Both the Samsung Galaxy Note20 and Note20 Ultra models have arrived with One UI 2.5 skin over Android 10 preloaded. While the Samsung Galaxy S20 series devices bags One UI 2.5 update with August 2020 Patch recently. The update is currently available in the US and Europe regions. Whereas the OTA update is rolling out in an incremental manner and may take a couple of days or weeks to hit other regions as well.
Talking about the firmware update, the latest One UI 2.5 update for Galaxy S20 lineup devices is still based on Android 10 (stable) and brings the latest software version BTH5 (G981BXXU4BTH5, G986BXXU4BTH5, and G988BXXU4BTH5). To be very specific, this update is the same for both the US and European Galaxy S20, S20 Plus, and S20 Ultra (Snapdragon in USA & Exynos for Global/Europe) variants.
It brings a couple of new features and other system improvements like Samsung DeX wireless, improved Pro video mode, changeable Single Take duration, navigation gestures in third-party app launchers, etc. Additionally, it also offers the latest August 2020 Security Patch Level that carries major security bug fixes that could enable a remote attacker to easily affect the device system or data which are running on an outdated security patch version.
All the interested Samsung Galaxy S20 series device users can easily check for the One UI 2.5 OTA update via the device Settings > System updates > Check for updates. If the latest version is available, just Download and Install it. We will also recommend you to charge your device up to 50% at least and use the stable Wi-Fi or mobile data connection to download the update.
Meanwhile, Samsung is also working very hard to release the One UI 3.0 Beta update based on Android 11 for its eligible devices very soon. Although the One UI 3.0 early beta program has been started for the Galaxy S20 series devices, the beta program will be broadly released once Google releases the stable Android 11 OS next month in September 2020. So, we will gonna see a list of other Galaxy devices for the One UI 3.0 early beta program roadmap by the end of 2020.
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