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One UI 4 (Android 12): Eligible Samsung Devices

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Samsung One UI 4

Samsung One UI 4 is based on Google’s Android 12 operating system. This new mobile software skin has a number of new features that include a new user interface for the unified mobile experience as well as elegance and clean design.

The Android 12 based One UI 4 offers new simple customization capabilities and privacy controls. With One UI 4, users can also configure a bunch of UI customizations for the essential parts – home screens, icons, notifications, wallpapers, and more.

There are new widgets that will bring you better services offered by the deep customization of visibility. Users can now access a chunk of the Emoji collection in one place without any issues.

The latest One UI software also bolsters the privacy and security of the system. Therefore, One UI 4 has a new app usage icon on the top, that allows you to see, which app is using your phone’s camera or any other location.

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There is also the new permission history that allows you to view the history of the permission not only for the last 24 hours but also for the last 7 days. You can also look at the current data usage of certain permission followed by their corresponding app.

Samsung One UI (Android 12) has been started for the Galaxy S21 series under the beta testing program. As recently, the testing program has been concluded and the stable rollout has begun.

Samsung One UI 4

Meanwhile, Samsung has published a list of devices that are eligible to receive One UI 4.0 smartphones. These devices will receive One UI 4.0 according to different timelines. (via – SammyFans)

One UI 4.0 Eligible Devices:

November 2021

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  • Galaxy S21 5G
  • Galaxy S21+ 5G
  • Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G

December 2021:

  • Galaxy Z Fold3 5G,
  • Galaxy Z Flip3 5G,
  • Galaxy S2o Ultra,
  • Galaxy S2o+,
  • Galaxy S2O,
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra,
  • Galaxy Note 20,
  • Galaxy Z Fold 2,
  • Galaxy Z Flip 5G

January 2022:

  • Galaxy Fold 5G,
  • Galaxy Z Flip,
  • Galaxy Note 10/10+,
  • Galaxy S2o FE,
  • Galaxy S1o SG,
  • Galaxy S10+/S10/S10e,
  • Galaxy  A52 5G, A42 5G, Quartum2

February 2022:

  • Galaxy Tab S7/S7+

April 2022:

  • Galaxy A51 5G,
  • Galaxy Tab S7 FE/ S7 FE 5G,
  • Galaxy A90 5G,
  • Galaxy Tab S6/S6 5G, Jump,
  • Galaxy Quantum

May 2022:

  • Galaxy Tab s6 Lite,
  • Galaxy Tab Active3
  • Galaxy  A32, A1, A12,
  • Galaxy Buddy,
  • Galaxy Wide 5
  • Galaxy Tab A7(2O2O)

June 2022:

  • Galaxy Galaxy Tab A7 Lite

July 2022:

  • Galaxy A21J,
  • Galaxy Xcover 5
  • Galaxy M12

One UI 4.0 Android 12 Eligible Devices

Amy is our firmware and software specialist, she keeps her eagle eyes open for new software rollouts, beta programs, and other software related activities as well as new smartphone launch.

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Xiaomi MIUI 13/Android 12 for Redmi Note 10 Pro and Mi 11 Lite rolling out

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Xiaomi has started rolling out Android 12 based MIUI 13 update for Redmi Note 10 Pro, Mi 11 Lite smartphones. This stable update is available for Mi Pilot at present. However, we have an expectation about a public release of this update for consumers across the globe shortly.

MIUI 13 has been a popular term in the last few months. The latest software update brings many smart features that enhance the performance as well as stability of the system. Although, we often find some differences between the global version and the Chinese version of this software.

Versions of the Update

According to Xiomiui, The Android 12 based MIUI 13 update for Redmi Note 10 Pro, Mi 11 lite is accessible to the users with a particular version. For Redmi Note 10 Pro, the update is available with version V13.0.2.0.SKFMIXM for Mi Pilot users. Whereas, Mi 11 Lite users receive the update with version V13.0.2.0.SKQMIXM.

MIUI 13 android 12 Redmi note 10 pro

Difference between Global & China Stable

There are some features that you can find in the China stable but are missing from the Global update and vice versa. In spite of some changes, the functioning and the reliability of the system remain at the best for both releases.

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The global MIUI 13 update is still in the continuation with Roboto font instead of the new Mi Sans Font. Besides this, the new live wallpapers still remain unknown in the global stable. The global update also lacks the control center. The same goes for the MIUI 13 China stable, the background permissions for various application is not available for the country stable except for the global version only.

The background permission feature allows the users to track the applications that access the camera, microphone, and location of the device. This feature is similar to the privacy indicator and dashboard in the Android 12 operating system. The feature can be enabled from the ‘Privacy’ section of the Settings menu.

Update Instructions

As it is a beta version, the users can download and install this update manually using the MIUI downloader. The users can also wait and check for the updates by moving to the “Settings” section of the device. Then select the “About Phone” option and click on the “System Updates”.

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Android 12 Custom ROM Download Link [List]

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Android 12 Custom ROM

Google’s Android 12 is now official, the software maker is already out under the Android Open Source Project (AOSP). Aside from the Pixel devices, Samsung and OnePlus’s top flagship are also eligible to enjoy the latest version of Android via the beta testing program.

Android 12 comes with a new user interface powered by Material You, smart features, a better and round UX design as well as numerous security enhancements over the previous version of the Android operating system.

The Android 12 Beta program will be initiated by other Android users such as – Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Realme, and other Chinese as well as international brands. Following a successful beta run, these device makers will send stable Android 12 based software skins to corresponding smartphones.

However, different OEMs have their own rollout and upgrade processes. For instance, some rollout procedure to major version takes time, while some wait even to begin the testing activity.

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Still, there’s another way that Android phone users can install the latest Android version using an “Android 12 custom ROM”. There are plenty of developers on XDA that made this possible and brought you a collection of Android 12 custom software builds.

Download Android 12 custom ROM, which enables you to flash your phone (eligible) with the Android 12 and install the latest software features on the devices.

To be mentioned, the possibility of BUGS and Issues in these custom software is likely to be there because these aren’t Official builds of the respective smartphone maker. Below you can download the latest custom Android 12 ROM.

Android 12 Custom ROM

1. Asus:

2. Lenovo:

3. Motorola:

4. Nokia:

5. OnePlus

6. Realme:

8. Xiaomi:

9. Essential

10. Google

11. LG

12. Raspberry Pi

13. Razer

14. Sony

Some known issues on OnePlus Devices:

  1. Encryption is not working, so it is disabled. If you have /data encrypted, do not flash this ROM without formatting /data first.

How to install these custom Builds on OnePlus:

  • Backup everything.
  • The provided zip can be installed using the TWRP recovery: clear data while doing that.
  • The ROM expects the firmware from OOS 10.0.1: different firmware is not tested.
  • GApps is not available for Android 12 yet.
  • The provided recovery allows only flashing signed images: use TWRP if you need to flash GApps or different packages.
  • If you want to keep the TWRP flashed, flash the persist_twrp.zip provided here: https://sourceforge.net/projects/aosponeplus/files/Misc/
  • And flash the TWRP image you prefer.

Information regarding the Xiaomi Android 12 Custom Build:

Features that are currently working on MIUI 13 build:

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  • Boots
  • RIL (Calls, SMS, Data)
  • Fingerprint
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth
  • Camera
  • Camcorder
  • Video Playback
  • Audio
  • Sensors
  • Flash
  • LED
  • GPS
  • Volte

Instructions :

  • Download the latest build and GApps
  • Reboot to recovery
  • Flash proper vendor and firmware
  • Flash the latest build and GApps
  • Reboot
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Xiaomi MIUI 13/Android 12: Stable devices [List]

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Xiaomi MIUI 13 is based on Android 12, which brings amusing functionalities for the consumers. Therefore, the company is rolling out MIUI 13/Android 12 rolling out for Xiaomi devices through closed, public, and stable updates.

Stable Update:

This software is testing began with a closed beta pool and limited users. The process, followed by public testing without any testing slots restrictions. Once concluded, Xiaomi will release MIUI 13/Android 12 for eligible devices. However, the rollout time may vary for different devices in different markets.

MIUI 13 comes has a lot to offer, such as new wallpapers that enhance the home screen wallpaper, provide your phone a better look. Let you explore new animations, smoother interaction. The core Android 12 will let you feel the features that have been to this new MIUI software and there’s a lot more than you can get out of the MIUI 13 once you get it on your device.

MIUI 13 android 12 stable devices

Xiaomi MIUI 13/Android 12 Stable devices:

The first batch (expected to be released around the end of January 2022):

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  • Xiaomi 11 Ultra
  • Xiaomi 11 Pro
  • Xiaomi 11
  • Xiaomi Pad 5 Pro 5G
  • Xiaomi Pad 5 Pro
  • Xiaomi Pad 5 Note
  • Xiaomi 12 series has pre-installed MIUI 13

Xiaomi also has plans to release the list of the second and third batch of stable MIUI 13 updates for the consumers. However, an official rollout date is yet to come.

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