One UI 6.1: Which Galaxy devices are eligible and when to expect it?

The Samsung One UI 6 stable update based on Android 14 has been released to most Galaxy devices worldwide. The skin interface brings a few design changes and optimization. However, the next user interface, One UI 6.1, is not just a normal update as it brings AI-focused features.

Galaxy AI sounds pretty awesome and revolutionizes, unleashing limitless possibilities in the Galaxy World. Unexpectedly, lots of devices have received the One UI 6.0 update, but would it be listed for One UI 6.1? Samsung has a strict four-year OS update policy for its devices, along with security updates. Therefore, checking whether your device will get the next major update is necessary. This post has discussed a tentative list of those devices.

April 15: Great news for Samsung’s 2022 flagship device users! Samsung has officially confirmed that Galaxy AI features are coming to the Galaxy S22 series, Z Flip 4, Z Fold 4, and Tab S8 series with the One UI 6.1 update, scheduled for early May 2024. It’s important to note that a few Galaxy AI features, such as Instant Slow-mo and Super HDR, will be exclusive to the newest Galaxy S24 series for now.

March 31: One UI 6.1 is expected to be released for the Galaxy S22 series, Galaxy Z Fold 4, Galaxy Z Flip 4, and Galaxy A54 in Korea, India, Asia, and Europe between April 1st and 12th.

March 28: Good news for Samsung Galaxy fans! Finally, One UI 6.1 update is now available globally (including in the United States).

Devices getting the update first:

    • Galaxy S23 series (S23, S23+, S23 Ultra)
    • Galaxy Z Flip 5
    • Galaxy Z Fold 5
    • Galaxy S23 FE
    • Galaxy Tab S9 series

So, if you have one of these devices, watch for the update notification.

Is Your Galaxy Device Eligible for One UI 6.1 Update?

In the Unpacked event, Samsung announced the Galaxy S24 lineup with the latest skin One UI 6.1 based on Android 14. Let’s explore the devices that are eligible for the next skin.

Please note that Samsung has not yet officially announced the full list of devices that will receive the One UI 6.1 update. The list below is based on information from reliable sources, but it is not exhaustive. Therefore, official announcements may add or remove devices from the list. We will update the post as soon as new information becomes available. In the meantime, you can bookmark this post for future reference.

Samsung Galaxy S series:

Foldables lineup:

Midrange Galaxy A series:

Galaxy M & F series:

    • Galaxy M54, Galaxy M53 5G, Galaxy M33 5G, Galaxy M23
    • Galaxy F54, Galaxy F23,
    • Galaxy F14 5G

Samsung Galaxy Rugged XCover models:

  • Galaxy Xcover 5 Pro, Galaxy Xcover 6 Pro

Galaxy Tab Genre

When will your Galaxy phone get the One UI 6.1 update?

  • Galaxy S24 series: Already has One UI 6.1 pre-installed.
  • Galaxy S23 series (including S23 FE), Z Fold 5, Z Flip 5, Tab S9 series: Starting from March 28, 2024 (Globally)
  • Galaxy S22 series, Z Fold 4, Z Flip 4, Tab S8 series: From early May 2024 (Globally)
  • Galaxy S21 series (including S21 FE), Z Fold 3, Z Flip 3, A54, and A34: Expected to receive the One UI 6.1 update in the 2nd half of 2024.

One UI 6.1 Features

The craze of AI back in 2022, is still creating hype with the unimaginable feature among tech enthusiasts. With the recent AI-based feature, any phone becomes extraordinary on its own. That is why Samsung heavily invests time and expertise in developing the next UI to favor AI-based features. This is a necessary step the company takes, shifting from a Bixby environment to an AI-focused ecosystem for its flagship devices.

Circle to Search

One UI 6.1, the latest update to Samsung’s custom Android skin, is packed with new features designed to enhance your mobile experience. Some One UI 6.1  features include AI-based battery protection features, multiple AI generative models in Samsung Keyboard, Circle to Search, Interpreter, Live translation in phone calls, Transcriptions in the Voice Recorder app, Instant slow-mo playback, Super HDR photo viewing in Gallery, Generative Wallpapers, and more.

With a passion for technology and a keen eye for detail in Samsung Products, Manajit's writing is always well-researched and easy to understand. When Manajit is not busy writing, he can be found sketching cartoons. Email: (Follow on X/Twitter)

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