The Galaxy Z Flip 3 was one of the first smartphones in the world to get the October 2021 security update. Samsung has now released the same security update to the second-generation Galaxy Z Flip series smartphone, the Galaxy Z Flip 5G. The update is currently rolling out in Australia and various parts of Europe.
The South Korean firm has released the October 2021 security update to the Galaxy Z Flip 5G in Australia, Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, the Baltic region, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, the Nordic region, and the UK. The update comes with firmware version F707BXXS5EUI3. Samsung claims that the new security patch fixes more than 60 vulnerabilities in its smartphones and tablets.
If you are a Galaxy Z Flip 5G user in any of the countries mentioned above, you can check for the latest update by navigating to Settings » Software update and clicking on Download and install. You also have the option of downloading the latest firmware file from our firmware database and flashing it manually.
Samsung had launched the Galaxy Z Flip 5G in the second half of last year with Android 10-based One UI 2.5 software. It received the One UI 3.0 update earlier this year and the One UI 3.1.1 update a few weeks ago.