Samsung well-known smartphone brand is now showering some love on older devices by providing the latest Android updates. Samsung is now directly pushing the OTA update for the last year mid-range smartphone Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017).
As per the source, Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) is directly been updated to Android 8.1 from Android 7.0. Currently, the new software update is rolling out in Poland and will soon hit other markets across the globe. After flashing the latest update one will be updated to new software version J530FXXU2BRH5.
Apart from the Android 8.1 the update also adds the latest security patch with August 2018. So be patient and keep checking the About the phone under settings panel for the latest software update.