The Galaxy S20 FE started getting the Android 13 update a few weeks ago, but this was limited to markets outside the US. have started.
The carrier-locked version of the Galaxy S20 FE 5G (SM-G781U) has started getting the Android 13 update in the US.New software comes with a firmware version G781USQU9GVK8 It is currently being deployed on US Cellular’s network in Japan. Other network carriers may release updates in the next few days.
US Galaxy S20 FE 5G owners using carrier-locked models can install the new update by going to: setting » software update and tapping Download and installYou can also download the latest firmware file from the database and flash it manually.
What’s new in Android 13 update for Galaxy S20 FE 5G?
This update brings Android 13, One UI 5.0, and the December 2022 security patch. Samsung’s new software brings an improved UI design, dynamic app icons, improved stock apps, OCR capabilities that can extract text from images, and per-app language settings. Samsung has slightly improved the design of the notification area and added stack widgets. Animations and transitions are smoother and the phone feels faster.
The Settings app now has a dedicated Connected Devices menu with features like Android Auto, Auto Switch Buds, Link To Windows, Quick Share, Samsung DeX, Second Screen, Smart View, SmartThings and more. The privacy and security sections have been merged into his single unit. Side-by-side multitasking can be initiated with a new two-finger gesture.
Samsung has also implemented an easy way to customize your lock screen. Long press on the lock screen to start editing wallpaper, clock style and size, lock screen shortcuts and more. One UI 5.0 allows you to set a different call background for each contact.
Bixby Routines has been renamed and simplified to Modes & Routines. We’ve also added many new features and the option to quickly see your active routines. Samsung has set up many preset routines so that more people can use this feature. Sleep mode can also be automated.
The built-in camera app has a help guide that explains the different features of Pro mode. Pro mode has a histogram and an option to add a watermark to the image. Easily zoom with one hand or use the telephoto camera in hood mode. Improved story effects and transitions.
One UI 5.0 also improves the built-in image and video editor. Create stickers from any image, keep portrait mode even after editing photos, draw perfect shapes on photos and videos, edit GIFs better. Samsung also offers more stickers in its image editor, and AR emoji has become more diverse. You can add a transparent or custom background to your AR emoji.
Samsung Keyboard offers row customization of emoticons, new emojis, new emoji pairs, and spacebar. You can also rearrange the expression keys on your keyboard. Samsung DeX has a new taskbar, mini calendar in the bottom right corner, and a new notification indicator. RAM Plus is customizable, allowing you to add exceptions to Do Not Disturb mode and better customize your notifications.