Samsung begins work on 5G Galaxy S10 model’s firmware for South Korea

Samsung has started firmware development for the Galaxy S10 X, the elusive 5G variant of the company’s upcoming flagship. The 5G variant of the Galaxy S10 has been rumored to be launching sometime in the second quarter of 2019, while a recent report said it could go on sale at …

January security update rolling out for the Galaxy A5 (2016) and A5 (2017)

It’s raining security patches today for Galaxy smartphones. The Galaxy S8 is receiving the January 2019 security patch in some Europe markets, and an update is now rolling out for the Galaxy A5 (2016) and the Galaxy A5 (2017). The A5 (2016) is getting the update in a number of …

Official Samsung Galaxy M10 and M20 firmware available for download

Samsung is gearing up to launch the first Galaxy M smartphone in India later this month, and firmware for the device are already showing up online. In fact, we have firmware for both the Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 in our database, even though it’s only the M20 that everyone …

Galaxy S8 January 2019 security patch update released

Those who have signed up for the Android Pie beta on their Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ already have the January 2019 security patch on their devices, but Samsung isn’t leaving those on Oreo behind. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are getting a new software update that brings the latest …

Worldwide rollout of Galaxy S9 Android Pie update has begun!

It has begun, folks. The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are now getting the official Android Pie update in quite a few markets, suggesting that the worldwide rollout has started in earnest. The update is out in various regions at this point, and it should only be a matter of …

Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ One UI beta registrations are now open

We knew it was only a matter of time before it happened and now it has. Samsung has opened up registrations for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ One UI beta program. It was bound to happen after the company started rolling out the One UI beta firmware for the …

Galaxy Note 8 Pie beta program also live in the UK and South Korea

The Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta program is now live in the UK and South Korea. For the first time, Samsung is offering beta testing for a new version of Android for flagship phones launched the year before the most current flagships. While the company isn’t saying which markets …

[List] Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update available in these countries

After what seems like an eternity, Samsung has finally released the Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update in more than just one or two markets. Over the course of the next few days, more countries will see the update rolling out, and Note 9 owners will be constantly checking their …

Galaxy Note 9 updated with January patch in China, but no Pie

Samsung has released a new update for the Galaxy Note 9 in China, but it’s not Android Pie. The new update brings the January 2019 security patch and is based on Android Oreo. However, this shouldn’t come as a surprise to those who have been following Pie-related coverage here on …

Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta includes Night mode schedule option

So Samsung released the Android Pie beta for the Galaxy Note 8 today, catching us off guard (well, not completely, but it’s still a pleasant surprise) while everyone was fixated on the Pie release for the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy Note 9. And the first thing we did after installing …