How to check for Software updates on Samsung Galaxy Mobile devices?

Last Update date : Sep 21. 2020
Software Update

Check for the latest software update for your Samsung phone or tablet to increase the functionality and security of your device.


All the versions of the Android are appears in alphabetical Order and are android code are named after sweet items. The version  history is given below :


Pie: Versions 9.0

Oreo: Versions 8.0

Nougat: Versions 7.0

Marshmallow: Versions 6.0

Lollipop: Versions 5.0

Kit Kat: Versions 4.4-4.4.4; 4.4W-4.4W.2

Jelly Bean: Versions 4.1-4.3.1

Ice Cream Sandwich: Versions 4.0-4.04 


You can find your current version by going to Settings, then About device or About phone  


We recommend updating your phone's software whenever an update is available, so you can make sure your phone stays in tip-top shape.

Note: It is highly recommended to connect to a stable Wi-Fi network before downloading a new software update. Downloading via mobile networks may result in additional charges. Please ensure that your Mobile device has enough storage space before performing a Software Update.

Check for available updates

Pie and above OS
1 Select Settings
2 Tap About device
3 Tap Software Update
4 Select Download and Install
Nougat and Oreo OS
1 Select Settings
2 Tap Software Update
3 Choose Download updates manually
3 Tap Software Update
Marshmallow, Lollipop and KitKat OS
1 Select Settings
2 Tap About device
3 Tap Software Update
4 Tap Software Update

Note: On some phones, it may say "System updates" instead of "Software update."

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