New software update offers more customization, updated privacy settings and more
Samsung Electronics today announced the official launch of One UI 4, which will roll out first to the Galaxy S21 series, including Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra starting today. With new customization options, privacy features, and access to Samsung’s ever-expanding ecosystem, One UI 4 delivers an enhanced mobile experience that puts you in control.
“We are committed to giving everyone access to the best possible mobile experiences, as soon as possible,” said Janghyun Yoon, Executive Vice President and Head of Software Platform Team at Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “One UI 4 delivers on that promise, equipping Galaxy smartphone users with the latest personalization and privacy features. But we won’t stop there. Soon other smartphone and tablet users will also be able to benefit from this update. software, enabling a smoother experience across our entire ecosystem.
Your galaxy, your way
One UI 4 lets you create a personalized mobile experience to meet your unique needs and express your individuality. With a host of new color palettes to choose from, you can change the look of everything from your home screen to icons, menu, button and background. And with redesigned widgets that offer even greater customization, it’s never been easier to put your own personal touch on your smartphone experience. You can express yourself even easier with a wider variety of emoji, GIF, and sticker features available right from your keyboard.
Protect what matters most
There is no privacy without strong security. That’s why, with One UI 4, Samsung brings the latest privacy and security features, so you can choose exactly what you want to share or keep private. Whether it’s alerting you when an app tries to access your camera or microphone, or a new privacy dashboard that consolidates all your settings and controls in one convenient place, with One UI 4, monitoring and controlling your privacy settings is simple.
Connect to an extended ecosystem
One UI 4 helps you make the most of Samsung’s incredible expansive ecosystem of devices and third-party apps, unlocking a more powerful mobile experience.
Samsung’s partnerships with other industry leaders, such as Google, ensure a smooth experience when using your favorite third-party apps and services. This means you can take advantage of apps like Google Duo, which offers high-quality video calls with friends and family.
And whether you use a Galaxy Z Series, Galaxy Watch, or Galaxy Tab, you’ll get a uniform look across all your devices and be able to sync them seamlessly.
One UI 4 will be available on the Galaxy S21 series departure November 15and and will soon be available on previous Galaxy S and Note series as well as Galaxy Z, A series and tablets.1 Along with this announcement comes a new software update for the Galaxy Watch series2 which, starting today, allows users to take advantage of improved health features and new watch faces.
1 At a later date, the update will also be available on Galaxy S20, S20+, S20 Ultra, S20 FE, Note20, Note20 Ultra, S10, S10e, S10+, S10 5G, Note10, Note 10+, Galaxy Fold, Z Fold3 , Z Flip3, Z Fold2, Z Flip, Z Flip 5G, Galaxy A82 5G, A72, A52, A52 5G, A52s 5G, A42 5G and Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+. Availability may vary by region.
2 Galaxy Watch, Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Watch Active2 and Galaxy Watch3