The South Korean tech firm, Samsung updated its M Series smartphone the Galaxy M42 5G to the latest One UI 4.1 major update, which is based on Android 12 recently. The update included a Grammarly-integrated Samsung keyboard, quick access to pop-up windows options, and enhancement in the Gallery app that allows you to add portrait effects to any image.
The latest One UI skin adds Smart Widgets that lets you group multiple widgets on the home screen. Samsung also brings improvements to the Color Palette feature, which now gets reflected in more supported apps. With improvements to RAM Plus feature, users can now customize the virtual RAM capacity.
Now, the Indian users of the Galaxy M42 5G are reportedly receiving the August 2022 security patch update. The latest One UI August 2022 patch update for Galaxy M42 5G comes with the firmware version M426BXXU3BVG2. For now, the latest software update for Galaxy M42 5G has started rolling out in India. The package has a download size of over 898MB.
The August 2022 security patch fixes dozens of CVEs that were founded in the last details. The latest patch fixes multiple security vulnerabilities, including MAC address leaks via Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, Samsung DeX, Samsung Knox, and improper access control.
How to update Samsung Galaxy M42 5G
If you are the owner of the Samsung Galaxy M42 5G in India, you can just download this update by tapping Settings » Software update and tapping on Download and install.
Next Major Update Info
Samsung has promised to send an Android 13 update to the Galaxy M42 5G. However, this is only the manufacturer’s promise, as far as we know – Samsung might release even further updates to the phone later or might end support earlier on.