Download / Install Samsung Galaxy Note 9 N960FXXS2ARL3 / N960FXXS2ARL4 December 2018 Security Patch (OTA Update): In the earlier days, Samsung was very bad at providing updates to its device but time has changed and now Samsung has been focusing on user experience. Over the time, Samsung has slimmed down the stock apps and cleaned out its stock firmware to provide users with a great experience. Samsung has been providing regular monthly security update to Galaxy Note 9. Samsung has started rolling out the N960FXXS2ARL3 / N960FXXS2ARL4 December update for all the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. This is an incremental update which brings the latest security patch from Google, so it is highly recommended to install the update to be on the safer side.
This update is only rolling out for Samsung Galaxy Note 9 devices. If you are Samsung Galaxy Note 9 user, you may have already received the December 2018 Security Security Patch OTA update notification on your device. If the update has not been on your device’s system update section, then just wait for few more days for the update to come. We highly recommend you to install the update to be on the safer side. Android system should be updated to the latest build to stay safe from the malware attacks.
The OTA has been rolled out in various regions and only available for Samsung users. This update comes with the latest security patch update which was released by Google in December Security. The update comes with build number N960FXXS2ARL3 / N960FXXS2ARL4. The update brings some bug fixes which were available in the previous build. It also brings stability and performance improvements. Thus, you should download and install the update to your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 which will come as an OTA update to your phone.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 N960FXXS2ARL3 / N960FXXS2ARL4
- Device Name: Galaxy Note 9
- Model: SM-N960F
- Android version: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Build Number: N960FXXS2ARL3 / N960FXXS2ARL4
- Android Security Patch Level: 1st December
Manually Update Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to N960FXXS2ARL3 / N960FXXS2ARL4 December 2018 Security Patch
You can manually check for the update from Settings > Software update >Download updates manually. If there is no update showing on your device, then wait for few days for the update to come to your device as it is being released phase-wise manner or you can manually flash the full firmware using Odin Flash Tool.
Check sammobile website to get the latest firmware for your device.
How To Install Samsung Galaxy Note 9 N960FXXS2ARL3 / N960FXXS2ARL4 December 2018 Security Patch OTA Update
- First, download the firmware file from the download section above
- Now Enter the recovery mode on your device, then follow the linked guide below to Install Security Patch Update On Samsung Galaxy Note 9
- If you want to sideload the OTA then follow the guide below
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- If you want to Install the Full Firmware File then follow the guide given below (Odin Method)
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If the installation is successful, you will see the message Pass in the Log Tab.
Note: Before installing the updates, make sure your device is connected to a good wifi and your device has more than 50 percent battery life remaining