Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite and Samsung Galaxy A50 are the latest phones from the South Korean giant to get the August 2020 security patch update. The firmware is initially only being released to select countries but will soon be available to Samsung Galaxy users in other parts of the world as well. In its usual style, Samsung is rolling out the security update in batches.
Samsung announced during its Galaxy Unpacked event yesterday that it will be offering three years of Android updates to its flagship smartphones from the Galaxy S10 and beyond. Initially, the company had announced 2 years of updates.
Samsung has already started rolling out its August 2020 security patch for the Galaxy S10 series, so far available only in Germany for most of the Galaxy S10 models.
OnePlus 8, iPhone 11, Oppo F15, Vivo V19, and Samsung Galaxy M31 will be amongst the key phones to receive deals during Amazon Prime Day 2020 sale starting August 6. There will also be additional exchange discounts and no-cost EMI options on models including the Mi 10 and OnePlus 8 Pro.
Samsung has launched two new offers in India namely, Galaxy Assured and Galaxy Forever that are aimed to lure customers to own premium Galaxy smartphones.
The Flipkart Big Saving Days sale has begun, and the e-commerce giant has listed several offers on smartphones as part of the five-day fest.
Samsung is said to be working on a ‘lite’ version of the Samsung Galaxy S20. Reportedly called the Galaxy S20 Fan Edition, this variant of the phone will follow in the footsteps of the Galaxy S10 Lite that was launched as a toned-down version last year’s Galaxy S10.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is reportedly receiving the One UI 2.1 update in India. The firmware version for the latest update is G770FXXU2BTD2 and it brings the April 2020 Android security patch.
Samsung has announced new camera features for the Galaxy S10 series and Galaxy Note 10 series of smartphones that are present in the Galaxy S20 series of phones.
Samsung is reportedly planning to release the Android 10 based One UI 2.1 update for the Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note 10 series next month.
Samsung Galaxy S9 has received a significant price cut, as the company's 2018 flagship is up for sale at a price of Rs. 26,999 as part of Samsung's 'Blue Fest' sale. The six-day sale, which goes on till March 18 on the company's official website, also offers other discounts like a straight 10 percent cashback to users of ICICI bank, Axis bank and RBL Bank cards.
Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10e, Galaxy Note 10, and Galaxy Note 10+ are said to receive an update to One UI 2.1. The latest One UI experience is so far limited to the Galaxy S20 models and the Galaxy Z Flip.
Samsung is rolling out an update for the Galaxy S10 Lite in India that Includes the latest Android security patch and improvements to the cameras.
Samsung Galaxy S10+ running Android R (aka Android 11) spotted on Geekbench
The Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite 512GB option will go on sale from March 1 i.e. Monday via retail stores, Samsung Opera House, Samsung e-shop and leading online portals. The phone comes in Prism White, Prism Black, and Prism Blue options.