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G930PVPU4APL6 Sprint Galaxy S7 Brings Battery Life Improvements, LTE,WiFi, and Hotspot Stability

Sprint Galaxy S7 is getting an OTA update dubbed as build version G930PVPU4APL6. The update is still in Android Marshmallow based and not the final Nougat update yet. The said update includes several stability improvements such as  LTE, WiFi and Hotspot. The battery life performance is also significantly improved. And like the previous rleased the update also contains the new Android security patches for the month of December 2016

The G930PVPU4APL6 is prior to last months G930PVPS4APK1 released, to which has also been covered the month of November 2016. This is basically happening once in every month since Google and Samsung has been rolling out the monthly Security Maintenance Release (SMR) for Android devices.

Here are the technical details of the said update version G930PVPU4APL6.

Sprint Galaxy S7 SM-G930P Update version G930PVPU4APL6

What’s new:

  • Improved LTE performance
  • Improved WiFI stability
  • Improved Hotspot stability 
  • Applies the December Android security patches

Build version details:

  • Model number: SM-G930P
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: December 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930PVPU4APL6
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-9978521
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930PVPU4APL6
  • AP: G930PVPU4APL6
  • CP: G930PVPU4APL6
  • CSC: G930PSPT4APL6
  • Release date: January 16, 2017

Previous update:


  • Model number: SM-G930P
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: December 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930PVPU4APL6
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-9507190
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930PVPS4APK1
  • AP: G930PVPS4APK1
  • CP: G930PVPU4APK1
  • CSC: G930PSPT4APK1
  • Release date: November 28, 2016

So those who owns the Sprint Galaxy S7 (SM-G930P) and haven't receive the update's notification message yet, you folks might check the update right now. The G930PVPU4APL6 OTA update weighs at a hefty file size of around 495 MB to download.

How to Update 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 software.

Sprint Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge Updates G930PVPS4APK1 & G935PVPS4APK1

Sprint has pushed an OTA update that contains the November Android security patches on Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. It is eventually just a small OTA update that weighs at around 50 MB in file size. So by judging how small the file size is, it is surely just another Android Security Maintenance Release (SMR) to which came from Google itself.

The update has bumped up the Galaxy S7 current Android Marshmallow OS to build version G930PVPS4APK1. While on the other the Galaxy S7 edge has also moved to build version G935PVPS4APK1.

What’s New?

  • November Security patches
  • Device stability improvements
  • General bug fixes and other system enhancements

Sprint Galaxy S7 (SM-G930P) details :

 Android versionMarshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelNovember 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG930PVPS4APK1
 Kernel version3.18.20-9053331
 Build numberMMB29M.G930PVPS4APK1

Sprint Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935P) details : 

 Android version Marshmallow 6.0.1
 Android security patch levelNovember 1, 2016
 Baseband versionG935PVPS4APK1
 Kernel version3.18.20-9053331
 Build numberMMB29M.G935PVPS4APK1