Samsung Galaxy Fold is announced to receive a new update included in the May 2021 Android Security Patch. The update is said to be the first in France and there is no information on when it will be released in other regions. The update brings improvements to the phone’s camera and Samsung’s Quick Share feature. Samsung launched the Galaxy Fold in India in October 2019 with the Android 9 Pie app. It was later upgraded to Android 10 in 2020 and recently to Android 11-based One UI 3.0.
Samsung Galaxy Fold replacement log
Domain update Samsung Galaxy Fold was the first reported by SamMobile. Samsung has reportedly improved the camera functionality of the foldable smartphone. However, it was not immediately clear whether the update did Galaxy S21 series camera features, such as the ability to use an ultra-wide camera in Pro and Pro Video modes. Samsung is also said to have improved Quick Share – which is used to transfer data between compatible Galaxy devices – with the upgrade.
The new update for the Samsung Galaxy Fold will of course have the model number F900FXXU5EUD7 and is currently available in France. Other areas should also get an update soon. You can manually check if your device has received an update by tapping Settings> Software update> Download and install. It is recommended that you connect your phone to a stable Wi-Fi connection and download the update during installation.
Samsung Galaxy Fold specifications
Samsung was launched Galaxy Fold in October 2019. It has two screens – a flat 4.6-inch Super AMOLED screen on the front and a 7.3-inch foldable Infinity Flex Dynamic AMOLED screen. It is powered by a Snapdragon 855 SoC combined with 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. For optics, it has a triple rear camera with a 16-megapixel main sensor and two 12-megapixel sensors. There’s also a front-facing dual camera with a 10-megapixel main sensor and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor. The cover of the phone has a 10 megapixel selfie shooter. The phone has a 4380 mAh battery with wireless charging support.
In other Samsung-related news a report written by SamMobile says it Samsung has introduced the Quick Share feature Microsoft Windows motorized laptops and notebooks. This allows compatible laptops and Samsung smartphones to share files locally without the need to connect to them via the Internet or physical cables.
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