How to View Information About Your Device on Galaxy Tab A (SM-T280)
Follow the steps below to view information about your device such as: status, legal information, hardware and software versions.
About Your Device
From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings.
Scroll down and touch About device to view detailed information about device.
Software update: Check for and install available software updates.
Status: View the status of the battery, network, and other information about your device.
Legal information: View your device’s open source licenses and Google legal information.
Device name: View and change your device’s name.
Additional device information includes the Model number, Android version, Build number, and more.
Use Software update to update your device's software.
From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > About device.
Touch Software update.
Touch Download updates manually.
Device will check for updates. If a new software update is available, follow the prompts to complete the update.
Once latest updates are installed, touch the Back key to finish.
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