Verizon Galaxy S7 edge Official Android 7.0 Nougat Update version G935VVRU4BQA2

It's about time for Verizon Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners to get a doze of Android 7.0 Nougat treatment.  Few weeks earlier we've seen  AT&T,  T-Mobile, and Sprint pushing the official the Android  7.0 Nougat updates on their Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge.  Though we've though Verizon variants  might take some further delays since they've dropped its participation in the Android Galaxy beta program way back in December. But now, big red is also started rolling out the official Android 7.0 Nougat updates on their own Galaxy S7 (SM-G930V) and Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935V)

Here goes the details for the Verizon Galaxy S7 edge Android 7.0 Nougat update, which is dubbed as build version G935VVZW4BQA2.  While for the flat Verizon Galaxy S7 Nougat update also got the build version G930VVRU4BQA2.

Android 7.0 Nougat update version G935VRU4BQA2

  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: February 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G935VVRU4BQA2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935VVRU4BQA2

These updates were released via Over-The-Air (OTA) and weighs at approximately 1.3 GB in size. So make sure to hit the update menu in your device settings if you haven't received the notification message yet.  Again, the roll out usually takes in stages, so if you haven't seen it coming, just keep on checking or at-least give a day or two.

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

How to update Verizon Galaxy 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 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 edge Android OS to Nougat.

[Thank's to Meagan]