Android Pie Update on Samsung Galaxy A6+

“Update 4/12/19:

The Galaxy A6+ Android 9.0 Pie update now available in Brazil, as reported by TudoCellular. The update arrives with build number A605GNUBU3BSC6 and has a size of approximately 1.3 GB. The firmware is shipped with the March 2019 security patch.

“Original Article on 3/23/19:

Samsung has started rolling out the Android 9.0 Pie update to the Galaxy A6+ smartphone with One UI interface. The update is currently seen in Poland region with firmware version A605FNXXU3BSC6.

The Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus came last year along with Galaxy A6 running Android Oreo out of the box. Now the Android Pie update brings some new features and also replaces Samsung’s TouchWiz UI with the new One UI.

The new features include gesture navigation, adaptive battery and brightness, app actions, and Slices feature.

The update weighs around 1.2GB in size and besides the new features, it also includes March 2019 Android security patch. Please note that this is a stable update and not a beta and seems to be rolling out in phases. So it might take some time to reach all eligible models and other regions around the globe soon.

Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus Specifications

The Samsung Galaxy A6+ is a mid-range smartphone which was launched in May 2018. It came with Android 8.0 Oreo with Samsung Experience skin on top and powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7 series chipset.

It holds a 5.6-inch HD+ (720×1480 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 18.5:9 an aspect ratio. The rear camera is 16-megapixel with an f/1.7 aperture, while the selfie camera has a 16-megapixel sensor with an f/1.9 aperture.