Download G950FXXS5DSH5: August 2019 patch for Galaxy S8 [South America]

The South-Korean tech giant Samsung has started rolling out the August 2019 security patch update for Galaxy S8 (SM-G950F) in South American region. It comes with the build number G950FXXS5DSH5 and is based on the latest Android 9.0 Pie version. Here is the full detailed sheet of changes with August 2019, Android security patch.

The update is currently rolling out the firmware update via OTA in South American region and it may take some time globally. Along with better security and privacy protection, this update also improves performance and stability. We have shared a full detailed installation guide along with pre-requirements, download links, and other tools. So, check out the full guide below.

The software update is currently available for Mexico, Peru, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, Columbia, Chile, Trinidad and Tobago, Panama, Bolivia, and more region and offers the latest August 2019 Security Patch. If you have not received then you can check for the OTA update manually.

Download G950FXXS5DSH5: August 2019 patch for Galaxy S8 [South America]

Check for OTA Updates on Galaxy S8

OTA (over-the-air) update comes automatically to a device whenever the manufacturer released an Android update for a particular device. Most of the smartphone OEMs provide OTA updates to its devices in incremental mode and takes a few days to receive completely. However, if your device isn’t receiving any OTA updates automatically, you can check for it.

In order to check for the OTA updates manually on your handset:

  • Go to your phone Settings > System Update.
  • Tap on Check for Latest Updates.
  • If the G950FXXS5DSH5 August 2019 patch update is available on your device, then tap on Download and Install it.

Important Note

The software may be big in size. We recommend you to download the update file by connecting your device to a good Wi-Fi network as it will save your carrier data charges. Make sure to charge your phone battery up to 70% before installing any update.

G950FXXS5DSH5: Firmware Details

Here is a little info about the firmware which brings the August 2019 security patch for Galaxy S8.

  • Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Model: SM-G950F
  • Baseband Version: G950FXXS5DSH5
  • Region: South America
  • Security Patch Level: 2019-08-01
  • Software Supported: ODIN Tool
  • Android OS: 9.0 Pie

Supported Countries are

Mexico, Peru, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, Columbia, Chile, Trinidad, and Tobago, Panama, Bolivia, and more

How to Install August 2019 Update on Galaxy S8

We have to follow the regular process of using the Samsung Odin flash tool to install or update the Samsung stock firmware on Galaxy S8 device. We have provided the full guide below which will help you install the software on your phone. However, make sure to check the guidelines before you begin to flash the new update.



We’re at GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any kind of software or hardware problems occurs with your devices due to installing any third-party firmware. Proceed at your own risk.

Download Stock ROM

Here is the download link for the new August 2019 security patch update based stock firmware for Galaxy S8 (SM-G950F).

G950FXXS5DSH5: Download

Installation Guide for Firmware

After downloading the firmware file, you need to use Odin Flash Tool to flash it on your device. Here is a detailed guide which you can follow to install the firmware on your device.

Guide to Install Firmware on any Samsung Device via Odin Tool

You can check out our full-depth tutorial video as well:

Video Guide to Flash Stock ROM on any Device

We hope this guide will be helpful to you and you’ve successfully installed the Stock Firmware on your Galaxy S8 device. If you’re facing any issues regarding this, you can write down your comments in the comment section below.

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