Samsung Galaxy A51 5G is the latest device to get the Android 13 update. As you know the Android 13 is already available for many eligible Galaxy phones. It is a big update for any Android phone as it comes with huge changes and new features. Here is everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy A51 5G Android 13 update.
The latest Android 13 update for Galaxy A51 5G is rolling out to the Verizon model in the US. Yes, it is the same popular budget phone from 2020 which was released with an Android 10 update. And later Samsung pushed two major updates to the mid-ranger. This means the Android 13 is the third major update and also the last big update for the device.
Verizon and Xfinity mobile started pushing the Android 13-centric One UI 5.0 upgrade to the Galaxy A51 5G in the US. It will also be released to the unlocked model and other carrier-locked variants soon. Verizon plants the new firmware on the Galaxy A51 5G with the A516VSQU5FVK1 build number. As it is a major software upgrade, it will require more data for downloading.
Talking about changes, then One UI 5 update for Galaxy A51 5G comes with features like new lock screen customization, new wallpapers, big widgets, widget stacking, more color palette, tweaked app icons, per app language, notification permission, improved privacy and security, and many other features. There are many other features that you can check here.
If you are a Galaxy A51 5G user, you can expect the OTA update soon if it is available in your region. Sometimes the notification doesn’t work and so in that case you need to manually check for the update. To do that go to Settings > Software Update > Download and Install.
If you are in a hurry, then you can manually sideload the firmware on your phone. Where you want to update your phone through OTA or want to many sideload the firmware, check out this story for more information about updating Galaxy phones to the new update.
Before upgrading your device, don’t forget to back up your phone and charge it to at least 50%.