Samsung has opened the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 Beta Program for the Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra in the UK. This release comes right after Samsung released the One UI 4.0 beta rollout for the Galaxy S20 series in the UK and the US a few days ago. The beta program which rolled out to participating users in the UK, could also soon be rolled out in other markets, including China, Germany, India, South Korea, and the US. Previously, the South Korean smartphone maker had confirmed that it would launch the One UI 4.0 beta program for the Galaxy Fold 3 and the Galaxy Z Flip 3 in South Korea.
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 One UI 4.0 Beta Program: How To Install Update
If you are a Galaxy Note 20 or Galaxy Note 20 user in the UK and want to participate in the One UI 4.0 beta program, you will have to install the Samsung Members app and log in using your Samsung account. Thereafter you will need to tap on the One UI Beta Program banner on the home page. After enrolling, you can head over to Settings > Software update > Download and Install to install the One UI 4.0 update on your Galaxy Note 20 series smartphone.
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If you are enrolling in the One UI 4.0 beta program, note that this is a beta build and it can contain a lot of bugs and have some performance issues. Before updating your Galaxy Note 20 series to One UI 4.0, make sure you back up all the data that you have on your smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 One UI 4.0 Beta Update: Top Features
The One UI 4.0 update is based on Android 12, and it offers a lot of new features and changes compared to One UI 3.1. One UI 4.0 brings a revamped UI design, an updated widget picker menu, better widgets, more lock screen options, improved Samsung Internet and Samsung Keyboard apps, updated stock apps, and better privacy and security. Apart from all these changes, Samsung also has simplified the camera app’s UI and implemented Google’s Material You theme system in its own way to extract colours from the selected wallpaper and use it across various UI elements and apps.
If you want to learn the detailed features of the One UI 4.0 and the eligible devices that will receive the One UI 4.0 update, you can head over to our One UI 4.0 feature article over here.