Samsung has finally started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus. The update has been rolled out first to the users who helped the beta test build. After then the update will be rolled out to all the users of the Samsung Galaxy S8a and S8 Plus.
The firmware version G955XXUICRAP is available for Galaxy S8+ in Germany and will be rolled out to other countries, including India Soon. According to a report by SamMobile, Beta Testers in Germany have started getting the update and it comes in smaller file size as compared to the Stable version.
The stabled version for the normal users will be rolled out in next few hours. According to the update, Oreo update for beta users comes with a file size of 487MB. You can go to Settings – Software Update – And then download and install update the update. The update also comes with the February security patch.
The Android 8.0 Oreo update for Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ comes with Samsung Experience UI 9.0 on top. The new Experience UI comes with new features like colored media notifications, Dual Messenger, new launcher shortcuts, improvements to the Samsung keyboard and biometric features. etc.
Though it comes with Samsung UI, It still has core UI features like Autofill, contextual app shortcuts, picture in picture mode, notification dots etc. If you are Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus user and got the update, let us know in the comments below or tweet us at @sidtechworld. Stay tuned to Sid Tech for more tech updates.
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