The official Android 7.0 Nougat update is now being rolled out for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge models, sold in Russia G935D variants. This update came with build ID G935FXXU1DQAS and based on Android 7.0 Nougat only for the model sold in Russia. This latest Nougat 7.0 OS brings new features and improvements that should offer a better Android experience than ever before. Samsung has rolled out this update in stages so not all users can get on their devices at the same time. If you want to manually install Android 7.0 Nougat official update on your Galaxy S7 Edge G935D, then you can easily do it using the ODIN 3.12.3 app. This simply given guide is excellent for those, running an Android custom ROM or can upgrade/ restore their phones to stock Nougat firmware.
By following this step by step guide, you can easily update your Galaxy S7 Edge to Android 7.0 Nougat. We always recommend you to update your Android phones to the latest official firmware. This latest firmware comes with the new Nougat features along with security patch. If you are interested in updating your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge G935D to Android 7.0 Nougat official firmware, then go ahead and follow the given steps.
|Build date||Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:19:32 +0000|
|Security Patch Level||2017-01-01|
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Before Getting Started:
- Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935D, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G935D USB Drivers on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935D 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 S7 Edge SM-G935D will no longer belong to a rooted version, once the stock firmware installed.
- Check the battery level of your Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935D, and it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
Steps to Update Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935D) to Android 7.0 Nougat:
Step No 1: – First, download Android 7.0 Nougat and Odin v3.12.3 for Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935D 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 S7 Edge SM-G935D 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 to 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 S7 Edge SM-G935D. (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 S7 Edge SM-G935D will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.
Done! You have successfully updated Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935D to Android 7.0 Nougat official firmware update.