Sprint Galaxy S7 edge Android Nougat Update to version G935PVPU4BQAA Rolling Out

If you are a Sprint Samsung Galaxy S7 or a Galaxy S7 edge owners then you're about to receive the Android 7.0 Nougat updates for your device. Starting today, Sprint has started rolling out the said devices Nougat updates.

Again, this release isn't still part of the Galaxy beta program that have been releasing the Nougat beta way back in December, but it's an official public release.

Anyways, the Android 7.0 Nougat update brings a lot of new features and changes. It also includes the most recent Android security patch dated as February 1, 2017. The Galaxy S7 edge receives the Nougat update version G935PVPU4BQAA, while the Galaxy S7 also got the Nougat update version G930PVPU4BQAA.

Here are the details: 
  • Model number: SAMSUNG SM-G935P
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: February 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G935PVPU4BQAA
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-10318620
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935PVPU4BQAA
  • Release date: February 22, 2017

Android Nougat Updates Features

  • Android 7.0 Nougat OS upgrade
  • Provides new UX and various performance modes
  • Improved usability of the Notification feature and Quick settings button
  • Improved usability of the Multi-window
  • Improved setting menu and Always On Display
  • Efficient space for installation of downloaded apps, improved speed of system upgrade and app installation

This update is now live via Over-The-Air (OTA) and weighs at 1.3 GB in size.

How to update Sprint Galaxy S7 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 Galaxy S7 Android OS.