Posts From Max Weinbach

Max Weinbach
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Contributor to the XDA-Developers Portal. I do some Android stuff, focusing on Samsung phones. My Twitter is @MaxWinebach, Instagram is mweinbach, and my email is [email protected] If you have any questions or want to contact me for whatever reason, use that.

Leaked Snapdragon Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ and Note8 Android Oreo build brings February Security Patches

New leaked versions of Samsung’s Android Oreo update for the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, and Note8 have been posted online. These builds are not beta builds, but release candidate builds although they may not be officially pushed. This version of Oreo contains this month's February security patch. We cannot say what has been patched in...

New Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+, and Note8 Bootloader Prevents Flashing Out of Region Firmware

Samsung is rolling out a new update for the Galaxy Note8. These updates come with the January security update which brings some patches for the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, but it also comes with a new bootloader. An update bringing a new bootloader on Samsung phones means that you can not downgrade your phone after...