Download A520FXXU4BRA8 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy A5 2017

Download A520FXXU4BRA8 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy A5: If you are a Samsung smartphone s=user and you own a Samsung galaxy A5 then we have brought a great news for you, you can download and install the latest January 2018 security patch on your Samsung Galaxy A5. Security patches for a smartphone is an important ingredient, without the latest security patch your smartphone is not safe, every month we faces an another type of malware so that every moth we get a security patch level upgrade which will keep us safe from that malware. It’s essential to keep your device up to date if you want it to perform well. Samsung has started to roll out the January,2018 security patch for it’s smartphones and Samsung Galaxy A5 was one of the variant to get it so early. if you want to install the January security patch then you must follow this guide carefully.

If we look upon Samsung Galaxy A5, it was launched a year back in  January 2017. The phone has a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) runs on Android 6.0 and is powered by a 3000mAh non removable battery. The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) comes with 1.9GHz octa-core Exynos 7880 processor and it includes 3GB of RAM. The phone has a 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 256GB through microSD card. The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is the dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone which accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options includes Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Barometer. Those all are the specs of the smartphone Samsung Galaxy A5 which are quite impressive, if you want to update the firmware and the security patch level of this device then continue reading this guide.

The update is rolling over the air(OTA) and it is sent in the phase-wise manner. In order to receive this OTA, you must be running Stock firmware without being rooted. You can flash the full firmware package from below download link if you have rooted Galaxy A5 or installed any custom ROM on Galaxy A5. if you have already received the update with build number A520FXXU4BRA8, then simply download it and start the installation process. If not, then you can follow the below instruction to check the OTA update manually.

Go to Settings –> About Phone –> Software update.

WARNING: will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy A5 while following this tutorial. Do it at your own risk.


  • This Firmware file is only for Samsung Galaxy A5. Don’t try this on any other device.
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise you may brick your device.
  • We are not responsible for any damage to your phone.
  • Ensure that your phone has at least 50-60% charged to prevent the unwanted shutdown in-between the process.


Steps to Install A520FXXU4BRA8 January 2018 Security Patch for Galaxy A5 2017

We have a full guide on how to flash firmares on Samsung device, you can follow that after downloading the file from above

Follow this guide >> How To Install A Stock Firmware Using Odin

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Anupam Bakshi
Anupam Bakshi
I am a tech blogger since 2016 currently working with Root My Galaxy Team. I am a student with better hold on writing language and some additional writing skills with perfect blend of technology.

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