Samsung has just announced its full-screen foldable smartphone that will change the future of foldable display devices. Yes, Samsung launched the Galaxy Z Flip, a successor to Galaxy fold and a competitor Motorola Razr 2019. The device recently received the first major OS update with Android 11. Well, if you are someone who wants to know whether this device will get the Android 12 update, then let’s find out.
If you are someone who has recently bought or planning to buy this smartphone, then this guide is for you. In this article, we will make sure to track the next upcoming major OS update; Android 12 (One UI 4.0) for the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G.
Being the 12th installment of the Android series, Android 12 creates a lot of hype with its new features, design, UI improvements, and many more. According to the official, they are planning to release the stable version of their latest OS update anywhere soon in the month of August or October month. Meanwhile, every big smartphone venture already started rolling out their OS skin based on Android 12 for their flagship segments. Previously, Google stated that this update is going to be one of the most prominent changes ever made by Google in their OS. This is the main reason behind the hype created for the upcoming updates.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip Specifications
The Galaxy Z Flip has a 6.7-inches foldable dynamic AMOLED display that has a resolution of 1080×2636 pixels with HDR10+ support. While folded, the display will turn in size of 1.1-inches Super AMOLED with a resolution of 112×300 pixels. It runs on One UI 2.0 based on Android 10 out-of-the-box. The device packs a decent 3,300mAh battery with 15W fast charging support.
It’s powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC, paired with Adreno 640 GPU, 8GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage (UFS 3.0). Keep in mind that it doesn’t have any storage expandable option. While talking about the cameras, the handset sports dual rear cameras with a primary 12MP camera (wide, f/1.8) and a secondary 12MP (ultrawide, f/2.2) lens. It has an LED flash, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS, HDR, Panorama, etc.
While the front packs a single 10MP selfie camera with an f/2.4 aperture wide-angle lens that has PDAF, HDR mode, etc. There is no 3.5mm audio jack. It features dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, NFC, USB Type-C port, USB OTG, etc. The device has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, an ambient light sensor, an accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, compass, barometer sensor.
Will Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G get Android 12 Update?
Of course, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G came out of the box with Android 10 and later received the Android 11 R update. According to Samsung’s recent policy change, their device will get three years of major OS support and four years of a security patch update. This does mean that the Galaxy Z Flip 5G will get the Android 12 update. Most probably, just after the release, within a few, it will get an Android 12 update. Yeah! It is evident that Samsung first works on their flagship smartphone to roll out a new OS update. Then, slowly and steadily, it will provide the new update to all its eligible smartphones.
Android 12 Tracker For Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G:
Currently, we do not have any official confirmation regarding this because the smartphone is yet to be released. So, you can bookmark this page if you are planning to buy this amazing smartphone and want to track the Android 12 update. Meanwhile, whenever we get something related to upcoming updates for this smartphone. We will keep updating this dedicated Android 12 tracker guide.
New Software Update Tracker:
Updated on August 17, 2021: Today Samsung has rolled the August 2021 security patch update for the device globally with software version F900FXXS5EUG1. The update is based on Android 11.
Updated on September 17, 2021: Today Samsung rolled the September 2021 security patch for the device globally. The update is labeled with build number F700FXXU8EUH5.