Today Samsung started rolling Green Tint fix for the Galaxy S20 and S20 Plus 5G model that bumps up a new software version G981BXXU1ATD3 (S20) / G986BXXU1ATD3 (S20+) based on Android 10.0. As the update is live in the European region, all the interested Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G users can easily download and install the new version by following the guide below.
Talking about the changelog, the update is still running on the April 2020 security patch and fixes the green tint issue reported by the community in Samsung, Reddit, and Twitter. So, either you can wait for the OTA update notification or you can check for it manually.
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Check Software Update (OTA)
Samsung always roll-out firmware OTA updates in a phased manner and it’s quite possible that not all the users may receive the update at the same time. So, the incremental update process can take a couple of days or more. Now, if you don’t want to wait further, then you can manually check for the OTA update on your handset via Settings > System > System updates.
If there is a new update available, then simply download and install it. Ensure that your device battery is charged more than 50% and connected to a Wi-Fi network for faster & stable downloads. Still, not getting the OTA update notification? Don’t worry! We have shared the steps and requirements to manually flash the firmware on your Samsung Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G using the ODIN tool.
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G (SM-N770F)
- Region: Europe
- Build Number: G981BXXU1ATD3 / G986BXXU1ATD3
- Android OS Version: Android 10
- Software Supported: ODIN Tool
- Android Security Patch Level: 2020-04-01
How to Install Firmware on Samsung Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G
In order to flash the firmware manually on your Samsung Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G device, then you need to download the ODIN flash tool, firmware file, and drivers.
- This firmware (G981BXXU1ATD3 / G986BXXU1ATD3) is only supported for Samsung Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G.
- Charge your device to 50% in order to avoid power-related interruptions during the installation process.
- You need a PC and USB Cables.
- Take a backup before flashing the software on your device.
Firmware Installation Guide: G981BXXU1ATD3 / G986BXXU1ATD3
For the installation process, you can follow the guides given below. It includes a video tutorial as well as a practical approach to the installation process.How to install stock firmware on Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G using ODIN tool
So, make sure to download this update on Galaxy S20/S20 Plus 5G model with build number G981BXXU1ATD3 / G986BXXU1ATD3. We hope that this guide was helpful to you.