The Samsung Galaxy Fold would receive a new update that came with the May 2021 Android security patch. The update would first be rolled out in France, and there is no information regarding when it will be released in any of the above. other regions. The update brings improvements to the phone’s camera as well as Samsung’s quick share feature. Samsung launched Galaxy Fold in India in October 2019 running Android 9 Pie. It was then updated to Android 10 in 2020 and recently to One UI 3.0 based on Android 11.
Samsung Galaxy Fold changelog
The update for Samsung Galaxy Fold was first reported by SamMobile. Samsung has reportedly improved the foldable smartphone’s camera functions. However, it wasn’t immediately clear whether the update brought any camera features from the Galaxy S21 series, such as the ability to use the ultra-wide camera in both Pro and Pro Video modes. Samsung also reportedly improved the Quick Share feature – used to transfer data between compatible Galaxy devices – with the update.
The new update to the Samsung Galaxy Fold would carry the version number F900FXXU5EUD7 and is currently being rolled out in France. Other regions should also receive the update soon. You can manually check if your device has received the update by tapping Settings> Software update> Download and install. It is recommended that you connect the phone to a stable Wi-Fi connection and charge it when installing the update.
Samsung Galaxy Fold Specifications
Samsung launched the Galaxy Fold in October 2019. It sports two screens: a 4.6-inch Super AMOLED flat screen on the front and a 7.3-inch Infinity Flex Dynamic AMOLED foldable main display. It is powered by a Snapdragon 855 SoC paired with 12GB of RAM and 512GB of onboard storage. For optics, it has a triple rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel main sensor and two 12-megapixel sensors. There is also a dual front camera setup with a 10-megapixel primary sensor and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor. The cover of the phone sports a 10 megapixel selfie shooter. The phone packs a 4380mAh battery with wireless charging support.
In other Samsung related news, a report from SamMobile states that Samsung has introduced the quick share feature on laptops and laptops running Microsoft Windows. This will allow compatible laptops and Samsung smartphones to share files locally without having to connect over the internet or through physical cables.
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