Samsung is currently rolling the May 2018 security patch for its latest device the Galaxy J4 2018 (SM-J400F). The latest software update moves the build number J400FXXU1ARE9 to Galaxy J4 2018. Of course, the updates are still based on Android 8.0 Oreo. In this post, we will guide you how to install the J400FXXU1ARE9 May security patch on Galaxy J4 2018. May security patch solves a number of CVEs and other security threats. To know about that in details check out the Google Android security bulletin for May 2018.
The J400FXXU1ARE9 May Security for Galaxy J4 2018 is seeding as an airborne update. You can wait for the notification from your device to install it when it knocks into your phone. In another way, you can also manually download and flash the firmware that brings the J400FXXU1ARE9 software using the Odin Tool. Below you can find the firmware file for Galaxy J4 2018.
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How to Check Software Update on Galaxy J4 2018:
If you are waiting for the OTA and it is delaying to show up, you can manually search for it. Simply go to device Settings > About phone > Software updates > Check for Updates. If you get notification of the latest updates then download and install it. It is pretty simple. Connect to a good Wi-Fi network to download the update as it is a large file. Also, make sure to have a full battery charge on your phone. A low battery will interrupt the update installation process.
Download J400FXXU1ARE9 May Security for Galaxy J4 2018
Here is the link to download the firmware that brings the May 2018 security update for Galaxy J4 2018.Download May 2018 Firmware for Galaxy J4 2018
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Before performing the manual update, you have to download some utilities. Also, you have to follow a few things in mind. You can find the utility downloads and other points that in the section below.
- This firmware is for Galaxy J4 2018 only. Do not use it on other Samsung devices.
- Make sure your phone has full battery charge otherwise low battery will interrupt the update process.
- A PC and a micro-USB cable.
- Download Latest Odin Tool. You will use this utility to flash the latest firmware on Samsung device.
- Install Samsung Kies Software and latest Samsung USB Drivers on your PC.
- Take a Complete Backup of your phone before Installing new firmware updates.
- GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any bricking/damage to your phone while/after installing this update.
How To Flash Latest firmware Using Odin Tool
Odin Tool is the software that you have to use to install the latest May 2018 firmware for Galaxy J4 2018. You have to download the firmware for the respective devices and also the required tools we have mentioned. Then simply follow the illustrative tutorial below to flash the firmware. here is the link to it.
So, that’s it. Install the latest firmware update and fortify your Galaxy J4 2018 with the latest security patch.