Latest Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus brings October patch and stability fixes

If you're a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus owner, you might want to check your phone for the latest October security update.

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung has begun to roll out the update that brings the latest security patch and some stability improvements. The update started to hit devices in Europe but it should make its way to owners across the globe soon. It measures in at 479 MB and bumps the firmware version to G955FXXU1AQI9.

It is mentioned that DeX-stand is improved on this update and the stability of the phone launcher as well, this might have something to do with the announced support for Linux OS for DeX docks.This program is aimed at developers, to allow them to code on the go, although it could make the DeX experience even better by bringing more applications into the ecosystem. Even though the Linux on Galaxy program isn’t quite ready yet, But Samsung is working on it and this update might be one of them.

So you’re a Samsung Galaxy S8 or Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus owner and you want to check for the update, head into the settings app, tap Software update, then Download updates manually. If the update isn’t available yet just wait for sometime before it reaches you.

You can still grab a FREE VR headset when you buy the Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus at Lazada until the end of the month.

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