After the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy Tab S5e, Galaxy A01, and other devices, the company has started turning out the April 2021 Security Patch update for the Galaxy S9 Star devices. The update is available for both the unlocked & carrier variants, and as of now, it is taking place in China and Hong Kong. We can expect the broader release in the next few days.
Related: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets April 2021 Security Patch update.
The Galaxy A9 Star’s latest update brings the latest April 2021 Security Patch update, and it also includes 30 fixes from Google and 21 fixes from Samsung. Apart from these, we can also expect a few other bug fixes, improvements, etc., in this update. The firmware versions of these updates are dropped below.
- China (Unlocked): G8850ZCS6CUD1
- China (China Mobile): G8858ZMS6CUD2
- Hong Kong: G8850ZHS6CUD2
If you are a Galaxy A9 Star user from any of the countries as mentioned earlier, the update will automatically arrive on your smartphone within a few days or hours. If the update arrives, install it to experience improved performance. Alternatively, you can also go to Settings>Software updates>Check for the updates.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Specifications
In 2019, Samsung launched the Galaxy A9 Star featuring a 6.3-inch display, 24-MP + 6-MP dual rear camera and a 24-MP single front-facing camera. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) Chipset paired with 4/6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The phone runs Android 8.0 (Oreo) and packs a 3,700 mAh battery out of the box.