AT&T Galaxy Note 8 Oreo Update: So we have finally some good words here. The official variant of the Galaxy Note 8 N950U from AT&T has started getting the updated Android 8.0 Oreo. So if you have the official Android Installed on your device. You might get the OTA Update by now. But if you have modified your device, to any custom ROM or you have rooted your AT&T Galaxy Note 8. Then you can download and install the Oreo Update for Note 8 from the given link below. It’s the special AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 8 SM-N950U with the build number N950USQU3CRC2.
The latest updates also brings the Samsung Experience 9.0 for the Galaxy Note 8. Some of the Galaxy Note 8 users have got the Android Oreo 8.0 Beta with SE 9.0 on their devices already.
Now if you have you haven’t Rooted your device or you have flashed any third party ROMS on your device, then you might already have received the OTA update notification on your Note 8. But if you have injected new OS or Rooted your device, then you have to manually update your device Following this guide.
What’s New in AT&T Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Update:
This is not only the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. But there is one new improvement coming with this update, and that is the new Samsung Experience 9.0. Previously known as the Samsung TouchWiz was changed to the SE with the release of Galaxy S7. Here are some of the new features added.
- A whole new Samsung Experience 9.0 Keyboard and more standard Emoji’s.
- The New Snooze pin in the notification channel.
- New colorful lightning effect for notification.
- New Folders color for Home, and Folders hiding features.
- Apps like Facebook, WhatsApp, Messneger will now support dual accounts.
- New AOD (Always On Display) features Added in Oreo.
- New Transparent Notifications options for lockscreen
These are some of the new features discussed here. But when you will download this Android Oreo 8.0 update on your device, You will find more such changes.
For the Galaxy S8, S8 Plus and Galaxy Note 8 (International)here are the Oreo Updates:
Galaxy Note 8 AT&T Android 8.0 Oreo Update details:
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Android Version: Android 8.0 Oreo
Build Number: N950USQU3CRC2
Flashing your device Manually needs you to have following tools ready on the go.
2- Device Drivers.
3- Make sure to have at-least 60% battery before flashing your device.
4- Enable the USB Debugging by following Method
Go to Settings > Developer Options > Enable USB debugging.
How to Update Galaxy Note 8 to Android 8.0 Oreo :
Download Firmware: Download Android 8.0 Oreo N950USQU3CRC2 firmware for Galaxy Note 8 N950U for any country given below in the list. The update is first available for the European Countries. So you can download any version. You can later easily convert the language option to English.
Note for Newbies: To update Manually using the ODIN tool You need to make sure to have original ODIN tool installed on your PC. You can get the detailed ODIN installation guide here.
To enter the Flashing Mode, you need to Boot Your device in Download Mode with the help of this guide. If you are facing any issues in downloading and installing the firmware using ODIN, then you can comment below. We will make sure to sort out the issue for installing Android Oreo Update for the AT&T Galaxy Note 8 N950U.