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One UI 4.0: Everything you need to know – Eligible devices, features, latest news, and release date

by RPRNA Group

[Updated on JUNE 17, 2021]

On December 03, 2020, Samsung officially announced the third generation of One UI that is the One UI 3. This version of One UI is built on Google’s eleventh major generation (Android 11) of the Android operating system.

Following the announcement, Samsung has started releasing the One UI 3.0 firmware update to the Galaxy S20 series phones globally. Till now, every flagship and many mid-rangers have received this upgrade. Moreover, the remaining devices will get the One UI 3.0 update till the second half of this year.

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On the other hand, the Korean tech giant has introduced the Galaxy S21 series of premium devices back in January 2021. These S21 phones come pre-installed with the Android 11-based One UI 3.1 version which is an upgraded version of the One UI 3.0.

The One UI 3.1 brings some new features and improvements over the One UI 3.0. Furthermore, we’re waiting to witness the One UI 3.5 that will launch and exclusively come with the upcoming Galaxy Note or Galaxy Fold smartphone.

What about One UI 4.0?

The One UI 4.0! By taking a look at the naming history of Samsung for its custom skin, anyone can easily answer that it will be the One UI 4.0 and will be based on the upcoming Android 12 operating system. Following its habit, the company will start developing the One UI 4.0 after the announcement of Android 12.

Samsung One UI 4.0 Release Date:

Just after the official launch of Android 12, Samsung will start the One UI 4.0 beta program for developers. And the users of the Galaxy S21 series may be the first to be invited for the One UI 4.0 beta testing program around October 2021.

After the different phases of beta testing, the Korean tech giant may start delivering the stable One UI 4.0 to these phones later this year.

Google released the first developer preview of Android 12 on February 18, 2021.

The second Android 12 Developer Preview was released on March 17.

 

At Google I/O 2021 on May 18, Google started the public Android 12 beta program. The beta is now available to all Pixels starting with the Pixel 3 series, and it is also making its way to over a dozen third-party devices from 11 manufacturers, excluding Samsung. The Android 12 Beta 2 launched on June 09, 2021.

What will be the features of One UI 4.0?

As we know, Samsung brings exciting new features and improvements with every version of the One UI. However, we can surely expect that the One UI 4.0 will also come with an optimized user interface, added features, improvements, new functionalities over the previous generations.

Note: We will add the features of One UI 4.0 as soon as we get the authentic information.

Features:

  • Native Scrolling Screenshot
  • New App Pairs feature for Split-Screen Multitasking
  • Access Google Assistant through the power button
  • New Quick Settings buttons
  • Major optimizations for tablet
  • Attractive design changes

For more information, read the full story here.

One UI 4.0 Device List [Eligible Devices]: RPRNA

Last year, Samsung revised its software update policy. As per the official confirmation, all the Galaxy flagships and select Galaxy A series devices will get at least 3 major Android upgrades. So we’ve prepared a list of the devices that are confirmed to get the upcoming Android 12 and One UI 4.0 update.

  1. Samsung Galaxy S21 5G
  2. Samsung Galaxy S21+ 5G
  3. Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G
  4. Samsung Galaxy Note 20
  5. Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G
  6. Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
  7. Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra 5G
  8. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2
  9. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G
  10. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
  11. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 5G
  12. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+
  13. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ 5G
  14. Samsung Galaxy S20
  15. Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
  16. Samsung Galaxy S20 5G UW
  17. Samsung Galaxy S20+
  18. Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G
  19. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
  20. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G
  21. Samsung Galaxy S20 FE
  22. Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G
  23. Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G UW
  24. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip
  25. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G
  26. Samsung Galaxy Note 10+
  27. Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G
  28. Samsung Galaxy Note 10
  29. Samsung Galaxy Note 10 5G
  30. Samsung Galaxy Fold
  31. Samsung Galaxy Fold 5G
  32. SamsungGalaxy S10 5G
  33. Samsung Galaxy S10+
  34. Samsung Galaxy S10
  35. Samsung Galaxy S10e
  36. Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite
  37. Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite
  38. Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite
  39. Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 5G
  40. Samsung Galaxy Tab S6
  41. Samsung Galaxy A71 5G
  42. Samsung Galaxy A71
  43. Samsung Galaxy A51 5G
  44. Samsung Galaxy A51
  45. Samsung Galaxy A90 5G

More new Galaxy smartphones eligible for the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 update: RPRNA

  1. Galaxy A22 5G
  2. Galaxy A22
  3. Galaxy Tab A7 Lite
  4. Galaxy Tab S7 FE
  5. Galaxy F52 5G
  6. Galaxy M42 5G
  7. Galaxy M12
  8. Galaxy A32 5G
  9. Galaxy A32
  10. Galaxy F62
  11. Galaxy M62
  12. Galaxy F12
  13. Galaxy A72
  14. Galaxy A52
  15. Galaxy A52 5G
  16. Galaxy Quantum 2

Note: And all the upcoming Galaxy S/Note/Fold/Tab series and select A series devices. We will update this article as soon as we hear anything new about the upcoming software.

 

Latest News:

  • [June 17, 2021]
    • The Android 12 Beta 2 launched on June 09, 2021.
    • At Google I/O 2021 on May 18, Google started the public Android 12 beta program. The beta is now available to all Pixels starting with the Pixel 3 series, and it is also making its way to over a dozen third-party devices from 11 manufacturers, excluding Samsung.

 

This article will be updated regularly.

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