Software updates: Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime

Use this page to identify software versions for the Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

Android 7.0/Baseband version J327TUVU1AQK6

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and then tap About device to view the Baseband version.
  4. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Android 7.0/Baseband version J327TUVU1AQG1

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and then tap About device to view the Baseband version.
  4. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Review software version details

 

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android 7.0

Baseband version:

J327TUVS2ARC1

March 29, 2018

Google security patch

Various bug fixes and system improvements

Available March 30, 2018

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 7.0

Baseband version

J327TUVU1AQK6

December 7, 2017

IMS Roaming bug fix

various system improvements

Available December 7, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 7.0

Baseband version
J327TUVU1AQG1

July 25, 2017Various system improvements

Available July 25, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 7.0

Baseband version J327TUVU1AQF7

July 7, 2017

June security updates

Available July 7, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 7.0

Baseband version J327TUVU1AQCB

April 26, 2017

Original OEM software version

Available May 6, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

 

Determine update requirements

Your device must meet the following requirements to update your software to the most current version:

 

  • 50% or higher battery life
  • Data connection
  • File size: 18.01 MB

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA) for J327TUVS2ARC1

  1. From the home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Software update.
  3. Tap Download updates manually.
  4. Tap OK.
  5. Tap Start.
  6. A restart message will appear, tap OK.

 

Update from a computer

Follow the update requirements above, along with the following:

 

  • Use a Samsung USB cable.
  • Back up your data prior to completing the update.
  • Use the device or press any keys.
  • Remove the battery, if applicable.
  • Turn off the device.
  • Disconnect the USB cable until the update is complete.

 

You will not be able to place a call during the update, not even an emergency call.

  1. Download and install Samsung Smart Switch that is compatible with your computer from http://www.samsung.com/us/support/smart-switch-support/#!/.
  2. Connect the cable to a compatible USB port on your computer.
  3. Connect the other end of the cable to your mobile device.
  4. Allow your computer to install any required drivers for your device. This process may take a few minutes.
  5. Open Smart Switch on your computer, and allow it to make the connection.
  6. If a software update is available for your device, Smart Switch will automatically prompt you to update. At any time, you can click Update.
  7. Click Update to begin downloading the necessary files.
  8. Click OK to proceed.Your device may turn off and on a few times during the update process. Once complete the device will return to the Home screen.