Samsung on Monday announced that it is begin rolling out Android 12-Based One UI 4 on Galaxy S21 series smartphones. Which includes Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+ and Galaxy S21 Ultra. The company claims that the update will offer users new customisation options, privacy features, and an overall “elevated mobile experience”. Moreover, the update is based on Android 12 and will be rolled out to other smartphone models in the coming months. Additionally, the South Korean company also rolled out an update for the Galaxy Watch series smartwatches.
Samsung One UI 4 features
- New themes, colour pallets, and privacy settings.
- More customisation options with a new set of Color Palettes. Allowing users to change the look and feel of the home screen icons, menu, button, and background.
- New widgets and a wider variety of emoji features, GIFs, and stickers on the keyboard.
- Alerts when an app attempts to access the camera or microphone, a new privacy dashboard for settings, as well as controls for easy monitoring.
- Seamless support to third-party apps and services
As per the notice, a few phones belonging to Galaxy Z series, Galaxy S20 series, and Galaxy Note 20 series will get the update in December. Samsung Galaxy S10 series, Galaxy Note 10 series and older foldables may get the update in January.
Price and availability
According to Samsung’s announcement, Android 12-Based One UI 4 update is available for Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21 + and Galaxy S21 Ultra. Samsung says It will soon be available on older Galaxy S series (Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S10 ₹ 59,500 series), Galaxy Note series (Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 10 series), Galaxy Z series, Galaxy A series and Galaxy Tab S7 series. .
Executive Vice President and Head of Software Platform Team at Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics,Janghyun Yoon said:
“We are committed to giving everyone access to the best mobile experiences possible, as soon as possible,”.
As far as the update on the Galaxy Watch series is concerned. Finally, it will be available on Galaxy Watch, Galaxy Watch Active ₹ 23,999 and Galaxy Watch Active 2 from today.