Samsung Galaxy S9 receives a security patch from January 2021

Owners of older flagships from Samsung are now receiving a gift in the form of the first update this year. Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 + receive a security patch from January 2021. Unfortunately, they will not see the latest Android 11.

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The update was reported by the Sammobile portal and is currently available in Germany. We expect him to come to Slovakia in the coming days. The size of the update is approximately 114 MB and is built on the Android 10 operating system.

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The device should alert you to its presence automatically. If it doesn’t, just check the settings in the settings for an update.

Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 + receives an update on Android 10 already in Slovakia


  • We informed about the availability of the mentioned update about a month ago, it is only now coming to Slovakia.

The update to Android 10 is slowly starting to appear on Slovak models as well. Several of our readers informed us about this via Facebook.

In addition to the latest Android, owners of this smartphone can also look forward to the new One UI user extension in version 2.0, and there is also a popular gesture control function.

The update is quite large, taking up over 1.7 GB. We recommend using a Wi-Fi connection to download it. That is, if you do not have a large enough data package and almost 2 GB, you will not miss it.

The Samsung Galaxy S9 is getting an update on Android 10 sooner than we expected


The latest operating system – Android 10 was introduced in September last year. Manufacturers strive to update as many devices as possible and, of course, as quickly as possible. But it is not that simple.

In the case of Samsung, the owners of the current flagships from the Galaxy S10 series have long since survived, which will be replaced by the new Galaxy S20 soon after. Galaxy Note 10 owners have also received the update.

Earlier than we expected

Next in line are the flagships of 2018, namely the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 +. The original plan was to update these models in February. However, some owners in Germany are already reporting the presence of an update on Android 10, informs Sammobile.

The update is 1.8 GB in size, and the aforementioned Android 10 is not missing. We can expect that the update will reach Slovakia in the coming days.

Interestingly, users who have Android 9.0 Pie installed have now started receiving the update. Those in the Android 10 beta have not yet received the update.

Samsung Galaxy S9 receives the November update, and the quality of photos has also been improved


The November security update is starting to spread in the Netherlands, and will arrive in Slovakia in the next few days. Samsung claims that in this update it also worked on the quality of photos, which should be even better. The camera environment will not receive new functions, changes will probably only occur in photo processing.

Samsung Galaxy S9 updates

Update for Galaxy S9 bears the mark G960FXXU7CSK1 and for Galaxy S9+ G965FXXU7CSK1, informs Sammobile. Users of last year’s flagships will have to wait to upgrade to the latest Android 10. This year’s ones take precedence.

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 + receive the September update


According to the web SamMobile the South Korean manufacturer has just released another update for its model. This time it’s about last year Samsungu Galaxy S9, respectively Galaxy S9+. These flagship devices still achieve great qualities and that is why many people still own them today. That’s why we’re glad that Samsung constantly supports its models with regular updates.

Availability so far in America

The new firmware designations are G960USQS6CSH8 pre Galaxy S9 a G965USQS6CSH8 pre Galaxy S9 Plus. Apart from the updated security patch, we will not see any other news in this update. However, expect a groundbreaking update soon that will bring a completely new version of Android. Android 10 namely, these models will receive, together with the renewed superstructure One UI 2.0.

Many fixes

The current September security patch fixes several critical bugs. 17 of them were located directly in the environment from Samsung. To receive the update, you can also go to the smartphone settings, to the software updates section. However, after a while, you will definitely get it, via a notification in the status bar, so you will definitely not miss it.

The availability of the update in Slovakia is still unknown. If you receive it on your phone, be sure to mention it in the comments below.

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