The Samsung Galaxy A22 and Galaxy A41 smartphones are reportedly receiving the Android 12 software update in Russia. The software update for Samsung Galaxy A series phones will reportedly bring a new user interface design, improved performance, new features and improved stock apps, and the April 2022 security patch. The Android 12 update for the Samsung Galaxy A22 and Galaxy A41 smartphones is reportedly shipping with firmware versions A225FXXU3BVD8 and A415FXXU1DVDB, respectively. It is said to be currently being rolled out in Russia and will likely roll out to other countries over the next few weeks.
According to report From SamMobile, the One UI 4.1 update based on Android 12 for the Samsung Galaxy A22 contains the April 2022 security patch, which is said to fix 88 security issues. The latest update is also said to bring an updated UI design with a color palette feature, improved widget design, more lock screen widgets, and improved dark mode options. With this update, the Samsung Galaxy A22 also gets updated versions of Samsung’s stock apps, including Bixby, Bixby Routines, Samsung Calendar, My Files, Samsung Internet, and Samsung Keyboard.
Another report from SamMobile, reports that the Android 12 update for the Samsung Galaxy A41 also includes the April 2022 security patch, which is said to fix 88 privacy and security vulnerabilities.
The new update for this smartphone is reported to bring a new UI design with color palette feature, new widget style, improved widget picker and improved AoD Always-On Display.
Like the Samsung Galaxy A22, this is the latest software update for updated versions of Samsung’s stock apps, including Bixby, Bixby Routines, Samsung Calendar, Samsung Internet, Samsung Keyboard, and Samsung My Files on the Galaxy A41.
In addition, Samsung has also worked on improving the privacy and security options for both smartphones. These features include a privacy control panel, quick settings toggles for enabling or disabling access to the camera and microphone, and privacy indicators for using the camera and microphone.
Additionally, a software update is reported to have added new accessibility-related features to the Samsung Galaxy A41.
Eligible Samsung Galaxy A-series users will receive the latest update automatically. However, keen users can also manually check for updates by going to Settings > Software update > Download and install.
As a reminder, the Samsung Galaxy A22 was launched at a price of Rs. 18,499 for a single 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant in India last June.
However, the Samsung Galaxy A41 debuted in Japan in 2020.