SamMobile TV: We discuss One UI 4.0 and more in our Weekly Round-Up

It’s been a fantastic week for Samsung fans all around the world, but Friday is signaling the weekend’s arrival, so it’s time to wrap it up with another weekly round-up on our SamMobile TV YouTube channel. Of course, the biggest news this week was the release of the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 beta program […]

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One UI 4.0 lets you use icon packs from Play Store, but…

The first Android 12-based One UI 4.0 beta firmware update brings about tons of new features, small and large. We detailed many of these changes over the past couple of days, and we’ll continue to do so as more features and changes get discovered. Speaking of, you might be happy to learn that One UI […]

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Android 12 adds eSIM support to the Galaxy S21 in the USA

Android 12 and One UI 4.0 for the Galaxy S21 series may be light on big new features, but it’s packed with more than 60 not-so-big ones that make the user experience a great deal better than it was on Android 11 and One UI 3.0. And, for US customers, the first One UI 4.0 […]

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Apple’s ‘copied’ Samsung with the iPhone 13, but is that the whole story?

Apple launched the iPhone 13 series along with iOS 15 yesterday, and as usual, the event was peppered with marketing buzzwords and claims of “new” features debuting with the latest iPhone models. But the evolution of mobile phones isn’t quite as linear as Apple’s painting it to be. Apple is gaining inspiration from its rivals […]

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Our top 5 One UI 4.0 beta features on the Galaxy S21

Samsung released the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 Beta update to the Galaxy S21 series earlier this week. The update is currently available in South Korea, the US, and Germany, but more markets will get access to the update very soon. The new software brings a slightly improved UI design, smoother animations and transitions, and […]

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Love Good Lock? You’ll lose access to some features on One UI 4.0 beta

The One UI 4.0 beta program went live for the Galaxy S21 series yesterday, and fans in several countries can sign up through the Members app and test the beta firmware before it’s ready for a widespread release. As usual, it’s not advised to install beta firmware on your daily driver, and there are certain […]

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Hungry for Android 12 and One UI 4.0? Here are over 60 new features!

The Android 12-based One UI 4.0 beta update is live in several markets. Samsung went ahead and launched the beta program for the Galaxy S21 series earlier today, and with it come numerous changes. Some additions are a part of One UI 4.0, while others are attributed to the Android 12 OS update itself. In […]

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One UI 4.0 beta now live for Galaxy S21 users in the USA and Europe

As you probably know by now, Samsung launched the One UI 4.0 beta program for the Galaxy S21 series earlier today. And thankfully, customers in the USA and Europe — or at least Germany — don’t have to wait any longer before they can take Android 12 and One UI 4.0 beta out for a […]

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BREAKING: One UI 4.0 beta program now live for Galaxy S21 series!

After a few teaser announcements, the wait for the One UI 4.0 beta program finally came to an end today. Galaxy S21 users in Korea can now participate in the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 beta program and experience new features and a refreshed design. And of course, beta participants are highly encouraged to provide […]

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Galaxy S21 One UI 4.0 update will be out of beta by late 2021

Samsung’s been promising the imminent arrival of the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 beta program for over a month now, and the moment of truth has finally arrived. As you probably already heard, the first One UI 4.0 beta build is now live for the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra in select […]

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One UI 4.0 beta: Here are all the countries where you can try it out

At long last, Samsung has officially opened up the One UI 4.0 beta program for the Galaxy S21 series. In recent years, Samsung has been doing a stellar job of letting its customers try out the next version of Android ahead of time, and this time around, Galaxy S21, S21+, and S21 Ultra owners get […]

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Galaxy S21 One UI 4.0 beta might not come as quickly as you hoped

It looks like Samsung is facing some serious issues trying to get Android 12 and One UI 4.0 to work on the Galaxy S21 lineup. Samsung announced previously that it would launch the One UI 4.0 beta program for its premier flagship series in September. It was supposed to release the first beta last week […]

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Galaxy S21 One UI 4.0 beta reportedly delayed to… sometime in the future

Samsung’s been teasing the upcoming One UI 4.0 beta program for the Galaxy S21 series for some time now. The company never announced an official release date for the first beta except for saying it’s coming sometime in September, which isn’t surprising as updates are only released when they are ready, beta or not. However, […]

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