N960FXXS6ETG1/N960FOXM6ETF7: Galaxy Note 9 gets July security update

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been updated to July 2020 security patch update via OTA. The update brings build version number N960FXXS6ETG1/N960FOXM6ETF7. This is a global rollout.

Previously, the Galaxy Note 10 series has already received the same update. The update is around 120 MB in size and currently being rolled in some countries.

If you are a Galaxy Note 9 user, you may have already received the July 2020 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, else you can manually download and flash the N960FXXS6ETG1/N960FOXM6ETF7 July 2020 Security Patch on Galaxy Note 9 using Odin by following our guide.

Galaxy Note 9 July Security Patch update is picked up in Europe

As we mentioned it above the update brings the latest security patch update which was released by Google in July Security. Most of the security vulnerabilities have been addressed. It also brings some bug fixes which were available in the previous build. Thus, you should download and install the update to your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 which will come as an OTA update to your phone.

N960FXXS6ETG1/N960FOXM6ETF7: Galaxy Note 9 gets July security update

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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  • Device Name: Galaxy Note 9
  • Model: SM-N960F
  • Region:
  • Android version: Android 10
  • Build Number: N960FXXS6ETG1/N960FOXM6ETF7
  • Android Security Patch Level: 1st July



  • July 2020 Google Security patch
  • Bug Fixes
  • Security and Performance improvements

How To Download N960FXXS6ETG1/N960FOXM6ETF7:

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

Steps to Install July 2020 Security Patch on Galaxy Note 9


RootMyGalaxy.net is not responsible for any damage happened to your device(s) while following this guide so please proceed at your own risk. However, we would be happy to help with any problems within our reach

Installation Guide (Manual Flashing using Odin)

  1. First, download the firmware file from the download section above
  2. Now Enter the recovery mode on your device, then follow the linked guide below to Install Security Patch Update On your Galaxy device
  3. If you want to sideload the OTA then follow the guide below
  4. 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

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Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma
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Dibyashree Sharma graduated in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela. For the past eight years, she has been blogging about Android, which she is really passionate about. She has built a good reputation as a reliable source. Away from the digital sphere, Dibyashree enjoys playing tennis, a sport she is as passionate about as she is about technology.

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