After rolling out for the locked models, the advancements and fixes for the latest May 2023 security update are now available for the carrier unlocked variant of Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and Galaxy S20 Ultra in the US. However, the remaining consumers of the lineup will also collect the patch soon.
The changelog of the update didn’t mention any new features or major changes for your Galaxy devices, but being a regular monthly firmware, the May 2023 security patch will definitely boost the overall interpretation of the system and make it more reliable for a better user experience along with the uplifted safety and security.
Moving on, the patch also offers improved protection against dangerous threats, viruses, and other safety-related assaults to keep the system safe and protected. Therefore, the monthly patch bulletin for May 2023 also mentions foxes for a total of 70 exploits and vulnerabilities including over 58 levels of CVEs from Google and 21 SVEs from Samsung.
Furthermore, the carries unlocked models of Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and Galaxy S20 Ultra will be able to identify the May 2023 Android security update through the One UI build version G981U1UES4HWD5, G986U1UES4HWD5, and G989U1UES4HWD5 respectively in the US. Also, make sure to have sufficient storage for uninterrupted downloading.
Additionally, the latest update is released through the OTA (over the air) method and it’s available on all carrier networks, including AT&T, Bluegrass Cellular Cellular South, Comcast, Cricket, C-Spire, Dish Wireless, Metro PCS, Sprint, Tracfone, T-Mobile, US Cellular, Verizon, and Xfinity Mobile.
To download the update manually, open the Settings of your Galaxy S20 device and then tap on the Software and Update sections. Now, let the system bring out the latest version for you. Once done, hit the Download button and Install the patch. It’s recommended to use an unmetered connection for safe and fast installation.