New series of software updates released by Samsung, really big right now and ever since Anything which updated its Nothing Phone (1), keeping Android 12 (although Android 13 may arrive soon with the beta program), but implementing new security patches and making various improvements.
The South Korean manufacturer, for its part, continues to launch Android 13 among the smartphones in its catalog, donating One UI 5 (based on the latest version of the green robot), in its first folding case in history, the Galaxy Z Flip; what’s more, samsung also updated its latest series of smart watches galaxy5 watch Let’s find out all the details.
Nothing Phone (1) receives Nothing OS 1.1.7
Despite Phone Nothing (1) both returned strongly in the news a few days ago and, due to a signed spoiler Carl Pei which anticipated the arrival of a beta program for android 13 about the first smartphone of its launch, today we are talking about a new software update that is coming to the users who have this smartphone right now.
In fact, in the last few hours, Anything The bookcase Nothing OS 1.1.7 for him Telephone 1) an early update a few days ago, but that doesn’t move the Android version (still, as expected at first, to android 12 ), but which introduces the latest security patches (updated now in November 2022) and that enriches the device with new functions and some general stability and performance improvements.
The new feature is definitely a nod to the Apple world: in fact, if a user has both Phone Nothing (1) that of a pair of AirPods from the Cupertino giant will be able to activate a new function in the “Experimental functions” section to see the remaining battery of the phone’s headphones.
In addition to fixing many bugs, Nothing OS 1.1.7 brings improvements in system fluidity, makes smartphone performance and temperatures more balanced, improves audio quality in video recording, and gets better remaining battery charge sensor calibration.
Finally, we specify that if you are interested, Phone Nothing (1) is currently on sale for Black Friday.
Nothing OS 1.1.7 Update Changelog
- new features
- Now supports display of battery percentage for AirPods. You can enable it in Settings – Experimental features.
- October/November security patch update.
- Improved operating system smoothness and reduced stutter.
- Adjusted thermal threshold for a better balance between performance and temperature.
- Improved audio quality when recording videos.
- More accurate battery status.
- error correction
- Fixed an issue where WhatsApp notifications were unresponsive on the lock screen.
- General bug fixes.
Samsung updates its workhorse: Android 13 will also reach the Galaxy Z Flip
As originally planned, samsung continues to surprise and release new software updates, probably in an effort to update all ad-supported smartphones android 13
In fact, the South Korean giant has started the release of the update of A 5 user interface based on android 13 for another smartphone in its catalog, namely the foldable flip galaxy Z which receives the update immediately after its close relatives Galaxy Z Flip 5G and Galaxy Z Fold2 5G, following a beta cycle that lasted around a month.
The smartphone receives the firmware here in Italy F700FXXUAIVK3 , equipped with November security patches. To further validate the excellent work done by Samsung, it is worth mentioning that the smartphone was launched in the market at the beginning of 2020 with the A 2.5 user interface based on Android 10, received the OneUI 3 based on Android 11 in early 2021 and OneUI 4 based on android 12 at the beginning of this year.
However, update android 13 it may be the last major update for this smartphone: the first generation of warnings from the South Korean manufacturer may therefore be heading towards sunset.
New update for Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Pro
Despite many of the resources samsung engage in distribution work A 5 user interface based on android 13 for its smartphones, the South Korean giant launches a new update for its latest Wear OS smartwatches, specifically the Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Pro.
In accordance with what is reported on Reddit, distribution of this new software update (identified by software version R920XXU1AVK7 on the base model) was released a few days ago in various regions.
The upgrade, which weighs approx. 500MB , includes a new dial called “Ball”, related to the 2022 FIFA World Cup to be held in Qatar, November 2022 security patches, and system stability and reliability improvements. Soon (already in the next few weeks), the same fate should befall the predecessors Galaxy Watch4 and Galaxy Watch4 Classic.
How to update Nothing Phone(1), Samsung Galaxy Z Flip and Galaxy Watch5
The updates we mentioned above, with or without Android 13, will roll out gradually during these hours, so it may take a while for them to reach all devices.
Here’s how to check for OTA updates and install them on your device:
- Phone Nothing (1)
In Nothing’s “transparent” smartphone, the way to go is “System Settings System Update”. If you are unsuccessful, you can try again after a few hours.
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip
In Samsung’s initial brochure, the way to go is “Setup, Software Updates, Download and Installation.” If you are unsuccessful, you can try again after a few hours.
- Samsung Galaxy5 Watch
To update Samsung smartwatches, simply open the Galaxy Wearable app, go to the “Software Update” section, and click “Download and Install”.