Sprint Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have started getting November 2017 Security Patch OTA Update with build number G950USQU1AQJH and G955USQU1AQJH respectively: Samsung has released the flagship smartphones from the company which are the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus. These are the latest smartphones from the company and are the successors to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge which were released by the company earlier last year.
Now, we have also known that the latest Galaxy S models were also released in the US and there are carriers which sell the device in the United States apart from Samsung selling their smartphones unlocked. One of those carriers, Sprint has also been selling the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus ever since the release of the smartphones in early 2017.
Therefore, the company has also been releasing regular system updates as well as security patch updates to its smartphones and it is time for a new update for the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus that are operating on the Sprint network. This latest update comes with version G950USQU1AQJH and G955USQU1AQJH for S8 and S8+ In Sprint respectively and this update has been rolled out by Sprint to the various Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus smartphones that are currently working on its network.
Looking at the update that has been released by Sprint, there is one major fix in this update which is the KRACK vulnerability fix that affected the Wifi of all the Android users around the world due to a flaw in the Android operating system. Apart from that, we have also come to know that this update installs the November security patch on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus which should improve the overall security of the device along with the KRACK fix.
Now, this update also includes performance improvements and various bug fixes that are common for any update released by a company like Samsung. Thus, you will have to wait for this update to come to your smartphone and install this update as soon as possible.