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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip Unlocked, Galaxy S20 FE 5G Receive June 2022 Android Security Patch: Report



Samsung has already rolled out the June 2022 Android security update for several of its handsets, including the Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 3. Now, it is being reported that the original Galaxy Z Flip is also getting this update. It is believed that it is only being rolled out to a limited number of users in Europe. The South Korean tech giant is expected to make this update widely available soon. In related news, the unlocked version of the Galaxy S20 FE 5G is also receiving this update in the United States.

According to a report by SamMobile, Samsung is rolling out the June 2022 Android security patch for the Galaxy Z Flip in Italy. The firmware number for the update is F700FXXU8GVF3. This new security update is said to bring improvements to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, QR code scanning, and more. Also, Galaxy Z Flip users can download this firmware update when notified or go to Settings > Software update > Download and install.

Another report from SamMobile mentions that the unlocked model of the Galaxy S20 FE 5G is also receiving the June 2022 Android security patch with firmware version G781U1UES7EVF1 in the United States. The carrier-locked version has reportedly already received this update in the US.

The Galaxy Z Fold 3 is another Samsung foldable smartphone that recently received the June 2022 Android security patch. Reportedly, this update was initially rolled out in Europe as well. The update carried the firmware version F926BXXS1CVEE. It is said to include several camera fixes, along with over 66 fixes for privacy and security vulnerabilities. The report also mentions that this patch adds telephoto lens support to the Pro mode of the stock camera application. It is said to include auto framing feature for supported video conferencing applications. In addition, Samsung claims that this update should improve the image quality of shots taken through social media applications such as Instagram and Snapchat.

Are the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 still made for enthusiasts – or are they enough for everyone? We discussed this on the Orbital, Gadgets 360 podcast. Orbital is available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon Music and wherever you get your podcasts.