G935UUEU4APL4 US Unlocked Galaxy S7 Edge G935U Updates

An update for the unlocked Galaxy S7 edge SM-G935U is heading its way in the United States.  The update is dubbed as build version G935UUEU4APL4 and it's not a Nougat update yet but still in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow based. The G935UUEU4APL4 build carries the new Android security patches to which now covers up to December 2016.

In addition, this the third and the newest update we've seen on US Unlocked Galaxy S7 Edge so far, since October lat year. It may also seem come into our conclusion that this device might only get a quarterly security updates instead of the usual monthly release schedules.  Compared to other Galaxy S7 Edge models that had been receiving updates in a monthly basis.

Galaxy S7 edge SM-G935U Update version G935UUEU4APL4

What’s new: Android security updates
Build version details:
  • Model number: SAMSUNG-SM-G935U
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: December 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G935UUEU4APL4
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20-9978521
  • Build number: MMB29M.G935UUEU4APL4
  • AP: G935UUEU4APL4
  • CP: G935UUEU4APL4
  • CSC: G935UOYM4APL4
  • Release date: January 9, 2017

If you haven’t received the update’s notification message, you may check for it manually. To do so, simply head on to your device settings -> From Home screen > tap on Settings > About device and then Check for the update.

This update requires the previous released version G935UUEU4API3.
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: September 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G935UUEU4API3
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20-9049622
  • Build number: MMB29M.G935UUEU4API3
  • AP: G935UUEU4API3
  • CP: G935UUEU4API3
  • CSC: G935UOYM4API3
  • Release date: October 10, 2016

How to update Galaxy S7 edge G935U 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 device > 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 Galaxy S7 edge G935U Using Smart Switch for PC

The second method is a firmware update through Samsung Smart Switch for PC. You may head over to Samsung support page to where you can download the Smart Switch for PC, and then install it in your PC or Mac computer. Once you installed the Smart Switch, all you need is connect your Galaxy S7 edge into your PC using the USB data cable, then simply run and follow Smart Switch on-screen’s software update instruction.
  1. Connect the cable to a compatible USB port on your computer.
  2. Connect the other end of the cable to your mobile device.
  3. Allow your computer to install any required drivers for your device. This process may take a few minutes.
  4. Open Smart Switch on your computer, and allow it to make the connection.
  5. If a software update is available for your device, Smart Switch will automatically prompt you to update. At any time, you can click Update.
  6. Click Update to begin downloading the necessary files.
  7. Click OK to proceed.Your device may turn off and on a few times during the update process. Once complete the device will return to the Home screen.