G935W8VLU1APD3 Canada Galaxy S7 edge SM-G935W8 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Stock Firmware

Canada's Galaxy S7 edge SM-G935W8 official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow stock firmware release version G935W8VLU1APD3.

DeviceGalaxy S7 edge SM-G935W8
Android version6.0.1 (Marshmallow OS)
Android security patch levelApril 2, 2016
Baseband versionG935W8VLU1APD3
Kernel version3.18.14-7697308
Build numberMMB29K.G935W8VLU1APD3
Build dateWed 06 Apr 2016

Firmware G935W8VLU2APD3 Downloads:

Carrier CSC codesStock Firmware
Canada (Unlock version default)Link

Important Note: It is highly recommended to update the device to the latest firmware updates as it includes but not limited to, new or enhanced Apps and Features,  device stability, fixes and resolves known issues, additional improvements to the device performance such as camera, data connectivity, audio and video quality, and various system improvements.

You may check the newer firmware version here: Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935W8 (Canada variant) Stock Firmware

Stock firmware can only be use to restore the Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935W8 to its original Android OS state. It can be use only if and when the device has been modified in unauthorized way and no longer receives an OTA updates. It can unroot and fully restore it back to factory default settings.

Stock firmware were also a handy tool to fix if one have messed-up and ended up the device into a soft-bricked state, such as bootloop (the phone keeps on restarting all over and over again), or the phone just stuck in a Samsung logo splash screen.

Using a Stock firmware: How to Use Stock Firmware

Read the Full Guide: How to Restore Back Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge to Stock Firmware

Odin3 Flashing Procedures:

  • Recharge the phone or it should have at-least 50% remaining power.
  • Backup all important data stored in the phone's memory, such as contact, messages, music, videos, pictures, documents, and more.
  • Grab these tools:
    Odin3 Multi-flasher
    - Samsung smartphones USB driver.
  1. Extract the firmware package.
  2. Extract and run Odin3 multi-flasher .
  3. Reboot the phone in Download Mode (press and hold Home + Power + Volume Down buttons)
  4. Connect the phone to PC and wait until the recognized the phone
  5. Load the firmware file:
    - Single file - load in the AP button
    - Multiple packed  - load each file in Odin3's designated slots, such as AP, BL, CP, and CSC button
  6. Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked.
  7. Click the Start button, wait for a couple minutes until the installation finishes.
You may also perform the factory data reset to obtain a fresher and cleaner firmware installation. Doing so after every new update is installed may avoid or get rid of any lag issues.