Samsung is taking care of all devices from entry range to the flagships. The company is now more focused on Software and performance. The development team at Samsung has been pushing out a regular software update to its devices. The entry-level Android smartphones like The Galaxy J3 are also getting the latest security updates.
Samsung has started seeding out the latest January 2019 Security Patch update to Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 (SM-J330F) in some regions. The update comes with build number J330FXXU3BSB1 and based on Android 8.0 Oreo. Now some developers have uploaded the full firmware file. The full firmware name is LUX-J330FXXU3BSB1-20190218111739.zip and it is around 1.98 GB in size. If you want to install the firmware manually, follow the detailed guide mentioned after the download section below.
About Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 J330FXXU3BSB1
This update is only rolling out for Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 with model number J330F so don’t flash on any other models of the device. If you are a Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 user, you may have already received the January 2019 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 some regions and only available for Samsung users. This update comes with the latest security patch update which was released by Google in January Security. The update comes with build number J330FXXU3BSB1. 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 J3 2017 which will come as an OTA update to your phone.
- Device Name: Galaxy J3 2017
- Model: SM-J330F
- Region: Unknown
- Android version: Android 8.0 Oreo
- Build Number: J330FXXU3BSB1
- Android Security Patch Level: 1st January
Manually Update Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 to J330FXXU3BSB1 January 2019 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 J3 2017 J330FXXU3BSB1 January 2019 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 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