Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 & Z Fold 3 new updates, bugs, issues, problems tracker [cont. updated]

This article is a one-stop place to get the latest information on Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Flip 3, including software updates, bugs, and issues.

That said, we will be keeping this article up-to-date with fresh information. So, make sure you check back regularly for the latest updates.

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 & Z Flip 3 software updates

We will track all major and minor software updates which are going to arrive for the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 in this section.

Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Sept. 30 Galaxy Z Flip 3 USA, T-Mobile September security patch
Sept. 30 Galaxy Z Fold 3 USA, India September security patch
Oct. 07 Galaxy Z Fold 3 USA October security patch
Oct. 07 Galaxy Z Flip 3 USA, Global October security patch
Nov. 02 Galaxy Z Fold 3 USA One UI 4 beta coming soon
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Nov. 02 Galaxy Z Flip 3 USA One UI 4 beta coming soon
Oct. 30 Galaxy Z Flip 3 India, Korea One UI 4 beta recruitement begins
Oct. 30 Galaxy Z Fold 3 India, Korea One UI 4 beta recruitment begins
Nov. 04 Galaxy Z Flip 3 UK, India, China Korea, US, Germany, and more November 2021 update
Nov. 17 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Global One UI 4 beta 2
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Nov. 17 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Global One UI 4 beta 2
Nov. 22 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Global One UI 4.0 beta 3
Nov. 22 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Global One UI 4.0 beta 3
Nov. 27 Android 12 Stable Expected in first week of December
Dec. 17 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Serbia Stable One UI 4.0 rolling out again
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Dec. 17 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Serbia Stable One UI 4.0 rolling out again
Dec. 14 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Korea One UI 4 beta 4
Dec. 14 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Korea One UI 4 beta 4
Dec. 29 Galaxy Z Fold 3 UK, India, China Korea, US, Germany, and more Stable One UI 4.0
Dec. 29 Galaxy Z Flip 3 UK, India, China Korea, US, Germany, and more Stable One UI 4.0
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Mar. 25 Galaxy Z Fold 3 UK, India, China Korea, US, Germany, and more January 2022 security patch
Feb. 26 Galaxy Z Fold 3 UK, India, China Korea, US, Germany, and more February 2022 security patch
Feb. 26 Galaxy Z Fold 3 UK, India, China Korea, US, Germany, and more February 2022 security patch
Mar. 16 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Europe, Korea, & Malaysia One UI 4.1
Mar. 30 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Korea, Netherlands, India, Malaysia One UI 4.1
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Apr. 5 Galaxy Z Flip 3 US (T-Mobile) Android 12 | One UI 4.0
Apr. 5 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Canada (Telus) Security update + bug fixes
Mar. 28 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Canada (Telus) Security update + bug fixes
Apr. 22 Galaxy Z Flip 3 US, Taiwan April 2022 patch
Apr. 22 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US, Taiwan April 2022 patch
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
May 13 Galaxy Z Flip 3 US (Comcast and Xfinity Mobile) May 2022 patch
May 19 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Europe May 2022 patch
Jun. 22 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Unlocked T-Mobile units (US), Canada, India June 2022 patch + Camera features, eSIM & DSDS
Jun. 20 Galaxy Z Flip 3 South America June 2022 patch + Camera features
Jun. 30 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Europe Second June update
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Jul. 7 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Unlocked units (USA) July 2022 security patch
Jul. 26 Galaxy Z Fold 3 USA (T-Mobile) July 2022 security patch
Jul. 29 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Verizon (USA) July 2022 security patch
Jul. 29 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Verizon (USA) July 2022 security patch
Aug. 5 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Verizon (USA) August 2022 security patch
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Aug. 9 Galaxy Z Fold 3 One UI 5.0 beta expected soon
Aug. 9 Galaxy Z Flip 3 One UI 5.0 beta expected soon
Aug. 10 Galaxy Z Flip 3 UK August 2022 security patch
Aug. 22 Galaxy Z Fold 3 One UI 5.0 internal testing underway
Sept. 07 Galaxy Z Fold 3 South Korea One UI 4.1.1 (Android 12L)
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Sept. 15 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US (Verizon) September 2022 security update
Sept. 15 Galaxy Z Flip 3 US (Verizon) September 2022 security update
Sept. 19 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US (Comcast & Xfinity Mobile) One UI 4.1.1
Sept. 21 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Australia One UI 4.1.1
Sept. 26 Galaxy Z Fold 3 & Flip 3 Stable One UI 5.0 expected before 2023
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Oct. 14 Galaxy Z Flip 3 South Korea, UK One UI 5.0 Beta program opened
Oct. 14 Galaxy Z Fold 3 India, USA October 2022 security patch
Oct. 14 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Korea, USA October 2022 security patch
Oct. 14 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Korea, USA One UI 5.0 Beta
Oct. 18 Galaxy Z Flip 3 China One UI 5.0 Beta 2
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Oct. 27 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Korea One UI 5.0 Beta 3
Oct. 28 Galaxy Z Fold 3 India One UI 5.0 Beta 3
Nov. 10 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US (Unlocked) November 2022 security update
Nov. 10 Galaxy Z Flip 3 US (Unlocked) November 2022 security update
Nov. 16 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Canada (Rogers & Telus) Stable One UI 5.0 expected on Nov. 29
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Nov. 16 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Canada (Rogers & Telus) Stable One UI 5.0 expected on Nov. 29
Nov. 18 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Global Stable One UI 5.0 released
Nov. 18 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Global Stable One UI 5.0 released
Nov. 21 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Canada (Rogers & Telus) Stable One UI 5.0 expected on Nov. 29
Nov. 21 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Canada (Rogers & Telus) Stable One UI 5.0 expected on Nov. 29
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Nov. 21 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Malaysia Stable One UI 5.0
Nov. 30 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US Stable One UI 5.0
Nov. 30 Galaxy Z Flip 3 US Stable One UI 5.0
Dec. 1 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Verizon (US) Stable One UI 5.0
Dec. 1 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Verizon (US) Stable One UI 5.0
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Dec. 14 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Comcast (US) Stable One UI 5.0 (December 2022 security update)
Jan. 4, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US (Unlocked) Stable One UI 5.0
Jan. 6, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US (Verizon) December 2022 update
Jan. 6, 2023 Galaxy Z Flip 3 US (Verizon) December 2022 update
Jan. 10, 2023 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Canada (Telus) December 2022 update expected on Jan. 17
Info. last updated on Device Region / Download Changelog / User reports
Jan. 10, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Canada (Telus) December 2022 update expected on Jan. 17
Jan. 10, 2023 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Canada (Rogers) December 2022 update expected on Jan. 24
Jan. 10, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Canada (Rogers) December 2022 update expected on Jan. 24
Jan. 18, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, and Uruguay January 2023 update
Feb. 7, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 US (T-mobile) Android 13, January 2023 update

Bugs, issues, and problems

This section will include all the relevant info and details related to the bugs, issues, and problems that may affect the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3.

Info. last updated on Device Description Status
Dec. 08 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Unlocking bootloader kills the cameras Fixed
Aug. 31 Galaxy Z Flip 3 Flex Mode issue with Flex Controls while listening to music Fix coming next month
Nov. 01 Galaxy Z Fold 3 No 120Hz on the outer display Fix coming in next Beta
Dec. 09 Galaxy Z Fold 3 & Z Flip 3 Unable to take screenshots Unacknowledged
Dec. 09 Galaxy Z Fold 3 & Z Flip 3 Unable to stream video on Netflix, YouTube Unacknowledged
Info. last updated on Device Description Status
Dec. 09 Galaxy Z Fold 3 & Z Flip 3 Images getting automatically deleted from Gallery Unacknowledged
Dec. 27 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Hulu removes support for the Hulu app Unacknowledged
Dec. 28 Galaxy Z Fold 3 & Z Flip 3 Google Play System not working Fixed
Feb. 14 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Network issues with T-Mobile Workaround
Jun. 3 Galaxy Z Fold 3 TikTok not optimized Fix released
Info. last updated on Device Description Status
Jun. 16 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Gboard update makes keyboard smaller Workaround
Dec. 21 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Notification icons turned white after the update Workaround
Jan. 17, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Fitbit not syncing or connecting Fixed
Jan. 11, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Incomplete optimization or scaling of Discord app Unacknowledged (1,2,3)
Jan. 23, 2023 Galaxy Z Fold 3 Inner screen protector peeling off Unacknowledged

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