Tablet and phone firmware can vary between geographical markets for a given make and model of a device. The compatibilities presented below represent the results of LAVA’s testing of North American firmware unless indicated otherwise. LAVA recommends testing before large-scale deployments to ensure successful operation.

LAVASync Adapters Tested Devices List:

Note: The current list reflects updates issued from Samsung and tested by LAVA.








Build Number Note(s)
SM-T390 Galaxy Tab Active2 8.0 7.1.1
SM-T380 Galaxy Tab A (2017) 8.0 8.1.0 M1AJQ.T380DXU2BRK2
SM-T820 Galaxy Tab S3 9.7 8.0.0 R16NW.T820XXU2BRJ1 1
SM-T395 Galaxy Tab Active2 8.0 7.1.1 NMF26X.T395XXU2ARB2 2,3
SM-T590 Galaxy Tab A (2018, 10.5) 10.5 8.1.0 M1AJQ.T590XXU2ARJ1
SM-G960W Galaxy S9 8.0.0 R16W.G960WVLU2ARF7
SM-G950W Galaxy S8 8.0.0 R16NW.G950WVLU5BRG4
SM-N950F Galaxy Note8 7.1.1 NMF26X.N950FXXU3BRA8

1. The earlier firmware releases for the Tab S3 had serious issues with the USB-C PD Specification. The RJ1 update has eliminated the earlier issues and became available in November 2018.

2. The previous firmware of the Tab Active2 is not compatible due to problems with the tablet’s USB-C PD handling.

3. Only the Austrian version of the SM-T395 has been tested. Only the U.S. version of the SM-T390 has been tested.

4. The Tab Active2 with build M1AJQ.T390XXU3BRJ7 was only tested on the SM-T390. The SM-T395 was no longer available for testing, as it had been returned to the customer.

LAVA will assist in the testing of other tablets provided a sample tablet is made available. The sample tablet must be delivered with the intended build already installed.

The tablet features used by the LAVA products are not universal across the Samsung Tablet line. Samsung tailors the tablet firmware to a world region or country. Tablet versions created by Samsung for mobile carriers do not behave the same as the standard products. You must verify the behavior of the model of tablet and firmware build to be used before committing to any deployment.