One UI 2.5

One UI 2.5 Update: Eligible Samsung Galaxy Phones List and Release Date

One UI 2.5 will enable Android 10 gestures in 3rd-party launchers

Samsung has announced One UI 2.5 with the launch of the Galaxy Note 20 series. Now, Galaxy S20 family has started getting the new One UI 2.5 update. The South Korean giant has also shared a list of other eligible Samsung devices that will be receiving the One UI 2.5 update. The list includes Galaxy S10/ S10e/ S10 Lite/ S10 Plus, Galaxy S9/ S9 Plus, Galaxy Note 10/ Note 10 Plus/ Note 10 Lite, Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy Z Flip, Galaxy Fold/ Fold 2.

As of now, the company has not added any of the Galaxy A or M series smartphones. It suggests that the update will take some more time for Galaxy A/M lineup devices. There is also a possibility that Samsung may skip One UI 2.5 for the lower range devices.

One UI 2.5 Update Tracker

PhonesStatusCountry where One UI 2.5 Released
Samsung Galaxy S20ReleasedUnited States
Samsung Galaxy S20+ReleasedUnited States
Samsung Galaxy S20 UltraReleasedUnited States

We will update the above table when One UI 2.5 rolls out for any of the eligible devices.

Original story (published on June 9, 2020) follows:

Samsung is all set for its biggest summer event in August 2020. They will unveil a lot of new flagship devices and a lot of accessories. According to the rumours, Samsung will launch the new Galaxy Note 20 and Fold 2 along with Galaxy Z Flip 5G, Galaxy Tab S7, and, most probably a brand new Galaxy Watch. It is said that all of those smartphones are expected to come with the lastest UI skin which will probably be known as One UI 2.5.

What is One UI 2.5?

One UI 2.5 is Samsung’s upcoming Android-based custom skin. It is a successor update from One UI 2.1 that will power eligible Galaxy devices. Earlier Android 10 gestures were not supported by 3rd party launchers for devices with One UI 2.0 and One UI 2.1. Later Samsung shed light on the matter and disclosed that they will fix it and they will add the support in the One UI 2.5.

Release Date

Update: Samsung released One UI 2.5 on August 21, 2020.

Samsung may unveil One UI 2.5 in August 2020 at its Galaxy Unpacked Online event. The One UI 2.5 update will initially roll out for Galaxy Note 20 series and Galaxy Fold 2 devices. After that, the update will likely arrive in Galaxy S20, Galaxy S10 and Note 10 series. In future, Samsung may push One UI 2.5 update to more devices in the Galaxy M, Galaxy A, Galaxy S, Galaxy Note, Galaxy Z, and the Galaxy Fold series.

weather app samung one ui 2.5

A lot of users think that the update is all set to roll as the South Korean company teased a major hint regarding the Weather widget support for One UI 2.5. However, we have to wait until August 2020 for the official announcement.

Will your Samsung device get One UI 2.5 Update?

Samsung unknowingly gave a hint that the devices that have the One UI 2.0 and One UI 2.1 will likely be updated to the latest One UI 2.5 skin to obtain support for Android 10 gestures. According to this theory, we made a list of the devices that may get updated to One UI 2.5. Since its not an official list by Samsung but you can still rely on it. The update will first roll out for Note 20 and after that, it will be made available for older devices via OTA. Let’s check below in the list whether your Galaxy devices are eligible for the latest One UI 2.5.

List of phones expected to receive One UI 2.5

  • Galaxy Z Flip
  • Galaxy Note 10 (5G)
  • Galaxy Note 10+ (5G)
  • Galaxy Note 10 Lite
  • Galaxy S20 (5G)
  • Galaxy S20+ (5G)
  • Galaxy S20 Ultra (5G)
  • Galaxy S10e
  • Galaxy S10 (5G)
  • Galaxy S10+
  • Galaxy S10 Lite
  • Galaxy S9
  • Galaxy S9+
  • Galaxy Note 9
  • Galaxy A8s/ A9 Pro (2019)
  • Galaxy A90 5G
  • Galaxy A80
  • Galaxy A70
  • Galaxy A70s
  • Galaxy A71 (5G)
  • Galaxy A60
  • Galaxy A50
  • Galaxy A50s
  • Galaxy A51 (5G)
  • Galaxy A40
  • Galaxy A30s
  • Galaxy A30
  • Galaxy A20s
  • Galaxy A20
  • Galaxy A20e
  • Galaxy A21s
  • Galaxy A21
  • Galaxy A10s
  • Galaxy A10
  • Galaxy A10e
  • Galaxy Tab S5e
  • Galaxy Tab S6 (5G)
  • Galaxy Tab S6 Lite
  • Galaxy Tab A 10.5 (2018)
  • Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019)
  • Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2019)
  • Galaxy M10
  • Galaxy M10s
  • Galaxy M01
  • Galaxy M11
  • Galaxy M20
  • Galaxy M21
  • Galaxy M30
  • Galaxy M30s
  • Galaxy M31
  • Galaxy M31s
  • Galaxy M40
  • Galaxy Xcover 4s
  • Galaxy Xcover Pro
  • Galaxy Fold
  • Galaxy Note 20/ 20 Ultra
  • Galaxy Fold 2
  • Galaxy Z Flip 5G
  • Galaxy Tab S7/ Tab S7+

We say again that the above list is not official so Samsung may add more devices or remove devices from the list. So be ready for changes when the official list will be put out in the public. Until then stay up to date for more updates regarding One UI 2.5.

About Akash Jyoti Das

Being a tech aficionado, Akash is highly fanatic about smartphones from a very young age. He is always aware of the latest happenings in the tech industry. In his free time, he loves playing PC games and flashing custom ROMs. Email: [email protected]

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