Samsung is rolling out a late security update of June 2018 to its Galaxy J2 2018 phone. This update is knocking into the [SM-J250FD] variants of Galaxy J2 2018. The current update bumps the new build number J250FXWS2ARF1 to the device. June 2018 update fixes up a number of CVEs and other security threats. The update is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. If you want to get detail information about the security threats, check out the Google Android security bulletin for June 2018. In this post, we will guide you to install the J250FXWS2ARF1 June 2018 security update on Galaxy J2 2018.
Talking about the device specs, Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 features a 5-inch qHD Super AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor coupled with 1.5 GB of RAM. The phone packs 16GB internal memory which can also be expanded via microSD card. The camera on the Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 comes with the 8MP rear camera and 5MP front shooting camera. Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 came out of the box with Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
The J250FXWS2ARF1 June 2018 Security update for Galaxy J2 2018 is moving over the air. You can wait for the notification from your device to install it when it drops into your phone. If the OTA doesn’t 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 good Wi-Fi network to download the update as it is a large file. Also, ensure that you have a full battery charge on your phone. A low battery will not let the update installation to happen. Alternatively, you can also download and manually flash the firmware that brings the J250FXWS2ARF1 software using the Odin Tool. Below you can find the firmware file for Galaxy J2 2018.
Download J250FXWS2ARF1 June 2018 Security for Galaxy J2 2018
Here is the link to download the firmware zip file that brings the June 2018 security update for Galaxy J2 2018.
How To Manually Flash J250FXWS2ARF1 Update on Galaxy J2 2018Watch The Video on How to install Stock Firmware on any Samsung Galaxy devices using ODIN
Before performing the manual update, you have to download some utilities and tools. Also, you have to follow a few guidelines. You can find the utility downloads and other guidelines in the section below.
- This stock firmware is for Galaxy J2 2018 [SM-J250FD] only. Do not use it on other Samsung devices.
- Make sure your phone is having more than 70% battery charge otherwise the low battery will interrupt the update installation process.
- 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 firmware Using Odin Tool
Odin Tool is the software that you have to use to flash the latest June 2018 firmware update on Galaxy J2 2018. You have to download the firmware for the Galaxy device and also the required tools we have stated in the Pre-Requisites. Then follow the illustrative tutorial below to flash the firmware. Here is the link to it.Guide to Install Stock firmware on any Samsung using ODIN
So, get the June 2018 security update for your Galaxy J2 2018 and safeguard your device from recent security threats.