New update for Galaxy S8 and S8+ getting May security patch and Transit service support for Samsung Pay
Samsung released new software update to its Galaxy S8
and Galaxy S8+
devices in China which installs the monthly security patch.
The update is arriving with the build G9500ZCU1AQEE and G9550ZCU1AQEE for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ and brings along a new feature alongside the security patch.
Speaking of which, Chinese Galaxy S8 and S8+ users (in Beijing/Shanghai) will now get support for Transit service via Samsung Pay. Samsung Pay app contains all the details for the Transit Service schedule just in case you are wondering.
As mentioned earlier, you will also get the May security patch which further enhances the security of both the handsets in addition to fixing bugs and performance improvements (of course).
It may take some time to popup notification of latest update appear on your device. Whereas the update is released in phases will take some time to reach your region. If you have not received the update yet then you can check for update manually using below steps:
- Open the Settings menu for your Android.
- Scroll to the bottom of the menu and tap About device.
- Tap System updates.
- Tap Check for update.
- Tap OK if asked to confirm.
- Wait while your device checks for updates.
- Tap Download or Yes if an update is available.
Before installing the software update make sure to sufficiently charge the phone at least 60% and stay connected to Wi-fi connection otherwise you will have to download pay for data package.