Samsung’s Galaxy S8 Unlocked version is getting a new update, but if you are wondering that this is an Android version update, then you are wrong as this is a security update. Galaxy S8 will surely get the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update, but not yet, Samsung has already confirmed that Galaxy S8-Series will get the Android 8.0 Oreo update. Anyway, let’s talk about what this update brings to the unlocked Galaxy S8.
If you don’t know then Samsung Galaxy S8 comes powered by an Exynos 8895(64 bit) chipset/Qualcomm Snapdragon 835(64 bit) processor coupled with 4GB/6GB of RAM. It is already an excellent handset, but nothing is perfect in this dynamic world of technology, this update brings protection against the viruses and fix the existing software bugs. The version number of the update is G950U1UEU1AQH3.
If you haven’t received this update, then you can manually check by going to update menu in the settings. This update brings support for: Bluegrass Cellular, Nextech/C-Spire, Sprint(CDMA), Tracfone, USA(USC), USA(AT&T), USA(T-mobile), USA(Verizon), Virgin Mobile USA.
The update will also bring some stability in the working of the phone which is hidden to the user. Samsung has also recently announced the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone which will be made available in October globally.
Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is currently one of the best smartphones as it offers exceptional features like Iris Scanner, Heart Rate Scanner and much more. Samsung has also guaranteed the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the device and the device will receive the update in Q1 2018.