Android 12 will be available in the final version in a few months. Based on the promises made by Samsung, it is already possible to list the Galaxy smartphones that will be able to install the update.
Recently, Samsung committed to offering three years of Android updates on its smartphones, both on high-end devices (Galaxy S21, Z Fold 2…) and mid-range phones (Galaxy A).
Recent smartphones from the South Korean brand’s catalogue will receive three major Android updates, including Android 12, Android 13, and Android 14. This new update policy starts from the Galaxy S10.
WHICH SAMSUNG SMARTPHONES WILL UPGRADE TO ANDROID 12?
Based on promises made by Samsung have drawn up the list of Galaxy smartphones that will receive the update to Android 12. The media also ventured to estimate a deployment date based on the habits of the South Korean brand.
- S21 series: Galaxy S21 / Galaxy S21 + / Galaxy S21 Ultra (late 2021)
- S20 series: Galaxy S20 / Galaxy S20 + / Galaxy S20 Ultra / Galaxy S20 FE (late 2021 / early 2022)
- S10 series: Galaxy S10 / Galaxy S10 + / Galaxy S10e / Galaxy S10 Lite (early 2022)
- Foldable: Galaxy Fold / Galaxy Z Fold 2 / Galaxy Z Flip (early 2022)
- Note 20 Series Galaxy Note 20 / Galaxy Note 20 Ultra (Early 2022)
- Note 10 Series Galaxy Note 10 / Galaxy Note 10+ / Galaxy Note 10 Lite (Q1 2022)
- 2021 A Series: Galaxy A32 / Galaxy A52 / Galaxy A72 (Q1 2022)
- 2020 A Series: Galaxy A12 / Galaxy A21s / Galaxy A31 / Galaxy A41 / Galaxy A42 / Galaxy A51 / Galaxy A71 (Spring / Summer 2022)
- 2020 M Series: Galaxy M11 / Galaxy M21 / Galaxy M31 (Spring / Summer 20222)
- Xcover Series: Galaxy Xcover 5 / Galaxy Xcover Pro (Spring / Summer 2022)
- Tab S7 Series: Galaxy Tab S7 / Tab S7 + (Spring 2022)
- Tab S6 Series: Galaxy Tab S6 / Galaxy Tab S6 Lite (Summer 2022)
- Other tablets: Galaxy Tab A7 2020 / Galaxy Tab Active 3 (summer 2022)
For some terminals on the list (S21, A 2021), this will be their first major Android update.