Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e came out in April 2019 with Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box. It bagged the Android 10-based One UI 2.0 update in August 2020, while the wait has been on for Android 11 ever since.

The Galaxy Tab S5e is offered by many network service providers like Verizon. Now, there is some good news for those with the carrier-locked Galaxy Tab S5e units from Verizon.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e

Verizon has started rolling out the update to One UI 3.1 based on Android 11 to its Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e units.

The latest OS update for the Verizon Galaxy Tab S5e variant brings along all the goodies from Android 11 and much more.

The software update version RP1A.200720.012.T727VVRU2DUE2 also offers the May 2021 security patch to the device in question.


Big red subscribers with the Galaxy Tab S5e units can now enjoy features like Control Panel which makes it easier to manage media and device controls.

Another handy feature from Android 11, Chat bubbles, is also part of the latest OS update for the device in question.

The One UI 3.1 update also offers improvements for Toolbars, Settings, Quick Panel, Notifications, and much more. All this further improves the overall user experience.


Apart from that, there are enhancements for Privacy Controls like One-time permissions and Permissions auto-reset.

All in all those with the Verizon Galaxy Tab S5e units can finally enjoy an improved and optimized user experience with the One UI 3.1 (Android 11) update.

So, if you have not yet received the said OS update on your Verizon Galaxy Tab S5e, be sure to check for the same.


That said, we will report back with more such stories as and when we get more information to share so stay tuned.

In the meantime, you can keep an eye on our dedicated One UI 3.1 update tracker if your Samsung device is yet to get the same.

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Deveshwar Bhardwaj
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I'm a techy who is particularly fond of Android smartphones. A writer who usually finds himself on the other side of the spectrum. An artist who likes to sing and play the guitar. Also a photographer when in the mood.

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