Updated on March 16, 2020: Today Samsung rolled the same update of build number M405FDDU2BTB5 to Galaxy M40 users in Nepal.
Recently Galaxy A30, M30, and M20 users reportedly received an Android 10 update in India and China. Well, Today Samsung started rolling the Galaxy M40 with a stable Android 10 update based on One UI 2.0 in India. Along with Android 10 and One Ui 2.0, this update also brings March 2020 Security Patch that offers enhanced system security. The update is currently live for the users in India via OTA and soon will arrive at the rest of the users in Asian countries. It comes with a software version M405FDDU2BTB5. Now, if you want to install the firmware update manually, check out the full-depth guide below.
As we speak, the update is rolling over the air and will hit users via device notification. If you have not received the update, then you can manually check for the software update. Though we have given the step by step guide to install the Galaxy M40 Android 10 Stable One UI 2.0 update manually using ODIN tool.
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Manually Check Software Update
Before upgrading your device, make sure to connect the phone to a Wi-Fi network and keep your device charged more than 50% minimum.
Go to the phone’s Settings menu > tap on About Phone > select Software update. If the latest software version M405FDDU2BTB5 is ready to download, just grab and install it.
Android 10: Overview
In September 2019, the tech giant Google has launched the new 10th-iteration of Android OS named as Android 10 (aka Android Q). Android 10 is so much popular and stable than the last year’s Android 9.0 Pie. The version is already running on some of the compatible devices and will hit more devices by 2020. Now, let’s take a brief look at some of the top Android 10 features below.
Android 10 brings the much-awaited system-wide dark mode feature. It also offers the Focus mode just like the Digital Wellbeing, Gestures Navigation control, 5G support, Family Link, Sound Amplifier, etc. Additionally, it also brings improved app & location permissions, smart reply, chat bubble, enhanced system security, live caption, foldable display support, easy security updates, and more.
One UI 2.0: Overview
Samsung has launched the One UI custom skin for its Android Pie running Galaxy devices and currently, the One UI 2.0 is running on the top of Android 10. The last generation One UI was so much polished and enhanced for the performance to design ratio. Now, the improved latest generation One UI 2.0 is more stable and full of features that are derived for Android 10.
The One UI 2.0 stable based on Android 10 offers a user-friendly experience with the clean and minimal looking interface. It has nice looking icons, animations, lesser distraction, one-handed using interface, more useful shortcuts, themes, stock apps, improved navbar, and more. Whereas the improved dark mode & dynamic lock screen for the AMOLED display offers a stunning visual experience. The improved Digital Wellbeing, Gestures, new Camera interface & options, built-in screen recorder option, etc are highlighted features.
Now, let’s take a look at the firmware info below.
M405FDDU2BTB5: Firmware Info
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy M40
- Model No: SM-M405F
- Region: India
- Software Version: M405FDDU2BTB5
- Android OS Version: Android 10
- Security Patch Level: 2020-03-01
Steps to Install M405FDDU2BTB5: Galaxy M40 Android 10 Stable One UI 2.0 update
If in case, you’re not getting the firmware OTA update on your device due to any reason, then don’t worry. You can manually install the firmware on your device by following the ODIN flash tool method.
Make sure to follow all the requirements and download links below before proceeding.
- The mentioned firmware is exclusive for the Galaxy M40 variant (SM-M405F).
- Maintain at least 50% battery level.
- A PC and a USB cable are required.
- Take a complete backup of your device at first to keep your data safe.
- Enter your phone into the Samsung Download Mode.
Install Firmware: M405FDDU2BTB5
Here are the links for the easy firmware installation guide on your Samsung Galaxy M40 model using ODIN tool.
That’s it guys. We hope this guide is helpful to you. If you’ve any queries, let us know in the comments below.