Snapdragon Samsung Galaxy S8 has now received G950USQU1ZQK1 Android 8.0 Oreo beta 2 OTA Update In the USA.Samsung has released the update for both Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus.The Android 8.0 firmware beta 2 Update comes with build number G950USQU1ZQK1.Users who are running first Oreo beta ZQJJ firmware will get the Beta 2 update.We highly recommend users to Update Snapdragon Galaxy S8 To G950USQU1ZQK1 Android 8.0 Oreo beta 2 Update
The update is for unlocked SnapDragon variants of Samsung Galaxy S8.It will also work for Galaxy S8 SM-G950U and Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint Galaxy S8 variants.The update comes with some bug fixes, performance and system stability improvements to enchance the user experience.This is a not an incremental update but a major update as its the latest beta release for the device.This Oreo Beta 2 update does not come with any bloatware and here is how you can install stock Android 8.0 Oreo firmware update easily.
The Update is available via OTA (Over-the-air) and currently releasing in a phase wise manner in The US.If your device is not rooted then you may have already received the OTA Update.If the update is not available on your device then wait for few days for the update to come to your device.You can manually check for the update from your device’s settings.Go to About Device > Software Update.Now Press the “Download” Button.Press “Restart & Install” Button.Rebooting will begin automatically.
Galaxy S8 G950USQU1ZQK1 Firmware details:
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S8
- Model: SM-G950U
- Android version: Android 8.0 Oreo
- Region: USA
- Build Number: G950USQU1ZQK1
Downloads Galaxy S8 G950USQU1ZQK1 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta 2 Update(Snapdragon)
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- Oreo Beta 2 OTA: G950USQU1ZQK1 (coming soon)
- Oreo beta OTA update: G950USQU1ZQJJ
- The device must be running on the latest AT&T firmware.
- Take a complete backup of device data.
- Keep the battery charge to 60% at least to prevent accidental shutdown.
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How To Galaxy S8 G950USQU1ZQK1 Android 8.0 Oreo beta 2 (Snapdragon)
Step 1. Download the firmware Zip file as per your device and rename the Zip file to Update.zip. Transfer it to the internal storage of your device and switch off your device.
Step 2. Reboot your device by pressing Bixby + Volume Up + Power button together.
Step 3. From the menu, go to Apple Update From SD option by pressing Volume Up and Down button and select it by pressing the Power button.
Step 4. Now, you have to browse and locate the ZIP file that is stored in the internal storage and press the Power button.
Wait patiently for the updating process to get completed and you can reboot your device normally to start using Android Oreo 8.0 Beta version and all its amazing new features.
You can install the Update using ADB Sideload method > How To Install OTA Firmware Updates Using ADB sideload
Using Odin Flash Tool You can flash the Firmware > How To Install A Stock Firmware Using Odin
Android Oreo stable version will be launched soon from Samsung as they are always ahead in releasing them for latest devices. In the meantime, you can get a taste of the beta version of Android O.