Here is how to download N960USQU1CSAA Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has started receiving the Android Pie update recently. As we all know that nowadays Samsung is very busy in rolling out the Android 9.0 Pie OS update for all his latest variants. Many Galaxy Note 9 users have reported receiving the OTA update notification on their handsets. The update comes with build ID N960USQU1CSAA along with the latest January 2019 security patch.
This latest N960USQU1CSAA Android Pie update brings all the standard OneUI features such as a redesigned UI for several apps such as Samsung Messages, system-wide dark theme and much more. Here we share a simple detailed guide on how to install N960USQU1CSAA Android Pie official firmware on Galaxy Note 9.
Now the Galaxy Note 9 owners can install the latest Samsung One UI based on Android 9 Pie update and get the experience of Android Pie OS. The update is a stable version and comes with lots of customizations and unique features. This new firmware update brings all the Pie based features such as new Quick Settings, adaptive brightness, adaptive brightness, revamped UI and so on. Samsung started rolling out the Android Pie update via OTA, in a phase wise manner. Now proceed to download N960USQU1CSAA Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update.
You can check the update by going to Settings > Software update > Download updates manually. If you see the new build number is N960USQU1CSAA, then you can download and install it. Otherwise, you can install it manually using the Odin tool.
The Odin is a tool which is developed by Samsung. With the help of the Odin tool, you can flash official firmware on Samsung devices. We always advise you to keep updated your Android devices to the latest official firmware which is released by Samsung. If you are interested in installing Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update, then go ahead and follow the given steps.
This guide containing the Official Android Pie firmware and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy Note 9. 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, the model number of your device must be SM-C900F.
AndroidBlog will not responsible for any damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 during or after the installation of Android Pie Proceed at your risk.
- Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy Note 9, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy Note 9 USB Drivers on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy Note 9 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 Note 9 will no longer belong to a rooted version, once the stock firmware installed.
- Check the battery level of your Galaxy Note 9, and it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
How to Flash N960USQU1CSAA Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie Update:
Step No 1: – First, download Android Pie official update and Odin v3.10.7 for Galaxy Note 9 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 Note 9 to boot into Download Mode.
Step No 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.
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 Note 9. (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.
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 Note 9 will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.
Done! These were the simple steps to download and install N960USQU1CSAA Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update.
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