Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro now receiving the latest official update based on Android 7.0 Nougat. Recently Samsung has started rolling out the latest official firmware for Galaxy J7 Pro; model number SM-J730G with tons of new features and changes. Once you install this update, you will feel increased phone’s speed, conserve battery power; add some light touches to the system and much more.
The Android 7.0 Nougat comes with build ID J730GUBU2AQJ3 along with November 2017 security patch. Samsung rolling out the update via OTA (Over-the-Air), which means that not all users can get the update at the same time. If this OTA update is not yet available in your region and you can’t wait, then still you can install Android 7.0 Nougat official update manually by using Odin app. Odin is the most popular flashing tool which is used to flash an official stock firmware on Samsung smartphones and tablets.
By following this simple step by step guide, you can easily update your Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro SM-J730G to Android 7.0 Nougat official update. This latest update comes with several bug fixes, enhance the performance of the device, improve the overall stability and the good things is that you can get the experience of latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS officially. Before proceeding don’t forget to take the full backup of all your valuable data. If you are interested in installing this OTA Android 7.0 Nougat official update on Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro SM-J730G then go ahead and follow the given steps.
J730GUBU2AQJ3 ANDROID 7.0 FIRMWARE DETAILS:
|Model name||Galaxy J7 Pro|
|Build date||Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:16:11 +0000|
|Security Patch Level||2017-11-01|
This guide containing the Official Android 7.0 Nougat firmware and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy J7 Pro. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the model number of your device by navigating to Settings > About Phone, the model number of your device must be SM-C900F.
AndroidXDA.net will not be held responsible for any damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro during or after the installation of Android 7.0 Nougat Proceed at your risk.
Before Getting Started:
- Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy J7 Pro, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy J7 Pro USB Drivers on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy J7 Pro by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
- If you have a custom ROM installed on the phone, then after installing this stock update, it will be lost.
- The stock version will replace the custom recovery.
- If the Galaxy J7 Pro will no longer belong to a rooted version, once the stock firmware installed.
- Check the battery level of your Galaxy J7 Pro, and it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
How to: Flash J730GUBU2AQJ3 Android 7.0 Update for Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro:
Step No 1: – First, download Android 7.0 Nougat official update and Odin v3.10.7 for Galaxy J7 Pro on the desktop of your PC.
Step No 2: – Now, extract the archived contents to get the tar.md5 update file. Don’t extract the tar.md5 firmware update file.
Step No 3: – Turn OFF your Galaxy J7 Pro to boot into Download Mode.
Step No 4: – Turn the device ON by pressing and holding the Volume Down + Home+ Power keys at the same time for a while till the construction Android robot and a triangle appear. Now press the Power button once again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.
Step No 5: – Launch Odin tool on your PC as an Administrator and plug your phone into your PC while your phone is in the Download Mode.
Step No 6: – One of the ID: COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number once the phone is connected successfully.
Step No 7: – Select the firmware files tar.md5 that you want to flash on your Galaxy J7 Pro. (Already extracted in Step No 1)
Click on ‘AP’ and select file with ‘AP’ in its name.
Click on ‘CP’ and select file with ‘MODEM’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.
Click on ‘CSC’ and select file with ‘CSC’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.
Click on ‘PIT’ and select the .pit file. Ignore this step if there is no such file.
Click on ‘BL’ and select file with ‘BL’ in it’s name. Ignore if there is no such file.
Step No 8: – In Odin, make sure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are ticked, but the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.
Step No 9: – Click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the installation process. It will take a few minutes.
Step No 10: – Once the installation process is successfully finished, the Galaxy J7 Pro will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.
Done! You have successfully updated Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro to Android 7.0 Nougat official firmware update.