Samsung expands Android 13 update to Galaxy S21 series in the US

A couple of weeks ago, Samsung released the stable Android 13 update to the carrier-locked models of the Galaxy S21 in the US. Now, the company has released the Android 13 update to the carrier-unlocked models in the Galaxy S21 series in the US. The update brings the new version of One UI but an […]

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Android 13 One UI 5.0 update now live for Galaxy S21 in Canada

As you may have heard, Samsung would like to complete the Android 13 update rollout before the end of 2022, which means that the company’s real-world performance might beat its One UI 5.0 release roadmaps. A good example is how the Galaxy S21 series in Canada is now getting the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 […]

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Galaxy S21 series gets second Android 13 update with November security patch

Samsung has been working around the clock to make sure Android 13 and One UI 5.0 make their way to eligible devices as quickly as possible. But that has come at the detriment of security patches, with Samsung taking considerably longer time than usual to release the November 2022 security patch. The Galaxy S21 lineup is […]

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Carrier-locked Galaxy S21 get stable Android 13 update in the US

Last week, Samsung updated the Galaxy Note 20, Galaxy S20, and Galaxy S21 series to Android 13. However, the update was limited to European and some Asian countries. The South Korean firm has now released the stable Android 13 (One UI 5.0) update to the carrier-locked Galaxy S21 units in the US. The Android 13 […]

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Galaxy S21 gets stable Android 13 update in India and other Asian markets

Last week, Samsung surprised everyone by releasing the stable Android 13 update to the Galaxy A33 5G, Galaxy A53 5G, Galaxy Note 20, Galaxy S20, and the Galaxy S21 earlier than schedule in European countries. Now, the company has released the stable update to the Galaxy S21 series outside of Europe. The Galaxy S21, Galaxy […]

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BREAKING: Public Galaxy S21 Android 13 and One UI 5.0 update is out!

The official public release of Android 13 and One UI 5.0 for the Galaxy S22 series happened pretty quick, and according to Samsung’s One UI 5.0 schedule, a handful of Galaxy devices will be updated before 2023. Today, Samsung has taken one step closer towards achieving that goal. Samsung has started rolling out the One […]

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The best Samsung ‘camera’ phone is priced too high

The best, most feature-packed flagship in the Android market today comes from Samsung. Its Galaxy S Ultra line has every feature imaginable, including an incredibly versatile camera system. The zoom capabilities, in particular, are what set a Galaxy S Ultra phone apart from everything else, and it’s primarily the reason it’s my favorite among all […]

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Galaxy S22 earned more money for Samsung than Galaxy S21 did last year

Earlier today, Samsung announced its earnings for Q3 2022 and appointed Lee Jae-yong as its Executive Chairman. During its earnings announcement, the company revealed that its smartphone division did well in terms of business. Amid the slump in the smartphone market, the company’s high-end phones, including Galaxy S22, Galaxy Z Flip 4, and the Galaxy […]

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Third One UI 5.0 beta update now available for Galaxy S21 in India

Samsung’s One UI 5.0 beta program is in full swing, and the Galaxy S21 series in India is now getting a new beta update with a handful of bug fixes. Up until now, Samsung released two One UI 5.0 beta updates for the Galaxy S21 in India. One UI 5.0 beta 3 for the Galaxy […]

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Third One UI 5.0 beta update is out for the Galaxy S21 in the UK and Korea!

Great news, Galaxy S21 users in the UK and South Korea! Samsung has started rolling out the third One UI 5.0 beta firmware for the 2021 flagship phones, and with it comes a handful of bug fixes. One UI 5.0 beta 3 includes the October 2022 security patch, but more importantly, it addresses numerous crashes. […]

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Galaxy S21 is getting the October 2022 security update in more markets

The Galaxy S21 is the second Samsung phone to receive the October 2022 security patch, after the Galaxy S22. Availability continues to expand to more Galaxy S21 units, and Samsung is now pushing the firmware for the unlocked variant stateside as well as in Germany. The new update for the unlocked Galaxy S21 in the […]

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Galaxy S21 is also getting the October 2022 security update in the US

Earlier today, Samsung released the October 2022 security update to the Galaxy S22 series in the US. That’s quite strange, as the US models are usually the last to get new updates. The South Korean firm has now released a new security update to the Galaxy S21 series in the US. Galaxy S21 October 2022 […]

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Exclusive: These Samsung Galaxy phones will get Android 13 before 2023!

Samsung is working hard to ready up One UI 5.0 for a handful of Galaxy devices, and Members willing to take a bit of risk have had access to the beta firmware for the past few weeks. On the other hand, customers that don’t want to join the beta program have yet to gain access […]

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Galaxy S21 gets the second One UI 5.0 beta firmware in India and the UK

We have more great news for One UI 5.0 beta testers, specifically Galaxy S21 customers in India and the UK. Samsung is now rolling out the second One UI 5.0 beta firmware for the Galaxy S21 series in these countries, and the changelog reflects the latest Galaxy S22 beta firmware. The second One UI 5.0 […]

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Galaxy S21’s Android 13 beta update is now available in the US

Last week, Samsung released the One UI 5.0 beta update to the Galaxy S21 series in India, South Korea, and the UK. Now, the update is being expanded to the US, and Samsung has officially announced the One UI 5.0 Beta Program for the Galaxy S21 series in the country. The Android 13-based One UI […]

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Latest Galaxy Z Fold 3 and S21 updates from Verizon ship with bloatware

Verizon recently started rolling out a couple of new firmware updates for the Galaxy S21 series and the Galaxy Z Fold 3. The latter device got new Android 12L and One UI 4.1.1 features, and both appear to have received the September 2022 security patch. However, in addition to new One UI features and better […]

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Galaxy S21’s September 2022 security update reaches the US

The Galaxy S21 was the first Samsung phone to get the September 2022 security update. The new software was first released to the international variants of the series. Now, the update has been released in the US to the carrier-locked versions of the devices in the lineup. The latest software update for the carrier-locked versions […]

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BREAKING: Galaxy S21 series in India joins the One UI 5.0 beta program

The Galaxy S21 series in India has just joined the One UI 5.0 beta program. Samsung customers who own the Galaxy S21, S21+, or S21 Ultra in India can now register for the One UI 5.0 beta program for a chance to test the upcoming firmware before the beta period ends and the update becomes […]

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Galaxy S21 is Samsung’s first phone to get September 2022 security update

Samsung usually starts rolling out a new security update even before the start of a month. This time, though, it’s a few days late. But it is still the only non-Google brand to have released the September 2022 security update. The Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and the Galaxy S21 Ultra are the first Samsung smartphones […]

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Galaxy S21 won’t get Detail Enhancer, but Snapchat integration is coming

Samsung started rolling out a new Camera update for the Galaxy S22 series in South Korea earlier this week, and the company later revealed a few more details about the update’s availability for older flagships, such as the Galaxy S21. The good news is that the recent camera update will be coming to the S21 […]

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