The Samsung Galaxy A70 is one of the upper mid-range smartphones that was launched in 2019 and came with Android 9 Pie over One UI out-of-the-box. Right now, the OEM has started rolling out a new firmware update based on Android Pie that brings the new software version A705FNXXU5ASL4. It just offers the latest January 2020 Android Security Patch Level for the device and currently rolling out in Ukraine. Here you can easily download and manually install the firmware on your Galaxy A70.
The all-new January 2020 patchset brings the improved system security for the Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN) model via OTA in a phased manner. Therefore, we can expect that the update will soon arrive at all the units globally. However, we will recommend you to check for OTA updates manually on your device. If not, then follow the full guide to install the new version on your handset by following the guide below.
Samsung Galaxy A70: Overview
It has a 6.7-inches Super AMOLED display with 1080×2400 pixels resolution that also features a 20:9 aspect ratio and protected with a Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC, paired with Adreno 612 GPU, 6GB/8GB RAM, 128GB of internal storage option, and 1TB of expandable storage capacity. It runs on Android 9 Pie on the top of One UI.
The device packs a triple rear camera setup of a 32MP (wide, f/1.7) + an 8MP (ultrawide, f/2.2) + a 5MP (wide, f/2.2) lens along with PDAF, HDR, an LED flash, Panorama, etc. While the front features a 32MP (wide, f/2.0) selfie camera with HDR mode. It has a 4,500mAh battery with 25W fast charging support. The device features a 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual-band), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, FM Radio, Type-C port, and more.
Check Software Updates
Some times, the OTA update may take some time to appear on all the units. Therefore, you should check for the OTA update manually by heading over to the phone Settings >> System >> System Updates. If available, simply download and install it.
Firmware Details: A705FNXXU5ASL4
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN)
- Region: Ukraine
- Build Number: A705FNXXU5ASL4
- Android OS Version: Android 9
- Software Supported: ODIN
- Android Security Patch Level: 2020-01-01
Steps to Install Stock Firmware on Samsung Galaxy A70 (A705FNXXU5ASL4)
If in case, you’re not getting the software update notification on your device, just follow the requirements and download links below before heading over to the firmware installation guide.
- This ROM is for the Galaxy A70 (Ukraine) variant only.
- Charge your device more than 60%.
- You will require a PC/Laptop and a USB cable.
- Keep your device data backed up completely.
- Make sure that you’ve downloaded all the required files, drivers, and tools on your PC.
Firmware Installation Guide: A705FNXXU5ASL4
We hope you’ve found this guide helpful. If you’ve any queries, feel free to ask in the comments below.