If you know a lot about Android security updates, you will know that it is customary for Pixel phones to get them first. However, this is not the case presently. Recent reports show that Samsung is already pushing updates containing April security patches. This update is currently rolling out to Samsung’s smartphones, tablets, and other devices. This is faster than Google’s official speed. Google is scheduled to push the update for Pixel phones from April 5th.
In addition to routine security patches, Samsung’s update also extends the scope of camera portrait mode. This update is for all the sensors. It is active for ultra-wide-angle lenses, telephoto lenses, as well as the main camera. The flagship Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is the first to get this update. This smartphone received this update as early as March 31st.
Here is the complete list of Samsung devices currently receiving the update :
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- Samsung Galaxy S21+ — G99xxXXU2AUC8
- Galaxy S21 Ultra — G998BXXU2AUC8
- Galaxy S20 FE — G780FXXS2CUC8
- Samsung Galaxy S10 — G97xxXXU9FUCD
- Samsung Galaxy S10+ — G97xxXXU9FUCD
- Galaxy S10e — G97xxXXU9FUCD
- Galaxy S9+ — G96xFXXUFFUC6
- Samsung Galaxy A52— A525FXXU1AUC5
- Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 — F916BXXU1DUCE
- Galaxy Fold — F900FXXU4EUCF
- Galaxy Note 20 Ultra — N986U1XXX2DUC8
- Samsung Galaxy Note 20 — N986U1XXX2DUC8
- Samsung Galaxy Note 10 — N97xFXXU6FUCD
- Galaxy Note 10+ — N97xFXXU6FUCD
In addition to these smartphones, the Galaxy Tab S6 with Snapdragon 855 SoC is already receiving this update.