How to Install Galaxy A50 Android Pie Stock Firmware Update

Follow the given guide to install Samsung Galaxy A50 Android Pie stock firmware update. Galaxy A series is the Samsung’s mid-range lineup and meant to compete with comparable devices from Chinese competitors directly.  Galaxy A50 prove to be quite the value that comes with amazing features like tear-drop notch and multiple rear cameras. If you have Samsung Galaxy A50, then proceed to the given steps to manually install the latest Android Pie stock firmware update on your phone. Odin is Samsung’s official tool which is used to flash official firmware updates on Samsung smartphones and tablets.

Samsung rolling out the latest updates and security patches on monthly basis for most of devices. These updates usually provide a better experience, increase security and improve performance. In case, you have already modified your Galaxy A50 with TWRP, root or any other system-modification, you can even use this tutorial to restore your phone back to factory settings.

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Before proceeding to install Android Pie stock Firmware Update on Galaxy A50, take complete backup of all your important data. Now follow these instructions to flash Android 9 Pie May 2019 Security Patch manually.


This guide containing the Official Android Pie Official Firmware Update and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy A50. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the model number of your device by navigating to Settings > About Phone.

This firmware tutorial applies to various Galaxy A50 variants. The specific model numbers supported through this guide are mentioned ahead.

  • Samsung Galaxy A50 A505F
  • Samsung Galaxy A50 A505FN
  • Samsung Galaxy A50 A505G


DroidGuides will not responsible for any damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy A50 during or after the installation of Android Pie Official Firmware Update. Proceed at your risk.


  • Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy A50, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
  • Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy A50 USB Drivers on the PC.
  • Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy A50 by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
  • If you have a custom ROM installed on the phone, then after installing this stock update, it will be lost.
  • The stock version will replace the custom recovery.
  • If the Galaxy A50 will no longer belong to a rooted version, once the stock firmware installed.
  • Check the battery level of your Galaxy A50, and it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.

Required Files:

How to Install Android Pie Stock Firmware Update On Galaxy A50:

Step No 1: – First, download stock Android Pie Official Firmware Update and Odin v3.10.7 for Galaxy A50 on the desktop of your PC.

Step No 2: – Now, extract the archived contents to get the tar.md5 update file. Don’t extract the tar.md5 firmware update file.

Step No 3: – Turn OFF your Galaxy A50 to boot into Download Mode.

Step No 4: – Turn the device ON by pressing and holding the Volume Down + HomePower keys at the same time for a while till the construction Android robot and a triangle appear. Now press the Power button once again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.

Step No 5: – Launch Odin tool on your PC as an Administrator and plug your phone into your PC while your phone is in the Download Mode.

Step No 6: – One of the ID: COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number once the phone is connected successfully.

Step No 7: – Select the firmware files tar.md5 that you want to flash on your Galaxy A50. (Already extracted in Step No 1)

Click on ‘AP’ and select file with ‘AP’ in its name.

Click on ‘CP’ and select file with ‘MODEM’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘CSC’ and select file with ‘CSC’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘PIT’ and select the .pit file. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘BL’ and select file with ‘BL’ in it’s name. Ignore if there is no such file.

Step No 8: – In Odin, make sure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are ticked, but the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.

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Step No 9: – Click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the installation process. It will take a few minutes.

Step No 10: – Once the installation process is successfully finished, the Galaxy A50 will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.

Done! These were the simple steps to download and install Android Pie stock Firmware Update on Galaxy A50.

Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issues or questions regarding the above guide.

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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