From the past week, Verizon Samsung devices have not received any new updates. However, Verizon is back, and it is spinning out new security patches to the Galaxy A11, Galaxy Note8, Galaxy S8, and Galaxy S8+. The new updates are gradually rolling out to the respective devices on the different firmware version.
Galaxy A11 Update
The Verizon Samsung Galaxy A11 has begun receiving a new update with the April 2021 Security Patch. The new update carrier the firmware number QP1A.190711.020.A115USQU4AUD6. The update doesn’t appear with any changes part from the latest security patch as per the changelog.
Galaxy Note8 Update
Verizon and Samsung have started rolling out the January 2021 Security Patch update for the Galaxy Note8 smartphone users. The firmware version PPR1.180610.011.N950USQU8DUD2 can identify the new update. There’s nothing new in the update besides the new security patch.
Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Update
The Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones have begun to receive a new update with the December 2020 Security Patch. The update carries the firmware version PPR1.180610.011.G950USQU8DUD3 for the Galaxy S8, and the firmware number PPR1.180610.011.G955USQU8DUD3 is rolling out to the Galaxy S8+ users.
The above mentioned Verizon Galaxy users can install the update from Settings>Sabout>Software updates.
Note: The update follows the staggered rollout by default. So, users need to wait for a few days to experience the update.