Download Install J250FXXU1ARA1/J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Patch for Galaxy J2 2018

Samsung started rolling a new firmware update for Galaxy J2 2018 with model no SM-J250F. The update bumps the security patch level to January 2018. The software version of this new update comes with build number J250FXXU1ARA1 and J250FDXU1ARA2. With this update, Samsung has fixed the latest security flaws to keep your device safe from hackers, virus, and malware. The update is still based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. So we recommend you to install J250FXXU1ARA1/J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Security Patch update on Samsung Galaxy J2 2018.

Download Install J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Patch for Galaxy J2 2018

The update is rolling over the air and it is sent in a phase-wise manner to all users running Stock Android ROM. To receive this OTA, you must be running Stock firmware without root. In case if you are rooted your Galaxy J2 2018, then simply you can follow the below guide to flash the firmware using ODIN downloader.

If you are still waiting for the OTA, then first check for the software update manually by following this instruction on How to Update Software on Galaxy J2 2018 manually.

How to Update Software on Galaxy J2 2018 manually?

Go to Settings –> About Phone –> Software update.

Samsung Software update

If you have any new update on your device, then you can tap the button “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, your phone must have enough battery backup with at least 50% battery. Also, check if you have enough storage to download and install the latest update on Galaxy J2 2018 SM-J250F. 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 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 2018. As this update is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat, it wouldn’t take a lot of time to download and install.

To Know More About Android 8.0 Oreo

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 J2 2018 by following the steps given here.

Steps to Install J250FXXU1ARA1/J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 for Galaxy J2 2018 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 J250FXXU1ARA1/J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 2018. This guide is to install J250FXXU1ARA1/J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 2018.


Remember, Below guide is to update full OTA firmware file on Galaxy J2 2018.

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 J250FXXU1ARA1/J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 2018.

Samsung Kies

Click Here To Upgrade Via Samsung Kies on Samsung Galaxy J2 2018.



Download Firmware Here – J250FDXU1ARA2

Download Firmware Here – J250FXXU1ARA1

How to update via ODIN Software

Here we have shared the full firmware download link with ODIN drivers and software to install J250FXXU1ARA1/J250FDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 2018. To install the firmware, you must first download the required software and drivers on your PC.

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.

Guide to Flash Firmware Using ODIN

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