Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Receives Two Firmware Updates To Improve Touchscreen

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Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is a surprising yet, a value for money product. And as per a recent report, not one update, but two updates are live for the device that focuses on improving the touchscreen of the device.

The Galaxy S20 FE was launched, and it goes head to head with the likes of the OnePlus 8T and Pixel 5. In terms of processor, the phone packs Snapdragon 865 processor.

However, there were several user reports that pointed out the flawed touchscreen responses that hampered the user experience.


The good news is that Samsung acknowledged this Galaxy S20 FE touchscreen issue and is now rolling out not one, but two updates to fix it.

Galaxy S20 FE units were having trouble reading touch points accurately, and some units also resulted in ghost touches. Due to which the overall animations of the devices was jittery, resulting in an unpleasant user experience.

Last week, a new update was released for the phone with build number ATJ1. The changelog officially acknowledged the Galaxy S20 FE touchscreen issues as well as brought some camera improvements.


But it seems like that was not enough. Because the OEM is rolling out a new update which further improves the touchscreen response of the device.

It arrives with build version ATJ5. And although the changelog does not mention the touchscreen problems, users are reporting improved touchscreen responsiveness.

The latest Galaxy S20 FE update is rolling out across Europe

In fact, Sammobile has also confirmed that the new update improves the touchscreen performance on their device. The phone is reportedly performing as it should have from the beginning.


Notably, the update is live for Galaxy S20 FE models LTE (SM-G780F) and 5G (SM-G781B) variants. The update is arriving via OTA and will hit the units gradually.

Moreover, other regions should also be getting an update soon. If you have not yet received the update on your phone, you can head over to Settings>>Software Update and tap Download and install.

The update weighs in around 173.42 MB in size and remains at the latest security patch of October 2020. Talking about the specs of the phone, the Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) comes with SD 865, a 4,500 mAh battery with Fast Charging 25W support.


The phone has a triple camera setup with a 12MP primary sensor. The screen on the Galaxy S20 FE is an Super AMOLED 120Hz refresh rate panel.

It comes with Android 10 out of the box with One UI 2.5 on top. The phone is speculated to pickup the Android 11 One UI 3.0 update someweher during December 2020 or January 2021.

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