If you are someone who is wondering whether Samsung Galaxy M31 will get the official Android 13 (One UI 5.0) update, then let’s find out. In this article, we will make sure to update you on all the Samsung Galaxy M31 Android 13 (One UI 5.0) related news, information, and downloads, and also guide you to flash the firmware on your device.
Will Samsung Galaxy M31 Get Android 13 Update?
According to Samsung’s official blog, the company is committed to delivering 3 major Android OS updates and 4 years of Android Security Patches. Well, Samsung Galaxy M31 came out of the box with Android 10 based on One UI 2.0, later received its first major OS update; Android 11, and recently received the Android 12 on top of One UI 4.1. There is no info on whether Samsung will roll out the Android 13 to their Samsung Galaxy M31 anytime soon. However, if you are here to know the exact date, we regret it because no such news is currently coming out from the official’s side. But, it is confirmed that by the end of 2023, Samsung will roll their Android 13 update to their devices starting with flagship and midrange.
It won’t justify if we are talking about whether this device meets the minimum requirement for the update or not because this is just launched. Anyway, if you still want to inspect if this device is eligible or not, then let’s hover to the specification section.
Samsung Galaxy M31 Device Overview:
Samsung Galaxy M31 comes with a 6.4-inches Full-HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display that has a waterdrop notch for the selfie camera. It is powered by an octa-core Exynos 9611 SoC, coupled with Mali-G72 MP3 GPU, 6GB/8GB RAM variants, and 64GB/128GB of onboard storage variants as well. It also has a dedicated MicroSD card slot for storage expansion.
The quad rear camera setup features a 64MP primary (wide, f/2.0) lens + an 8MP secondary (ultrawide, f/2.2) lens + a 5MP (macro, f/2.4) + a 5MP (depth, f/2.2) lens along with an LED flash, PDAF, HDR, Panorama, etc. On the front side, the device sport a 16MP selfie camera (wide, f/2.0) lens with HDR, Portrait mode, AI Face Unlock, etc.
The device features a 3.5mm headphone jack, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, FM Radio, Type-C port, etc. As mentioned earlier, it packs a 6,000mAh battery with 15W fast charging support. It also sports a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, an accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, compass sensor, etc.
What’s New in Android 13
According to Google’s schedule, Android 13 will be released in Q3 2022. As we know, Google has already rolled their 2 developer previews and they have started rolling the beta build to the developer to test it.
In terms of the Android 13, it seems that the Android 12’s successor has plenty of additional features and improvements to its predecessor. We’ve already seen and used the major UI and design element changes in Android 12 last year which is known as ‘Material You’. This materialistic theming design enhanced the Android user experience in every aspect from the minimal subtle look, rounded corners, improved pop-ups, etc.
Whereas the improved scrolling screenshots, optimized one-handed UI mode, better privacy & security features, improved app notifications, per-app basis language preferences, app permissions to send notifications, BT LE Audio support, auto theme icons, updated now playing widget, etc. Users will also find intuitive QR scanner support, enhanced silent mode, tap-to-transfer media controls, multiple profiles for NFC payments, and more.
Android 13 (One UI 5.0) Update Tracker:
Regrettably, we do not have any particular release date for Android 13 for the Samsung Galaxy M31. But you can bookmark this page as we will soon add an update tracker along with respective links. So, just stay tuned with GetDroidTips.
New Software Update Tracker:
Updated on December 17, 2022: Samsung started seeding the November 2022 security patch update for the device with software version M315FXXS3CVK3. The update is based on Android 12.
Updated on August 30, 2022: Samsung started seeding the August 2022 security patch update for the device with software version M315FXXU3CVH1 / M315FXXU3CVH2. The update is based on Android 12.
Updated on June 25, 2022: Samsung started seeding March 2022 security patch update for the device with software version M315FXXU2CVCE. The update is based on Android 12.