May security patch hitting Galaxy S8, S8+, A5, A7 (2017) and C7 Pro

Samsung begins to roll out May month security patch for the following smartphones – Galaxy S8/S8+, Galaxy C7 Pro, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 (2017). The software update is now live for Indian users. For galaxy s8 the new update will bump the version to G950FXXU1AQE5. The security update for s8 and s8+ arrives in 613.35 MB.


The build number for galaxy c7 pro will be in C701FDDU1AQE2. The software version will vary depends on the model number. The update file for this device weighs in 184.79 MB. The galaxy a7 (2017) users are getting this firmware in the version A720FXXU1AQD9 and download size comes in 174.35MB.

The latest update will also enhance performance, stability improvements and bug fixes for all these devices. Except May security patch it will not add any other new features. All the above specified handsets are receiving the software update via OTA. You can also check for the update manually from Settings menu.