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Samsung is pushing hard to keep up with software updates with almost all its smartphones. The most recent one to receive the update is the 2017 flagship — Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The company has just extended the lifespan these two smartphones by rolling out the latest June Security Patch update. According to a report by SamMobile, it’s a gradual rollout and is currently being rolled out to the unlocked version of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in Germany. We can expect to see a wider rollout in the coming weeks.
According to the report, the update package with build number G950FXXU9DTF1 and G955FXXU9DTF1 contains June Security Patch along with some other features on the operating system part. However, as of now, there are no specifics available as Samsung is yet to confirm the changelog of the update.
Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ specifications
Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with a 5.8-inch QuadHD+ (2960×1440) ‘Infinity Display’ with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 570ppi pixel density, while the Galaxy S8+ features a relatively bigger 6.2-inch display with resolution similar to the Galaxy S8.
Both the smartphones are powered by an octa-core Exynos Series 9 processor along with 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage. Both phones also come with a similar camera setup. The phones get a 12MP dual-pixel camera with OIS and an 8MP front camera. Some of the connectivity features included are Wi-Fi, NFC, USB Type-C, GPS and Bluetooth 5.0.