Samsung recently rolled out OneUI 6.1-based Android 14 to eligible devices. The update reached Galaxy Z foldable, Galaxy S23 FE, Galaxy A54, and Galaxy A345G. Currently, the Galaxy S21 series, launched in 2021, runs on Android 13 with OneUI 5.1.
According to the latest news, Galaxy S21 users in Europe are reporting the OneUI 6.1 update’s arrival, starting in Switzerland. The firmware version is G991BXXU9FWK2, with a 2.28GB size. It’s advisable to download the update over a stable internet connection, including the November security patch.
It’s uncertain which specific Galaxy S21 model is receiving the update first. The S21 lineup participated in the OneUI 6.1 beta program a few months ago. The rollout is anticipated to expand to more regions soon. European users can check for the update in Settings > System Update > Download and Install. If not prompted, they can manually check by tapping on Check for Updates. The phased rollout may take time to reach all devices.
Samsung committed to four years of software updates for the Galaxy S21 series. The OneUI 6.1-based Android 14 marks the third major OS update, with an expected final update to Android 15 next year.
The swift rollout suggests Samsung has addressed bugs in OneUI 6.1, reinforcing its commitment to timely updates. To explore new features and improvements, users can refer to the latest software version details. Click here to learn more about OneUI 6.