Update Galaxy S8 G950U to Android 8.0.0 Oreo Firmware

June 18, 2023

Galaxy S8 T-Mobile finally gets the official Android 8.0.0 Oreo firmware update. Verizon was the first major carrier in the United States to release Android 8.0 Oreo for Galaxy S8. This means it’s only a matter of time before AT&T and Sprint receive these updates.

T-Mobile is now rolling out firmware version G950USQS3CRE2 for Galaxy S8. This update is being rolled out over-the-air (OTA) which means that it might take a while to go live in all regions.

Galaxy S8 T-Mobile Android 8.0.0 Oreo Firmware
Galaxy S8 T-Mobile Android 8.0.0 Oreo Firmware

This latest build comes with the product code TMB (T-Mobile) from the USA. Released on 24th May 2018, this Android 8.0.0 Oreo G950USQS3CRE2 firmware comes with the latest security patch and various tweaks with revamped features.

This update brings all of the features that are part of Android 8.0. These include the new picture in picture mode, multitasking support for apps, autofill feature, notification dots, dual messenger, edge lighting effects, and much more.

How to Install Samsung Galaxy S8 T-Mobile Android 8.0.0 G950USQS3CRE2

If you are eager to experience the all-new Android Oreo features on your Samsung Galaxy S8 then go ahead and manually flash it through the step by step process given below.

Firmware Info

Model: SM-G950U
Model name: GALAXY S8
Country: United States (USA)
Version: Android 8.0.0 Oreo
Build date: May 24, 2018
Product Code: TMB


If your Galaxy S8 gets bricked by following this tutorial, then we at DroidThunder.com will not be held liable for that. Although the chances are least still it is strongly recommended to go through the guide carefully.


This Android 8.0.0 Oreo SQS3CRE2 firmware must be flashed only on Samsung Galaxy S8 having model number SM-G950U. Installing this update on any other device or variant might brick your device.


  • Lack of battery power can interrupt the process. So ensure to charge your phone at least up to 60%.
  • Backup your contacts, apps, messages, call logs, notes, etc. using any app from Google Play Store.
  • Install the latest Samsung USB drivers on PC so as to detect your phone when connected with USB cable.
  • Enable USB debugging mode from the device settings.
  • (Optional) Temporary disable all the security tools as well as antivirus on your computer.



Android 8.0.0 Oreo SQS3CRE2

Samsung Firmware Installation Guide

Now that you’ve downloaded the latest update, it is time to install it on your device. Follow our guide given below to flash the Android 8.0.0 update.


Great! This is how you can flash the latest official Android 8.0.0 Oreo SQS3CRE2 firmware on your Samsung Galaxy S8 T-Mobile SM-G950U smartphone. Go to Menu > Settings > About Phone and confirm the same. If you face any difficulty while implementing the steps mentioned in this article, then don’t hesitate to comment below.

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