• Samsung releases first software update for the Galaxy Note 8

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    With two days left until the Galaxy Note 8 is officially released , Samsung is sending a software update to the handset - at least in Europe. According to the screenshot seen on the right , the very first Note 8 update weighs in at 571 MB, and doesn't change the Android version of the phone - it's still 7.1.1 Nougat. The update brings overall performance enhancements, improvements related to wireless charging, and improved camera stability.
    Unfortunately, the update doesn't seem to include Google's Android security patch for September, but we assume ...
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  • Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S5 receives update giving it the August 2017 security patch

    Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S5 receives update giving it the August 2017 security patch

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Even though the Verizon branded Samsung Galaxy S5 launched in April 2014, the graybeard apparently isn't too old to receive an update. The new software build to version MMB29M.G900VVRU2DQH2 brings the Android August 2017 security patch to the former flagship. In addition, the update fixes an issue that prevented the phone from connecting and pairing with some Bluetooth Low Energy devices.
    When you receive the notification telling you that the update has arrived on your phone, before you start the process of downloading and installing it, make sure that your Galaxy S5 is connected to ...
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