Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus Android 11 (One UI 3.0) Update Timeline

New Story Updated on February 09, 2021: This smartphone comes with a 6.8-inch wide-screen and a massive 4300-mAh battery with unbeatable backup. The giant 12GB RAM is the leading contributor to the processor for performing all the tasks quickly and reliably. The screen gives a resolution of 1440 × 3040 pixels with 19:9. The corning gorilla glass has been provided on the screen for the protection of the same as all modern gadgets. In this article, we will keep you informed about the One UI 3.0 update (Android 11) for the Galaxy Note 10 Plus smartphone.

Google has recently rolled out the Android 11  update for the Pixel devices, since then, Samsung started cooking their next major update based on Android 11 for their devices. With the being said, in a recent development, Samsung confirmed to roll their One UI 3.0 beta for the Samsung Galaxy S20 and Note 20 series.

One UI 3.0 is based on Android 11, which is the 11th iteration of Google’s Android operating system which is out now. As we already know, the One UI 3.0 beta program is now underway and already live for the Galaxy S20 and Note 20 series.  For more info, check out our article about the Samsung Galaxy Android 11 update roadmap.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus Android 11 (Android R) Update Timeline

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus Specifications:

The Galaxy Note 10 Plus sports a 6.8-inch Quad HD+ Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O display with 3040×1440 pixels resolution. The display is HDR10+ compatible. It’s powered by the Samsung Exynos 9825 SoC and the US/China region users will get Snapdragon 855 chipset variant. While the global variants will have Mali-G76 MP12 GPU while the Snapdragon variant comes with Adreno 640 GPU. It offers a 12GB of RAM with 256GB of internal storage for the 4G LTE model only and the 12GB RAM with 512GB internal storage will be for 5G model only. Additionally, the storage is expandable up to 1TB via hybrid SIM-slot.

Samsung has provided the much-powerful S Pen with Bluetooth, up to 10 hours of standby timing, and IP68 certified. The front features a single 10MP Selfie Camera with Dual Pixel AutoFocus, F/2.2 lens, etc. While the rear packs the quad 16MP Ultra-Wide + 12MP Wide-angle + 12MP Telephoto + DepthVision VGA camera lens along with an LED flash. It also features PDAF, HDR, Dual OIS, F/1.5-F/2.4 lens, HDR10+ recording, etc.

The handset comes with a bigger 4,300 mAh battery with Super Fast charging 2.0 with 45W adapter, Fast Wireless charging 2.0, and Wireless PowerShare options. It has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0 LE, ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, 5G/4G LTE, GPS, Galileo, GLONASS, etc as the connectivity options. The Note 10 Plus runs on Android 9.0 Pie on the top of One UI out-of-the-box. Meanwhile, the handset packs an Ultrasonic Fingerprint sensor, Geomagnetic, Hall, Proximity sensor.

Android 11 – Overview

Well, Android 11, Google’s 11th iteration looks similar to Android 10 but with a handful of new features and changes. The update brings notification history, Chat bubbles, Conversation notifications, screen recorder, new media controls, smart device controls, one-time permission, improved dark theme with the scheduling system, app suggestions, wireless android auto, and many more.

What’s on One UI 3.0?

One Ui 3.0 is the latest version of Samsung’s custom skin which improves the features and enhancement from their One UI 2.5. For example, there is now much-improved gesture navigation. You could now configure the sensitivity of the back gestures from either side of the screen. Then with the Resume on Reboot option, apps can now easily start their functions on reboot. You would no longer need to unlock the device. Likewise, you could now also get a hold of the current refresh rate.

The ability to use Bluetooth in Airplane Mode and sending images right from the Notification Replies are quite impressive as well. There is also now an improved battery optimization when using a higher refresh rate. Add to that three new biometric categories: weak, strong, and device credentials and you get a much secure device. Then the audio codec support for headphones will make it easier for you to keep a check on the supported codes for your headphones.


Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus One UI 3.0 (Android 11) Update Tracker:

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus launched in the year 2019 with Android 9.0 Pie out of the box. The device has received the Android 10 update and will soon receive the next major OS update with Android 11. As we all know, Samsung is preparing to roll the One UI 3.0 Beta for the Note 10 series, To make it simple. Here you will find all the information on the next major OS update (Android 11) for Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus.

Updated on February 08, 2021: Verizon rolled the Android 11 with One UI 3.0 update for the Galaxy Note 10 Plus in USA with build number N975USQU5ETLL.

Updated on February 04, 2021: Today Samsung finally started rolling the Android 11 with One UI 3.0 update for the Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G in Europe region with build number N976BXXU6ETLL / N976BXXU6EUA5.


Updated on January 04, 2021: Finally, Samsung started seeding the Android 11 One UI 3.0 update to Galaxy Note 10 Plus globally. The update is live with software version  N975FXXU6ETLL.

Updated on December 17, 2020: Today Samsung rolled the December 2020 security patch update for Galaxy Note 10 Plus in the USA with build number N976USQS4CTK3. The update is still based on Android 10 and not the new Android 11.

Updated on December 07, 2020:Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus received December 2020 security patch in Europe region with build number N975FXXS6DTK8. The update is still based on Android 10 and not the latest Android 11 iteration with One UI 3.0. Samsung in a recent press release stated that the device will receive Android 11 on January 21, 2021.

Updated on December 05, 2020:Today Samsung rolled November 2020 security patch update to Galaxy Note 10 Plus with build number N975FXXU6DTK1.

Updated on November 18, 2020: XDA Recognized developer Ivan_Meler developed the first custom ROM; Lineage OS 18.0 based on Android 11 for the Galaxy Note 10 Plus and 10 Plus 5G. If you are a custom ROM lover, then you can follow our guide to install LineageOS 18.0 on Galaxy Note 10 Plus.

Updated on November 13, 2020: Samsung in UK started rolling the One UI 3.0 beta update for the Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 10 series in UK for those who have signed up for the beta program. Here is the confirmation shared by a Reddit user:

Samsung rolling out One UI3 android 11 to Galaxy Note 10 series in the UK.Sign up to beta via Samsung insiders app. from r/galaxynote10

Updated on October 12, 2020: According to the Samsung Care Ambassador, One UI 3.0 update for the Galaxy Note 10 series is close to ready and the company is still trying to fix some major issues before releasing it to the public in form of a beta update. It can take a few weeks to roll the One UI 3.0 beta program for this device.


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