A new software update is now seeding for the latest Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 in South Asian region such as India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Nepal. This upgrade is making its way over-the-air with build number J250FXWU2ASC1. It brings the March 2019 security patch along with performance and stability improvements. The software is based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
This is an incremental rollout that will reach the users gradually all over the globe. So, if you have the patience you can wait for it to knock in automatically. Otherwise, go to device Settings > Software Updates > Download Updates Manually. This will now search for the latest J250FXWU2ASC1 software. If you see it’s available, then to download it, use a Wi-Fi connection. Of course, the software OTA file size is of 368 MB, so downloading via Wi-Fi will save your carrier data charges. Also, make sure to have ample battery charge of 50% or more before installing the OTA.
Now, everyone will not receive an automatic update at one time. If you prefer a more instantaneous update to the latest software, we have got you covered. You can manually download the software version J250FXWU2ASC1 for Galaxy J2 2018 and manually install it. Basically, you have to make use of the Odin Tool to flash the firmware.
J250FXWU2ASC1: Firmware Details
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 (SM-J250F)
- Model: SM-J250F
- Region: South Asia – India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Nepal
- Baseband Version: J250FXWU2ASC1
- Security Patch Level: 01.03.2019
- Software Supported: ODIN Tool
- Android OS: 8.1 Oreo
Supported South Asian regions are Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, and Bangladesh
So, if you happened to sport a Galaxy J2 2018 then keep your eyes out for the airborne OTA. It can drop into your device anytime now. Either wait for the OTA to hit your device on its own, otherwise manually fah the latest firmware using our resources and installation guide. Update to latest security and fortify your device.
Install March 2019 Patch on Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 (South Asia)
This is a manual process of updating the device. You will download the firmware and use the Odin tool to install the stock firmware on the Galaxy J2 2018. Below you can find the firmware download link as well as other required drivers. We have also mentioned the guide which will help you flash the firmware on your Galaxy J2 2018.
Before installing the firmware you have to follow some guidelines which you can find in the Pre-requisite section.
- This firmware is exclusively for Galaxy J2 2018 (South Asian variants). Do not use it on other devices.
- Charge your device’s battery up to 50% or more.
- A PC or Laptop
- Take a Full Backup on your phone before installing any new firmware.
- You must install Samsung USB Drivers on your PC.
- Download and Install Samsung Kies software.
- You need to Enter Samsung Download Mode.
How To Install Stock Firmware
Simply follow the link below to know how to flash the Samsung firmware to complete stock.Guide to Install firmware on any Samsung Device using Odin Tool Video Guide to flash Stock Firmware on your device
So, that’s it. Make sure to get this update as it will enhance the performance of Galaxy J2 2018 ( (South Asia). Also, it packs the latest month’s security. It’ a good start from Samsung by rolling timely updates right from the beginning of the month. We hope this trait continues in the future as well.