Galaxy S8 Plus

latest android 8.0 oreo beta rolling out for the galaxy s8 and s8

Samsung has released the third iteration of its Android 8.0 Oreo beta firmware in the United States, following its rollout in the United Kingdom last week. Unlike the upgrade that made the rounds over the pond, this latest update bundles a number of miscellaneous bug fixes, according to the lengthy changelog. There could be a simple explanation for that, though: …

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Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Android 8.0 Oreo beta 3 now rolling out

Samsung is rolling out the third Android 8.0 Oreo beta to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in the UK, with the update now available for download over the air. It’s a 600 MB+ update for at least the Galaxy S8, and it looks like the only major improvement here is to Bluetooth stability. The November security patch is also …

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Galaxy S8 November security patch update is finally rolling out

Well, it looks like a good day for Galaxy S8 updates. Samsung just released a new Android 8.0 Oreo beta for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, and it has also started rolling out the November security update for the millions of regular consumers not taking part in the beta program. In fact, it seems Samsung has used the same …

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One Samsung device did get the September security patch, but not officially

In September, we saw tons of complaints from our readers about Samsung not bringing the September security patch to any of its devices. We still don’t know if the security fixes for September were incorporated into the October patch (they most likely were), but Samsung decided to put the September patch on the back burner and instead focused on plugging …

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Bixby Tip: Enable or disable Bixby’s voice wake-up feature with its quick toggle

The dedicated Bixby button on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 is no longer the nuisance it was in the early days of Bixby. Samsung initially released an update that allowed for preventing the Bixby button from firing up Bixby Home and then proceeded to make it completely non-functional with an update that prevents the button from waking up the …

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Galaxy S8 Android 8.0 Oreo beta 2 released in the US

Samsung rolled out the second beta firmware for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in the United Kingdom last week. It officially launched the Galaxy S8 Android 8.0 Oreo beta program earlier this month. The second beta firmware is now rolling out for beta test participants in the United States. Samsung is rolling out firmware version G955USQU1ZQK6 in the United …

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