The Global variant of Galaxy S9 has just received the G960FXXS7CTA2 January 2020 Security Patch Update. The update will be available all across the globe but as it is being released in a phased manner it may take some time to reach every user. This is a hotfix updates which brings new security patches to the devices are called incremental update.
Security updates are very important to keep your device safe and secure. Security patches address vulnerabilities in the operating system. So we always recommend users to keep your device and apps up to date. The update also brings stability and performance improvements to the device. The update is based on Android 9 Pie
About Samsung Galaxy S9 G960FXXS7CTA2
The OTA has been rolled out in some 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 G960FXXS7CTA2. 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 S9 which will come as an OTA update to your phone.
- Device Name: Galaxy S9
- Model: SM-G960F
- Region: Europe
- Android version: Android 9.0 Pie
- Baseband Version: G960FXXS7CTA2
- Android Security Patch Level: 1st January 2020
- Flashing Tool: Odin Flash Tool
Manually Update Samsung Galaxy S9 to G960FXXS7CTA2 January 2020 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.
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You can download any Galaxy firmware using Samfirm Tool, Guide: Download Latest Galaxy Firmware using SamFirm Tool
Using Frija Samsung Firmware Download Tool
Check sammobile website to get the latest firmware for your device
How To Install Samsung Galaxy S9 G960FXXS7CTA2 January 2020 Security Patch OTA Update (Europe)
- 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 device
- If you want to sideload the OTA then follow the guide below
- If you want to Install the Full Firmware File then follow the guide given below (Odin Method)
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