Samsung’s January 2023 update rollout has picked up great speed and it has covered various markets so far, and the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphone users are the latest to grab it in the US.
For your information, the users of the Galaxy S21 series have already collected this January 2023 security update in other markets. Though, now the patch is expanding for a carrier-locked and unlocked variant of Galaxy S21 in the US.
Moving on, the latest firmware can be identified via the One UI version G91XU1UES5DWA2, G96XU1UES5DWA2, and G98XU1UES5DWA2 for carrier-unlocked Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra respectively.
Whereas, the carrier-locked models of Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra can determine the update through build versions G91XUSQS5DWA5, G96XUSQS5DWA5 and G98XUSQS5DWA5 respectively.
The latest update will bring enhancement to the security of your device, further it will improve the reliability, to provide a seamless performance. Additionally, it also brings fixes for some common bugs and issues in your system. To get a boosted performance of your device install the update now.
How to Download the update manually
- Open your phone’s Settings.
- Scroll down and click the Software update section.
- Tap the Download and install option and wait for a few seconds.
- Once the update is visible, tap on the Download button.
- After downloading, Install the update and Reboot your device.
Samsung Galaxy S21: One UI 5.1 Update
Samsung will unveil the One UI 5.1 software update on February 1st, 2023, at the Galaxy Unpacked event. This new custom skin will bring various cosmetic and performance-related improvements to the devices and luckily the Galaxy S21 will also get this new UI.