August 17, 2023: Middle East:
Samsung has already rolled out the August 2023 security update for the Galaxy S23 series in several countries, and the brand is now expanding the update to countries in the Middle East region (United Arab Emirates).
Galaxy S23 August 2023 Update firmware update:
- Galaxy S23 – S911BXXU3AWGJ
- Galaxy S23 Plus – S916BXXU3AWGJ
- Galaxy S23 Ultra – S918BXXU3AWGJ
August 16, 2023: US (Locked or Unlocked), India, Canada, Korea
Samsung is rolling out the latest August 2023 security patch for the Galaxy S23 series. The latest update comes with new features and improvements for better experience.
Samsung recently rolled out One UI 6.0 beta update for Galaxy S23 series in South Korea, simultaneously, the company is also dispatching the August 2023 monthly security patch for Galaxy S23 series in US with some bug fixes and improvements for a better user experience.
If you have a Galaxy S23, S23+, or S23 Ultra, you’ll be able to download the August update with firmware version S91xUSQU1AWGH from the phone’s Settings once it arrives in your country. Reportedly, the latest update brings with it a dedicated 2x zoom toggle for the stock camera app. Notable, in order to experience this new option on your device, you will need to have the latest version of the Camera Assistant app installed to access it.
August 8, 2023: Europe
After rolling out the August 2023 security update for the Galaxy S20FE in Latin America a few days back, Samsung has rolled out a new security update for the Galaxy S23 series. However, the Galaxy S23 series devices are getting the August 2023 security update in Thailand. More countries may get new security updates soon.
Meanwhile, we were expecting Samsung to release the One UI 6.0 beta for the Galaxy S23 series, but the company is now rolling out the latest security update. Hence, it is important to keep your device updated, as these builds serve as the baseline version for One UI 6.0.
Galaxy S23 owners may recognize the latest August 2023 update with One UI 5.1 S91xBXXU3AWGJ. Note that the software package size is 1.4GB for some users. Thus, maintain enough space on your device to store the firmware.
Regarding changes, the rollout brings an updated security patch released in August 2023 and improves system stability. It takes care of each device segment and optimizes the relevant functions. And who knows, you might find surprising hidden features in this upgrade.
This is a staged rollout and could take a few days to reach all the Galaxy S23 users in the region. However, if you want to download this firmware, get it via the Settings » Software update menu once it has arrived in your country.