Android Pie beta program now open to unlocked US Samsung Galaxy Be aware 8, Galaxy S8 and S8+ customers
Lastly, we’re seeing US Samsung Galaxy Be aware 8, Galaxy S8 and S8+ customers get the prospect to hitch the Android Pie beta program. Samsung has opened up the choice to unlocked system house owners for the time, nonetheless, which will change within the close to future.
Anybody in the US that desires to take part within the beta program have to register for it through the Samsung+ app (through /r/GalaxyNote 8 Reddit and /r/GalaxyS8). To seek out the suitable possibility on your system, you’ll be able to choose it below the Notices part.
After signing as much as the beta program on your particular system, you’ll be despatched an OTA notification to obtain the beta to your Snapdragon-powered system.
That implies that you’ll see firmware variations G950U1UEU5ZSAB and G955U1UEU5ZSAB for the unlocked Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Whereas the unlocked Galaxy Be aware Eight will get firmware model N950U1UEU5ZSAB.
The replace for all three units additionally consists of the most recent safety patches for the month of January 2019, and that full UI overhaul courtesy of Samsung’s One UI pores and skin.
It’s not instantly obvious if and when this beta program will hit non-unlocked units. What’s extra regarding although is the lack of know-how on when unlocked units will get the complete Android Pie replace.
Samsung has such a poor monitor document with unlocked models in the US is most positively a priority. We do hope that this is a sign that the South Korean model is popping over a brand new leaf.
How to join the Android Pie beta in your Be aware 8, S8 or S8+:
- Open or obtain the Samsung+ app
- Register for the Android Pie beta
- Look forward to an OTA replace on your system