On February 18, 2021, Samsung revealed its One UI 3.1 update plan for several eligible smartphones including the Galaxy S20, Note 20, Note 10, S10, Z Fold 2, Z Flip, and more. Moreover, users of the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy S20 flagships will get select powerful features from the Galaxy S21, confirmed company.
Just after the announcement, the Galaxy S20 and Note 20 series phones have started getting the One UI 3.1 software update via OTA. Now, the new features of this version of One UI are rolling out for the Galaxy Z Fold 2 and Z Flip 4G/5G devices. You can check the latest firmware number of the One UI 3.1 update below.
- F916BXXU1DUB5 – Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2
- F707BXXU2DUB4 – Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G
- F700FXXU4DUB4 – Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4G
After updating your Galaxy Z Fold 2 or Z Flip with the One UI 3.1, you can also remove metadata that reveals the location of photos before you share them. Besides, you will be able to find the new Eye Comfort Shield mode on device Settings. The Eye Comfort Shield mode adjusts the blue light based on the time of day automatically.
Adding to this, the Galaxy Z Fold 2 and Z Flip 4G/5G owners can dynamic photos and videos with new smart camera feature like autoexposure controller, touch autofocus, Multi Mic Recording, improved Single Take, and Object eraser tool. On the other hand, the One UI 3.1 doesn’t provide Director’s view feature for these foldable handsets.
A few things to be noted that it is an initial rollout so the One UI 3.1 changes may take some time to be available for every Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 and Z Flip 4G/5G device. Therefore, if you’ve owned one of these smartphones then check for the update manually by heading to the device Settings >> Software updates >> Download and install.