October security update rolling out to the Galaxy A80 and A8+ (2018)

Samsung has released the October 2019 security update to a couple of mid-range devices in its lineup. The Galaxy A80 and the Galaxy A8+ (2018) have started receiving the latest monthly patch since yesterday. The former model was launched in April this year, while the latter hit the market early …

Galaxy A8+ (2018) Android Pie update rolling out in India

Samsung is now rolling out the Android Pie update for the Galaxy A8+ (2018) in India. The Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018) were Samsung’s first mid-range phones to receive the Pie update two weeks ago, and since then, Samsung has also updated the Galaxy A9 (2018) and Galaxy …

BREAKING: Galaxy A8+ (2018) Android Pie update rolling out in Russia!

Here’s more evidence that Samsung is working harder on software updates this year: The company is updating a mid-range device to the newest version of Android in early March. The Galaxy A8+ (2018) is now being updated to Android Pie in Russia. It’s rather surprising to see Samsung rolling out Pie for …

Galaxy A8+ (2018) update brings the February 2019 security patch

Samsung has been comparatively slow in releasing security patches for the last two months, possibly because of work on Android Pie. The Galaxy J6+ was the first device to receive the February 2019 security patch. Samsung has now started rolling out an update with this month’s security patch for the …

Galaxy A8+ (2018) update brings January 2019 security patch

January is nearly at an end, but Samsung is far from done when it comes to releasing the month’s security patch for its devices. It’s been a slow march compared to security patches from the last few months of 2018, perhaps because of work on Android Pie, but we’re seeing …

Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A9 (2018) also certified with Android Pie

Samsung’s original Galaxy A series lineup has been diluted heavily in the last few months, with the company launching devices like the Galaxy A7 (2018) and the Galaxy A9 (2018) without staple A series features like water resistance and Samsung Pay support. The Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) are …