Software updates: Samsung Galaxy Note8

Use this page to identify software versions for the Samsung Galaxy Note8 as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

Android 7.0/Baseband N950USQU2BQJA

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings > About phone.
  3. Scroll to the Baseband version field.
  4. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Review software version details

 

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android 7.0

Baseband version:  N950USQU2BQJA

November 16, 2017

October/November Google Security updates

IMS roaming bug fix

Various bug fixes and software stability improvements

Available November 16, 2017

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

Android 7.0

Baseband version: N950USQU1AQI5

September 15, 2017

Out of box software update

Provides various bug fixes and software stability improvements

Available September 15, 2017

This is the launch software of the device.

Android 7.0

Baseband Version: N950USQUIAQGV

September 15, 2017

Launch software

Available September 15, 2017

This is the launch software of the device.

 

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: 383MB

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA) for N950USQU2BQJA

It is recommended to connect to Wi-Fi before completing the update.

 

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Software update.
  4. Tap Download updates manually.
  5. Tap OK.
  6. Tap Start.
  7. A restart message will appear, tap OK.