Sprint Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge Updates G930PVPS4APK1 & G935PVPS4APK1

Sprint has pushed an OTA update that contains the November Android security patches on Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. It is eventually just a small OTA update that weighs at around 50 MB in file size. So by judging how small the file size is, it is surely just another Android Security Maintenance Release (SMR) to which came from Google itself.

The update has bumped up the Galaxy S7 current Android Marshmallow OS to build version G930PVPS4APK1. While on the other the Galaxy S7 edge has also moved to build version G935PVPS4APK1.

What’s New?

  • November Security patches
  • Device stability improvements
  • General bug fixes and other system enhancements

Sprint Galaxy S7 (SM-G930P) details :

 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelNovember 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG930PVPS4APK1
 Kernel version3.18.20-9053331
 Build numberMMB29M.G930PVPS4APK1

Sprint Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935P) details : 

 Android version Marshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelNovember 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG935PVPS4APK1
 Kernel version3.18.20-9053331
 Build numberMMB29M.G935PVPS4APK1




AT&T Galaxy S7 and S7 edge updates version G930AUCS4APK1 & G935AUCS4APK1

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are getting an OTA update that has just bumped up the device Android Security patch level to November 1, 2016. The update will now move the AT&T's Galaxy S7 to version G930AUCS4APK1 while the Galaxy S7 edge to version G935AUCS4APK1. It's basically a minor OTA update considering it file size for just around 50 MB, so we cannot expect anything new about it. The update is still base in Android 6.0.1 Mars-mallow OS, and it's not the Android Nougat update yet so far.

Furthermore,the Android Nougat beta is already hitting the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in the US. But noting that AT&T Galaxy S7 and S7 edge has not participated the said Android beta program event for some other circumstances, so we cannot speculate more about AT&T's movements.

What’s New?

  • Updates on Android Device Security Patch level to November 1, 2016.

AT&T GALAXY S7 (SM-G930A) UPDATE DETAILS :

 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelNovember 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG930AUCS4APK1
 Kernel version3.18.20-9439621
 Build numberMMB29M.G930AUCS4APK1

AT&T GALAXY S7 EDGE (SM-G935A) UPDATE DETAILS :


 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelNovember 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG935AUCS4APK1
 Kernel version3.18.20-9439621
 Build numberMMB29M.G935AUCS4APK1

This update will replace the previous release build version UCS4APJ4.

Verizon Galaxy S7 & S7 edge updates version G930VVRU4API3 & G935VVRU4API3

Verizon Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users who have participated Galaxy beta program has started to get the Android Nougat beta update last week. But for those who hasn't been able to register the Nougat beta testing event has yet received another dose of Android Marshmallow update today. The update is said to removed Samsung Milk Music as well as bumping up the Android Security Patch level to October 1, 2016.

In addition, the update might also include some bug fixes and other system enhancements. It may include the fix to the WiFi issues that has been reported by affected Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users. It turns out that the previous update has causes WiFi issues, the WiFi application rather turn itself on and off every few minutes. So better check the update your device has also affected such problem.

What’s New?

  • Removed Samsung Milk Music
  • Android Security patches to October 1, 2016
  • General bug fixes and other system enhancements

Verizon Galaxy S7 (SM-G930V) Update details :


 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelOctober 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG930VVRU4API3
 Kernel version3.18.20-8875708
 Build numberMMB29M.G930VVRU4API3

Verizon Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935V) Update details :


 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelOctober 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG935VVRU4API3
 Kernel version3.18.20-8875708
 Build numberMMB29M.G935VVRU4API3

AT&T Galaxy S7 & S7 edge Updates version G930AUCS4APJ4 & G935AUCS4APJ4

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge has yet received another round of OTA update that brings the October Android security patches. The update came out as build version G930AUCS4APJ4 for the Galaxy S7 and build version G935AUCS4APJ4 for the Galaxy S7 edge.

The update isn't just packed with Android SPL but rather there are also some few adjustments is going on. There is a new added feature such as the Full Screen Mobile Video Service, the volume improvements to Enhanced Push to Talk, and a fix for Voice Mail when it fails calling over non-LTE devices. And lastly, the removal of the Milk Music application.

What’s New?

  • Full Screen- Mobile Video Service
  • Android Security patches move to October 1, 2016
  • Improved volume for Enhanced Push to Talk (ePPT)
  • Fix for calls failing to go to Voice Mail when calling non LTE devices
  • Removed Milk Music
  • General bug fixes and other system enhancements

AT&T GALAXY S7 (SM-G930A) UPDATE DETAILS :


 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelOctober 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG930AUCS4APJ4
 Kernel version3.18.20-9439621
 Build numberMMB29M.G930AUCS4APJ4

AT&T GALAXY S7 EDGE (SM-G935A) UPDATE DETAILS :


 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelOctober 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG935AUCS4APJ4
 Kernel version3.18.20-9439621
 Build numberMMB29M.G935AUCS4APJ4

This update is hitting Over-The-Air OTA and weighs at around 260 MB in file size. This version will replace the previous month released build version UCS4API2.

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Updates version G930TUVU4APK1 & G935TUVU4APK1

T-Mobile has pushed the OTA updates on Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The update brings the October and November security patches but it also includes some new goodies, bug fixes and system enhancements. The said update will enable the  256/64 QAM applications, fixes to unexpected system crash and freeze issues and improvements to domestic data roaming.

The update will bump the T-Mobile Galaxy S7 to build version G930TUVU4APK1, while the Galaxy S7 will move to build version G935TUVU4APK1. This will replace the previous release build version G930TUVU4APIA (S7) and G930TUVU4APIA (S7 edge).

The technical details are as follows :

What's New?

  • Enable 256/64 QAM
  • Domestic data roaming improvements
  • October/November Security patches
  • System crash/freeze fix

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 (SM-G930T) details :

 Android version Marshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch level November 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG930TUVU4APK1
 Kernel version 3.18.20-8575098
 Build number MMB29M.G930TUVU4APK1

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935T) details : 
 Android version Marshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch level November 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG935TUVU4APK1
 Kernel version 3.18.20-9507190
 Build number MMB29M.G935TUVU4APK1


In addition about QAM, Quadrature amplitude modulation is widely used in many digital data radio communications and wireless data delivery applications. This feature will increase the speed on both Galaxy S7 and S7 edge during data transfer process.

How to update the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge via Over-The-Air:


  • Ensure your battery is fully charged before starting the software update. This is a must and very important part to get rid of some issues if ever the software update being interrupted due to a power failure.

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > Settings > About phone > Software updates > Check for Updates.
  2. If your device finds a new software update, tap Download now. When complete, a screen will appear advising you that the new version of software is ready to be installed. Tap Install update.
  3. The device will power down and power back on. A screen will appear stating that the installation has been completed. Tap OK.
  4. You’ve successfully updated your software.

How to Update the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Thru Smart Switch?


The second method is a firmware update through Samsung Smart Switch for PC. You may head over to your  local Samsung support page from where you can download the Smart Switch from there, and install it in your PCs or Mac computer. Once you installed the Smart Switch, all you need is connect your Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge into your PC using the USB data cable, then simply run and follow Smart Switch on-screen’s software update instruction.

For those who have a rooted Galaxy S7 or S7 edge, you folks might need to download the stock firmware itself – Galaxy S7 Firmware, Galaxy S7 edge stock firmware as your phone may no longer get the Over The air update as long as your device has been rooted or modified .  This process will completely unroot and remove any modification in your Galaxy S7 and S7 edge phone and restores it back to its official or factory default firmware.

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US unlocked Galaxy S7 and S7 edge updates version G930UUEU4API3 & G935UUEU4API3

The US factory unlocked Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge has just received another round of OTA updates. The update came out as build version G930UUEU4API3 for the Galaxy S7 (SM-G930U) and for the galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935U) is build version G935UUEU4API3. Both devices has bumped up its Android Security patch level to September 1, 2016. Other than that there are no further new features seen in the update but it includes some minor system performance enhancements and general bug fixes.

The said update is released to all unlocked version of Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge users across the United States, whether its using Verizon, Sprint, US Cellular, T-Mobile, AT&T, Tracfone, Metro PCS, and Cricket SIM card.

The technical details are as follows :

What’s New?

  • September Android Security patches
  • performance enhancements and general bug fixes.

US factory unlocked  Galaxy S7 (SM-G930U) details :


 Android version Marshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch level November 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG930UUEU4API3
 Kernel version 3.18.20-9049622
 Build number MMB29M.G930UUEU4API3

US factory unlocked Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935U) details : 

 Android version Marshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch level November 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG935UUEU4API3
 Kernel version 3.18.20-9049622
 Build number MMB29M.G935UUEU4API3