Galaxy J7 (SM-J727P) Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update

Android 8.1 Oreo now available on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J727P). The update comes with Aug 2018 Security Patch and build number M1AJQ.j727PVPU4BRH5.

There are several models under the Galaxy J-series such as SM-J700, SM-J710, SM-G610, etc, but the Oreo update is available for SM-J727P model.

Spotted by XDA Developers citing firmware database over at SamMobile reported that the latest update is based on Android 8.1 Oreo, while two other updates released this year were based on Android 7.0 Nougat.

Android 8.1 Oreo on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J727P)
Android 8.1 Oreo on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J727P) (credit: XDA Developers)

The Samsung Galaxy J7 was announced in 2017 however, Samsung has been releasing the Galaxy J series smartphones since 2015 under different models. The Galaxy J7 (SM-J727P) is powered by Snapdragon 625 chipset and has a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display.

The report doesn’t mention for which region this update was spotted and when it’ll be released exactly by Samsung, but you can download manually the Oreo 8.1 firmware which was provided by XDA member deadman96385.

Download the Android 8.1 Oreo update on Galaxy J7