Samsung released a new update later today with upgrades for the Galaxy S9 and S9 +. With this update, Samsung is distributing the security update for February 2021 from Google, and bug fixes and performance improvements in each update, so no new features are expected. It is recommended to back up the data before the update so that it is protected during the update. Update numbers for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 + with G960FXXSEFUA1 and G965FXXSEFUA1 can now be downloaded and installed via ⚙ Menu ings Settings → Software Update. For best performance, you should always keep your device up to date and regularly check for updates. More information about this update can be found below or from Samsung.
February 2021 -> Samsung Galaxy S9 series update for specs
The update contains the following build number, which can now be downloaded and installed using the update function via ⚙ Menu Settings → Software Update Download.
- Device: Galaxy S9 (SM-G960F) – Build Number: G960FXXSEFUA1
- Device: Galaxy S9 + (SM-G965F) – Build Number: G965FXXSEFUA1
- Release Date: 2021-01-04 – Security Link Status: 2021-01-01
New Features and Improvements for Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 +:
- The security of your device has been improved.
Software updates for Samsung Galaxy models
If you get a new smartphone or tablet, you will receive software updates from Samsung even after you purchase it. These may be new functions, but they are also security updates that are available for download. We recommend installing these updates as soon as they are released. It is very easy to be notified about the availability of new updates for your smartphone or tablet: Once the automatic update is enabled, you will automatically receive a notification on your mobile device when an update is available for download and installation.