Samsung started rolling the new security patch for their budget device lineup. The latest update brings the Android’s Security patch level to July 2018. The update is now live for Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 [SM-J250F]. The software version for Galaxy J2 2018 accompanied with J250FXWU2ARF3 / J250FXWU2ARG4 which also brings couple of other improvements and fixes. The baseband version weighs around 192MB in size which is still based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
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 update is rolling them over the air for Galaxy J2 2018 users with variant SM-J250F. If you have not received, then you can follow our instructions on how to check the latest software update manually on Galaxy J2 2018 [SM-J250F]. If you have the OTA update on Galaxy J2 2018 SM-J250F, then hit the download to upgrade your device to J250FXWU2ARF3 / J250FXWU2ARG4 July 2018 Security Patch. It is always good to keep your device on the latest software update. In case if you still not received the update, then make sure to check for the software update manually on Galaxy J2 2018 (SM-J250F).
We recommend you to upgrade your Galaxy J2 2018 to the latest security patch to keep safe from security vulnerabilities, malware, and virus.
How to Check Software Update on Galaxy J2 2018?
You can download it over the air by tapping the Download updates manually option in the Software update menu in the phone’s Settings app.
- For that Go to Settings > About phone > Software updates > and tap the Check for Updates.
- If you find any new software update on Galaxy J2 2018, you can hit the Download now button to start upgrading. Wait till the download process completes and your device will be ready to upgrade. Tap on Install update.
- Your device will reboot and wait for the installation process to complete. Tap OK. That’s it! You’ve successfully updated your software update on Galaxy J2 2018.
[su_note note_color=”#fcf8d7″ text_color=”#000000″]If you are manually downloading the latest J250FXWU2ARF3 / J250FXWU2ARG4 July 2018 security patch then hang on to a strong Wi-Fi network. This will help you save your carrier data. Also, keep your phone battery on ample charge. If there is a low power, no update can take place. Alternatively, you can also manually download and install the OTA firmware on Galaxy J2 2018 using ODIN Software. Below you can find the link to download the stock firmware and guide to install the software update.[/su_note]
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy J2 2018
- Model: SM-J250F
- Baseband Version: J250FXWU2ARF3 / J250FXWU2ARG4
- Security Patch Level: 01.07.2018
- Software: ODIN Tool
Steps to Install J250FXWU2ARF3 / J250FXWU2ARG4 manually:Watch The Video on How to install Stock Firmware on any Samsung Galaxy devices using ODIN
If you have not received the OTA update, then make sure your device is not rooted or installed any custom ROM. You can always follow this simple guide to update manually by using ODIN Software. Follow the complete instruction to install new update on Samsung Galaxy J2 2018.
Required Download Files
Required Odin and Drivers:
- Download and Install Samsung Kies Software
- Make sure to download Samsung USB Drivers and install it on your PC.
- Click to Download ODIN Software
- This ROM is supported for Galaxy J2 2018 [SM-J250F]
- 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.
Instructions to Install Using ODIN
To install the firmware, you must first download the required software and drivers on your PC. By following the below link, you can upgrade the OS version to J250FXWU2ARF3 / J250FXWU2ARG4 on Galaxy J2 2018 SM-J250F.
I hope this guide was helpful to install July 2018 Security Patch on Galaxy J2 2018 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.