The Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 tablet (2020 model with 10.4-inch display) and the South Korean company’s Galaxy XCover 5 smartphone are getting the Android 12-based OneUI 4.1 update in different European countries, according to two separate reports. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 is getting the June 2022 Android security patch and the Galaxy Xcover 5 is getting the May 2022 Android security update. The tablet was launched in 2020 running Android 10, and the phone made its debut with Android 11 in select markets in 2021.
According to a report by SamMobile, the LTE version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 tablet is getting the update, which has firmware number T505XXU3CVE7. The report said that the tablets are available in Austria, Baltic, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Nordic countries, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Southeast Europe, Switzerland, Czech Republic. Users, Netherlands and UK are getting the update. Samsung tablets purchased in other markets should also get the update soon.
When it comes to the Samsung Galaxy XCover 5, SamMobile says in a report that the update for the rugged smartphone carries the firmware number G525FXXU5BVE5. Apart from bringing Android security of May 2022, the update also fixes around 80 vulnerabilities in the handset that were launched in select markets.
If you own any of the devices mentioned above and you haven’t received a notification to download and install the update yet, you can go to Settings > Software Update > Download and Install To update your handset manually.
Samsung’s One UI 4.1 brings many improvements. Is a smart calendar that reads dates from all messaging apps and allows easy input into the actual calendar app. First launched with the Galaxy S22 series of smartphones earlier this year, the update also comes with RAM Plus – a feature that allows users to expand their available memory by up to 4GB. One UI 4.1 will offer one of four options between 2GB and 8GB.