Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus is currently receiving the May 2018 security patch update. The current software update moves the build number A605FNPUU1ARE2 into the device. May security patch fixes up a number of security threats. If you want to know in details about that, check out the Google Android security bulletin for May 2018. The update is based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus device accompanies a 6.0 inch Super AMOLED display with an aspect ratio 18:9 that is rounded and a resolution of 1080 x 2220 pixels with a PPI of 411 pixels for each inch. It is fuelled by a 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 Octa-core Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 processor and clubbed by a 3-4GB RAM. The smartphone has an internal storage of 32GB or 64GB that is extendable with the use of a microSD up to 256 GB. The super fast fingerprint scanner is positioned on the rear of the device and above it is a Dual 16-megapixel camera. On the front, the camera comes with 24-megapixels for selfies. The SIM card tray accepts two nano-SIMs and is located on the left edge of the device, the right side houses the volume and power buttons.
The A605FNPUU1ARE2 May Security update for Galaxy A6 Plus is moving over the air. You can wait for the notification from your device to install it when it knocks into your phone. If the OTA is delaying to show up, you can manually search for it. Simply go to device Settings > About phone > Software updates > Check for Updates. If the latest software update is available then download and install it.
Connect to a strong Wi-Fi network to download the OTA update as it is a large file. Also, make sure to have a full battery charge on your phone. A low battery will not let the update installation to happen.
In another way, you can also manually download and install the firmware that brings the A605FNPUU1ARE2 software using the Odin Tool. Below you can find the firmware file for Galaxy A6 Plus.
Download A605FNPUU1ARE2 May Security for Galaxy A6 Plus
Here is the link to download the firmware that brings the May 2018 security update for Galaxy A6 Plus [SM-A605FN].Download May 2018 Firmware for Galaxy S6 Edge [A605FN]
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Before performing the manual update, you have to download some utilities. Also, you have to follow a few things in mind. You can find the utility downloads and other points that in the section below.
- This stock firmware is for Galaxy A6 Plus [SM-A605FN] only. Do not use it on other Samsung devices.
- Ensure your phone has 70 % or the more battery charge otherwise low battery will not let you update.
- A PC and a micro-USB cable.
- Download Latest Odin Tool. You will use this utility to flash the latest firmware on Samsung device.
- Install Samsung Kies Software and latest Samsung USB Drivers on your PC.
- Take a Complete Backup of your phone before Installing new firmware updates.
- GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any bricking/damage to your phone while/after installing this update.
How To Flash Latest Samsung Firmware Using Odin Tool
Odin Tool is the software that you have to use to install the latest May 2018 firmware for Galaxy A6 Plus based on Android 8.0 Oreo. You have to download the firmware for the respective devices and also the required tools we have mentioned. Then simply follow the illustrative tutorial below to flash the firmware. Here is the link to it.
So, get the latest software update for your Galaxy A6 Plus and fortify from all security threats.