Samsung has launched its latest flagship smartphone lineup called Samsung Galaxy S10 series. It includes Galaxy S10, S10e, S10+, S10 5G. With flagship-grade specifications and features, Samsung has checked all the boxes. Samsung Galaxy S10 series devices get a few software updates as well in such a quick time. All the software OTA updates are rolling out via batches. If you’re using the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S10 device, this guide is for you. Here in this article, we will share with you Verizon Galaxy S10 Software update – Android Q Timeline tracker.
We will also provide you the latest firmware update details, download links, requirements, and manual installation steps. So, check out the full guide properly. Before going to the main topic, let’s take a look at the device specifications in brief.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Specifications
The smartphone comes with a 6.10-inch Super AMOLED display and an aspect ratio of 19:9. Samsung Galaxy S10 is powered by an octa-core Samsung Exynos 9820 SoC coupled with 8GB of RAM. It offers 128GB of internal storage which can be expandable up to 512GB via a MicroSD card.
It packs a 3,400 mAh non-removable battery with fast wireless charging support. The Samsung Galaxy S10 runs on One UI based on Android 9.0 Pie custom skin. In terms of the camera department, the S10 sports a 12MP primary (f/1.5), a secondary 12MP camera (f/2.4), and a third 16MP camera (f/2.2). The rear camera setup has PDAF, HDR, and an LED flash. While the front features a 10MP selfie camera with an f/1.9 aperture lens and autofocus.
In terms of the connectivity options, the S10 includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type-C port, 3G, Dual 4G LTE Nano-SIM, and more. It includes accelerometer, ambient light, barometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Samsung Galaxy S10 also supports face unlock.
Check for OTA Update Manually
OTA drops in automatically to every device and so is the case with Galaxy S10. However, often airborne updates don’t appear in time as we expect. This means even if the update is available in some region, you may not receive it at that particular moment. So, you have to search for the new software on your own. To do it,
- Go to your phone Settings > System Update.
- Tap on Check for Latest Updates.
- If the latest update is available for your handset, then tap on Download and Install it.
Verizon Galaxy S10 Software update List
We will keep updating the latest firmware version details whenever a new update is available. Check out the list.
|Build Number||Release Date||Changelogs|
|PPR1.180610.011.G973USQU2ASF6||07/02/2019||Android Security Patch Level: June 1, 2019|
|PPR1.180610.011.G973USQU1ASD7||05/07/2019||Android Security Patch Level: April 1, 2019|
Steps to Install Stock Firmware on Verizon Samsung Galaxy S10 Manually
We have to follow the regular way of using Odin tool to install the new stock firmware on Galaxy S10. We have put up the tutorial below which will help you install the software on your phone. However, make sure to check the guidelines before you begin to flash the new update.
- This guide and firmware are exclusively for Verizon Galaxy S10. Do not use it on other devices.
- Charge your device battery up to 50% or more before performing the update.
- A PC/Laptop and a USB cable are required.
- Take a Full Backup without Root 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 the Samsung Download Mode.
Installation Guide for Firmware
Here is the stock firmware installation guide for Verizon Galaxy S10. We will make use of the Odin tool firmware flashing tool exclusively used for installing the firmware on Samsung devices.Guide to Install Firmware on any Samsung Device using Odin Tool Video Guide Flash Stock ROM on Your Handset
Hope you have successfully flashed the stock firmware on your device. For any issue, you can ask in the comments below.
Verizon Galaxy S10 Android Q Timeline Tracker
Google has announced Android Q this year as a Developer Preview beta for some of the devices. The stable update will release within a couple of months from now. Currently, the Pixel series, Essential Phone, and 15 other device models eligible to receive the Android Q Beta update. But it’s in beta stage and may contain some bugs. Samsung didn’t announce any official Android 10 update for the Samsung Galaxy S10 series. However, Google will release the Android Q stable version within a few months this year.
Therefore, we can expect that the Verizon Galaxy S10 Android Q may release by the end of this year or early 2020. Now, whether the company will release beta updates or stable updates that will be interesting to see. We will keep updating here.
Till then, stay tuned for more info.