Samsung took the time to test Android 14 based One UI 6 before releasing it to the Galaxy S23 series. But since then the company has been continuously releasing major One UI 6 update for its devices, including mid-range and budget phones. The Galaxy A34 is the latest Samsung phone to get the Android 14-based One UI 6 update.
This week, Samsung also released the update for Galaxy A73, Galaxy A54, Galaxy M53, Galaxy Z Fold 5, Galaxy Z Flip 5, Galaxy Tab S9, Galaxy S23 FE, and Galaxy S22 series. But one thing to note is that the update has started for these phones, but it will take a few weeks to be completely rolled out.
A X (Twitter) user, Tarunvats33 shared the update info along with screenshot in a Tweet. It looks like the Android 14 update for Galaxy A34 is available to beta users in UK. Its a stable build, but first available to users who enrolled for beta program earlier.
The Android 14 for Galaxy A34 is available with build version A346BXXU4BWK2. This is the first major upgrade for the device so expect to try multiple new features. The update also bring the November 2023 Security patch.
Talking about features you can expect to see new UI for the Quick Panel, new widgets, more options for customization, move Clock widget in lockscreen without restriction, new media player UI in Notification and lock screen, redesigned Emojis, and many other features. You can check the full changelog on One UI 6 features page.
Currently the Android 14 update for Galaxy A34 is rolling out starting with beta users. If you own Galaxy A34, you can expect the update within few days. Sometimes the update doesn’t appear in notification, so make sure to check for the update manually by going to Settings > Software Update > Download and Install.
Before installing the update, make sure to take backup of important data and charge your phone to at least 50%. No, installing the update will not erase data, but it is best to keep the backup.