Devices that will receive the update
According to the report, Samsung will roll out the update to older generation foldable smartphones. This includes Galaxy Z Fold4, Galaxy Z Flip4, Galaxy Z Fold3, Galaxy Z Flip3, Galaxy Z Fold2 and Galaxy Z Flip2. The update will start rolling out in August for Galaxy Z Fold4 and Galaxy Z Flip4. The other models will receive the update down the line.
The One UI 5 will roll out for Galaxy Watch 5 series and Galaxy Watch 4 series.
Select Samsung tablets are also set to receive the update. Here’s a list of all the tablets:
Galaxy Tab S8, Tab S8+, and Tab S8 Ultra
Galaxy Tab S7, Galaxy Tab S7+, and Galaxy Tab S7 FE
Galaxy Tab S6 Lite
Galaxy Tab A8
Galaxy Tab A7 Lite
Galaxy Tab Active 3 and Galaxy Tab Active 4
New features older foldables are set to get
With the rollout, the older foldable smartphones are set to receive a couple of features that are available on the Galaxy Z Fold5 and Galaxy Z Flip5 devices.
Customizable toolbar for Flex Mode panel.
Multi Window mode allows using two apps simultaneously without interrupting media playback.
Hidden pop-up feature for Z Fold4, Z Flip5, and Tab S8 devices.
Pop-up view to multi-window lets users switch from pop-up apps to two apps on the screen.
Two-handed drag and drop for selecting and moving multiple files.
Feature extends to Galaxy foldables and tablets.