Samsung is making its One UI 4 software program replace accessible for the Galaxy S21, S21 Plus, and S21 Extremely beginning as we speak, the corporate has introduced. The replace relies on this yr’s Android 12, was launched in public beta in September, and provides new theming choices, keyboard tweaks, and privateness settings.
The brand 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 power to change the operating system’s color scheme based mostly in your chosen wallpaper, and there are additionally redesigned widgets. New privacy-focused options embody a Privateness 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 digicam or microphone are in use.
Different new options embody a tweaked keyboard that gives extra animated emoji and stickers.
Though the One UI 4 replace is at present restricted to Samsung’s S21 sequence, the corporate says it’ll be accessible “quickly” on a spread of its different units together with older Galaxy S, Galaxy Be aware, and Galaxy A units, in addition to Samsung’s foldables, and tablets.
Though its press launch doesn’t give an official timeframe for the replace’s launch on these telephones, a notice that appeared within the Samsung Members app in Korea earlier as we speak offers a greater concept of timings. Based on this discover, which was deleted shortly after being posted, the Z Flip 3, Z Fold 3, S20 sequence, Be aware 20 sequence, Z Fold 2, and Z Flip 5G might obtain their One UI 4 updates in December. Older foldables, in addition to Be aware 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.