Finally after a long wait Verizon US has started rolling out Official Android 8.0 Oreo update for Galaxy S8 units on it’s network. You can easily download and install stock Oreo on Verizon Galaxy S8 by following our guide below, this time the update is arriving as build G950USQU2CRB9 that is now live via OTA, according to reports the update is currently available in all across the US. Depending on the regional delays the OTA will knock at your device anytime soon. Here is list of new features Samsung added in the Android 8.0 Oreo.
We have also posted each possible way to update your Verizon Galaxy S8 on Android 8.0 Oreo, so go ahead and follow the instruction to install Stock Oreo G950USQU2CRB9 on Verizon Galaxy S8 right away! First head to Settings > About device > System update. See if this process helps you, if not just head to the Kies and Odin process below.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S8
Android version: Android 8.0 Oreo
Build Number: G950USQU2CRB9
Android Security Patch Level: Feb 01, 2017
Download Stock Oreo G950USQU2CRB9 for Verizon Galaxy S8
Kies: Process to update official Oreo update on Verizon Galaxy S8 via Kies. Follow this guide
If the Kies method didn’t help you follow the Odin process below.
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 download and install Stock Oreo G950USQU2CRB9 on Verizon Galaxy S8
Download the G950USQU2CRB9 firwmare zip from the link below and extract it.
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, then follow instructions over here to see the firmware flash process.
Once installed, simply reboot your device and you are done!
That’s it! If this guide helped you, please share it with others, Thank You.