Samsung is making its One UI 4 software program replace out there for the Galaxy S21, S21 Plus, and S21 Ultra beginning at the moment, the corporate has introduced. The replace is predicated on this yr’s Android 12, was launched in public beta in September, and provides new theming choices, keyboard tweaks, and privateness settings.
The new options coming with the most recent model of Samsung’s software program ought to look acquainted to anybody who’s been maintaining with Android 12’s upgrades. First up is a Material You-style overhaul, together with the flexibility to change the operating system’s color scheme primarily based in your chosen wallpaper, and there are additionally redesigned widgets. New privacy-focused options embrace a Privacy Dashboard that retains monitor of how typically apps are requesting delicate info out of your telephone, and there are additionally new indicators that present when the telephone’s digital camera or microphone are in use.
Other new options embrace a tweaked keyboard that gives extra animated emoji and stickers.
Although the One UI 4 replace is at present restricted to Samsung’s S21 sequence, the corporate says it’ll be out there “soon” on a spread of its different units together with older Galaxy S, Galaxy Note, and Galaxy A units, in addition to Samsung’s foldables, and tablets.
Although its press launch doesn’t give an official timeframe for the replace’s launch on these phones, a notice that appeared within the Samsung Members app in Korea earlier at the moment provides a greater concept of timings. According to this discover, which was deleted shortly after being posted, the Z Flip 3, Z Fold 3, S20 sequence, Note 20 sequence, Z Fold 2, and Z Flip 5G might obtain their One UI 4 updates in December. Older foldables, in addition to Note 10 and S10 units seem prone to comply with in January, whereas Samsung’s tablets might begin receiving the replace from February, beginning with the Tab S7 and S7 Plus.