A couple of weeks ago, Samsung released the Android 13 (One UI 5.0) update to the Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. However, that firmware was using the October 2022 security patch. Now, the company has released a new firmware update with the latest security patch (November 2022).
The latest security update for the Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra comes with firmware version N98xFXXS5GVK1. The 5G versions of the phones are getting the new update in Europe (Switzerland for now) with firmware version N98xBXXS5GVK1. The new software brings the November 2022 security patch and is available in Southeast Europe. Other countries and regions across the world could get this update within the next few days. According to Samsung’s documentation, the November 2022 patch fixes close to four dozen security vulnerabilities.
If you have a Galaxy Note 20 or the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra and if you live in Southeast Europe, you can now download the new update by heading to Settings » Software update and clicking Download and install. You can also choose to download the newest firmware file from our database and flash it manually.
Samsung debuted the Galaxy Note 20 series with Android 10-based One UI 2.5 onboard. The phones in the series received the Android 11-based One UI 3 update in early 2021, the Android 12-based One UI 4 update in late 2021, and the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update a couple of weeks ago.