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Samsung devices already have the new version of Android 13

Some Samsung devices will access the full update, while others will enter the beta version of the operating system. (Android Developers)

The new version of operating system developed by Google, android 13was officially released in August, although this update could only be accessed if users had a smartphone Pixelwhich left out several devices in the market.

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However, some devices Samsung they will be able to count on this new version of the operating system and the deployment of this has already begun update for a set of smartphones that were selected, particularly those that belong to the company’s highest range.

The Samsung galaxy they will be the first devices within the family of smartphones of the South Korean company that will receive the new stable version of android 13 out of the pixel devicesalthough depending on the type of model that users have, the operating system could be presented in its stable version or in the beta.

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The official announcement of the company about the availability of the system android 13 on their smartphones occurred in the Samsung Developer Conference 2022 (SDC22) and it was indicated that the first to receive the update in its stable version would be the devices Galaxy S22including the Samsung Galaxy S22+ and Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra.

The Samsung Z Flip3 folding cell phone will not receive the full version of Android 13, but a beta version, although it will continue to be one of the first devices to receive the update. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo
The Samsung Z Flip3 folding cell phone will not receive the full version of Android 13, but a beta version, although it will continue to be one of the first devices to receive the update. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo

For their part, other devices also from the Galaxy family, such as the Note 20 and the Samsung Galaxy ZFlip3they will not receive the stable version, but they will receive the beta, which is still valid and does not have many differences with respect to the android 13 complete. Is trial version It is the one that could arrive in the following months to mid-range and low-end devices also from Samsung.

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With respect to the rest of the devices of the Asian manufacturer, this is the list of the first smartphonesout of the collection of the S22which will have access to the beta version of the operating system soon, although there is no official date of arrival of android 13 to these smartphones, which are:

– Samsung galaxy A52

– Samsung galaxy Note 20

– Samsung galaxy note 20 ultra

– Samsung galaxy S20

– Samsung galaxy S21

– Samsung galaxy S21+

– Samsung galaxy S21 Ultra

– Samsung galaxy Z Fold3

– Samsung galaxy Z-Fold4

– Samsung galaxy ZFlip3

– Samsung galaxy ZFlip4

Features of Android 13

Within the set of characteristics that the new operating system of Googlea call is found material designwhose purpose is to modify the icons of the applications of the devices so that they acquire a suitable color and design according to the screen customization that users do.

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Music player on a Pixel. (photo: MovilZona)
Music player on a Pixel. (photo: MovilZona)

However, although it was present in past versions of Androidwas limited to the device’s system apps and not third-party apps like Spotify, Instagram, Facebook, WhatsAppamong others that maintained their original design and did not harmonize their appearance with that of the screen space.

However, Android 13 will allow some of the aforementioned applications, in addition to others, to acquire a new design more in tune with the colors displayed on the screen.

On the list are: Telegram, Signal, Microsoft Edge, Beeper, Opera Browser, American Express, ESPN, Fotmob, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Pocket, Reddit. In total, there would be more than 60 applications that would have this change available.

What's new in Android 13. (Photo: Google)
What’s new in Android 13. (Photo: Google)

In addition, as part of its functionality Healththe application Digital Wellbeing Y google clock will have the ability to listen to the sound of users snoring and coughing while they sleep, so that they can monitor the quality of your sleep and record its evolution throughout the days.

Another feature that will be added is the ability for apps to change their language individually, without the need to go into system settings and make the change system-wide on the phone.

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