Samsung has started rolling out the September 2021 security update to the Galaxy Tab A 8.0. The LTE variant of the tablet has started getting the update in Mexico, but more markets could get this update over the next few days. The two-year-old mid-range tablet is currently running Android 11-based One UI 3.1.
The new software update for the Galaxy Tab A 8.0 LTE comes with firmware version T295XXU4CUI3. It includes the September 2021 security patch, which according to Samsung’s documentation, fixes more than 40 privacy and security-related vulnerabilities. The new update could also include general bug fixes and device stability improvements.
If you have the Galaxy Tab A 8.0 LTE and live in Mexico, you might have already received a notification of the new update. If you haven’t received it yet, you can check for it manually by navigating to Settings » Software update and tapping on Download and install. You can also download the latest firmware file from our database and flash it manually.