Galaxy Note 8 Oreo Update: Finally the time has arrived for all those Samsung Galaxy Note 8 owners to taste the latest Oreo flavor on their Android loaded phones. Beside this the Note 8 owners will get the updated Samsung Experience 9.0. The first Note 8 Oreo build was leaked in France last week and it has been confirmed by many sources that it wasn’t any beta update.
So now its time to get our devices updated with this latest Galaxy Note 8 Oreo update Build N950FXXU3CRC1 for the international variants of the Note 8. This latest Android 8.0 Oreo update bring all the new features we have seen in the S8 and S8 Plus Oreo Updates previously.
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 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.
Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update details:
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Android Version: Android 8.0 Oreo
Build Number: N950FXXU3CRC1
Android Security Patch: March 2018
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 :
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.
Download Firmware: Download Android 8.0 Oreo N950FXXU3CRC1 firmware for Galaxy Note 8 N950F 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.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 N950F:
Download File : N950FXXU3CRC1_N950FOXM3CRC4_XEF.zip