Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) receives Android Pie
Samsung smartphone that was introduced towards the end of 2017 with the Android 7.1 Nougat OS received the update to Android 8.0 Oreo in June last year. Today, Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) users started receiving the update to the latest, Android 9.0 version of the OS.
According to the report by SamMobile, the latest update for the Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) is, at the moment, available only in Russia, and there's still no news as to when it should come to other markets. The update is available through Samsung Smart Switch application and bright the security patches for February 2019 with it.
If you happen to live in Russia and own a Galaxy A8+ (2018) and you still haven't received an update notification, you can do it manually by going to Settings -> Software Update.
Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) has a 6" Super AMOLED 18:9 Full View display with FullHD (2220 x 1080 pixel) resolution. On the inside, it is powered by the Exynos 7885 chipset and a 3.500 mAh battery. Also, the device comes with IP68 water and dust resistance certificate as well as with a fingerprint scanner that is located on the back of the phone. It comes in two memory configurations with either 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage or 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
Next to the Galaxy A8+ (2018), the company has at the same time launched the Galaxy A8 (2018), and it's still be seen whether it will also receive the Andoid 9.0 Pie OS update.