T-Mobile started rolling the January 2020 Android security patch for the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U) with build number N970USQS2BSLB. The update is rolling over the air and it is live for the T-Mobile users in USA.
After rolling Android 10, this is the second build of stable Android 10 with the January 2020 security patch. If you haven’t received the update on your T-Mobile Galaxy Note 10 device, then you can manually check the software update.
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Device overview:
The handset comes with the 6.3-inch Full-HD+ Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O Display with 2280×1080 pixels resolution. It has the 401 ppi pixel density with HDR10+ compatibility. The smartphone is powered by the octa-core Samsung Exynos 9825 SoC. While the China/USA variants will come with Snapdragon 855 chipset. Whereas, the GPU is Mali-G76 MP12 and Adreno 640 for the China/USA.
It has an 8GB of RAM with 256GB of internal storage for the 4G LTE model only. While the 5G model comes with a 12GB of RAM along with 256GB of internal storage option. The Bluetooth enabled S Pen is the proprietary accessory for the Galaxy Note series devices. This time, Samsung has come with up to 10 hours of battery life, and IP68 water and dust resistance certification.
The rear camera packs a triple 16MP Ultra-Wide sensor + 12MP Wide-angle + 12MP Telephoto lens along with an LED flash. It also features PDAF, HDR mode, Dual OIS, variable F/1.5-F/2.4 aperture lens, HDR10+ recording, and more. While the front features a single 10MP punch-hole selfie camera with Dual Pixel AutoFocus, F/2.2 aperture lens, live focus, and live focus video options.
The Galaxy Note 10 offers Bixby Vision, 3D Scanner, AR Doodle, Samsung Knox protection, McAfee virus protection, On-Display Fingerprint Sensor, Face Recognition, Always On Display, etc. It sports a 3,500mAh battery with the Super Fast Charging, Fast Wireless Charging 2.0, and Wireless PowerShare. The device runs on Android 9.0 Pie on the top of One UI.
Check The Software Update
Go to Settings App > Go to System > Tap on System Updates. Now hit the option Check for Updates. Now, if the N970USQS2BSLB update is available for the device, you will get a notification to download it.
Before downloading, make sure to charge your device up to 50% or more. Use the WiFi connection to download faster and avoid charges from the operator.
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
- Region: USA
- Carrier: T-Mobile
- Build number: N970USQS2BSLB
- Android OS Version: Android 10
- Software Supported: ODIN
- Android Security Patch Level: 2020-01-01
How to install stock firmware on T-Mobile Galaxy Note 10
To flash the firmware manually on your device, then you need to download the ODIN flash tool, firmware file, and drivers.
- This firmware (N970USQS2BSLB) is supported for T-Mobile Galaxy Note 10
- 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