It’s been near a month since Samsung started rolling out the July 2022 security patch, but there were some well-known devices like the Galaxy S20 FE 5G running on an older security patch. Although Samsung has already released the July security patch to the device, it was not available on the Verizon carrier in the US until today.
The latest software update for the Galaxy S20 FE 5G users on the Verizon’s network is tagged with the firmware version G781VSQU6FVG3. It mainly brings the July 2022 security patch to improve the system security and user privacy by fixing numerous vulnerabilities of different severity levels. It’s a minor security patch update. Hence, do not expect to see new features or UI tweaks. It mainly brings some under the hood changes.
The July 2022 security patch for the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G fixes over 50 vulnerabilities. These are linked to Samsung Finder, Knoxguard lock, Messages app, Contacts storage, Wearable Manager Installer, and more.
If you are a Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G user on Verizon, the July update might have already reached your phone. In case you have not received an update notification, go to Settings >> Software update and tap on Download and install to install the latest update on your phone.
The Galaxy S20 FE 5G was loved by many users. It was released in 2020 with Android 10 out of the box. It has already received two Android OS updates – Android 11 and Android 12. Check if the Galaxy S20 FE 5G will get the Android 13 update by clicking here.