Samsung started with its latest skin Samsung One UI 4.0 update based on Android 12 last year. After Samsung announced a change in its policy of 3 major OS rollouts, many models that were not earlier eligible to receive have become strong contenders to get the Android 12 based One UI 4.0 update in 2022. In other words, any model launched with Android 10 pre-installed or a few with Android 9 pre-installed qualified to get the One UI 4.0 update. Samsung started the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 rollout to the eligible list of devices in November 2021. From March 2022 onwards devices started receiving One UI 4.1.
Here’s a video released by Samsung on the new One UI 4.0 features
Samsung has been very prompt and many times ahead of schedule when it comes to releasing major software updates to eligible devices. This is one of the reasons why people prefer to stick to Samsung smartphones. Let us have a look at the pending models that are waiting to get seeded with the One UI 4.0 update in the coming months.
When Will Galaxy M32 /M32 5G Receive Android 12-based One UI 4.1?
Launched in June 2021, Galaxy M32 was a budget-oriented smartphone. Galaxy M32 made its debut with the latest Android 11, One UI 3.1. Going by the company’s policy, it is now eligible for one more major OS update – Android 13 next year.
On 17th March, Samsung started seeding Android 12-based One UI 4.1 skin for Galaxy M32 via the beta program. This was meant for the members’ apps only. The beta update firmware for Galaxy M32 was M325FDDU2ZVB4. It was earlier expected that Samsung Galaxy M32 and M32 5G will receive a stable version in May. However, in the absence of an update, it is speculated that the users should start receiving it in June 2022.
When Will Samsung Galaxy M01, M02, M02s, M11, And M12 Receive the Android 12-based One UI 4.1 Update?
Samsung Galaxy M11 was released in May 2020 followed by Galaxy M01 in June 2020 followed by M02/M02s in February 2021 and then came Samsung Galaxy M12 in March 2021. Out of these 4 only Galaxy M12 ran on Android 11, One UI 3.1. The rest of the models including Samsung Galaxy M01, M02, M02s, and M11 were loaded with the Android 10-based One UI 2.1 out of the box. They received their first major OS update in 2021 to the new Android 11-based One UI 3.1. Now users are waiting for the second promised update Android 12 based One UI 4.1.
We all know that Samsung has completed its rollout of Android 12 to its flagship devices. Now it is the turn of eligible mid-range and budget phones. This includes Samsung Galaxy M01, M02, M02s, M11 and M12 are targeted to receive the update starting July 2022. They along with other Galaxy phones will receive stable One UI 4.1 with an Android 12 OS upgrade.
Samsung One UI 4.0 Update List (Samsung Galaxy M Series)
Here is a comprehensive and latest list of Samsung Galaxy M Series that is scheduled to receive the Android 12 based One UI 4.0 /4.1 update in the coming two months.
- Samsung Galaxy M32 (Jun 22)
- Samsung Galaxy M32 5G (Jun 22)
- Samsung Galaxy M01 (July 22)
- Samsung Galaxy M02 (July 22)
- Samsung Galaxy M02s (July 22)
- Samsung Galaxy M11 (July 22)
- Samsung Galaxy M12 (July 22)
So, these are the Samsung Galaxy M Series models for which we can expect a worldwide Android 12 update release in the 3rd quarter of 2022 starting in July. Other models of Samsung might soon join the list. We will come back next time with more information about them. Till then, stay in touch with us.
Will M01s get the new update?
Galaxy M01s is not part of the eligible devices list. It was launched with Android 9 that got upgraded to Android 10 and Android 11 last year. It has received its share of 2 major OS updates. On the other hand Galaxy M01 will be getting a stable updated in July 2022
The M02 despite being on the update list like the A02 never got Android 12 either.
Finally got in touch with my local government consumer rights agency tp find out the truth about the A02/M02. The agency confirmed today 22 December that the A02/M02 have officially been discontinued and will not be receiving Android 12.