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Samsung starts rolling out Android 11 with One UI 3.0 to Galaxy A51


Last updated: February 4th, 2021 at 06:46 UTC+02:00

Samsung’s amazing run with Android 11 updates continues with its best-selling smartphone of 2020. The company has now started rolling out the Android 11-based One UI 3.0 update to the Galaxy A51. The new update brings all the bells and whistles of Android 11 along with One UI 3.0 features to the mid-range smartphone.

The latest software update for the Galaxy A51, which bears firmware version A515FXXU4DUB1, is rolling out in Russia right now. The update also brings the February 2021 security patch to the smartphone. The update brings one-time permissions, a dedicated conversations section in the notifications area, chat bubbles, and a dedicated media playback widget to the phone.

Other One UI 3.0 features such as improved UI design, better color scheme and icons, improved stock apps, repositioned volume controls, improved Dark Mode, better Digital Wellbeing and Parental Control features, and more lockscreen widgets and AoD customizations are a part of the update as well. You can see all the improvements that One UI 3.0 brings in this article.

If you are a Galaxy A51 user in Russia, watch out for the software update notification that might soon pop up on your phone. You can manually search for the new software update by navigating to Settings » Software update and tapping on Download and install. Alternatively, you can also download the entire firmware from our firmware section and flash it manually.

One UI 3.0 was expected to be rolled out to the Galaxy A51 in H1 2021, but it is here sooner. Samsung had released the One UI 3.0 beta update to the Galaxy A51 5G one month ago. The company could soon roll out the Android 11 update to the Galaxy A51 in more markets.

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