How do I update my Samsung Buds Firmware?

Last Update date : Oct 18. 2021

Not too sure how to update your Galaxy Buds Pro, Buds Live or Buds2 firmware? Follow the below guide to learn how to update the software either via your connected compatible smartphone or via Windows PC/ Mac. The Galaxy Buds Manager program is available for both Windows 7/8/8.1/10 (32bit, 64bit) and Mac OS 10.8 however the PC will need to support Bluetooth to connect your Galaxy Buds.


Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices if you have an international device and require further support click here to reach out your Samsung subsidiary.


Follow the steps to connect and update your earbuds.

Using your smartphone
1 Launch the Galaxy Wearables app
Launch Galaxy wearables app
2 Scroll down the screen and select Earbuds software update
select earbuds software update
3 Tap on Download and install
Tap on Download and install
4 If an update is available to install tap on Download
If an update is available to download select download
5 Read through the pop-up message then tap on OK
Read through the pop up message tthen tap on OK
6 Allow the software donload to reach 100%. Once the update is complete, you will be able to use the Galaxy Buds+.
Software downloading
Using your PC/Mac
1 Launch an internet browser and download the Galaxy Buds Manager application.
Download Galaxy Buds Manager app
2 Once downloaded you will need to open the app
Open GalaxyBudsManager.exe file
3 Click Yes
Allow the pop up permissions
4 Read through the setup instructions then click on Next
Click Next
5 Agree to the Terms of License agreement then select Next
Agree to license agreement the select next
6 Choose a location to install the GalaxyBudsManager setup then click on Install
Choose a location to install the GalaxyBudsManager setup then click on Install
7 Allow the installation to reach 100%
Installing  GalaxyBudsManager program
8 Once the installation is complete select Finish
Click on finish
9 Run the Galaxy Buds Manager app then click on Connect
Click on Connect

Note: Ensure the Galaxy Buds are inside the charging case and the case is left open, so you are able to connect the Buds to your compatible PC.

10 Select your Galaxy Buds+
Select your Galaxy Buds+
11 Once your Galaxy Buds and PC are connected, click on Check for updates
Once your Galaxy Buds+ and PC are connected slsect Check for updates
12 If an update is available you will be able to download and install the software
Software already up-to-date

If you require further assistance, please consult the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page or contact our Samsung Care Australia experts on 1300 362 603 (Toll Free in Australia). You can also contact our Chat Support team or reach us through Samsung Members Community

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