Samsung has started rolling out the latest Android 9.0 Pie update to some of its older smartphones. Samsung Galaxy J4, Galaxy J4+ and the Galaxy J6+ are now reportedly receiving the Android Pie updates skinned with One UI. However, Samsung Galaxy J4 is currently receiving the update in the Panama region, the Galaxy J4+ is reportedly receiving the Android Pie update in Thailand, Ukraine, Vietnam. The third device, Galaxy J6+ is reportedly getting the new Pie update in India, Iraq and Germany.
It should be noted that all the three devices earlier used to run the Android 8 Oreo. All the new updates for Samsung Galaxy J4, Galaxy J4+ and the Galaxy J6+ come with the April Android security patch. Currently, the new updates are being rolled out in stages and are limited to certain regions only, they are expected to reach other regions in the coming weeks.
Other than the latest security patch, the updates for all the Samsung Galaxy devices listed above come with bug fixes and major improvements over its previous update. But other than that, Samsung has also included its own One UI to the update of all the above-mentioned devices.
The new update is being rolled out via over-the-air (OTA) package for the Galaxy J4, Galaxy J4+ and the Galaxy J6+. The users of the above-mentioned regions will automatically receive the new updates on their phones. But in case it doesn’t happen, they can download the updates manually. The users of all the said devices can download the update by going to Settings of the phone. Then they need to click on Software Update then to Download updates manually. Once it is done, the phones will automatically search for the new updates when connected to the internet. Also, when the new updates are downloaded, the smartphone needs to be charged for up to 30% to install the updates.
It should be noted that the new update for the Galaxy J4, the Galaxy J4+ and the Galaxy J6+ comes with the new Samsung One UI which would update the previous Samsung Experience UI. And currently, only one of the devices in India (Galaxy J6+) is receiving the Android Pie update but the other two devices will also be receiving the new update in the coming weeks.
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