How to Update the Software on the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)

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  • Update the system software


  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)
  • Android versions prior to Android 7.1.1 Nougat


  1. Open the Settings app
  2. Tap About device
  3. Tap Download updates manually
  4. If an update is available, follow the on-screen prompts to install

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