Samsung Galaxy S10e/S10/S10+ and Note 10/Note 10+ gets ONE UI 2.1 Update [ Download Firmware Available]

One UI 2.1 was first seen on Samsung Galaxy Z Flip and the same we saw on Samsung’s latest flagship Galaxy S20. Now we recently reported that Samsung is now working on One UI 2.1 update for their Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note 10 Series and today finally Samsung released the new update which is based on One UI 2.1 for Samsung Galaxy S10/S10 Plus/S10e. All these smartphones are getting the new One Ui 2.1 firmware update with many new features of Galaxy S20 like AR Emoji, Pro video, selfie 4K 60fps, & Night Hyperlapse. The build number of this update for Galaxy S10 is G973FXXU4CTC9, for Galaxy S10+ G975FXXU4CTC9, and for Galaxy S10e is G970FXXU4CTC9. 

Now currently the new One Ui 2.1 update for Galaxy S10/S10 Plus/S10e is rolling out in Germany via OTA (Over-the-air) so, if you are from Germany then most probably you would have received the update notification on your device. If you didn’t receive the update notification yet then you can also check manually by going to Settings >> About Phone >> System Update. Now if you are from other regions like the US then don’t worry the company will roll out the update for the US too very soon. Now there are many users who are from other regions and they can not wait for the OTA update to reach their door, so the best thing such users can do is flash One UI 2.1 firmware on their Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e via Odin tool. We have shared the method of capturing the latest One Ui 2.1 firmware, you can follow that method and then you can flash it via Odin tool. We have also listed the download links of One Ui 2.1 Firmware for Galaxy S10 series and Note 10 series below. You can simply download Germany build from the below download section.

The major highlights of this update are obviously One Ui 2.1 and its features. Below is the complete changelog of the update along with the OTA update notification. 

One UI 2.1 Update for Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e and Note 10/Note Plus: Changelog

AR Emoji

  • AR Emoji has been updated with improvements like a manual editing feature and enhanced facial expression recognition.
  • As AR Emoji has been updated to a new version, all previously saved AR emojis will be deleted when you next open the AR Emoji app.

New Camera Features

  • Various menus, modes, and filters have been added, such as AR Zone, Single take, Pro video, My filters, Selfie tone, timelapse for night time, and a mode for recording videos with the front camera in FHD/UHD at 60 fps.


  • Similar images are now grouped together for a more organised viewing experience.
  • A feature has been added that allows you to merge multiple different groups of albums into one group, or merge different groups and albums into one group.
  • An improved search feature has been added to find pictures based on information such As the time or place pictures were taken.
  • The Quick crop function has been added to enlarge and crop parts of high-resolution images.

Samsung Keyboard

  • A multilingual translation feature has been added.
  • A feature has been added for searching for Various items, such As emojis and stickers, at one time.
  • A text undo/redo feature has been added. (Swipe two fingers left or right on the keyboard.)
  • An icon to open Samsung Pass has been added.

Quick Share

  • Files can now be quickly and easily shared with nearby Samsung devices using Quick Share.

Music Share

  • Music Share now lets you share music with your friends using a Bluetooth audio device.

Download One UI 2.1 Firmware update for Galaxy S10/S10 Plus/S10e and Galaxy Note 10/Note 10+

Update 1: The firmware is now available for US Galaxy S10 and Note 10 Series. 

Update 2: US unlocked Galaxy S10, Note 10 get One UI 2.1.

  • One UI 2.1 Firmware Update for Samsung Galaxy S10e – (SM-G970F)
  • One UI 2.1 Firmware Update for Samsung Galaxy S10 – (SM-G973F)
  • One UI 2.1 Firmware Update for Samsung Galaxy S10+ – (SM-G975F)
  • One UI 2.1 Firmware Update for Samsung Galaxy Note 10 – (SM-N970F)
  • One UI 2.1 Firmware Update for Samsung Galaxy Note 10 – (SM-N970F)

How to Install Stable Android 10 One UI 2.1 Firmware on Samsung Galaxy S10/S10 Plus/S10e and Galaxy Note 10/Note 10+ via Odin Tool

As I already said, this method will wipe all the data from your device like photos, contacts, apps, etc. It is very much important to take the complete backup of your device first and then follow the below instructions.

  • The first step is to Download the Odin Tool and working Samsung USB Driver if you haven’t already.
  • Now you need to install the Odin tool in your PC and launch it.
  • Now boot your device in download mode, to do so, press and hold the Volume Down + Bixby + Power Buttons simultaneously.
  • Once you reach the download mode, the next step is to connect your device to the PC via USB cable.
  • You can make sure if the device is connected or not properly by checking if Added is showing on Odin tool or not if it is not showing which means either you don’t have working USB drivers or the Cable is faulty.
  • Now extract the firmware zip file to get TAR image files. Add the firmware files to Odin.
  • Now you need to add the firmware in  [AP] slot.
  • Now you need to check on “Auto Reboot” and “F. Reset Time”.
  • Now click the Start button.

Now the tool will start doing its job and within a matter of few minutes, Stable Android 10 firmware will be installed on your Galaxy S10 or Note 10. You’ll see a green message PASS which means the firmware is successfully installed. Now you get out of the download mode by holding Volume Up and Power buttons for a few seconds.

If you have any queries or you are stuck at any part of the guide then do comment below, I’ll try to solve your queries as soon as possible.



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