The latest top of the line Galaxy Note, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is now receiving a new update of the Android system. Inside, this firmware (system software) brings the important security fixes for the month of May.
In fact, with only a few days left until the end of the month, the mobile device thus begins to receive these vulnerability patches. I am reminded that every month Google engineers always offer a new range of optimizations for this point.
Now, in the last days of May, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 finally begins receiving the security update for the Android system. Something that is already present in most high-end, medium and low-end devices of the manufacturer itself. It is currently the market leader in smartphones and mobile devices.
That said, if you have a Samsung Galaxy Note 8 then get ready to receive a new update via OTA (over the air). This may take a few hours or even a few days to get to your smartphone. It is a gradual and phased distribution, as is customary.
Security update for Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 users can identify this new update by the firmware build number. In fact, this is the N950FXXU3CRE5, as the Sammobile portal tells us. Note also that this security update for the Android system corrects a total of 6 vulnerabilities discovered in the operating system. Also fulfilling mention that the new firmware package weighs about 700MB. Having said this, we advise our readers to download via Wi-Fi, so as not to overload their data plans.
The 6 vulnerability fixes on the Android system
If you have not received this update you will be able to check your availability manually. To do this go to Settings – Software updates – Download update manually. If it is available, the download will start automatically.
Still, if the update is not available do not worry. It will be a matter of time before it reaches your device.