Samsung Galaxy A71 Latest Software Update: June 2022 Security Patch Rolling Out
The Galaxy A71 is a popular mid-range phone which was released in 2019. Sporting a centered punch-hole camera, the device features a quad camera setup on the back. In this blog post, we’ll be updating you with the latest software update information for the Samsung Galaxy A71.
Galaxy A71: Device Overview
The mid-range Galaxy phone has a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED screen with a Full HD resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and a Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The Snapdragon 730 chipset is present at the helm, which is coupled with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage.
The Galaxy A71 came with Android 10 OS out of the box. It features a quad camera setup on the back that includes a 64MP primary camera, a 12MP ultrawide lens, and two 5MP sensors for depth and macro shooting. On the front, there’s a 32MP selfie shooter. The device gets power from a 4,500mAh battery that supports 25W of fast charging.
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Samsung Galaxy A71 Software Update Tracker
[Jun 21, 2022] Samsung kicks off the June 2022 security patch to the Galaxy A71 5G with the latest OTA update. It comes with the firmware version A715FXXS8CVF2. For now, the rollout has gone live in several European countries including Czech Republic, UK, Italy, France, Spain, Slovakia, Poland, Portugal, Germany, Netherlands, and Greece.
[May 3, 2022] Finally, the Android 12 update is now rolling out to the Galaxy A71 users in the US. This is the second major Android OS update for the device. The Android 12 also brings the goodness of One UI 4.1 and the April 2022 security patch. For now, the update is rolling out to carrier-locked variants in the US with more regions to follow in the coming weeks.
[Apr 21, 2022] Samsung is now distributing the April 2022 security patch to the Galaxy A71 users in Poland. It carries the firmware version A715FXXU8CVD1. The new security patch fixes dozens of vulnerabilities to improve the system security and privacy.
[Mar 30, 2022] The Galaxy A71 users in the UAE are receiving the Android 12-based One UI 4.1 update. It is tagged as A716BXXU6DVC2. The update can be identified by the firmware version A716BXXU6DVC2.
[Mar 28, 2022] The March 2022 security update has begun rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy A71. For now, it is available in Spain and the UK. The update carries the firmware version A715FXXS8BVC1.
[Mar 10, 2022] Samsung is rolling out the awaited Android 12 update to the Galaxy A71. It is rolling out in Hong Kong. Besides the Android 12 and One UI goodies, the update brings the February 2022 security patch.
[Mar 8, 2022] The January 2022 security patch update is now available for the Galaxy A71 users in the US. It comes with the firmware version A716USQU6DVA2.
[Mar 1, 2022] Samsung has released the February 2022 security update for the Galaxy A71. Currently, it is rolling out in various Asian, European, and Australian markets. The update carries the firmware version A715FXXU8BVA2. The Galaxy A71 users in Latin America are also getting the February security update with the firmware version A715FXXU8BVB1.
Galaxy A71 Software Update Policy
The one thing I like the most about Samsung is their clear cut software update policy. According to it, the Galaxy A71 will receive three major Android OS updates. Since the smartphone has already received two Android OS updates (Android 11 and Android 12), it is also eligible for the Android 13 update.