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Download J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 Pro

Download J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 Pro [SM-J250N]: Samsung pushed out the latest May 2018 security patch having build ID J250NKOU1ARE2 for Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro. Recently, Samsung rolled out the May 2018 security patch for various devices. After upgrading Galaxy J2 Pro to the latest firmware, the build number will move to J250NKOU1ARE2. The new firmware update comes with various critical vulnerabilities fixes which were found in the Android operating system. Also, the update contains some of other high and moderate-risk vulnerabilities fixes. J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and we have given a detailed guide on how to download and install J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch on Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro.

The Android 7.1.1 Nougat J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch is available through OTA (over-the-air) in some regions. Check software update on Galaxy J2 Pro and hit the download to upgrade your device to May 2018 Security Patch J250NKOU1ARE2 on the availability. As the OTA update arrives phase-wise and will soon reach every user running on Stock OEM firmware. Still, if the update has not yet reached in your region then you can manually install Android 7.1.1 Nougat May 2018 Security update on Galaxy J2 Pro. The firmware update comes with a few other software related issues from Samsung. Now proceed to check for the software update manually on the Galaxy J2 Pro.

J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch

Firmware Version Info

  • PDA: J250NKOU1ARE2
  • CSC: J250NKOO1ARE2
  • CHANGELIST: 13585462
  • BUILD DATE: 15.05.2018)
  • (Android security patch level: 01.05.2018)


  • The battery level of your phone must be at least about 70% – 80%.
  • You will need a Windows-based PC or laptop to install this firmware.
  • Create a full Backup on your phone before Installing any new firmware.
  • You need to Enter Samsung Download Mode.
    1. Power off your Samsung phone, press and hold Volume Down, Home and Power keys at the same time.
    2. Release all three buttons when Samsung phone reboot and you see a warning sign.
    3. Press Volume Up to enter the main screen of Recovery mode.
  • Make sure you have followed the steps properly. Don’t Skip and Read! – We are not responsible for any damage.


Please note that Android 7.1.1 Nougat May 2018 Security Patch given in this guide is working with the Galaxy J2 Pro.

How To Check /Upgreade Software Update on Galaxy J2 Pro?

  1. To check the latest software update on your Galaxy J2 Pro, navigate to Settings > About phone > Software updates > and tap the Check for Updates.
  2. If the new software update is available then tap the Download now button to start upgrading your Galaxy J2 Pro. The downloading process will take some time to complete. Once the downloading is finished then your device will be ready to upgrade. Tap on Install update.
  3. Wait for the installation process to complete and after that, your device will reboot. Tap OK.
  4. Done! Your device is now updated.

This was the method to upgrade your device via OTA and if you want to manually download the latest May 2018 security patch then connect to a strong Wi-Fi network. You can also download and install the OTA firmware on the Galaxy J2 Pro using ODIN Software manually. We have given the link to download the stock firmware and installation instructions below.

If you have not received the OTA update, rooted or installed any custom ROM, then you can simply follow this guide to the update manually by using ODIN Software. Follow the complete instruction to install new update on Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro.

Download J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy J2 Pro

How To Manually Install J250NKOU1ARE2 Update on Galaxy J2 Pro:

To Install J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security for Galaxy J2 Pro using Odin, follow the given link below.

Done! You have successfully installed J250NKOU1ARE2 May 2018 Security Patch on Galaxy J2 Pro based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

Let us know in the comments area below if you have any queries or trouble while updating your Galaxy J2 Pro.

Aamir Jamal

An Android Geek and audiophile who love to read and write reviews/tutorials about gadgets and new tech stuff. He has written 1007 guides and other posts.

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