The Samsung Galaxy A23 and Galaxy A04s are receiving One UI 5.0 updates based on Android 13 in the US and Panama, respectively. The update on both phones includes new features like settings updates, performance improvements, and more. In addition, the One UI 5.0 update comes with the November 2022 security patch for firmware versions A236U1UEU1BVL1 and A047MUBU1BVK5 for the Galaxy A23 and Galaxy A04s, respectively. Both phones launched with Android 12 out of the box and this is their first major Android OS update.
According to SamMobile report, the One UI 5.0 update is rolling out initially to carrier-unlocked Samsung Galaxy A23 5G devices in the US. The update is available for almost all carriers, including AT&T, Cricket, Comcast, Bluegrass Cellular, Cellular South, C-Spire and US Cellular. The Android 13 stable update for the Samsung Galaxy A23 is reportedly shipping with firmware version A236U1UEU1BVL1 and the November 2022 security patch.
On the other hand, Samsung One UI 5.0 update based on Android 13 for A04s is currently being prepared. rolled out in Panama and is expected to roll out to other countries very soon. The new software update for the Samsung Galaxy A04s also comes with the November 2022 security patch with firmware version A047MUBU1BVK5. The phone is also listed on Samsung’s quarterly update schedule and hence the next security patch will be released in the first quarter of 2023.
Users can download the update by going to the Settings app on their Galaxy A23 or Galaxy A04s phones and then tapping Software Update. > Download and install.*
The Samsung Galaxy A23 5G was launched in August this year with One UI 4.1 based on Android 12. The smartphone comes with a 50MP LED quad rear camera and an 8MP selfie camera. On the other hand, the dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy A04s debuted in September with Android 12 with One UI Core 4.1 on top.
Meanwhile, Samsung is reportedly testing its next major One UI 5.1 OS update on all three Galaxy S22 series models – Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+ and Galaxy S22 Ultra. However, the next OS update will most likely arrive first in the upcoming Galaxy S23 series.
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