In the stocking of the Befana software updates for all these Samsungs


Samsung is not resting even today and on the day of the Epiphany it releases new software updates for a group of devices that includes mid-range smartphones, flagships and tablets. Let’s find out together the news contained in these new updates.

Samsung Galaxy S21, S21 +, S21 Ultra, A52, Tab S7, Tab S7 Plus: the news of the updates

The devices of the South Korean manufacturer that are the recipients of these new updates – which in some cases are major updates to Android 12 and One UI 4 and in others more simply monthly security patches – are: Samsung Galaxy S21, Samsung Galaxy S21 +, Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra , Samsung Galaxy A52, Samsung Galaxy Tab S7, Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 +.

Already updated to the latest release of Android and One UI, the series Samsung Galaxy S21 in its entirety it is now receiving the SMR (Security Maintenance Release) of January 2022, which the manufacturer has started to distribute in these days. The roll out started in the Netherlands, will soon arrive in other markets and the new firmware version is the G99xBXXU4BULF. The update weighs over 500 MB and, in addition to the generic improvements of the security patches, the changelog also mentions “overall stability of functions”, presumably referring to bugs that are children of the major update to Android 12.

Samsung is doing an exceptional job with the release of Android 12 with One UI 4 and today there are the names of three other models to be included in the list: Samsung Galaxy A52 (here is our review), Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 And Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Plus (here is our review). As for the first, the firmware roll out A525FXXU4BUL8 is underway in Russia and the OTA file also includes the security patches of December 2021 (therefore not the most recent).

As for the two tablets, it must be said that the arrival of Android 12 and One UI 4 for Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7 + we had already talked to you in recent days but, as shown in the screenshots below, now the update is available Also in Italy. The changelog, needless to say, is particularly full-bodied and includes improvements that touch: color palette, privacy, Samsung keyboard, home screen, lock screen, camera, gallery, photo and video editor, Emoji AR, sharing, Calendar, Internet Samsung, Device support, Bixby routines, accessibility and much more. The OTA file weighs nearly 3GB and also includes the December 2021 security patches.

How to update Samsung Galaxy S21, S21 +, S21 Ultra, A52, Tab S7, Tab S7 Plus

If you have any of the models mentioned, you can perform a manual search using the path “Settings> Software Updates> Download and Install“.

Read also: We tested Android 12 and One UI 4.0 on Galaxy S21 Ultra: what’s new and how it goes

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