A few weeks back, Samsung started to upgrade its flagship and premium lineups with the latest Android 12 update. The US carriers started providing the same treatment to the locked units in the region. Till now, Galaxy A72 and Galaxy A52 have been receiving the Android 12 update in many regions. And Samsung has started rolling out the latest Android 12-based One UI 4.0 update for the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Verizon users in the USA. The update will come with the build number A426USQU3BUL8 and feature the December 2021 Security Patch as well as numerous added features and enhancements.
The One UI 4.0 update rollout has started for the Verizon locked units for the Galaxy A42 5G, which means that the international and US unlocked units will be receiving the new features and enhancements of the One UI 4.0 update in the coming days.
Changelog for the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 update for Galaxy A42 5G
Alongside a wide variety of new features, Samsung will also be including the new December 2021 Security patch to offer better security. This software update will come with the new Android 12-based One UI 4.0 with many new features and enhanced customization and privacy abilities, which will allow the user to control numerous aspects, giving you the freedom to create your own optimized mobile experience.
- Quick Panel – Using One UI 4.0, the user will now be able to manage brightness far more comfortably, with the larger brightness bar in the quick panel. Additionally, the name of the “Media” button has also been changed to “Media Output”.
- Widgets – The One UI 4.0 has introduced redesigned Home Screen widgets for the Samsung Galaxy smartphones, giving you more information at a glance while letting you personalize and decorate the home screen the way you want to.
- Dynamic wallpapers – The new One UI 4.0 has adopted Google Android 12’s Dynamic wallpapers, which are commonly known as Material You theming engine. Apart from having the capability to select from the featured and downloaded wallpapers, you’ll also be able to choose different colour themes.
Download and install the One UI 4.0 update on the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
In case you are a Samsung Galaxy A42 5G Verizon user in the USA, you should be on the lookout for the One UI 4.0 update as you’ll be receiving it anytime in the coming days. You can also manually check for the update by following these simple instructions –
- Simply navigate to the Settings
- Look for the Software Update option
- Tap on Download and Install the update
- Reboot your device and once your device restarts, you can enjoy the new update