“Samsung Mobile is releasing a maintenance release for major flagship models as part of monthly Security Maintenance Release (SMR) process. This SMR package includes patches from Google and Samsung.”
After rolling out security patches for July and updates, devices are already being lined up for Samsung August update. Samsung took up its official Security Blog to showcase the details of what users can expect from next month’s firmware update and security patches.Just as the story goes every month, Google will roll out its batch of key Android security updates. These updates will be buckled up by Samsung with fixes, and then finally rolled out worldwide. You can find specific details about the upcoming Samsung August update in the official blog post.
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