The South-Korean tech giant Samsung has started rolling out the August 2020 security patch update for Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310F). It comes with the build number A310FXXS5CSH3 and is based on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat version. The software update brings some of the bug fixes and system performance improvements as well.
Samsung is rolling out the firmware update via OTA in the European region and it may take some time globally. The update also brings the latest August 2020 Android Security Patch level to the Galaxy A3 2016 for better security and privacy protection. We have shared a full detailed installation guide along with pre-requirements, download links, and other tools. So, check out the full guide below.
The software update is currently available for Austria, Switzerland, Romania, Luxembourg, Spain, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Serbia, Ireland, UK, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Bosnia, and more region and offers the latest August 2020 Security Patch. If you have not received then you can check for the OTA update manually.
Check for OTA Updates on Galaxy A3 2016
OTA (over-the-air) update comes automatically to a device whenever the manufacturer released an Android update for a particular device. Most of the smartphone OEMs provide OTA updates to its devices in incremental mode and takes a few days to receive completely. However, if your device isn’t receiving any OTA updates automatically, you can check for it.
In order to check for the OTA updates manually on your handset:
- Go to your phone Settings > System Update.
- Tap on Check for Latest Updates.
- If the A310FXXS5CSH3 August 2020 patch update is available on your device, then tap on Download and Install it.
The software may be big in size. We recommend you to download the update file by connecting your device to a good Wi-Fi network as it will save your carrier data charges. Make sure to charge your phone battery up to 70% before installing any update.
A310FXXS5CSH3: Firmware Details
Here is a little info about the firmware which brings the August 2020 security patch for Galaxy A3 2016.
- Device Name: Samsung Galaxy A3 2016
- Model: SM-A310F
- Baseband Version: A310FXXS5CSH3
- Region: Europe
- Security Patch Level: 2020-08-01
- Software Supported: ODIN Tool
- Android OS: 7.0 Nougat
Supported Countries are
Austria, Switzerland, Romania, Luxembourg, Spain, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Serbia, Ireland, UK, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Bosnia, and more
How to Install August 2020 Update on Galaxy A3 2016
We have to follow the regular process of using the Samsung Odin flash tool to install or update the Samsung stock firmware on Galaxy A3 2016 device. We have provided the full guide below which will help you install the software on your phone. However, make sure to check the guidelines before you begin to flash the new update.
We’re at GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any kind of software or hardware problems occurs with your devices due to installing any third-party firmware. Proceed at your own risk.
Download Stock ROM
Here is the download link for the new August 2020 security patch update based stock firmware for Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310F).
Installation Guide for Firmware
After downloading the firmware file, you need to use Odin Flash Tool to flash it on your device. Here is a detailed guide which you can follow to install the firmware on your device.
Guide to Install Firmware on any Samsung Device via Odin Tool
You can check out our full-depth tutorial video as well:
We hope this guide will be helpful to you and you’ve successfully installed the Stock Firmware on your Galaxy A3 2016 device. If you’re facing any issues regarding this, you can write down your comments in the comment section below.