December month is here! Samsung has started rolling their new security patch for their device. Well, today Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 LTE (SM-T585) is the device that received the December 2018 Security patch. The update carries the build number T585XXU4CRK6 which weighs almost 160MB in size via OTA. As of now, this monthly update package is seeding in Germany region and will soon be rolling to other regions.
Like we said, December 2018 security patch for Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 LTE (SM-T585) is rolling out gradually in batches. It will drop into all the devices across various regions in due course of time. If you feel that the software has delayed enough to show up, you can capture it manually. We have outlined the process below on how to upgrade your device to the new security level.
Given the rise of mobile malware and vulnerabilities, users need to keep their device updated to the new security patch as soon it goes live over the air.
Firmware Details [ T585XXU4CRK6 ]:
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-T585)
- Model: SM-T585
- Baseband Version: T585XXU4CRK6
- Security Patch Level: 01.12.2018
- Software Supported: ODIN Tool
- Android OS: 8.1 Oreo
Check Software Update on Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 LTE (SM-T585)
To do it,
- Go to your device Settings > System Update
- Now Tap on Check for Latest Updates.
- If the update is available it will show up with the build number T585XXU4CRK6
- Simply tap on Download and the process will begin.
- Post the installation you may have to restart your device to integrate the changes the new software brings.
Usually, software updates are large files, so grab it using Wi-Fi to save carrier data charges. Alternatively, we have put up the firmware which brings the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 LTE December 2018 security patch. You can find the download link for the firmware and installation manual below.
How To Install December Security Patch on Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 LTE
We will have to use the Odin tool to install of the new firmware on the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 LTE. So, we have listed up the latest ODIN software in the download section along with the firmware download link.
Required Files and Drivers:
Here is the download link for the firmware.
Before installing you have to follow some guidelines and get some tools with you. We have put up the same in the Pre-requisite section.
Disclaimer: We are at GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any bricking/damage to your phone while/after installing this ROM.