Here is the list of Samsung Galaxy devices that the company has committed to giving 3 generations of Android OS upgrades
Smartphone manufacturers are committing a good decision towards the security and new feature development for the launched smartphones. According to a press release, Samsung Electronics has announced that it will be offering the best mobile experiences possible for Galaxy users by supporting three generations of Android operating system (OS) upgrades.
Previously we also saw that the giant software maker Microsoft promised that it will be providing three years of features and security updates for Surface Duo device it’s first Android Smartphone. Meanwhile, Google has also committed to providing 3 years of full updates for its flagship, Pixel smartphones. And now Samsung has added another bunch of Galaxy smartphones that will be provided 3 generations of Android OS upgrades.
Samsung is committed to supporting our users to fully enjoy the latest mobile experiences while they are using Galaxy devices. As people hold onto their devices for longer, we are working to bring secure protection and exciting new features to the devices already in their hands. By supporting up to three generations of Android OS upgrade, we are extending the lifecycle of our Galaxy products and making a promise that we will provide a simple and secure mobile experience that takes advantage of the latest innovations as soon as they are available.
Janghyun Yoon, Senior Vice President and Head of Software Platform Team, Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics.
Below is the complete list of the Samsung Galaxy Android Smartphones that will be provided 3 major Android updates.
- Galaxy S series: Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, S20 Ultra, S20+ 5G, S20+, S20 5G, S20 in addition to S10 5G, S10+, S10, S10e, S10 Lite, and upcoming S series devices
- Galaxy Note series: Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, Note20 Ultra, Note20 5G, Note20, Note10+ 5G, Note10+, Note10 5G, Note10, Note10 Lite and upcoming Note series devices
- Galaxy Foldable devices: Galaxy Z Fold2 5G, Z Fold2, Z Flip 5G, Z Flip, Fold 5G, Fold, and upcoming Z series devices
- Galaxy A series: Galaxy A71 5G, A71, A51 5G, A51, A90 5G and select upcoming A series devices
- Tablets: Galaxy Tab S7+ 5G, Tab S7+, Tab S7 5G3, Tab S7, Tab S6 5G4, Tab S6, Tab S6 Lite and upcoming Tab S series devices
If you are a Samsung user then you know how boring it was before to receive only 1 or sometimes 2 feature updates on Samsung Android Smartphones. But the commitment from the company has made it clear the above list of Smartphones will get 3 feature updates throughout. Furthermore, the company also claimed that it provides Samsung Knox, a defense-grade end-to-end security platform, Android regular security updates and proprietary app features updates to most of the Galaxy devices as quickly as possible.
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