The month of November is halfway through and the security patch for this month is yet to reach all the flagship devices worldwide. While T-Mobile in the United States has rolled out November security update for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, Samsung is still in process of releasing October security update for Galaxy A8.The latest Samsung software update comes for the Galaxy A8 model SM-A800F, which is the dual-SIM version. The October security update for Galaxy A8 brings in a total of 68 fixes to CVEs (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures). Moreover, there are also 7 bugs that will be fixed in the current firmware of the smartphone with the latest update.Users who have already received the October security update for Galaxy A8 can feel free to mention the changes and improvements they may have noticed. To check for the latest available update manually simply open Settings->About phone->Software update->Check for updates.You can also keep an eye out for all the latest available Galaxy A8 October update on our Samsung firmware platform. There is no official news from Samsung on when the update will be available for users across the different regions.Do keep us posted on all the improvements and new features you notice in the latest update released for the Galaxy A8.

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What's my model number?

There are several ways to locate your model number:

Option 1
On your device, go to Settings, then "About device" and scroll down to "Model number"
Option 2
Often times you can view the model number inside the device, by removing the battery
Option 3
Using Samsung's model/serial number location tool

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