Samsung is rolling out the May 2023 Android security update for a bunch of foldable devices including Galaxy Z Fold 4, Galaxy Z Flip 4, and Galaxy Z Fold 3. Now, you must be thinking why not the Flip 3, so the Korean tech giant has already dispatched the patch for the Galaxy Z Flip 3 owners in the US.
As per the input, Samsung is currently pushing the all-new May 2023 Android security update for the carrier-unlocked models of Galaxy Z Fold 4, Galaxy Z Flip 4, and Galaxy Z Fold 3 in the US. Therefore, the locked variants and other carrier network users will also grab the patch in the coming days or weeks.
The carrier-unlocked owners of the fourth-generation and third-generation foldable will be able to identify the latest update through the One UI build version mentioned below. And to enjoy a boosted performance, users can install the update manually through Settings > Software Update > Download & Install.
- Galaxy Z Fold 4 – F936U1UES2CWD7
- Galaxy Z Flip 4 – F721U1UES2CWD7
- Galaxy Z Fold 3 – F926U1UES3FWD7
- Galaxy Z Flip 3 – F711U1UES4FWD7
The May 2023 security patch didn’t bring any new features or significant improvements for your Galaxy devices, but it assures to enhance the safety and security of the foldable. Simultaneously, the firmware may also improve the core mechanism of the system and resolve over 58 CVEs and 21 SVE vulnerabilities from Google and Samsung.
Thus, we suggest you to install the update as soon as it reaches your unit, and keep your device charged for uninterrupted downloading. Also, use an unmetered Wi-Fi connection over regular mobile data.
One UI 5.1.1
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4, Flip 4, Fold 3, and Flip 3 smartphone users are currently enjoying the offerings of One UI 5.1 software, which is delivering a mindblowing experience. Therefore, the foldables will next receive the functionalities of One UI 5.1.1 software version which will arrive with the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Flip 5.