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Samsung Galaxy S9 Starts Receiving July Android Security Patch, Brings Camera Improvements

Samsung’s most recent maintenance release brings fixes from Android’s security announcement, and the company’s own fixes also. Samsung Galaxy S9 users are currently apparently accepting the July 2019 Android Security patch, and nearby basic bug fixes, the update brings along camera improvements also. The firmware version for this update is G9600ZHU5CSFC, and just users in Brazil are accepting the update for the time being. However, a broader rollout should be expected soon, presently that the most recent security maintenance rollout has started in Brazil. The updating rolling out over-the-air (OTA), and users in Brazil can check physically by going to Settings if they haven’t received a notification yet.

Samsung Galaxy S9

Sammobile reports that Samsung Galaxy S9 users in Brazil are accepting the July 2019 Android Security patch. The report has not shared the screenshot of the changelog, however takes note of that it brings the majority of the current month’s patches and fixes that are a piece of Android’s security release and Samsung’s very own patches too.

As mentioned, it additionally brings camera dependability improvements, and the report says that this update may incorporate the improved Camera Night Mode and the QR code scanner that works free of Bixby Vision. Users can attempt the QR code scanner feature by empowering it in Camera Settings, and afterward scan a QR code by pointing the camera at it. This feature was taken off to Galaxy S9, Galaxy Note 9, and Galaxy S10 users as of late, and even Samsung Galaxy A50 users got it a month ago.

If you cannot see the new Night Mode highlight even in the wake of installing the update, attempt to reset the camera app, to empower the new functions. To reset the camera app,

  • open the Camera app
  • Tap the gear icon to open camera Settings
  • press Reset Settings option situated at the bottom of the scroll.

We suggest you install the new July 2019 Android Security Update under good Wi-Fi condition and keeping in mind that the phone is on charge.

Samsung Galaxy S9 

Samsung Galaxy S9

Key Specs

  • Display 5.80-inch (1440×2960)
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 9810
  • Front Camera 8MP
  • Rear Camera 12MP
  • RAM 4GB
  • Storage 64GB
  • Battery Capacity 3000mAh
  • OSAndroid 8.0

Good

  • Excellent build quality and compact design
  • Stereo speakers
  • Good battery life
  • Snappy all-round performance
  • Very good rear camera
  • Vivid HDR display

Bad

  • Intelligent Scan feels clunky
  • Attracts fingerprints easily

Samsung Galaxy S9 Full Specifications

General
Brand Samsung
Model Galaxy S9
Release date March 2018
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 147.70 x 68.70 x 8.50
Weight (g) 163.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Removable battery No
Fast charging Quick Charge 2.0
Wireless charging Yes
Colours Lilac Purple, Midnight Black, Coral Blue
Display
Screen size (inches) 5.80
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1440×2960 pixels
Protection type Gorilla Glass
Aspect ratio 18.5:9
Pixels per inch (PPI) 568
Hardware
Processor octa-core (4×2.7GHz + 4×1.7GHz)
Processor make Samsung Exynos 9810
RAM 4GB
Internal storage 64GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 400
Camera
Rear camera 12-megapixel (1.4-micron)
Rear autofocus Phase detection autofocus
Rear flash LED
Front camera 8-megapixel (f/1.7, 1.22-micron)
Front autofocus Yes
Front flash No
Software
Operating system Android 8.0
Skin Experience 9.0
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 5.00
NFC Yes
USB OTG Yes
USB Type-C Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM No
Number of SIMs 2
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
SIM 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G Yes
SIM 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G Yes
Sensors
Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer Yes