The Galaxy Note 10 series started getting the August 2022 security update three weeks ago. However, the update was limited to international variants of those smartphones. Now, the update has reached US shores and is available for the carrier-locked version of the devices.
The latest software update for the carrier-locked version of the Galaxy Note 10 and the Galaxy Note 10+ comes with firmware version N97xUSQS7HVH1 in the US. The update is live on Xfinity Mobile’s network, but we expect it to roll out widely to other networks within the next few days.
What’s new in Galaxy Note 10 August 2022 security update?
The new update brings the August 2022 security patch that fixes dozens of privacy and security vulnerabilities. As per Samsung’s documentation, the update fixes vulnerabilities related to Samsung DeX, Samsung Knox, improper access control, and MAC address leaks via Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. The update could also include general bug fixes and device stability improvements.
If you are a Galaxy Note 10 or Galaxy Note 10+ user in the US and have a carrier-locked version, you can download and install the new software update by navigating to Settings » Software update and tapping on Download and install. You can also download the latest firmware file from our database and flash it manually.
Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 10 series in the second half of 2019 with Android 9-based One UI 2.5 on board. The smartphones in the series received the Android 10 update in early 2020, the Android 11 update in early 2021, and the Android 12 update earlier this year.
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