Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ Android 10 One UI 2.0 beta starts rolling out

After Galaxy S10 series, Samsung has started rolling out beta version of One UI 2.0, the next major One UI update based on Android 10 for its flagship Galaxy Note 10 series. This brings Clean and easy-to-use interface with minimized pop-ups,  New, smarter layout for a visually comfortable experience, enhanced Dark Mode, Focus Mode, Intuitive Device Care menu and more.

How to join the  beta program?

  • Download the Samsung Members application from Galaxy Store or the Google Play Store.
  • After logging in, go to Notices and select “One UI Beta Program Registration” to submit an application.
  • Once signed up, go to Settings and then Software update to select the Download and install option. This will allow the software to update and load the beta version.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 One UI 2.0 update build N975FXXU1ZSK3 about 1.84GB in size. Samsung did not say when it plans to roll out the stable update, but it should be available in the next few weeks. Check out the complete changelog below.

What’s new

One UI 2 upgrade brings you Android 10 with exciting new features from Samsung and Google based on feedback from users like you. We recommend that you back up your important data to keep it safe during the upgrade. Some apps, including Calculator, Samsung Internet, Samsung Health and Samsung Notes, need to be updated individually after you update your OS.

Full screen gestures

  • Added new navigation gestures.

One-handed mode

  • New ways to access One-handed mode: double tap the Home button or swipe down in the centre of the bottom of the screen.
  • Settings moved to Settings > Advanced features > One-handed mode.

Media and devices

  • Replaced the SmartThings panel with Media and Devices.
  • Media: Control music and videos playing on your phone as well as other devices.
  • Devices: Check and control your SmartThings devices directly from the quick panel.


  • Enhanced security according to Android 10 policies.
  • You may need to enter your PIN, pattern, or password more often than before.
  • Improved usability on the Lock screen and for authenticating in apps.
  • Added options for showing the fingerprint icon when the screen is off. You can choose to show it always, never, or only when Always On Display is shown.

Device care

  • The battery usage graph now provides more detailed information.
  • You can remove duplicate images from your phone to free up storage space.
  • Added battery limit setting and other enhancements for Wireless PowerShare.

Digital wellbeing

  • Set goals to keep your phone usage in check.
  • Use Focus mode to help avoid distractions from your phone.
  • Keep an eye on your kids’ activity with new parental controls.


  • Customize the quick menu to get instant access to the features you use the most.
  • Get more information from the app bar.
  • Use Video assistant to enhance your experience with web videos.
  • Install add-ons from the Galaxy Store to get even more features.

Samsung Contacts

  • Added the Trash feature for Contacts.
  • Contacts that you delete will stay in Trash for 15 days before being deleted forever.


  • Priority options are now provided for event alerts.
  • Stickers can be added to a date without creating an event.


  • More options are available for repeating reminders.
  • Set location-based reminders for a specific period of time.
  • Share reminders with your family group and other sharing groups.
  • Set reminders for a specific date without an alert.

My Files

    • Created a Trash feature so you can restore files if you delete something by mistake.
    • Added more filters that you can use while searching to help you find things quickly.
  • You can now copy or move multiple files and folders to different destinations at the same time.


  • Added speed and time units to the unit converter.

Connected car

  • Android Auto is now preloaded.


  • Added tips to help you get the most from your Galaxy.


  • Removed Android Beam feature.

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