Samsung One UI 5.0 (Android 13) Update Tracker: Eligible devices, Top features, Release date, Leaks
Samsung released the stable version of its One UI 4.0 update based on Android 12 to all of its eligible flagship phones. And the rollout for the remaining mid-range and budget phones is on the way with a couple of A-series devices receiving the latest update and others in the queue.
The Korean firm adopted Google’s Material You design which makes the One UI 4.0 look more attractive than ever. Moreover, the upcoming One UI 4.1 is also said to add some interesting features to the eligible Galaxy devices.
And while OEMs are busy rolling out the Android 12 update for their eligible devices, Google has already begun the preparations for its next major OS — the Android 13.
Till now, we have seen a handful of features of the upcoming Android 13 that were leaked in the last few days and you can check them out in our dedicated tracker. Moreover, we still wait for more to come as we proceed further in 2022.
Well, being software enthusiasts we always wait for what’s next. And the party is not over at just the Android 12. After an Android version is released, folks over at Google move to the next one. Likewise, after Android 12, the next major update is indeed Android 13.
And if past trends are something to go by, we can see the early development of Android 13 begin until the end of February. The Mountain-view-based company will start with the developer previews, followed by public betas, and then the stable version. To know more about Android 13, head here.
Meanwhile, Samsung fans would be curious about their version of Android 13 and when they can expect it. However, the Galaxy devices have another Android 12-based update — One UI 4.1 — on their way to Android 13, but to know about the upcoming software is always exciting.
And while we don’t have any confirmed information regarding the One UI 5.0 at such an early stage, we can still get an idea of how it’s going to work and thanks to Samsung’s moves over the last couple of years.
We already know that the Korean tech giant kick started the beta testing of its new OS with the latest S-series phones. So, Galaxy S22 series will be the first to test the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 followed by other flagships including Galaxy S21, S20, and Note 20 series.
As of now, there isn’t any information regarding the One UI 5.0 software, but as the development of Android 13 has begun, there won’t be much time for Samsung to start its own preparation. And we will update this article as and when we get anything new regarding Samsung’s upcoming skin.
So, you would want to bookmark this page in order to get the latest news, leaks, and other information about Samsung’s Android 13 update.
June 10 | Update 04
A new report from Sammobile claims that the upcoming One UI 5.0 based on the Android 13 beta program may release sometime in early October or late July this year, the Galaxy S22 series will be the first to get it. Read more
June 9 | Update 03
Samsung’s upcoming One UI 5.0 update may improve the UI animation speed for the eligible Galaxy devices. According to a report via Sammobile, the company is planning to optimize the UI animation speed with some modifications. Read more
June 6 | Update 02
Samsung has reportedly begun software development for its upcoming One UI update, which could be One UI 4.1.1 or One UI 5.0. However, it is presumed that it’s One UI 4.1.1. Read more here.
April 7 | Update 01
Samsung could begin Android 13 and One UI 5.0 public beta testing by July. According to the latest report, users may be able to test the company’s upcoming OS in just three to four months. Know more here.