[Update: Feb. 17] Koodo to release new updates to these devices this month
New updates are being added at the bottom of this story…….
Original story (published on November 03, 2020) follows:
Koodo Mobile isn’t as large as some other mobile carriers in Canada, however, being a subsidiary of TELUS, Koodo has a strong presence all over the country.
Like other carriers in the country, Koodo also shares its software update plans with the public. Thus, it makes it a lot easier to know when to expect an update.
Today, we’ll be taking a look at the software update plans from Koodo for this month.
Most software updates come in the form of security patches or bug fixes. Therefore, there are no noticeable changes with every new software update.
That being said, according to the official software update schedule shared by Koodo, a handful of devices will be getting new security updates and bug fixes this month.
Matter of fact, the Motorola Moto One Vision was expected to get a security update yesterday, i.e., November 2. It’s likely that the update is live already.
Unfortunately, we have not been able to independently verify the rollout since we have not come across user reports of the same.
Today (November 03), it’s expected that the Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro, Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Samsung Galaxy Note 20, and the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra will get new updates as well.
The Galaxy XCover Pro will only be getting a new security update and no further optimizations or bug fixes.
As for the Galaxy Note 9, the device will not be getting a new security patch, however, the update will bring some optimizations and bug fixes to the device.
The Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra, on the other hand, will be getting the most out of the latest software update.
The upcoming update is expected to bring a new security patch, optimizations, and bug fixes to the two devices. Thus, you may not want to skip updating your phone with this build.
Do note that the software update schedule shared by Koodo was last updated on October 29.
Therefore, the carrier may add software update details for more devices that are getting updates in November in the following days or weeks.
As usual, we will post an update if and when Koodo shares any further details for software updates this month.
At present, no new device is expected to get the all-new Android 11 update in November from Koodo even though it was officially released in September.
Matter of fact, apart from the Google Pixel lineup, the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro are the only phones that have bagged the update to Android 11 on a wider scale.
So you can keep track of the rollout of Android 11 from all major OEMs and carriers via our dedicated tracker.
Meanwhile, stay tuned to PiunikaWeb for more such stories and breaking news.
Update 1 (November 11)
IST 05:10 pm: Koodo has updated its software update schedule highlighting a bunch of new smartphones that have received new updates and those that will receive new updates this month.
The LG Velvet is expected to get a new update carrying bug fixes today, i.e., November 11. The LG G7 One is also slated to get a bug fix update on November 16.
Several other smartphones have also received new updates according to the schedule including the Google Pixels which got the November security patch on November 02. Check out the image below for more all the info:
Update 2 (November 17)
IST 04:15 pm: The carrier has updated its software update schedule with details of a few other smartphones that are set to pick up new updates.
As per the official schedule, the Samsung Galaxy A5, Samsung Galaxy A8, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Samsung Galaxy A11, Samsung Galaxy A50, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G, Samsung Galaxy Note 10+, Samsung Galaxy Note 20, and Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra are expected to get new updates today, i.e., November 17.
On November 24, the Samsung Galaxy A51, Samsung Galaxy A20, and Samsung Galaxy A71 are set to get new updates too.
Update 3 (December 15)
IST 03:35 pm: Apparently, the One UI 3.0 update based on Android 11 has begun rolling out for the Samsung Galaxy S20 series from Koodo and other carriers in Canada as per fresh reports.
Update 4 (January 01)
IST 03:35 pm: According to Koodo’s software update schedule, the carrier will start seeding an update carrying optimizations for the Alcatel Go Flip 3 on January 4.
Further, it’s expected to release the Android 11-based One UI 3.0 update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra on January 05.
Update 5 (February 06)
IST 06:14 pm: As per the carrier’s recent update to its software update schedule, Koodo was expected to release Android 11 for the Samsung Galaxy S10 series and it seems that the carrier did indeed follow through with its plans.
Update 6 (February 17)
IST 12:14 pm: According to details shared by Koodo, the Huawei P30, and P30 Pro will get the EMUI 11 update today, i.e. February 17.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is also scheduled to get the Android 11 update today. Apart from that, the Galaxy A70, Galaxy A51, Galaxy A11, Galaxy A20, Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, and Galaxy Note 10+ will get security updated today.
The carrier will also seed Android 10 to the LG K41S. Further, the BlackBerry KEY2 will pick up a security update on February 22 and the Galaxy Note 8 will get a security update + bug fixes on February 23.
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