Samsung inadvertently confirmed the imminent arrival of One UI 5.1 in February 2023 in the changelog of the latest update of the Galaxy Watch 5. In addition, we also discover the list of compatible devices with the new version of its homemade coat.
As you know, we’ve known for several months that Samsung is working on One UI 5.1the next version of its overlay based on Android 13. This was confirmed by the manufacturer in an official press release published in October 2022.
On the other hand and apart from that, we have very little information about this new version. There is no official release date, let alone any new features. But, Rumors about One UI 5.1 have been going around for the past few weeks.
We know from reliable sources that internal tests of the overlay have started on multiple machines. This is particularly the case on Galaxy S22And Galaxy Z Fold 4but also Galaxy S20s. Besides, it will be Newer Android update for which older Samsung versions will be eligible.
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And while we are waiting for an official letter about One UI 5.1, Samsung has mistakenly confirmed its imminent arrival as well as the list of eligible smartphones. In fact, the manufacturer explicitly mentioned One UI 5.1 in Change From the latest software update Galaxy Watch 5the latest connected watch launched in August 2022.
And so, we learn that One UI 5.1 will be necessary to take advantage of the new “Camera Controller” feature Which, as its name suggests, will allow you to control your smartphone’s camera zoom from your smartwatch. However, Samsung previously indicated that this feature will be rolled out in February 2023 on the Galaxy Watch 5. In other words, The South Korean company confirmed the previous rumors who stirred One UI 5.1 published in February 2023 alongside the Galaxy S23.
In addition, we can read in the changelog that One UI 5.1 will be available.On flagship models released after Galaxy S20 and Galaxy Z Flip”. In fact, this immediately includes:
- Galaxy S20s
- Galaxy S21s
- Galaxy S22
- Galaxy Z Flips
- Galaxy Z Flip 5G
- Galaxy Z Flip 3
- Galaxy Z Flip 4
- Galaxy Z Fold 2
- Galaxy Z Fold 3
- Galaxy Z Fold 4
Reminder, Galaxy S23 will be officially presented on February 1, 2023 During a new Galaxy Unpacked conference.
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