Samsung is probably the most successful player in the field of foldable smartphones. Their Fold and Flip lines are quite popular with users. And now Samsung has released an important update for the older versions of the Fold and Flip, and it will bring all the new features right to your smartphone.
All existing Samsung foldable smartphones have access to the latest version of One UI 4.1.1, which was previously only available on the Flip 4 and Fold 4. This will increase multitasking and add many new features to older smartphones.
All smartphones from the Flip and Fold bands will get this update. The process will start with the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 after that gradually all other smartphone models will get the update. Many reviewers and users say that One UI 4.5 is a big step in the field of new features and the overall usability of folding smartphones. So this update can put your old smartphone on the same shelf as the new models.
Among the many features that will be available to users of older models of foldable Samsung phones:
- Updated taskbar. It is made like a PC and gives you the ability to switch between applications faster.
- An improved interface on the cover screen. Now you can make calls and answer messages directly from it without having to open your smartphone.
- Ability to use the rear camera for selfies, using the cover screen to preview your shots.
- Support for drag and drop, split screen, and the ability to open the app in pop-up windows.
- Support for new gestures.
- Ability to use the back camera for selfies using the cover screen.
- FlexCam mode, allows you to tilt the camera at an angle using the hinge in your smartphone.
As you can see the list of features is really big and they can greatly improve your user experience. So keep an eye on the update center on your smartphone. You will be able to get the new firmware version in the coming days.