Major US carriers seem serious regarding release of latest security patch OTA’s for the Samsung device on their network. After Verizon, another popular US carrier T-Mobile has started seeding Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920T on it’s network with the latest security patch update. The new update arrives as build N920TUVU4EQJ3 that installs October security patch along a bunch of improvements in the firmware.
The update doesn’t increments the OS version, still it stays on Android 7.0 Nougat but this is an important update to install. If you are running older firmware on your device then this guide for you, in this post we have mentioned each possible way to update your device right away without wasting time.
The October patch N920TUVU4EQJ3 firmware for T-Mobile Note 5 N920T can be updated via OTA, Kies and Odin as well, but we recommend you try the OTA update first, go to Settings > About device > Check software updates. You can also install stock Nougat N920TUVU4EQJ3 firmware on T-Mobile Note 5 N920T using Samsung Kies, here we have posted a guide to update Samsung firmware via Kies.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (T-Mobile)
Android version: Android 7.0 Nougat
Build Number: N920TUVU4EQJ3
Android Security Patch Level: 1.10.2017
How to install October patch N920TUVU4EQJ3 update on T-Mobile Note 5 N920T via Odin
Your device should be charged 70% at minimum to avoid shutting down during the process.
Enable USB Debugging. Go to Settings > Developer Options > Enable USB debugging
Back up your important data.
Download Odin tool 3.12.3 from this link
Download the latest USB drivers for Samsung from this link and then install them on PC.
Process to install N920TUVU4EQJ3 update on T-Mobile Note 5 N920T
It’s the device to turn off your device completely.
Now boot your device into Download Mode, to do so follow this guide
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to update stock Nougat firmware on T-Mobile Note 5 N920T via Odin.
Download October patch N920TUVU4EQJ3 firmware for T-Mobile Note 5 N920T. Here
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