One UI 5.0 Based on Android 13 Roadmap Out: Here’s a List of Samsung Galaxy Phones and Tablets That Will Get New Update

The Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus and Galaxy S22 Ultra have started receiving the new One UI update.


Samsung has started rolling out One UI 5.0 for the Galaxy S22 series. The South Korean tech giant has revealed the new One UI 5.0 features. The update, which is based on Android 13, not only introduces new features but also brings with it a design overhaul. As of now, the Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus and Galaxy S22 Ultra have started receiving the new One UI update.

But what about other Samsung Galaxy smartphones? Well, the company has now released its list which reveals the rollout timeline of One UI 5.0 for Galaxy phones. The list (via) not only includes the Galaxy S and Galaxy Z series of premium phones but also some Galaxy A-series and Galaxy Tab devices. Let’s take a look at some more details about the One UI 5.0 rollout timeline for Samsung Galaxy smartphones and tablets revealed so far.

One UI 5.0 Update Coming to Following Smartphones:

Samsung has started rolling out its new One UI 5.0 update for the Galaxy S22 series. Soon, the Galaxy Z-series and other S-series phones will get the new update as well.

October 2022

October is about to get over and Samsung is already rolling out the new One UI update for the Galaxy S22 series. All three S22 series phones, namely the Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus and Galaxy S22 Ultra will get the new update this month. 

November 2022

In November, the Galaxy Z-series, Galaxy A-series and some Galaxy Tabs will get the new One UI update. 

  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3
  • Samsung Galaxy S21
  • Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus
  • Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
  • Samsung Galaxy S20
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S8
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+
  • Samsung Galaxy A53 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy A33 5G

December 2022

At the end of this year, Samsung will roll out the One UI 5.0 update to some more premium and mid-range smartphones launched in and before 2021.

  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 FE
  • Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy A51 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy A32
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

January 2023

At the start of the next year, Samsung will release the new One UI update for the following devices:

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A7
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 3
  • Samsung Galaxy A23
  • Samsung Galaxy A13
  • Samsung Galaxy M12
  • Samsung Galaxy XCover 5

February 2023

As of now, the Galaxy Tab Active 4 Pro is the only device confirmed to get the new One UI update. Samsung is expected to release more confirmed names that are set to get the new Android 13 update in the coming months.

It is worth noting that the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE, which was launched earlier this year, is nowhere mentioned in the list. However, Samsung might quietly roll out the new update for the S21 FE in the coming weeks.

The rollout timeline is currently for South Korea and could vary for other markets. That being said, Samsung has maintained great consistency when it comes to providing the latest, stable Android updates.

What’s New in One UI 5.0?

The new One UI 5.0 update brings some design improvements and new features. There are new app icons and Samsung claims to have improved the animations and transition effects. The new update also brings improvements to the camera app. 

In addition to this, there is the new stacked widgets feature for the home screen. The smart widget feature is similar to the one found in iOS 15 and later, where users can add multiple widgets and stack them one above the other. The on-screen widget will keep switching every few seconds. Users can also swipe up or down manually to switch to a particular widget.

There is also Optical Character Recognition (OCR) in the Gallery app. The feature allows users to copy the text in images and paste them into other apps. Samsung DeX and Bixby too have received many new upgrades. You can check the video below to see some of the new features coming to eligible Samsung Galaxy smartphones and tablets.