Download J250GDXU1ARA2 / J250GDXU1ARA4 January 2018 Patch for Galaxy J2 2018

Samsung started seeding the latest update Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 model no SM-J250G. The update brings the Android Security Patch level to January 2018. You can now wait for the OTA update to hit your phone anytime soon. This update will add the software version to J250GDXU1ARA2 and J250GDXU1ARA4 and 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.Download Install J250GDXU1ARA2 January 2018 Patch for Galaxy J2 2018

The update is sent via OTA in a phase-wise manner. To receive this update via OTA, your phone must be running Stock Firmware with latest OS. If it is rooted then you have to update to build number J250GDXU1ARA2 / J250GDXU1ARA4 manually on your phone. Here is the simple instructions to check for the OTA update:

How to Update Software on Galaxy J2 2018 manually?

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

Samsung 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 J2 2018 SM-J250G. 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 J250GDXU1ARA2 / J250GDXU1ARA4 January 2018 Security Patch 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 link and guide to install J250GDXU1ARA2 / J250GDXU1ARA4 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 2018.

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

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How to update via ODIN Software

Here we have shared the full firmware download link with ODIN drivers and software to install J250GDXU1ARA2 / J250GDXU1ARA4 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 2018. To install the firmware, you must first download the required software and drivers on your PC.

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  • 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.

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