Samsung has released a new software update for the aging Galaxy J7 (2017). The smartphone was launched in mid-2017 and it’s amazing how the company still offers software support for such an old smartphone. The new update brings a new security patch to the smartphone.
The new Galaxy J7 (2017) software update includes the March 2021 security patch and is now available in Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka. Latest software comes with firmware version J730FXWS8CUD1. Along with the fixes from Google, the update brings a total of 19 fixes from Samsung to address various privacy and security issues. It may also contain general bug fixes and device stability improvements.
If you are a Galaxy J7 (2017) user in any of the countries mentioned above, you can check for the update manually by going to Settings ” Software update and tapping on Download and install. If you don’t want to wait for the OTA update to arrive on your smartphone, you can download the full firmware image from our firmware database and flash it manually.
The Galaxy J7 (2017) launched with Android 7.0 on board, but it received the Android 8.1 update in mid-2018. Samsung then updated the smartphone to Android 9 Pie in mid-2019. Earlier today, the South Korean company released the April 2021 security patch for the Galaxy J5 (2017).
- Model: SM-J730F
- Dimensions: Bar: 152.5 x 74.8 x 8.0 mm
- Display: 5.5 inch / 139.7 mm Super AMOLED display
- CPU: Exynos 7870
- Camera: 13MP