Samsung Galaxy Fold is getting Android 11 with its latest update

Update: The venerable Galaxy Fold is getting its long-awaited One UI 3.0 update.

Update, January 18, 2021 (3:35 AM ET): Android 10 first arrived on the Galaxy Fold in late March 2020. Now, the company’s first foldable is getting its update to Android 11 and One UI 3.0.

Spotted by SamMobile, the update brings the phone in line with its newer sibling which received its major Android update last week. The update has since been noticed by users in France, Switzerland, the UK, and the UAE covering both LTE and 5G versions.

It’s unclear when other regions will receive the update, but as always, you can check if you have the update pending in your Samsung Members app.


Welcome to the Samsung Galaxy Fold Android update hub. Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about the latest Galaxy Fold updates, including their current versions, and when future updates are likely to arrive.

Samsung Galaxy Fold
One of the first folding smartphones in the market.

Samsung Galaxy Fold update

  • Current stable version: Android 10/Android 9
  • When will the Samsung Galaxy Fold get Android 11? TBA

The Samsung Galaxy Fold launched with Android 9 Pie, the then-latest version of Android. It’s expected to receive two major updates in the future in keeping with most flagship Android phones.

Samsung Galaxy Fold update availability Android 10 Android 11
AT&T TBA TBA
US Unlocked TBA TBA
International Unlocked Yes TBA

The Samsung foldable received a major update (version F900U1UEU3BTCE) in late March and early April, bringing the Android 10-based One UI 2.1. This update also delivered Quick Share and Music Share capabilities.

At the end of April 2020, Samsung rolled out features to the Galaxy Fold that first debuted on the Galaxy S20 series, including Single Take and Night Hyperlapse. The May 2020 Android security patch also made an appearance.

Let us know which Galaxy Fold update you’re rocking in the comments, and if you’ve spotted an OTA we haven’t, tip us!

Looking for another device update? Check out our Android 9 Pie and Android 10 update trackers.

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