How To Install Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie Stable Update: Users of Germany, India, and the Netherlands now will be happy, because Samsung opens the door of stable Android Pie update in these regions. Now you can install Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie official stable update based on One UI. The OEM is taking much time to release the stable update for Galaxy S8/S8+. After 4 consecutive beta updates, finally, Samsung started rolling out the Android 9.0 Pie stable update via OTA.
Today in this article, we will let you know how you can install Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie official stable update based on One UI. The Android Pie update comes with many new features and customizations along with build numbers G950FXXU4DSBA and G955FXXU4DSBA, respectively. You can now install Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie update and get the experience of the latest Android OS officially.
Nowadays Samsung is very busy and picked up a good pace when it comes to software updates. So after Galaxy S9/S9+, Note 9, and Note 8, Samsung started releasing the stable build for Galaxy S8/S8+. By following given below detailed guide you can easily install Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie update. Samsung rolling out the update via OTA and currently available in Germany, India, and the Netherlands.
If you are in the region and still can’t receive the update then you can check manually by going to Settings > Software update and tap on Download updates manually. If you are not in a region and excited to install Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie update. Then given below we share a link, you can just download the file from given link and install it by using the Odin tool.
Odin is a tool which is developed by Samsung officially, it is used to flash official stock firmware on Samsung devices. The official update comes with all the features of Android Pie and also brings Samsung’s new stock skin – One UI. If you are interested in installing Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie official stable update based on One UI. Then go ahead and follow the given steps.
This guide containing the Official Android Pie firmware and instructions are working with only Galaxy S8 and S8+. 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.
Latest Android Pie firmware is available for the following phones:
- Samsung Galaxy S8 G950F
- Samsung Galaxy S8+ G955F
DroidGuides will not responsible for any damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ during or after the installation of Android 8.0 Oreo Proceed at your risk.
- Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy S8 and S8+, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy S8 and S8+ USB Drivers on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy S8 and S8+ by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
- If your device is running on a custom ROM, then after installing this stock update, you’ll lose it.
- The stock version will replace the custom recovery.
- If the Galaxy S8 and S8+ will no longer belong to a rooted version, once the stock firmware installed.
- Check the battery level of your Galaxy S8 and S8+, make sure that the battery of your device is about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
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- Download OTA Package :
- Download ODIN v3.13.1
How to Install Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie Official Stable Update:
1: – First, download Android Pie Firmware and Odin v3.13.1 for Galaxy S8 and S8+ on the desktop of your PC.
2: – Now, extract the archived contents to get the tar.md5 update file. Don’t extract the tar.md5 firmware update file.
3: – Turn OFF your Galaxy S8 and S8+ to boot into Download Mode.
4: – Turn the device ON by pressing and holding the Volume Down + Home+ Power 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.
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.
6: – One of the ID: COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number once the phone is connected successfully.
7: – Next, select the firmware files tar.md5 that you want to flash on your Galaxy S8 and S8+. (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.
8: – In Odin, make sure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are ticked, but the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.
9: – Click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the installation process. It will take a few minutes.
10: – Finally, after the installation process successfully completes, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.
Done! You have successfully installed the Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Android Pie official stable update .