Samsung Starts Testing One UI 6.1 for Galaxy S23 Phones

Much developmental work has been going on recently, and it seems to be a busy schedule for Samsung. After the recent stable One UI 6.0 rollout, the company is spotted already testing for One UI 6.1. In October, the Galaxy S23 lineup was the first to receive the stable UI 6.0 based on Android 14 OS. Will it be the first to have One UI 6.1?

Well, yes! The latest tweet by tipster @Tarunvats gives a hint of that. In his tweet, he shared information about a new beta test build version (S918NKSU2ZWX2) spotted in Samsung’s internal server. Recently, the build version of One UI 6.0 was changed from BWJM to BWKC to fix the bug issues. The latest development to ZWX2 means Samsung is preparing S23 for One UI 6.1. However, he also mentioned it is not a public beta program.

Testing One UI 6.1

The tipster recently shared information regarding the One UI 6.1 test build updated on the server for the upcoming Galaxy S24. The test build version, as tipped, was S928BXXU1AWLG, which indicates the upcoming Galaxy S24, i.e., mostly rumored for its on-device AI support.

The latest One UI 6.1 development is rumored to have much input for AI-focused features. The recent test build hints that Galaxy S23 will be the first to try the skin. As soon as the beta test build is public, seeing how many excellent AI-based One UI 6.1 features have debuted in the Galaxy S23 series and other devices will be interesting. Also, we can view how the firmware performed in the Exynos and Snapdragon Setup.

As for the stable launch, the company, following a similar trend, will likely release the stable variant with the new Galaxy S24 lineup. The Galaxy S24 is expected to hit the market earlier than its previous launch, at the end of January 2024. Along with the device launch, One UI 6.1 is also expected to be ready by then. It’s just a matter of time before we have the official news. Till then, keep following Saminsider and stay tuned for the latest news.

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