SK Telecom has expelled a central Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OTA refurbish for all their Galaxy A8 users.
This central refurbish is being rolled out by Samsung in stages, it means that not all a users are stealing Marshmallow during a same time as others. If you’re looking to manually ascent your phone, afterwards we can use a Odin app.
This apparatus is good for those that are looking to revive their phones to batch Android, too, as we can do it in a same approach as we did with a Galaxy A8 device. Before starting a designation routine of this new central firmware we need to check these guidelines:
- use this post usually for a Korean Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800S devices.
– do not try to refurbish any other inclination with a files that we will find in this post.
– check your device indication underneath Settings About Phone and make certain that a A800S chronicle is listed there.
- download Samsung USB drivers from here.
– implement a usb drivers on your computer.
- for a designation of Android 6.0.1 program updates we will have to use a Odin app.
– for Odin to work with your PC we need to implement a usb drivers above, and to make certain that USB Debugging is enabled from your phone’s Developer Options.
– Developer Options competence be hidden, go to Settings About Phone and daub 7 times on a Build Number section.
– lapse to Settings, find Developer Options, capacitate it and afterwards find and capacitate USB Debugging option, too.
- the refurbish can be simply commissioned over secure firmware, though we will remove base access.
– any tradition Recovery will be transposed by a batch Recovery image.
– if a firmware is usually rooted, and it is still a Stock Android firmware, afterwards a refurbish will be practical though stealing any other information files.
- if your Galaxy A8 sports a tradition ROM, afterwards we can implement a new central firmware regulating Odin, though a ‘factory reset’ is mandatory, as we need to request it after a designation of Android 6.0.1 is done.
– a ‘factory reset’ stairs are listed during a finish of this post.
– bureau resetting a smartphone will purify purify a complement partition, though it won’t undo any information from inner storage.
– a ‘factory reset’ routine won’t undo any information from a inner storage data, as we will see usually a tradition ROM files and commissioned apps removed.
- in box your phone runs 100% batch Android firmware, afterwards we won’t see any information files private from a device, and we can get true to a designation partial of this post.
- this beam is unfailing to be used by modernized users only, as we can't be blamed if we section a phone nor in box we remove any information files.
- read a whole post, don’t skip any steps.
How to peep Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow central Update for Korea Galaxy A8 A800S:
- Download the A800SKSU1BPG2 Android 6.0.1 refurbish repository from here.
- Extract a archived essence of this new record and save them on your PC.
– save a files on your PC.
– we will obtain the A800SKSU1BPG2 tar.md5 updating file.
– this is a record we need to bucket in Odin and flash.
- Download Odin 3.10.7 from here.
– unzip a contents.
- Power off a phone.
- Boot it in Download Mode.
– press Volume DOWN + Home + Power buttons.
– recover them when a warning shade loads, afterwards press Volume Up to endorse Download Mode boot.
- Launch a Odin app.
- Use a usb wire to bond your phone with a PC around usb cable.
– wait for Odin to detect a phone.
– if a device is not famous we have to reinstall a Samsung usb drivers.
- In Odin click the AP button. Find and bucket the A800SKSU1BPG2 tar.md5 refurbish record in Odin.
- Press START when prepared to start a designation of Android 6.0.1 update.
- After a refurbish is finished we can see a acknowledgment warning shown by Odin, a phone will also restart.
- Use your default login info in sequence to recover control over your phone once again.
These were all a stairs that we had to take in sequence to finish a Android 6.0.1 refurbish for your Korean Galaxy A8 model.
If a FAIL warning is displayed by Odin, afterwards we will have to repeat a whole educational once more. If we repeat designation we need to make certain that we won’t skip any steps, and that your phone meets all mandate listed above a tutorial.
If a PASS warning is shown by Odin, though your phone enters in a foot loop, or it gets stranded during a foot animation shade for some-more than 20 minutes, afterwards we will have to ‘factory reset’ a device.
The ‘factory reset’ stairs are next and we should request them if you’ve commissioned a central refurbish over a tradition ROM, too. The ‘factory reset’ wipes purify a complement partition, though it won’t undo any information from inner storage.
Here’s how to bureau reset your device:
- power it off.
- boot Recovery Mode.
– it can be finished by dire Volume Up + Home + Power buttons during a same time.
– recover a buttons when Recovery Mode menu loads.
- select ‘wipe data/ bureau reset’.
- reboot device in normal mode and you’re done.
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