Download J510MNVJU2BRD2 April 2018 Security for Galaxy J5 2016

Finally, April 2018 security patch update for Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 which is now rolling live. The update bumps the build number to J510MNVJU2BRD2 which brings the fixes seven critical vulnerabilities that were found in the Android OS and also fixes a couple of other high and moderate-risk vulnerabilities. Yes, this update is still based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Now download and install J510MNVJU2BRD2  April 2018 Security Patch on Samsung Galaxy J5 2016.

Talking about the device specs, Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 features a 4.7 -inches display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The smartphone is powered by 1.6 GHz Octa-core Exynos 7870 Octa coupled with 2GB of RAM. The phone packs 16GB internal memory which can also be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The camera on the Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 comes with 13MP rear Camera and 8MP front shooting camera with LED flash. Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box and later upgraded to Android 7.0 Nougat. The device is backed by a Non-removable Li-Ion 3,600 mAh battery. It also has a fingerprint sensor on the front.

The update is rolling via OTA (Over the air) for few users in a phase-wise manner. It may take a while to reach every user around the globe. If you have not received the update, then kindly wait for the OTA notification to hit your phone or you can manually check the latest software update which upgrades the build number J510MNVJU2BRD2 on Galaxy J5 2016.

Download J510MNVJU2BRD2 April 2018 Security for Galaxy J5 2016

How to Check Software Update on Galaxy J5 2016?

  1. In your Galaxy J5 2016, Go to App Drawer > Open Settings > Tap on About phone > Software updates > Check for Updates.
  2. If your device finds a new software update, tap Download now. Once the download complete, your device will be ready to upgrade. Tap on Install update.
  3. Your device will reboot and wait for the installation process to complete. Tap OK. That’s it! You’ve successfully updated your software.

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Before proceeding to upgrade the Galaxy J5 2016, your phone must have enough battery backup with at least 50% battery and also enough storage to complete the installation process.

We suggest you to choose a Wi-Fi or a 4G connection to download it. Before following this, take a complete data backup to avoid any problem in case if things go wrong. After following the procedure mentioned above, you can now start downloading April 2018 Security for Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J510MN). As this update is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat, it wouldn’t take a lot of time to download and install.[/su_note]

In case if still not received the J510MNVJU2BRD2 build, then you can manually install the update on your Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J510MN) by using ODIN Downloader.  Now there is the OTA firmware that you can manually install on your phone. We have put up the entire process to flash the J510MNVJU2BRD2 update that brings the April 2018 security patch.

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Steps to Install J510MNVJU2BRD2 on Galaxy J5 2016 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, rooted or installed any custom ROM, then you can simply follow this guide to the update manually by using ODIN Software. Follow the complete instruction to install new update on Samsung Galaxy J5 2016.


Download Firmware Here


Download Firmware Here – Mirror

Required Odin and Drivers:


  • This ROM is supported for Galaxy J5 2016
  • 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 J510MNVJU2BRD2 on Galaxy J5 2016 SM-J510MN.

Odin software


Guide to Flash Firmware Using ODIN

I hope this guide was helpful to install April 2018 Security Patch on Galaxy J5 2016 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

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