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- The Samsung Galaxy S23 sequence reportedly lacks assist for Seamless Updates.
- This can be a extra handy methodology for putting in system updates in comparison with the traditional course of.
Samsung is one in all a number of smartphone manufacturers that haven’t carried out Seamless Updates (also referred to as A/B updates) on their telephones. Sadly, it appears to be like like these hoping for the characteristic on the Galaxy S23 sequence is perhaps upset.
Laptop Base journalist Nicolas La Rocco has confirmed on Twitter that the Galaxy S23 Extremely particularly doesn’t assist Seamless Updates. Try the tweet beneath.
Seamless Updates had been launched again in 2016, providing a extra handy option to set up system updates. The standard methodology of putting in a system replace (and the one adopted by Samsung) means customers must reboot their telephone when an replace is downloaded after which watch a prolonged “putting in replace” display.
In the meantime, Seamless Updates see the replace downloaded and put in within the background on an inactive partition, whereas an lively partition remains to be working so individuals can preserve utilizing their telephone. Customers then have to reboot their telephone, with the gadget seamlessly booting into the brand new replace by switching to the beforehand inactive partition. This replace methodology requires extra cupboard space than the traditional replace course of although, owing to using two partitions as a substitute of 1.
Do you like standard updates or Seamless Updates?
There was hope that Samsung would undertake this extra fashionable replace course of as a result of Google apparently mandating a characteristic that’s key to Seamless Updates. Nevertheless it appears to be like such as you’ll want to attend somewhat longer for the corporate to assist it.