Verizon Galaxy J3 users are getting a new firmware update based on Android 9.0 Pie that comes with March 2020 Security Patch. It bumps up a new software version J337VPPVRS6BTC1 that includes system security and stability improvements. So, all the Verizon Galaxy J3 users can install the update by following this guide or checking the OTA update as well.
Now, talking about the OTA update, it’s waving in a phased manner in the USA and will take a few days or so to hit all the Verizon variants. If you’re interested to upgrade your Verizon Galaxy J3 (SM-J337VPP) to the latest March 2020 Android Security Patch Level to increase the system security, then you should check for the OTA update on your device at first. If not available, you can manually download and install the update file on your phone by following the step-by-step flashing steps with requirements, etc.
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Check Software Update (OTA)
In order to check the software update (OTA) on your Samsung Galaxy handset, you can manually go to the Settings > System > System updates > Check for updates. If available, make sure to download and install it.
Ensure that the device is fully charged and connected to the Wi-Fi network. Now, let’s take a quick look at the firmware details below.
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy J3 (SM-J337VPP)
- Region: USA
- Carrier: Verizon
- Build Number: J337VPPVRS6BTC1
- Android OS Version: Android 9.0 Pie
- Software Supported: ODIN Tool
- Android Security Patch Level: 2020-03-01
How to Install Firmware on Verizon Galaxy J3
In order to flash the firmware manually on your Verizon Galaxy J3 device, then you need to download the ODIN flash tool, firmware file, and drivers.
- This firmware (J337VPPVRS6BTC1) is only supported for Verizon Galaxy J3.
- 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:
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 J3 using ODIN Tool
So, make sure to download the March 2020 Security patch for your Verizon Galaxy J3 model with build number J337VPPVRS6BTC1. We hope that this guide was helpful to you.