Download Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520F/K/W Oreo 8.0 Stock Firmware

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 is a 2017 Variant of A5 Model. SO, there may be no One UI Pie 9.0 update. But, who knows Samsung widely spread out the One UI update to all It’s variants, Which receiving regular patch updates. But, Now From Official side, Only Oreo version is available. The manual method can be useful in a lot of ways. If you have rooted mobile, If you update using ODIN method, you will lose Root access. So, beyond Rooted devices, all other mobiles can use this method. Root users can use Flahify app, which can hold the Root access, even after the firmware flash. Bricked mobiles can unbrick using the following Manual ODIN method. Compare with Nougat some deep level Performance and Security measures are added in the Oreo version.
Samsung Galaxy A5 with Small Plants Background

Oreo 8.0 Firmware Flash- Samsung Galaxy A5 2017

Official OTA Method

If you want to update a security patch to the current month. Don’t go for manual method. Before that method, try this OTA Method.

The process is simple and straightforward;

checking for software update android

  • Go to your device setting menu and scroll down to the bottom

  • Tap on “Software Update”

  • You may have to refresh the page to start the OTA upgrade process.

Manual Method ( SM-A520F/ SM-A520K/ SM-A520W )

Note

  • Check Your Device Mobile No. If you flash Different model number, you will lose some features based on your region.
  • Battery Percentage Above 50.
  • Backup Your Device.

Using ODIN Method

Enabling developer option

  • Enable USB Debugging Mode and OEM Unlock; you’ll find these options at Settings >>> Developer options. If you didn’t see the developer options on your settings menu, then go to about >>> build number; click on the “Build Number” row for about ten times regularly to activate “Developer Option” on your device.

  • We are using third party software flashing. Download ODIN and install this also in your PC. In ODIN version, select Oreo supporting version ODIN.
  • Download Firmware For Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Official Firmware. Select recent firmware. When selecting firmware, refer- How to choose correct firmware.

A5 2017 Download Mode

 

  • Switch off your Mobile. Enter into Download mode->Volume Down+ Home+ Power Buttons. Connect Your Mobile To PC via USB Cable, After Samsung Logo Appear, Release all keys.

A5 2017 Download Mode Warning Screen

 

  • After entering into Download Mode, it will say Warning Press Volume Up button to continue.
  • Launch Odin Application.

ODIN Added Message

  • It Will Show the message added.
  • If you did not get this message Repeat the above steps.
  • After Getting Added Message Select, AP/PDA Button then Browse for the Firmware file selects it. Tick the Auto Reboot.
  • Press Start wait for the tasks to complete. It will automatically reboot after the process complete.
Check Firmware
  • You can Check the Firmware Details->Settings->About->Version.

Samsung Galaxy Oreo 8.1 Experience 9.5

This firmware update updates your mobile to Samsung Experience 9.5 with a lot of upgrade features compared with Samsung Experience  9.0.

Bixby

  • Bixby is like Google Assistant. Yes, Google assistant is best, But Bixby is Better in Samsung devices and can do a lot of things that GA Can’t do.
  • Bixby 2.0 added.
  • The natural conversation like Google Assistant.
  • Individual Feed recommendations
  • Faster response time compared with Bixby Older version.
  • Uber hail support added.

Dual Messenger

  • You can use a separate messaging account and use simultaneously.

Faster results

  • Search results from all in-Built apps and New results are added from Galaxy Apps and Google Play

Home

  • Whole new, Redesigned Icons and Shortcuts.

Quick Panel

  • Now you can manage notifications based on their categories.

Samsung Cloud

  • You can easily sync your photos and files easily with Samsung cloud. (In-Built)

SmartThings (formerly Samsung Connect)

  • Control your Samsung Devices with Bixby or using this app.

Samsung Keyboard

  • Improved settings and GIF Emoji Added. Emoji 11.0 Added.

Other

  • Find My Mobile improved with Custom Maps.

Wrap Up

Selecting correct firmware is the Major step in this process. If you follow all steps correctly, you can quickly flash firmware in your Samsung Galaxy A5 2017. If you face any problem or if you need any additional mirrors comment below.

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