Upgrade Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955F to December Security patch with version G955FXXU1AQL5. Samsung has fixed the regular bugs and improved the system stability and performance. The update is still based on Android 7.0 Nougat. This is not a major update other than Android security patch to December 2017.
The update seeded via OTA and it is sent in a phase-wise manner. To receive this OTA, you must be running Stock firmware without root. You can even flash the full firmware package from below download link even if you are rooted or installed any custom ROM.
In case if you have already received the update with build number G955FXXU1AQL5, then hit the download button to start the upgrade process. If not received, then check for the update manually by following the steps below.
How to Update Software on Galaxy S8 Plus manually?
Go to Settings –> About Phone –> Software update.
By following the above method you can easily find if you have any latest update on your phone. You can tap the option titled “Download Updates Manually”. If the update is not available, then make sure your device is not rooted or installed any modified firmware.
Before proceeding to download, make sure your phone has enough battery backup with at least 50% battery. Also, check if you have enough storage to download and install the latest update on Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955F. We suggest you to choose a Wi-Fi or a 4G connection to download it. Also, don’t forget to take the data backup to avoid any problem in case things go wrong. After following the procedure mentioned above, you can now start downloading December Security Patch for Galaxy S8 Plus. As this update is based on Android 7.0 Nougat, it wouldn’t take a lot of time to download and install.
Check out this link to see if your phone will support Android 8.0 Oreo.
Samsung announced the list of Samsung devices updating to Android 8.0 Oreo.
If your phone model is not on the official device list, then you need not worry! Here is the list of Supported device to receive Lineage OS 15 based on Android Oreo.
You can also install Lineage OS 14.1 on Galaxy S8 Plus by following the steps given here.
Steps to Install G955FXXU1AQL5 December Security Patch for Galaxy S8 Plus manually:
Still not received the update, then don’t worry. The update is available to download and install using latest ODIN Software. Here we will share the full download of G955FXXU1AQL5 December Security Patch for Galaxy S8 Plus. This guide is to install G955FXXU1AQL5 December Security Patch for Galaxy S8 Plus.
Remember, Below guide is to update full OTA firmware file on Galaxy S8 Plus.
How to update via Samsung Kies
Do you want to upgrade your phone using Samsung Kies Software? If yes, then now you can upgrade your phone to all latest firmware via Samsung Kies. Download latest Samsung Kies on your PC, and start downloading G955FXXU1AQL5 December Security Patch for Galaxy S8 Plus.
Click Here To Upgrade Via Samsung Kies on Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus.
How to update via ODIN Software
Here we have shared the full firmware download link with ODIN drivers and software to install G955FXXU1AQL5 December Security Patch for Galaxy S8 Plus. To install the firmware, you must first download the required software and drivers on your PC.
DOWNLOAD ODIN AND DRIVERS:
- You must install Samsung Kies Software
- You also need to install Samsung USB Drivers
- Click to Download ODIN Software
- Download the required firmware and drivers.
- Your device must have 50% – 70% Battery.
- You need PC or Laptop to install this firmware.
- Take a Full Backup on your phone before Installing any new firmware. So make sure you have data’s in case if something Wrong (This Process won’t lose your data).
- You need to Enter Samsung Download Mode.
- Make sure you have followed the steps properly. Don’t Skip and Read! – We are not responsible for any damage.
Download Full Firmware – G955FXXU1AQL5
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I hope you followed the above full guide link to install G955FXXU1AQL5 December Security Patch for Galaxy S8 Plus manually. If any queries or feedback, please write a comment to us.