Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Meltdown and Spectre Migration Patches with March 2018 Android Security Updates


Here comes another round of updates for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge within this month of March 2018. Unlike any previous released, these updates deals the Meltdown Spectre and Migration Patches, while also bumping up the devices Android Security Patch level to March 1, 2018. In short, these updates brings fixes for Android OS vulnerabilities, and it does not bring any further changes to its features and other application.

So here goes  the updates for each Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S& edge variants.  Just make sure your precious Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge should received these important treatment to deal with this two huge security issues in the form of Meltdown and Spectre.




US Galaxy S7 and Galaxy  S7 Edge Updates

  • AT&T Galaxy S7 Updates
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930AUCS4BRC1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12564870
  • Baseband version: G930AUCS4BRC1
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)

AT&T Galaxy S7 Edge Updates
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935AUCS4BRC1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12564870
  • Baseband version: G935AUCS4BRC1
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Sprint Galaxy S7 Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 Nougat
  • Baseband version: G930PVPU6BRD2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12623509
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930PVPU6BRD2
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

  • Sprint Galaxy S7 Edge Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 Nougat
  • Baseband version: G935PVPU6BRD2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12623509
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935PVPU6BRD2
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

Verizon Galaxy S7 Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018
  • Baseband version: G930VVRU4BRC2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930VVRU4BRC2

Verizon Galaxy S7 Edge Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G935VVRU4BRC2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935VVRU4BRC2
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

US Unlocked Galaxy S7 Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G930UUES4BRC1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12483084
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930UUES4BRC1
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

US Unlocked Galaxy S7 Edge Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G935UUES4BRC1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12483084
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935UUES4BRC1
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

Europe Galaxy S7 and Galaxy  S7 Edge Updates


These updates may or may not includes the carrier branded S7 and S7 edge.

Europe Unlocked Galaxy S7 Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G930FXXS2DRC3
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12365438
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930FXXS2DRC3
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

Europe Unlocked Galaxy S7 Edge Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G935FXXS2DRC3
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12365438
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935FXXS2DRC3
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

Canada's Galaxy S7 and Galaxy  S7 Edge Updates


The update covers both the factory unlocked and specific carriers of which basically shares the same updates, such as Rogers, Bell, Telus, Freedom, Videotron, Fido, Koodo, Eastlink, and etc.

Canada's Galaxy S7 Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G930W8VLS3BRC2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-13017527
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930W8VLS3BRC2
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

Canada's Galaxy S7 Edge Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G935W8VLS3BRC2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-13017527
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935W8VLS3BRC2
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

Australia's Galaxy S7 and Galaxy  S7 Edge Updates


Telstra, Vodafone and Optus Galaxy S7 and S7 edge may received a different release builds to the factory unlocked variants. But,  it's still brings similar treatment for both devices.

Australia's Unlocked Galaxy S7 Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G930FXXS2DRCE
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12365438
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930FXXS2DRCE
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018

Australia's Unlocked Galaxy S7 Edge Updates
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Baseband version: G935FXXS2DRCE
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-12365438
  • Build number: NRD90M.G935FXXS2DRCE
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2018


You can read official explainers from Google Project Zero or meltdownattack.com or spectreattack.com.

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