVL1

Android Security Patch


According to the Samsung documentation, the latest patches include the fix to as many as 93 vulnerabilities, 67 of them common to (almost) all Android devices.

The Galaxy S21 FE device is listed in the monthly security update category, which makes the device eligible to grab one security update in a month.

The device has recently received Android 13 as its first major update. Additionally, the device is eligible for three more Android updates in the future.

Moreover, If you want to be more secure in this time of online spamming and data thefts, you should install the latest security update on your device as soon as possible.

1. On your Galaxy devices, head into your settings. 2. Scroll to the bottom and click on Software update. 3. Tap Download and install. 4. Wait for your device to check for updates. 5. If a security update is available, you can hit Install now.

How to install