Download/Install G930FXXS3ERHD September 2018 Security Patch on Galaxy S7 [SM-G930F]: Samsung rolled out the new G930FXXS3ERHD Android 8.0 Oreo official firmware update for Galaxy S7. So Samsung Galaxy S7 users should receive the appropriate Android notification anytime now. The build number of this firmware is G930FXXS3ERHD which is now available via OTA in various regions. to OTA (Over-the-air) update system / Samsung KIES. This is the September 2018 security patch. Navigate to Settings – > Software update to get the firmware update. But if you can’t install the update through OTA for some reason then don’t worry, you can still follow our given guide on how to manually update Galaxy S7 to Android 8.0 Oreo.
Keep in mind that G930FXXS3ERHD is a completely unbranded firmware, thus you should not get any pre-installed apps or extra language packs with this. In this guide, we’ll use ODIN flashing tool to update Galaxy S7 to G930FXXS3ERHD Android 8.0 Oreo. So go ahead and follow the given step-by-step guide carefully. Don’t forget to take proper backup of all your important data before proceeding to the installation guide.
This guide containing the G930FXXS3ERHD Android 8.0 Oreo firmware and instructions are working with Galaxy S7 only. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the model number of your device before proceeding to the installation guide.
G930FXXS3ERHD Android 8.0 Oreo Firmware Details:
Model name: Galaxy S7
Version: Android 8.0.0
Build date: Fri, 31 Aug 2018 05:20:55 +0000
Security Patch Level: 2018-09-01
Product code: BTU
AndroidXDA.net will not liable for any kind of damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy S7 during or after the installation of Android 8.0 Oreo. Proceed at your own risk.
- Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy S7, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
- Verify that you’ve properly installed the Galaxy S7 USB Drivers on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on your J7 by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
- If you have a custom ROM installed on the phone, then after the installation of the stock update it will be lost.
- The custom recovery will be replaced by the stock version.
- If the Galaxy S7 is rooted then after installing the official firmware, it will no longer belong to a rooted version.
- Make sure that the battery level of your phone is about 70% to avoid unexpected shutdowns while installing the ROM.
Steps To Flash G930FXXS3ERHD September 2018 Security Patch on Galaxy S7:
1:– First, download G930FXXS3ERHD September 2018 Security Patch and Odin v3.09 for Galaxy S7 on the desktop of your PC and extract the .zip files.
2:– Turn OFF your Galaxy S7 in order to boot into Download Mode.
3:– Turn the device ON by pressing and holding the Volume Down + Home keys at the same time and then press the Power button until the construction Android robot and a triangle appear. Now press the Power button once again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.
4:– Launch Odin tool on your PC as an Administrator and plug your phone into your PC while your phone is in the Download Mode.
5:– One of the ID:COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number once the phone is connected successfully.
6:– Select the firmware files that you want to flash on your Galaxy S7. (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.
7:– In Odin, make sure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are ticked but the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.
8:– Click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the installation process. It will take a few minutes to complete.
9:– Once the process of installation successfully completes, the Galaxy S7 will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.
Done! You have successfully updated Samsung Galaxy S7 to G930FXXS3ERHD September 2018 Security Patch firmware update.
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