Usually, we have seen Samsung’s getting late security updates. However, this time Samsung’s software update game is ahead of others. The Korean OEM is currently pushing the November 2019 security update with build number J260GDDU5ASK4 for the Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260G) variant. This update is available in major South Asian countries like India, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. The latest November 2019 update for the Galaxy J2 Core is based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
The update is rolling over-the-air and it should reach the users soon. However, if you instantly want to upgrade your Galaxy J2 Core to the November security patch, then we have got the J260GDDU5ASK4 firmware zip file for you. All you need to do is install the update using ODIN flash tool. You can make use of our tutorial for this purpose.
Download OTA Update
In case you are yet to see an automatic update prompting you to download and install the latest software build J260GDDU5ASK4 on your Galaxy J2 Core, then, you can start searching for it manually.
To do it, go to device Settings > About Device. Under that hit on the System Update > now tap on Check for Updates.
If the latest update is available, then download it using a Wi-Fi to save carrier data charges. Also, make sure your Galaxy J2 Core is not low on battery otherwise the update process will be stalled.
How to Install J260GDDU5ASK4 November Patch on Galaxy J2 Core
In case manual searching for OTA also fails, you can simply download the J260GDDU5ASK4 firmware zip and install it manually on your device. However, before installing, let’s check out the basic info about the stock firmware.
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy J2 Core
- Model No: SM-J260G
- Region: South Asia
- Build number: J260GDDU5ASK4
- Android OS Version: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Security Patch Level: 2019-11-01
Before you flash the stock firmware, you need to follow some guidelines and get some other tools with you which is important for the installation.
- The firmware we have put up here is exclusively for the Galaxy J2 Core variant (SM-J260G). Don’t use it on other devices.
- Charge the battery of your smartphone up to 50% or more to perform the installation without interruptions.
- A PC and a USB Cable
- Take a complete backup of your device and the data present in it before installing the new software.
- You have to enter your device into the Samsung Download Mode as well.
Firmware Installation Guide
Here is the tutorial to install the stock ROM on your Galaxy J2 Core.How to Install Stock Firmware on Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 using ODIN Tool Video Tutorial to use ODIN tool and Install stock Firmware on Galaxy J2 Core
So, that’s it. Download the firmware and flash it now to step up your Galaxy J2 Core variant to the November 2019 patch. We hope that this guide was useful to you.