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Samsung's One UI 2.1 update for U.S. Galaxy S10/Note 10 phones is now rolling out

Galaxy Note 10 Plus Aura Glow
Galaxy Note 10 Plus Aura Glow (Image credit: Android Central)

What you need to know

  • The One UI 2.1 update for Galaxy S10 and Note 10 series phones is now rolling out in the U.S.
  • It brings select Galaxy S20 features to Samsung's older flagship phones, including Night Hyperlapse and Single Take.
  • Additionally, the update adds Quick Share support, allowing you to easily share your content with other Galaxy users nearby.

Samsung began rolling out the One UI 2.1 update to the Galaxy S10 and Note 10 series phones last week, bringing quite a few Galaxy S20 features to its 2019 flagships. The update has now started rolling out (opens in new tab) for the Galaxy S10 and Note 10 series phones in the U.S.

The One UI 2.1 update includes quite a few "fan-favorite" camera features from the Galaxy S20 series. Some of these include Single Take, Night Hyperlapse, Pro Video mode, and an improved Night Mode for the Galaxy S10 series.

In addition to the exciting new camera features, One UI 2.1 also introduces an Intelligent Gallery that makes it easier for you to edit and organize your photos. With Clean View, similar shots of the same subject will be grouped together automatically. The new Quick Crop feature lets you zoom in on an image in the Gallery app and crop it to any size. For easy content sharing, One UI 2.1 adds a new feature called Quick Share. With Quick Share, you will be able to send photos, videos, and other files to your contacts that are nearby with a simple tap.

If you own a Galaxy S10 or Note 10 series phone, you can expect to receive an OTA notification soon. You can also check for the update manually by tapping on Settings > Software update > Download and install.

Babu Mohan
Babu Mohan
15 Comments
  • That's great news, but how do you know it's coming tomorrow?
  • TOMORROW! That's so exciting!
  • I can't wait for this!
  • Hope in India also...Have Note 10 +
  • You know how this works...when you read the word "tomorrow" on a site about android, that means "sometime in the next month, or whenever your carrier decides to allow the update to be released"
  • If you buy a carrier phoneand don't get updates you've got no one to blame but yourself.
  • Unlocked Samsung phones update last.
  • I buy Samsung unlocked, but for some reason they give it the update after the last company releases their update. It's the opposite of how it should be...
  • all these years of buying locked phones and i finally buy an unlocked Note 10+ from the MS store and I start getting the updates after all the Carriers have picked through the bins so to speak.
  • Or just buy unlocked direct from Samsung and get updates AFTER the major carriers. That's been my experience with the Note 10+
  • I bought my Note 10+ from the Microsoft store in the States. I have had the same experience. I even tried the Samsung Smart Switch Software and here is what I get: Your device software is up to date: TB3
  • I wonder if there's a reason I should care... Outside of the security patch.
  • Did a bug crawl up and take a big bite? Did a cat poop in your Wheaties? All the time?
  • I got mine a few days back on April 4th Using a Note 10+....On Verizon.
  • sorry, i didn't realize that article is about the One UI 2.1 my Unlocked Note 10+ is NOW getting the One Ui 2.5. I am on AT&T.