Galaxy Note 9 users, standby to receive Samsung’s brand new One UI interface together with Android Pie update

Samsung has started rolling out the Android 9 Pie update for Galaxy Note 9 users. The update (software version N960FXXU2CRLT) is being carried out in phases with the first wave going to users in Germany but Note 9 users in Malaysia can expect to see a firmware update notification on your device really soon.

According to Samsung’s Android 9 Pie rollout roadmap, Galaxy S9 and S9+ users can expect to their Android 9 Pie update this month as well.

The update is a big deal because it brings with it Samsung’s all-new One UI. The One UI interface is being developed for the upcoming Galaxy S10 series of devices and Samsung is making the new experience available for Note 9 users. The One UI experience will be rolling out to other Samsung devices as well as part of the Android 9 Pie update, this includes the Note 8, Galaxy S8, Note FE and Galaxy A8, among others.

In addition to One UI, the Android Pie update brings a few other goodies as well like Adaptive Battery which is a feature that learns your usage patterns and adapts the device’s power usage accordingly. One UI comes with the option to set a systems-wide night mode where the background and most design elemetns of the interface is presented in a dark colour to sav battery further .

Samsung has detailed out a very extensive Android 9 Pie rollout roadmap and it’s good to see that several Samsung devices will be getting the software support.

Check the full list below:

January 2019
Galaxy S9
Galaxy S9+
Galaxy Note 9

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February 2019
Galaxy S8
Galaxy S8+
Galaxy Note 8

March 2019
Galaxy Note FE
Galaxy A8+ (2018)
Galaxy A7 (2018)

April 2019
Galaxy A8 (2018)
Galaxy A8 Star
Galaxy A9 (2018)
Galaxy A6
Galaxy A6+
Galaxy Tab S4
Galaxy J4
Galaxy J4 Core
Galaxy J4+
Galaxy J2 Core

May 2019
Galaxy J6
Galaxy J6+
Galaxy J8

July 2019
Galaxy J7 Pro
Galaxy J7 Duo

August 2019
Galaxy Tab S3

September 2019
Galaxy Xcover 4
Galaxy J3 Pro
Galaxy Tab A (2017)

October 2019
Galaxy Tab Active 2
Galaxy Tab A 10.5

While you’re waiting for the update to arrive, check out this video from Daniel Marchena of XDA Developers on the pros and cons of the new Samsung interface.

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