Here are complete steps for installing and updating Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to latest June 2018 Android 8.0 Oreo firmware. Samsung recently started pushing June 2018 security patch to a number of its devices and finally, it has done so for the Note 8. Apart from the new security definitions provided by Google, Samsung has used this opportunity to address any reminiscent bugs or problems as well. Further, June 2018 build brings Hey Google keyword support for the Note 8. Based on the same Android revision as before, there aren’t many changes that you would find straight ahead but definitely, behind the scenes, a lot has improved. Through our manual guide ahead, multiple variants of Galaxy Note 8 can be updated to June 2018 Android 8.0 Oreo official update.
For users who were facing any system glitches and issues, try this guide to manually install June 2018 Android 8.0 Oreo update and hopefully, those problems will be fixed on your Galaxy Note 8. Despite the fact that this firmware install procedure would not affect your data, it is still a good idea to create a recent backup of all your apps along with your personal data just in case. As discussed previously, this singular guide will address multiple variants of Galaxy Note 8 so read ahead to find out if your model is supported.
Disclaimer: Please use this guide at your own risk. We, at TeamAndroid, would not be held responsible if you brick or generally mess up with your device. Further, the firmwares, system files or apps used are property of their respective owners.
June 2018 Android 8.0 Firmware Details:
This latest firmware update from Samsung arrives as part of maintenance builds that the brand does to improve on experience, remove bugs and provide up to date security functionality. Keeping on par with Google, Samsung has integrated latest June 2018 security patch into this build. Further, in this specific build, you can call out Hey Google and the phone will respond.
This firmware tutorial for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is for a specific model number and will not work if your phone is a different variant. Latest June 2018 Android 8.0 firmware is available for the following phones:
- Samsung Galaxy Note 8 N950F
- Samsung Galaxy Note 8 N950U
To make sure you own the correct Samsung Galaxy Note 8 model / variant, please see: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Model Numbers / Country Variants Guide. To check the model of your phone, go to Settings > About phone > Model number.
You might find these following Galaxy Note 8 related articles interesting:
- Install TWRP: How to Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.
- USB Drivers: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Drivers and How to Connect with Computer.
- Recovery Mode: How to Access Recovery Mode on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.
- Install Android Oreo: How to Install Android 8.1 Oreo on Computer.
- Custom ROMs: For a complete collection of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 custom ROMs, click here!
If you plan on rooting this phone or are still confused for why to root Galaxy Note 8, read: Benefits of Rooting Your Android Device.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 USB Drivers
You will need to connect your Android phone with the computer. For that, please make sure you have installed the USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy Note 8 properly. If not, you can download the latest official drivers from our Android USB Drivers section here:
All set and ready? Good. You can now continue reading below and update Galaxy Note 8 to Android 8.0 June 2018 official firmware update.
How to Install June 2018 Android 8.0 on Galaxy Note 8
Ahead, we have a detailed step-by-step procedure through which you can update Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Android 8.0 June 2018 build. The firmware is an official one signed by Samsung and we will utilize latest ODIN to flash it onto Galaxy Note 8.
Please read every line carefully and make sure you read the tutorial once before actually performing on your device.
- This tutorial is only for Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Please don’t try this on any other variants of the phone.
- Firmwares used in this post are official releases by Samsung for the Galaxy Note 8.
- Make sure you backup all your data in your phone before proceeding.
Complete Step-By-Step Instructions:
Step 1 – Download June 2018 Android 8.0 update from the following links for your specific Galaxy Note 8 model to your computer and extract the zip file.
Step 2 – Download Odin which will help you to install June 2018 update on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.
Step 3 – Switch OFF your phone. Now go to Download Mode. How? Press and hold the Volume Down + Bixby buttons together, and then press the Power button till you see the construction Android robot and a triangle. Press Power again to confirm to enter into Download Mode. Read: How to Enter Download Mode on Galaxy Note 8.
Step 4 – Make sure you have your Galaxy Note 8 USB drivers installed on your computer.