Samsung has signaled the start of Android 14! The Galaxy S23 series of smartphones will receive an update to One UI 6, which comes with various upgrades and optimizations. More devices are likely to follow soon.
Back in August, Samsung started the beta phase for Android 14 on the Galaxy S23, S23+ and S23 Ultra models, which successfully ended a few days ago. The update is now officially distributed with build numbers S9xxBXXU3BWJM Start, incl Android security patch October 1, 2023 is coordinated.
Beta users first
Initial reports from users According to this, beta testers are currently getting the first update. It is expected that all other users will get access to the new version very soon. One possible reason for the initial focus on beta testers may be their relatively small number Update size of 350 MB to remain In this case, for beta testers, only modified sections of the operating system can be updated.
Variety of changes
A UI 6 comes with a Diversity of innovation. The Quick Panel has a new design with buttons for frequently used functions Display brightness can now also be quickly adjusted in the compact view of the control panel. In terms of design, a new default font has been introduced and emojis have been completely overhauled.
The weather widget has a new look and provides deeper insight into weather conditions with an interactive map. These are selected combinations only. There is overall 76 different modifications and innovations found their way into the update.
Galaxy S23 series users can look forward to the long-awaited software update in the coming days. If the update is not shown to you automatically, you can search for it manually. For this you must go Settings > Software Update > Download and Install Click.
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