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Third Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta is rolling out now

Samsung opened up the Galaxy Note 8 to its One UI (Android Pie) beta program last month. The handset has since received two beta firmware. The third Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta is now rolling out after the Galaxy S8 received its third build last week.

The firmware brings fixes for a handful of bugs in addition to the February 2019 security patch. Samsung today detailed its latest security maintenance release for devices on stable firmware.

Third Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta build is out

The Galaxy Note 8 running beta firmware will now receive an update notification for the latest release. Firmware version N950FXXU5ZSB1 is being rolled out for the device.

Some of the bugs that were discovered in the previous build include fingerprint sensor not working in Samsung Pay, lag when clicking on the recent app button, music playing automatically when Samsung Music was closed from the top bar and more.

The bug that prevented the Air Command icon from appearing when the S Pen was removed has been addressed as well. There are also fixes for the Secure Folder getting hanged when switching, Camera app forcibly closing when video screen ratio is changed and the photo editor crashing when an image was rotated.

The third Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta is now rolling out. Those who are on the beta program can get it by accessing the Software update menu in the Settings app and tapping on the Download and install option.

The stable version of Android Pie for the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to arrive in the next couple of weeks.

Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta

  • Model: SM-N950F
  • Dimensions: 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6mm
  • Display: 6.3" (160.02mm) Super AMOLED
  • CPU: Exynos 8895
  • Camera: 12 MP, 2x, 1 telephoto F2.4 and 1 wide angle F1.7 OIS

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raghujv0309
raghujv0309

Hello Team,
will it be available to Note 8 N950U1 unlocked (N950U1UES5CSB1) at all?

namit1ee
namit1ee

Hey Raghu i have the same model and software version and still waiting for the update. Did you ever receive it?

Wilian0161
Wilian0161

When will it be available for the Note 8 N950U1 unlocked? 😊? 🤔

namit1ee
namit1ee

Did you ever get it? I am still waiting 🙁

MagicalWingLT
MagicalWingLT

Well it looks like it’s on schedule for the Feb 19th release. If not then March the latest… Looking forward to it 🙂

cotti24e
cotti24e

I downloaded both mega and G Drive… Both of them are giving me an error and stops the update process…

cabbe86
cabbe86

Still working awesome 😀

cotti24e
cotti24e

can some of you guys, guide us the way to the update.zip? can’t wait to install it 😀

TECHFRIEND
TECHFRIEND

Beta masters, find & destroy all the bugs!

iliano
iliano

Zip update its here 🙂 Thanks you

cloudpunisher
cloudpunisher

Where is it please? Thank you! 🙂

Mha902
Mha902
Montpbm
Montpbm

Is this for the US version to? I don’t want to put any other version on there. Thanks!

hakan_710
hakan_710

We are waiting update.zip file from Abhijeet.

Abhijeet M.
Abhijeet M.

Haha, Henk should have posted it by now, grabbed it just a few minutes back.

locarno
locarno

LINK ?