Official Oreo update for Galaxy Tab S3 Verizon is released. Just a day ago Galaxy Tab S3 SM-T820 got Oreo update in the US and now Oreo update for Verizon Tab S3 SM-T827V is rolling out in the same region. The Verizon Tab S3 SM-T827V Oreo update is rolling out via OTA as we are writing this post, it carries build T827VVRU1BRD4 with goodies of Android Oreo and latest April 01, 2018 security patch as well.
Android 8.0 Oreo for Verizon Tab S3: Details
Device Name: Galaxy Tab S3
OS: Android 8.0 Oreo
Build Number: R16NW.T827VVRU1BRD4
Android Security Patch Level: 1 April, 2018
Status: OTA is live
Once you successfully update your device on Oreo, you’ll get the stock Oreo update feature like auto-fill apps, picture-in-picture mode, fast booting speed, better notifications handling and Samsung Experience 9.0 skin just like you get on Galaxy S9. The update weighs in around 1.2GB in size and it should be around your device anytime soon. Just below we have mentioned the official way to get the OTA on your device by calling it manually.
Update Stock Oreo T827VVRU1BRD4 on Verizon Tab S3 SM-T827V
The update is on the full fledged roll out that means every user will get the update on it’s device depending on the regional delay. If you think the patience level is out of control, head to Settings >> About Device >> System updates, now tap on the check for new updates. It will tell you on the spot if the new update is available for your device.
Note: OTA update will on strike stock un-rooted devices, if you think you own a rooted device then you better switch to manual update process via Odin
Update Stock Oreo T827VVRU1BRD4 on Verizon Tab S3 SM-T827V via Kies
First You need to download Samsung Kies application. Download Kies
Install the application on your PC and Open it.
Connect your device to PC and wait for the Kies app to detect your device.
Now it’s essential to make a backup of your device by clicking on Backup and Restore tab in the Kies screen.
Once the backup process is done, just click firmware upgrade to start the update process.
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