Earlier this month, Samsung released the fifth and final One UI 5 beta update for the flagships – Galaxy S22, S22+, and S22 Ultra. Today, the stable One UI 5 firmware update started hitting the Galaxy S22 series devices across the globe.
The OTA is reportedly live in some South East Asia including India, and in some European countries including Norway, the United Kingdom, Spain, the Netherlands, Finland, Germany, and more to follow later today.
The Exynos variants in Europe and Snapdragon variants in India can download the update right away. It will soon be rolled out in the United States for Unlocked Snapdragon variants, as well as carrier variants when the respective carriers release it.
Samsung’s One UI 5 stable version brings a major visual overhaul. The firmware also features Android 13’s new Material You design with a dynamic wallpaper theme engine.
One UI 5 offers a fresh new look making the user experience more welcoming and seamless. Samsung brings a more engaging mobile experience with bolder, simpler app icons to a streamlined color scheme.
Samsung also refined the notifications in One UI 5 to be more intuitive, making them effortless to read at a glance as well as offering more defined answer and decline buttons when receiving a call through the redesigned pop-up call display.
One UI 5 also brings new animations, Bixby Text Call, options to curate a customized look and feel for your device, new Smart suggestions, easily extract text from images and paste it into a note, and much more. A new Connected devices menu is included where you can access all features such as Quick Share, Smart View and Samsung DeX.
Explore all features of One UI 5 from Samsung’s blog post here.
From beta 5, the stable version is just a 400 MB incremental OTA. As for those on stable One UI 4.1.1, this could be over 3 GB in size. The full stock firmware is 8 GB in size.
Here, we will show you how to download and install the latest One UI 5.0 firmware update on your Galaxy S22 device.
Download One UI 5 full stock firmware directly from Samsung Servers
One UI 5 comes with firmware build number BVJA for the global or Exynos Galaxy S22 series as well as the Snapdragon variants in USA and India.
The easiest way to download One UI 5 for Galaxy S22, S22 Ultra, S22+ is by visiting settings > system update > download updates manually. You can also download the full stock One UI 3.0 firmware updates using SamFirm tool or the Firja Tool and install via Odin Flashtool.
You can use the SamFirm (Samsung Firmware Downloader) tool and the newly added Frija (also a Samsung Software Downloader) in order to download the full stock firmware directly from Samsung Severs.
- First, download and extract the latest SamFirm tool or the Frija Samsung Firmware Downloader. [Direct Frija download link]
- Go to About Phone under Settings on your S22 device and note the model number (SM-S906E) for Galaxy S22. Refer to the table below.
- Find the CSC code for your Galaxy S22 phone from here. Also known as a region or product code. In this case, we are using INS for India and Android 13.
- Input the model number and region code.
- Select or check the Auto box.
- Also, check decrypt automatically box.
- Hit check updates option.
- Once the details are shown, hit the download button.
Here is a list of Galaxy S22 series model numbers:
Galaxy S22 (SM-S9010)
Galaxy S22 (SM-S901E)
Galaxy S22 (SM-S901N)
Galaxy S22 (SM-S901U)
Galaxy S22 (SM-S901U1)
Galaxy S22 (SM-S901W)
Galaxy S22 (SM-S901B)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S908W)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S908U1)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S908N)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S908E)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S908B)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S9080)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S908U)
Galaxy S22+ (SM-S9060)
Galaxy S22+ (SM-S906B)
Galaxy S22+ (SM-S906N)
Galaxy S22+ (SM-S906U)
Galaxy S22+ (SM-S906U1)
Galaxy S22+ (SM-S906W)
Galaxy S22+ (SM-S906E)
Galaxy S22 (SCG13)
Galaxy S22 (SC-51C)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SC-52C)
Galaxy S22 Ultra (SCG14)