Last Oreo Beta for Samsung Galaxy S8/ S8+ begins rolling

By | January 12, 2018


South Korean giant, Samsung has released the final Oreo Beta update for the high-end Galaxy S series smartphones, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Yes, the giant has rolled out the final Oreo Beta update for these phones ahead of its official stable Oreo update. All the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ users are anxiously waiting for the final stable Oreo update which is yet to be released by the company. 

Earlier, Samsung has also declared that their Beta testing for Android Oreo update is ending on the coming January 15th which is just a few days left. Today, the giant has released the final fix beta update for the phones. It’s much like a stable version which is still in its testing environment.



According to sources, the new Samsung Oreo Beta update weighs around 594MB. The update carries a build number ZRA5. Furthermore, the update also brings Security Patch for the January month as well. And of course, a bunch of bug fixes with some improved features as well. The company has also released a complete Changelog mentioned every single detail about this update. You can follow the screenshots which are enlisted below to know more about this update.



Surprisingly, Samsung has pushed this update in India for now. We hope to see the update go live in other countries by tomorrow as the beta testing for this Oreo system is going to be ended on January 15th. Sources suggest that the new and final Oreo Beta update will roll out to other countries such as South Korea, Great Britain, USA, Germany, France, Spain, and Poland.

If you are participating in Samsung’s Beta Program and have been testing out all the previous updates on your devices, you can go ahead and install this update to your device to see how Samsung is going to amaze you with the stable Android Oreo update.



Since the update weighs half a GB, it requires you to connect with high-speed Internet connection before actually downloading the update for your device. If you are already enrolled with the Beta Program of Samsung, you will be able to receive a notification if there is any new update available for you, you would see it and will be able to download this update. You can simply install this update manually by following basic instructions and your device will be upgraded with the new Oreo Beta.

Apart from this, you can even check for a new update manually as well. Just go ahead and follow below given path on your Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ smartphone to check for the update manually.

Go to : Settings >> Software Updates >> Download updates manually 

Once you see a new update, simply download it by tapping on to it. It will take a few minutes to complete the process. Soon, an Oreo Beta update will be downloaded to your device. Go ahead and follow the basic instructions to install the update on your device.

If you don’t like the Oreo Beta updates which you have previously installed on your device and want to downgrade it to the original Android Nougat update, you can do so by following our guidelines given here to downgrade from Oreo Beta to Android Nougat on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones.

Apart from this, the company is also releasing new color variants of this Galaxy S8 duos phones in various markets. The company has released Rose Pink color variant of Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones in the United Kingdom. The company has also introduced special SmartGirl Edition of the phone in various markets as well.

We could get to see some more update from Samsung regarding the official Android 8.0 Oreo stable update in the coming days. Hopefully, we would see the update from January 15th in various regions. Keep yourself updated with every single tech moments from us.