Last week, Samsung sent out the stable Android 12 update for the Galaxy S20 FE “5G version” to all users. And starting yesterday, the Korean company also started sending the same official update to the S20 FE 4G version with Qualcomm processors. Today, the company has finally started sending the stable One UI 4 update for the Samsung S20 FE Exynos 990 global version. And if you happen to be a user of this device and you have not received a notification of a new update yet, then you can download and install it manually on your phone yourself, even if it is directed to another country!
Just follow the instructions below and you will update your S20 FE 4G to the latest operating system.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE (Android 12)
Android 12 for the Samsung S20 FE has been sent to users of the global version SM-G780F in Russia with build number G780FXXS8DUL6, which has also come with the December 2021 security patch. If you haven’t received the update yet, don’t worry because we are used to Samsung’s official updates that It does not reach all users at the same time, but is released to countries successively at intervals.
If you happen to be using the Galaxy S20 FE now in Russia, then you can check for a new update for your phone by going to Settings> Software update> Download and install. And if your device still did not receive the new version, you can “if you want” go to the part about downloading the update from direct links below and learn how to install it yourself without worrying about anything, because we are talking here about an official update.
One UI 4.0 update for S20 FE comes with all the basic features of Android 12 OS. These features include improved privacy and security settings, new Material You design language by Google, new widget system, custom settings to control privacy, more level control Screen brightness while using the phone in low light Dedicated buttons to turn on camera and microphone access permissions.
The update also came with the ability to put a widget on the lock screen, improved and additional features of the Always-On Display, a lot of additional features and capabilities for the Samsung Bixby smart assistant, and finally some updates to the Samsung Health app as well as a new design for Device Care app.
Download One UI 4 for Galaxy S20 FE
As we are used to, the official Samsung updates for the operating system as well as the One UI 4 interface often do not reach all users at the same time, but these versions are released in batches, and for groups of countries divided at intervals. So currently your friend in another country may have got the new update while your phone is still running Android 11 that came out of the box. So, I highly advise you to wait for the official update to arrive in your region.
But on the other hand, if you don’t want to wait, then go through the following steps to manually download and install the official update on your phone yourself.
|UI||One UI 4.0|
|Security Patch||December 2021|
The easiest and official way to be able to download the Android 12 update for the Samsung S20 Fan Edition will be by performing the above-mentioned steps through the phone’s settings itself, while the other method will be using external tools, which in turn download the official ROM from the official Samsung servers with direct links, and these tools include three Options are as follows:
- Download Frija or Samsung Firmware from the links provided above (we will use Frija in the tutorial).
- From the phone settings look for its version number “It will be something like SM-G780F for Galaxy F20 FE.
- You will also need to know your phone’s CSC code (the country or region code of the phone).
- After running the tool, put the phone version number “full with SM-G780F characters not without it”.
- Also put your phone’s CSC code in the CSC field inside the tool.
- Check the Auto box.
- Also check the decrypt automatically box.
- Click on the check updates button.
- Once the update information appears, click on the download button below.
Finally, after getting the update file, follow the steps to install official update on Samsung Device and you will have the latest operating system available for your phone.