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.

Via T-Mobile [1] [2]