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Latest Firmware Update for Samsung A8 2016 - SM-A810F android Oreo 8

SM-A810F, mid-range mobile form samsung comes with Super AMOLED and Exynos 7420 and 16 MP, f/1.9, AF and 32 GB, 3 GB RAM and Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery.

it comes with android marshmellow 6 in stock, and we will discuss how to update the firmware step by step to android Oreo 8.0.

Download the Official and latest firmware for Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 (SM-A810F).

 What Is Firmware Exactly ?

Firmware is the software of your cell phone that operate the system, it responsible for running the Games, Apps and the function of the whole system.

when we need to install the firmware ? this question has a wide range of answer, but we can summary the answer in the next points :

-Mainly, Updating to next android generation.

-When the device is out of date.

-when the device is lagging.

-when the device is out of storage.

-when you lost the Network by  installing the wrong Firmware on your device. (But this not work by Stock Rom this done by Combination Rom)

● Firmware details for Galaxy A8 2016 

Device Name
Model No.


Galaxy A8 2016

Android Oreo 8


Before downloading the firmware, please make sure that your mobile model is exactly the same as SM-A810F (Galaxy A8 2016).

● Required files, data and download the firmware  for Galaxy A8 2016 (SM-A810F).

•  USB drivers for Galaxy A8 2016 (SM-A810F) « Link »

•  Firmware file for Galaxy A8 2016 model SM-A810F «Google Drive» «Mshare»

•  Odin software latest version to install Galaxy A8 2016 (SM-A810F) firmware « Link »

-Also Read [ Latest Firmware Update for Samsung A9 2018 ]

● How to Install Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 firmware correctly (step-by-step)


Step-1: After downloading the correct firmware form the likes above, charge the your Galaxy A8 2016 (SM-A810F) at least 30%.
Step-2: Make sure that you have installed Samsung USB drivers (How to install Samsung USB Drivers)
Step-3: Download Odin (Software that will be used to install the firmware for Galaxy A8 2016 (SM-A810F))
Step-4: Extract The .ZIP file you have downloaded before, after extraction you will find a file with format .tar.md5 as the img below.

Step-5: Extract Odin that you have downloaded before and open it.

[Section 1]

Step-1 Enable USB Debugging and OEM Unlock; in your Galaxy A8 2016 phone Go to Settings > Developer options. V.I.Step

-To show up developer options, Go to about > build number, click on the “Build Number” about 10 times. 

Step-2Power off your Galaxy A8 2016 (SM-A810F).

Step-3: After min, boot into downloading mode in your Galaxy A8 2016 phone.

*Old Samsung phones: press and hold Power + Home + Volume down for about 5 seconds.

*New Samsung phones: press and hold Power + Bixby + Volume down for about 5 seconds.

Step-4: After the previous step, you will find this screen, just press Volume up to continue.

Step-5: connect your cell phone into your PC with the included USB cable

Step-6: after downloading USB driversOdinfirmware file, as we have mention before in section Pre-Installation, and plugging the cell phone into your pc, Odin will recognize your mobile phone and show Added message as the img below.

Step-7: Click on PDA (AP) bottom and select .tar.md5 file you have downloaded and extracted in step-4, in section pre-installation.

Step-8: Just click start.

V.I Note Do not never turn off your pc while installing the Rom, or unplug the USB cable form the device.

Step-9: after finishing flashing, you will get a Green Message in the left corner telling you pass, congratulation ! you have installed your ROM.


After installing the firmware successfully, you should make a Format Reset to your device, to ensure removing and wiping the remaining unnecessary date, cash.

Now let's do this.

Step-1: Power off your Galaxy A8 2016 cell phone.

Step-2Boot into Recovery mode by Pressing and holding Volume Down + Home bottom + Power bottom together for about 5 sec 

Step-3: Now select Wipe data/Factory reset


Step-3: Then select Wipe cash partition

Step-4Once you have cleared the Cash, Data Just Reboot system now

[Important notes]

  • PDA has no importance at all, so you can download any firmware for your phone as long as your mobile model is exactly the same as SM-A810F.
  • Region is not important for you, you can flash your phone with any firmware's region.
  • This is the latest and official firmware form Samsung.

[Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)]

(Q)/can i flash my mobile with other countries' firmware ?
(A)/yes, of course but you have to make sure that you model is exactly the same

(Q)/how can i get my model number ?
(A)/go to settings/about will see you model number.

(Q)/will i lose OTA updates (air updates) ?
(A)/no, you will be ably yo update your phony via OTA.

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