October 28, 2020


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Gets New Update

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has reportedly begun to receive 1 UI 2.5 update which is based on Android 10 in Germany. The update arrives with firmware version N960FXXU6FTJ3 and brings more than a few Latest features to the smartphone that was introduced back in 2018, and also the October Android security patch. The update is said to be OTA and till yet, there has been no information on when the 1 UI 2.5 update will be launched to Samsung Galaxy Note 9 users in India. Though the smartphone received 1 UI 2.1 update in the country back in June.

According to a report, Galaxy Note 9 is priced at approx. INR 64k users in Germany have begun to receive the 1 UI 2.5 update which arrives with firmware version N960FXXU6FTJ3. It has carried support for wireless DeX that permits using DeX on a display screen that supports screen mirroring. The smartphone further gets the newest October security patch.

 

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As of now, a physical connection with a cable was needed to use the Samsung DeX. As per the report, it also stated that the camera has gotten some latest functionality. Single Take feature has been reportedly added and people can currently pick the video recording resolution, and also the frame rate amid 24, 30, and 60 frames per second in Pro video mode.

The Samsung Keyboard application on the smartphone is said to have gotten a YouTube search feature that divides the keyboard in an orientation which is landscape. At the last, the Messages application now lets users send an SOS message after every thirty minutes for an entire day.

Although, there has been a release of no information on when the update will be rolled out to the Indian market.

The report also highlights that 1 UI 2.5 will be the final update for the smartphone with just security updates following via for at least 1 more year and after that, the frequency will be abridged to once every 3 months.

Indian users got the update back in June which was a week after the German variant of the smartphone received the updates. The Indian users likely get the update after a week, this time too. Though the company hasn’t given any confirmation of the update release and we have reached out to the firm for the same.