Regardless of updates to Samsung’s roadmap indicating that Android 10 for the Galaxy S9 and S9+ could be additional out than anticipated, the corporate has simply began pushing the most recent Android construct to first telephones from 2018’s lineup. In distinction to the Galaxy S10’s extraordinarily sluggish rollout, the replace is already dwell within the US and some nations in Europe.
To this point, Reddit customers say they’ve acquired the replace in Germany, Lithuania, Spain, and the US (on Xfinity), however since stories are solely beginning to trickle in, we’d quickly see Android 10 in lots of extra areas and throughout extra carriers.
The replace has the January safety patch in tow and is available in at about 1.8GB to 2GB, relying in your gadget variant. It offers Galaxy S9 homeowners all of the goodies from Android 10, together with gesture navigation, darkish mode, improved sharing, and way more. Samsung provides a few of its personal options on high, like a local display recorder, fast settings adjustments, and basic enhancements to animations and system stability.
The corporate desires to deploy the brand new software program till not less than April, so relying in your telephone’s variant, you could be in for an extended wait. Head to the Software program replace entry in your telephone’s settings to test for the over-the-air replace. For those who’re significantly impatient, it’s also possible to obtain and flash the replace your self from SamMobile’s firmware archive, however you may lose all of your knowledge within the course of and would possibly presumably find yourself with a brick for a telephone — proceed with warning and provided that you completely know what you are doing.
We are able to at the moment affirm the rollout for the next carriers and nations (repeatedly up to date):
- US Mobile
- South Africa
Replace 1: 2020/01/31 7:31am PST by Manuel Vonau
US Mobile and extra nations
Samsung continues rolling out Android 10 and first folks in India, Italy, the Netherlands, Romania, Switzerland and the UK report that they’ve acquired the replace. In the US, US Mobile additionally offers first subscribers with the replace.
Unlocked US telephones and extra nations
A tipster confirmed to us that the replace is arriving on first unlocked US telephones. Folks primarily based in Brazil, Canada (Rogers), and Russia also can stay up for Android 10 because the rollout has begun in these nations, too.
US Unlocked replace display.
AT&T and extra nations
AT&T has formally revealed that it is rolling out Android 10 to its locked Galaxy S9 and S9+ telephones, and we have acquired phrase from first clients who affirm the replace. Additional stories say that folks in Australia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Latvia, Poland, Serbia, and South Africa are at the moment getting the brand new OS launch, too.
Replace 2: 2020/02/21 4:49am PST by Rita El Khoury
The Android 10 replace has began rolling out to S9 units on the Verizon community.
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