It is the latest Android smartphone from the South Korean manufacturer. It's called Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 (and its Plus version) and is now receiving a new update from its Android operating system. Note that recently also the Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S7 / edge and several other devices have received a new batch of improvements.
Indeed, security updates this week have been making their way to these Android devices. The latest equipment to receive the news is also the latest smartphone of the brand. The elegant Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 has also debuted in the domestic market with a recommended retail price of 499 €.
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Note that and update that reached the Note 8, although not change the patch security (remains January), only mentions a security improvement. Your changelog It is extremely simple. It only mentions a safety reinforcement for the equipment.
However, we believe the brand has taken the opportunity to apply more patches and the suppression of the Meltdown and Specter threat that has recently launched terror. Indeed, provided that the exploits it was discovered that nothing else is mentioned.
Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 Receive Android Update
Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 devices as well as the Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) now receive the patch January 2018. Here we may (quite likely) have the patch for both exploits that could affect these Android devices. This way, the new high-end smartphones of the brand will be protected.
This is the second Android system update for the Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 as well as the Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus. By now the update has reached the 2nd largest world market, India. It will therefore be a matter of time before it reaches Europe as well.
Distribution is underway via OTA (over the air) as usual. This means that the new Android software update may take a few days or simply a few hours to reach your new Android.
You can identify the update by its build number or build. This is the new firmware (system software) A730FXXU1ARAC. It is a new slightly small package with 114MB. You can also check their availability in Settings – Software Updates.
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