AT&T Note 5 SM-N920A units in the US are now getting latest security patch update from Samsung. The new update bumps the build number to N920AUCS5ERB2 that installs latest security patch for the month of December along under the hood improvements and bug fixes. The OTA is based on Android 7.0 Nougat that weighs in 15MB, the update is rolling out now as we speak, so you need a working internet connection to download the update.
We have been writing posts on other devices getting December patch and today we are here with the process to download and install the December security patch N920AUCS5ERB2 on AT&T Note 5 SM-N920A. This is not only a security update but also brings fixes for minor glitches in the firmware to enhance stability.
If the OTA doesn’t knock at your device despite manual check via Settings > About Phoen and System updates section then you need to install the firmware manually via Kies or Odin. Both processes are mentioned below along download links as well.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T)
Security patch level (SPL): February 1, 2018
Baseband version: N920AUCS5ERB2
Build number: NRD90M.N920AUCS5ERB2
Build fingerprint: 7.0/NRD90M/N920AUCS5ERB2
Release date: March 9, 2018
Android version: 7.0
File size: 15MB
Why it is important to install latest security patch update on the device?
The security update doesn’t seem major update but it is very important to install, the security patch once installed on your device becomes a great protection against Malware and different vulnerabilities. So we recommend you to keep your device up to date regarding any latest firmware update, sometimes apart from security fixes the update also brings improvements and bug fixes to enhance device stability.
Update February 2018 patch N920AUCS5ERB2 on AT&T Note 5
Kies firmware update process:
December security patch N920AUCS5ERB2 firmware tar for AT&T Note 5 SM-N920A:
Now follow instructions to see how to install the stock firmware on Samsung devices via Odin.
That’s it! Stay tuned for more updates.