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Samsung Galaxy S10 series gains January 2022 security patch
Welcome to the Samsung Galaxy S10 update hub. Here you’ll find the latest information on updates to the Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10 Plus, and Galaxy S10e. We’ll detail the current software versions for each device and alert you if there’s a new update rolling out. Samsung usually pushes out updates to the entire series at the same time, but this may vary per variant and carrier.
- Current stable version: Android 12
- When will the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, and S10e get Android 13? December 2022 (Estimated)
Latest Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, and S10e updates
January 17, 2022: Samsung is rolling out the first update of the year to the Galaxy S10 trio. Per SamMobile, firmware version G97xFXXUEGVA4 brings the January 2022 security update and seemingly little else to the former flagship lineup. The update is currently available in Germany, but expect it to land in more markets in due course.
To check if the update is available for your device, head to Settings > Software update > Download and install.
Previous Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, and S10e updates
- December 29, 2021: Android 12-based One UI 4 made an early appearance on the Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, and S10e (h/t SamMobile). The rollout starter in Germany and bore firmware version G97xFXXUEGULB. The December 2021 security patches were also included.
- November 2, 2021: Samsung started rolling out its November 2021 update (firmware version G97xNKSS7FUJ2) to South Korean Galaxy S10 devices.
- October 19, 2021: The Galaxy S10 series devices across Asia and Europe gained the October update with firmware version G97xFXXSDFUI5/G977BXXSAFUI5. The patch included the month’s Android security patch as well as Samsung’s own list of patches.
- September 6, 2021: The September patch rolled out starting in Switzerland. The update bore firmware version G97xFXXSCFUH5 and included the usual set of fixes and improvements alongside the September Android security patch.
- September 2, 2021: US carrier versions of the Galaxy S10 series gained the August security patch through firmware G97xUSQU6GUH4.
- June 2021: Samsung rolled out firmware version G97xFXXSBFUE6 (h/t SamMobile) to users in Europe and, eventually, the US. The update brought the June 2021 security patch. At the end of the month, firmware version G973FXXSBFUF3 with the July 2021 security patch started rolling out in Europe, according to Android Police.
- May 2021: Samsung rolled out a new update to its Galaxy S10 series devices. According to SamMobile, those in Europe are now receiving the update, with firmware version G97xFXXUAFUE3 across the S10e, S10, and S10 Plus. The update includes the May security patch and a few other security fixes.
- February 2021: The stable version of One UI 3.0 started rolling out to carrier-branded devices on T-Mobile and AT&T (via PhoneArena) on February 10, 2021. The update also carried the January 2021 Android security patch. Just two weeks later, One UI 3.1 rolled out to the Galaxy S10 series, namely the S10 Plus in Switzerland. Nevertheless, the update did signal Samsung’s intent to push through the new update as quickly as possible. The patch arrived with a refreshed UI, wireless Dex support, and the March 2021 patch.
- January 2021: In early January, the stable version of One UI 3.0 started hitting devices in Switzerland. Interestingly, for those still on the beta update channel, Samsung rolled out yet another One UI 3.0 beta to users in early January. Despite its pre-release tag, the update did bring an array of fixes including the in-display fingerprint sensor’s speed and reliability, the sensitivity of swipe gestures from the bottom of the display, and “failed” recordings in slow motion video mode.
- December 2020: Samsung started rolling out the One UI 3.0 beta updates (h/t: SamMobile), landing in the likes of Asia, Europe, and India.