In just a couple of weeks after the launch, Samsung is rolling out a new update for the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10 Plus models. The new update brings security patches, bug fixes and performance improvements in tow. Here is everything you need to know about the Galaxy Note 10 update.

Galaxy Note 10 update detailed

One of the biggest surprises is that the Galaxy Note 10 update brings September 2019 Android security patch. Usually, the latest monthly updates are rolled out towards the month-end. The update carries firmware versions N970FXXU1ASHE and N975FXXU1ASHE.

Google has fixed 4 critical CVE items, 15 high CVE items, and 1 moderate CVE item with the latest update. Samsung, on the other hand, has improved the authentication circumvent for USB configuration, which will prevent brute force attacks on screen lock passwords. It has also improved Factory Reset Protection (FPR) bypass using Smart Switch. Samsung’s security improvements total 17, AndroidHeadlines report. Audio quality using wired headphones has also been improved.

How to update Galaxy Note 10, Galaxy Note 10 Plus

The Galaxy Note 10 update is about 160MB in size. You can head over to Settings >  Software Update > Download and install. As this is a phased rollout, it may take a few days before the update reaches your smartphone.

Galaxy Note 10 series specifications, features

With the Galaxy Note 10, Samsung is offering only one storage variant. It comes with 8GB of RAM, 256GB storage and is available for Rs 69,999. The Galaxy Note 10+ comes with 12GB of RAM and option for 256GB or 512GB storage. It is available for Rs 79,999 and Rs 89,999 respectively. The Note 10+ also supports expandable storage of up to 1TB via microSD card slot.

FeaturesSamsung Galaxy Note 10Samsung Galaxy Note 10+
Price6999979999
ChipsetSamsung Exynos 9825 SoCSamsung Exynos 9825 SoC
OSAndroid 9 Pie with One UIAndroid 9 Pie with One UI
DisplayDynamic AMOLED-6.3-inch FHD+-2280x1080pixelsDynamic AMOLED-6.8-inch QHD+ -3040×1440 pixels
Internal Memory8GB RAM + 256GB storage12GB RAM + 256GB storage
Rear CameraTriple – 12MP + 12MP + 16MPQuad – 12MP + 12MP + 16MP + VGA ToF
Front Camera10MP10MP
Battery3,500mAh4,500mAh