Which smartphones will be updated to Android 12

Android 12 is available since October 2021 and debuted natively on the Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro and as an update for the entire range of Google smartphones (starting with the Pixel 3). Obviously, the distribution by “third-party” producers takes a longer time, but there are still many devices that will receive Android 12 in the coming weeks or months (some have already been updated): let’s go for a nice summary and see the smartphones that have received or will receive Android 12.

Which smartphones have received or will receive Android 12: the list of models

Android 12 debuted as Developer Preview, as already happened in the past with other releases, starting from February, and over the months it has been perfected through further DP and beta versions, up to the stable on October 19, 2021. The release took place starting from the Google Pixel and over the months there will be many models of smartphones And Tablets to be updated by their respective manufacturers (such as Samsung, Xiaomi, OPPO, OnePlus, and so on).

In the list below we have entered the devices that have already been updated and those who will be updated: of course, as regards the latter, there is no 100% certainty, but we have based ourselves on the promises of the various producers, on the official declarations and on the behavior of the past years. In some cases, we can also provide you with indicative times on the release period of the update to Android 12 but don’t take them literally, as they may only affect specific markets.

Here is the list of Android smartphones and tablets that have received or will be updated to Android 12.

Android 12 on Google Pixel

Android 12 obviously debuted on the Google Pixels, which have already all been updated (the compatible ones).

Android 12 on Samsung Galaxy with One UI 4.0

Samsung has started strong with the update to Android 12, given the large number of models that should receive it by 2022. Here is the long list with some indications on the timing (where possible).

  • Samsung Galaxy S21, S21 +, and S21 Ultra – updated
  • Samsung Galaxy S20, S20 +, and S20 Ultra 5G – in beta, stable by January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra 5G – in beta, stable by January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 FE and S20 FE 5G – January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite – January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 +, S10e, and S10 Lite – in beta, stable by January / February 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ – in beta, stable by January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G – in distribution
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G – in distribution
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 and Z Fold2 5G – January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Fold – January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip and Z Flip 5G – January 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A52, A52 5G, and Galaxy A52s 5G – February 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A72 – February 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A51, A51 5G – April 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A71 and A71 5G – April 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A32 and A32 5G – April / May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy F62 – April 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A31 – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M31 and M31s – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M21, M21s, and M21 2021 Edition – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A22 and A22 5G – May / June 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy F22 – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A42 5G – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy F42 5G – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M32 and M32 5G – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M42 5G – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M52 5G – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A21 and A21s – June / July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M51 – June 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy F41 – June 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy F12 – June 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover Pro – June 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M11 – July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M01 – July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A12 – July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy F02s – July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M02 and M02s – July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A03s – July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy M12 – July 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A01 – August 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A11 – August 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A02 and A02s – August 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7, Tab S7 + and S7 + 5G – February 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE – March 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE 5G – March / April 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite – April 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 (2020) – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab Active3 – May 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite – June 2022
  • Samsung Galaxy A90 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy A41
  • Samsung Galaxy Quantum
  • Samsung Galaxy Quantum 2
  • Samsung Galaxy M62
  • Samsung Galaxy M22
  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 5
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4

Android 12 on Huawei with EMUI

It is difficult to hypothesize at the moment how Huawei will behave, still blocked by the ban situation. The update to the EMUI 12 will arrive for many smartphone models of the Chinese house, but probably without switching to Android 12: the Chinese company is in fact focusing more and more on its own HarmonyOS (already available on some models).

There EMUI 12 however, should arrive by the first half of 2022 on the following models:

Android 12 on Xiaomi, Redmi, and POCO with MIUI 13

There are many Xiaomi, Redmi, and POCO devices that should receive the new MIUI 13 based on Android 12:

Android 12 on OnePlus with OxygenOS 12

OxygenOS 12 based on Android 12 will arrive on the following smartphones, as confirmed by the same Chinese house. The times are not known for now.

Android 12 on OPPO with ColorOS 12

These are all the OPPO smartphones that should receive the update to Android 12 with ColorOS 12 based on what we can deduce from the beta program:

Android 12 on LG with LG UX

Here are the smartphones that LG should update to Android 12 despite the exit from the mobile market. The timing is not known, but we imagine it will take a while to embrace the update.

Android 12 on Nokia

Nokia has not yet ruled on updating its smartphones to Android 12. We can hypothesize an update for the following models, but take the directions with a grain of salt (Nokia X20 aside, for which the beta test program is open).

Android 12 on HONOR with Magic UI

After returning to Italy with Google services, HONOR will certainly update HONOR 50 and HONOR 50 Lite, the only models currently available in our country. The others listed below are available for purchase in China.

Android 12 on Sony

For now, Sony has not expressed itself regarding the update to Android 12 of its smartphones, but we can hypothesize an update for the following models:

Android 12 on ASUS with ZenUI 8.0

The ASUS smartphones that should be updated to Android 12 and ZenUI 8.0 are:

Android 12 on Motorola with My UX

The Motorola smartphones that should be updated are the following, but for the moment we have no official confirmation or timing:

Android 12 on Realme with Realme UI 3.0

Here are the Realme devices that should be updated to Android 12 with Realme UI 3.0, with relative timing to be taken with due caution:

  • Realme GT 5G – from December 2021
  • Realme GT Master Edition – from December 2021
  • Realme GT Neo 2 – from December 2021
  • Realme X7 Max – from December 2021
  • Realme 8 Pro – from December 2021
  • Realme X7 Pro – Q1 2022
  • Realme X50 Pro – Q1 2022
  • Realme 8 and 8i – Q1 2022
  • Realme 7 Pro – Q1 2022
  • Realme Narzo 50A – Q1 2022
  • Realme Narzo 30 – Q1 2022
  • Realme C25 – Q1 2022
  • Realme C25s – Q1 2022
  • Realme X7 – Q2 2022
  • Realme X3 and Z3 SuperZoom – Q2 2022
  • Realme 8 5G and 8s – Q2 2022
  • Realme 7 5G – Q2 2022
  • Realme Narzo 30 5G and 30 Pro 5G – Q2 2022

Android 12 on Vivo

These are the Vivo smartphones that will receive Android 12 based on what is declared by the company itself (with relative timing):

  • Vivo X60 Pro – late January 2022
  • Vivo V21 5G – end of January 2022
  • Vivo Y21 – end of February 2022
  • Vivo Y72 5G – end of February 2022
  • Vivo X51 5G – end of April 2022
  • Vivo Y33s – end of April 2022
  • Vivo Y21s – end of April 2022
  • Vivo Y70 – end of April 2022
  • Vivo Y20s – end of April 2022
  • Vivo Y11s – end of April 2022

So these are the smartphones that they received, are about to receive or that will receive Android 12 in these weeks and months. Did you find your model on the list? Are you happy or disappointed? Let us know your update in the usual box below.

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