Showing posts with label Galaxy S7 OTA Updates. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Galaxy S7 OTA Updates. Show all posts

2018 January Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Updates includes Meltdown and Spectre migration patches

Here are the updates hitting the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge that brings up the Android security updates for January 2018. But nevertheless, these updates also includes the latest "Meltdown" and "Spectre" migration patches. The said fixes is about the recently found  critical vulnerabilities in modern processors in computers including the mobile phones.
Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors. These hardware vulnerabilities allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer. While programs are typically not permitted to read data from other programs, a malicious program can exploit Meltdown and Spectre to get hold of secrets stored in the memory of other running programs. This might include your passwords stored in a password manager or browser, your personal photos, emails, instant messages and even business-critical documents.



November 2017 Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge Updates aka The KRACK Exploit Fix

Last month the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge received the  "BlueBorne" fix, the Bluetooth vulnerability security patches. This time around another round of updates hitting each devices that does not only bringing the monthly security updates, but it also includes "KRACK" exploit fix.  Whatever that is, it simply means as the Wi-FI vulnerability patches.

KRACK (Key Reinstallation Attack) is a severe replay attack on the Wi-Fi Protected Access protocol that secures Wi-Fi connections. It was discovered in 2016 by the Belgian researchers Mathy Vanhoef and Frank Piessens of the University of Leuven.
We discovered serious weaknesses in WPA2, a protocol that secures all modern protected Wi-Fi networks. An attacker within range of a victim can exploit these weaknesses using key reinstallation attacks (KRACKs). Concretely, attackers can use this novel attack technique to read information that was previously assumed to be safely encrypted. This can be abused to steal sensitive information such as credit card numbers, passwords, chat messages, emails, photos, and so on. The attack works against all modern protected Wi-Fi networks.


Galaxy S7, S7 Edge August 2017 Updates

Here goes Galaxy S7 and Galaxy  S7 edge official release updates for the month of August 2017. As time goes on this devices has received the monthly Android security maintenance for the past couple of months since its launched. This time around let's take a look inside of the new updates for the whole month of August across the world. Noting that these updates has one thing in common, and that is bumping  up the Android security patch level to August 1, 2017.

First, here comes the updates of which officially rolled out in the United States Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users.  This includes all major US carriers such as AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, and the factory unlocked variant.

AT&T's Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935A) and Galaxy S7  (SM-G930A)


Bringing the Android device security updates for the month of August 2017. These updates weighs at 41.6MB in file size,  of which officially rolled out on August 28, 2017.





Galaxy S7 & S7 edge July 2017 Android Security Patch Updates

Here are the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge updates that we have been gathered  for the whole month of July 2017.  Most of these updates includes the July 2017 Security patch that basically bumped-up the device Android security patch level to July 1, 2017. However, other releases also contains fixes to known issues, performance improvements, and other system enhancements.

You may simply find your Galaxy S7 and or a Galaxy S7 phone in the list below to take a closer look if your device already received the said update.

US Unlocked Galaxy S7 / Galaxy S7 edge Updates


This update is release to all factory unlocked version of the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge no matter what SIM-card the device used.  Either Cricket, C-Spire, Boost, Tracfone, Blue Grass Cellular, US Cellular, Virgin-Mobile, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and all the retail factory unlocked Galaxy S7/S7edge in the US.



Galaxy S7 & S7edge 2017 June Android Security Patch Updates

Here's another round of the monthly Android security updates landed on Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge throughout the month June 2017. Since we already hitting the month-end of June, so we've rounding up a list of all updates that brings none other than the June 2017 security patches.

You may simply find your Galaxy S7 and or a Galaxy S7 phone in the list below to take a closer look if your device already received the said update.

United States - June 2017 Android Security Updates on Galaxy S7 and S7 edge


First on the list below are the June 2017 Security updates landed on Galaxy S7 and S7 edge variants in the United States.

AT&T Galaxy S7 / Galaxy S7 edge Updates


For AT&T Galaxy S7 and S7 edge updates were not soly brings the June 2017 Security enhancements but rather also includes additional fixes and several improvements. The updates also contains various fixes, including Calendar fixes, Samsung Knox fixes, and Messaging fixes. While the rest such as stability improvements, and the Video calling improvements were also addressed. The rolling out were scheduled to start on July 6, 2017.



Galaxy S7 May 2017 Android Security Updates 5/1/2017-5/31/2017

The Samsung Galaxy S7 has received the monthly Android security updates. This time, we are going to tackle an update that contains the May 1, 2017 Android Security Patch Level.

Out here, we are rounding up each release build version according to regions and mobile network providers across the world.

What New in May 2017 Android Security Updates


The May 2017 Android device monthly Security Maintenance Release (SMR) brings 50 patches from Google and 11 from Samsung's vulnerabilities and exposures, according to Samsung Mobile Security Bulletin.
http://security.samsungmobile.com/smrupdate.html#SMR-MAY-2017




AT&T Galaxy S7 and S7 edge April 2017 Security Patch Updates (G930AUCU4BQD4 - G935AUCU4BQD4)

AT&T is sending an update on Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G90A) and Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935A) that brings the April 1, 2017 Android security patch level. The update also includes several fixes, such as Advanced Messaging, AT&T Messages Backup & Sync, Wi-Fi calling. While it also serve an additional improvements to Video Calling  and other various fixes and improvements to system related stuff.

The AT&T Galaxy S7  has bumped-up its current Android 7.0 Nougat OS to version G930AUCU4BQD4 from previous version G930AUCS4BQC2. While the Galaxy S7 edge also moved to version G935AUCU4BQD4 from G930AUCS4BQC2.

Here are the updates details:



Telstra and Optus Released the March 2017 Security Updates on Galaxy S7and S7 edge

It seems like Australian carriers  such as Telstra and  Optus are releasing the March 2017 Android security patch updates on Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. Telstra has announced the  approval of the new updates and the rolling out begins on April 7. However, Optus and will also follow in mid-April hence the update has just recently approved and are now just awaiting for the deployment.

These security updates will not bring any significant changes to the recent Android 7.0 Nougat OS. But it also includes an  updates to select Samsung applications, while the rest are other global bug fixes, stability and performance improvements .

Sprint Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Receives Battery Life Improvements and Security Updates [G930PVPS4BQC1/G935PVPS4BQC1]

Sprint is rolling out an update on Galaxy S7 and S7 edge that will technically improves the batter life performance. Along with it is the security patch update that has moved to March 1, 2017 Android security patch level. Though the update is only at around 50 MB in size, but is have been found some changes and a slightly increased in the device performance, as well as it also prolonged the power consumption.

What's New in The Update?

  • Improved the device security - March 2017 Security Patches
  • General bug fixes and system improvements, including an an increase in battery life performance

AT&T Galaxy S7 March 2017 Security Updates version G930AUCS4BQC2

AT&T Galaxy S7 is getting its March 2017 Security updates. The carrier is pushing an update that has bumped the device recent Android 7.0 Nougat OS to version G930AUCS4BQC2 from G930AUCU4BQA6. It is just minor OTA update weighing at 50 MB in size, so we couldn't expect any further changes by judging to its size itself. But it may also have some minor fixes that targets the inner system of the device and are unnoticeable to users.

Anyways,  here are the details:
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G930AUCS4BQC2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-10280464
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930AUCS4BQC2


T-Mobile Galaxy S7 Android Nougat March 2017 Security Patch Updates G930TUVS4BQC1

The T-Mobile Galaxy S7 Android 7.0 Nougat update will now bump to build version  G930TUVS4BQC1 from the first released build G930TUVU4BQB1. This update brings the  March 1, 2017 security patches, but yet of-course it also includes various system improvements to enhanced the device performance and stability.

It's a minor OTA update as it seems bu it may have some additional bug-fixes for the device that might resolved some issues and problems found on the previous released.

Here goes the details:
What's New: 
  • Various system improvements
  • Android Security Updates

Update version:
  • Model number:  SM-G930T
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: March 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G930TUVS4BQC1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-10376601
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930TUVS4BQC1
  • AP: G930TUVS4BQC1
  • CP: G930TUVS4BQC1
  • CSC: G930TTMB4BQC1

It is being pushed via Over-The Air and weighs at just around 51 MB in size.   If it happens that you haven’t received the update's notification message on your Galaxy S7 , you simply head on your device Settings > Software update > Check for Updates.


Galaxy S7 G930F & S7 edge G935F Android 7.0 Nougat February 2017 Security Patch Updates

Samsung has pushed the Android 7.0 Nougat updates on the international Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge earlier this year.  Each of these Nougat updates were also equipped with Android security patches that contains the month of January 2017 patches. Yet another month passes by, Samsung has just began sending out another round of Android 7.0 Nougat updates, but this time it contains the February 1, 2017  Android security patch level.

Along with the new Android security parch, it also includes general bug-fixes,  several system enhancements and improvements to the Android 7.0 Nougat.

So those who might have missed out the first Android 7.0 Nougat roll out,  then here's another doze of Android 7.0 Nougat updates heading on their way  to all Galaxy S7 SM-G930F and Galaxy S7 edge  SM-G935F devices around the globe.

Android 7.0 Nougat with February 2017 Android Security Patch Updates

Sprint Galaxy S7 Android Nougat Update to version G930PVPU4BQAA Rolling Out

Sprint Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge official Android 7.0 Nougat updates has finally arrived! Among the US carriers, it was AT&T and T-Mobile recently made the first roll out and now it's time for Sprint Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners to get the same Nougat treatment.

Moreover, this aren'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.

Here are the details: 
  • Model number: SAMSUNG SM-G930P
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: February 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G930PVPU4BQAA
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-10318620
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930PVPU4BQAA
  • AP: G930PVPU4BQAA
  • CP: G930PVPU4BQAA
  • CSC: G930PSPT4BQAA
  • 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 1392.02 MB in size.

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 Official Nougat Update version G930TUVU4BQB1 Rolling Out

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S7 Nougat update has finally rolling out. The first official  Android 7.0 Nougat firmware dubbed as build version  G930TUVU4BQB1 has started hitting today.

As per T-Mobile announcements, both Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Nougat updates will going to start on February 20, 2017, but the release was unexpectedly came earlier as we thought.

Here are the technical details of the said Nougat update:
  • Model number:  SM-G930T
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: February 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G930TUVU4BQB1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-10376601
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930TUVU4BQB1
  • AP: G930TUVU4BQB1
  • CP: G930TUVU4BQB1
  • CSC: G930TMB4BQB1
  • Release date: February 20, 2017
  • File size: 116 MB

The update is now live via Over-The-Air as we speak. To get the update simply head to your phone’s Settings > About device > Check software update.


Galaxy S7 G930F Nougat Update G930FXXU1DQB3

An official Android 7.0 Nougat dubbed as build version G930FXXU1DQB3  is recently released on Galaxy S7 in UK.  This is the second Nougat update we've seen landed on Samsung Galaxy S7 SM-G930F and the Galaxy S7 edge SM-G935F, while other Galaxy S7 and S7 edge models particularly in the United States haven't started to roll out yet.

Though both countries took part of the Galaxy Beta program, of which some select Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners has joined the Nougat beta testing way back in December.  But one thing for sure the said Nougat updates is already here and only time can tell to when that massive roll out begins.

Anyway, this Nougat update includes several bug-fixes,  bunch of improvements for the device stability, and lots of system enhancements. There are also some handy new features, including some additional pre-installed applications.

Android Nougat Update version G930FXXU1DQB3 details:

  • Device: Galaxy S7
  • Model number: SM-G930F
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: January 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G930FXXU1DQB1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.31-10422490
  • Build number: NRD90M.G930FXXU1DQB3
  • AP: G930FXXU1DQB3
  • CP: G930FXXU1DQB1
  • CSC: G905FOXA1DQB1
  • Release date: January 7, 2017
  • Previous update:  G930FXXU1DPLT

This Nougat update version G930FXXU1DQB3 weighed at 98.11 MB in size and its available either via Over-The-Air OTA or by using Kies or Smart Switch for PC. Again, it is only released and available in United Kingdom as of this moment, but might also soon sent out through the rest of Europe regions.


Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Official Nougat Updates Rolling out in England

Samsung has began rolling out of Android 7.0 Nougat update on Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in the England. The release was initially deployed to those who participated the Galaxy beta program who eventually have been receiving the Nougat beta updates since December 14, 2016. Recently, Samsung has announced that the Nougat beta has finally ended and the final Android Nougat update are heading its way to all Galaxy S7 and S7  edge owners across the Great Britain. Whilst the rest of the European countries will also receive the same treatment very soon.

According to Samsung, the Nougat updates has focused on new and improved features, as well as enables the device for a much faster speeds and a promising user experience.

Android Nougat Updates Changelog details:

  • 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

Multi-Window Usability Improvements


A newly improved Multi-Window that allows users to easily adjust and controls the window size in split view.  Users can now access up to seven apps at the same time as the new pop-up window supports up to five separate windows in addition to the two split-views.

Improvements in Quick Panel and Notifications


The Quick Panel is redesigned into a much cleaner view. The title in the first panel’s depth icons have been removed. Whilst the second depth icons were lined-up into nine groups and are now much easier to locate.

The Notifications is added with Direct Reply support and are now also rearranged to display information.

Improved User’s Interface and Performance Mode


There are now four available modes such as the Optimized mode, Game mode, Entertainment mode, Entertainment mode, and High Performance mode.

The Optimized mode will now allows users to optimized and extends the battery life performance in the settings.

The Game mode also provides two additional functions  such as Game Launcher and Game Tools. Entertainment mode enhances the sound and image quality, while the High Performance mode is for setting up the best quality display settings.

The Galaxy S7 G930F Nougat Update is dubbed as build version G930FXXU1DPLT/ G930FOXA1DPLT/G930FXXU1DPLT. While The Galaxy S7 edge G935F on the other hand, has gotten the build version G935FXXU1DPLT/ G935FOXA1DPLT/G935FXXU1DPLT.

G930UUEU4APL2 US Unlocked Galaxy S7 G930U Updates

A new update dubbed as build version G930UUEU4APL2 is heading it way to the unlocked Galaxy S7 SM-G930U in the United States.
The update includes the new Android security patches that covers the month of December 2016. The update also contains several bug-fixes for the device stability, along with general system enhancements and further improvements to performance. The update will be hitting all unlocked Galaxy S7 in the entire United States this week but the roll out will run for a couple of weeks.

Noting that this particular Galaxy S7 variant hasn't been receiving new updates for the past couple of months. It has been almost around three months long since this device receive the Android security updates. It all seems that this device will only get a quarterly security updates instead of the usual monthly basis.

Galaxy S7 SM-G930U Update version G930UUEU4APL2


What's new: Android security updates
Build version details:
  • Model number: SAMSUNG-SM-G930U
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: December 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930UUEU4APL2
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20-9978521
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930UUEU4APL2
  • AP: G930UUEU4APL2
  • CP: G930UUEU4APL2
  • CSC: G930UOYM4APL2
  • Release date: January 9, 2017

If you haven’t received the update's notification message, you may check for it manually. To do so, simply head on to your device settings -> From Home screen > tap on Settings > About device and then Check for the update.

This update requires the previous released version G930UUEU4API3.
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: September 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930UUEU4API3
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20-9049622
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930UUEU4API3
  • AP: G930UUEU4API3
  • CP: G930UUEU4API3
  • CSC: G930UOYM4API3
  • Release date: October 10, 2016

AT&T Galaxy S7 Firmware OTA Updates G930AUCS4APK1 Nougat

Here are AT&T Galaxy S7 SM-G930A list of firmware Over-The-Air OTA updates. Each updates were released on in a monthly basis since Google also deploys the Android security maintenance updates for the Android devices once in every months.

A new update generally brings new or enhanced features, including general bug fixes, improvements to device stability and performance. While the rest commonly targets and or allocates other system enhancements. The Google’s security updates basically contains the Android security patches and often alongside with several bug-fixes. Sometimes it also includes new features but however mostly there are no

AT&T Galaxy S7 Current Firmware Update version – G930AUCS4APK1
The release starts on November 18, 2016.  The update contains the November Android security patches.

 Build version G930AUCS4APK1 details :


Android version6.0.1  (Marshmallow)
Android security patch levelNovember 1, 2016
Baseband versionG930AUCS4APK1
Kernel version3.18.20-9439621
Build numberMMB29M.G930AUCS4APK1

AT&T Galaxy S7 Nougat OTA Updates


AT&T haven't participated the Samsung Galaxy beta program to which will allows some select beta participants to run and test the said Android Nougat on their Galaxy S7 before the official public release.

AT&T Galaxy S7 Marshmallow OTA Updates


The AT&T Galaxy S7 device originally runs in Android Marshmallow OS version 6.0.1 upon its market-launch.  But this device will be upgraded to Android Nougat OS version 7.0 in a due time.

All of these updates brings some new features, several fixes and system improvements. The only stuff that each update has one thing in common is the Android security maintenance that has been deployed in a monthly basis.

The below table provides info about the latest Android firmware updates on AT&T Galaxy S7 (SM-G930A). Each of these updates are differentiated in an Android OS version and were also specified to each build version numbers.

AT&T Galaxy S7 Updates History: 



Build versionDetails
G930AUCS4APK1Android version: 6.0.1
Android security patch level: November 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCS4APK1
Kernel version: 3.18.20-9439621
Build number: MMB29M.G930AUCS4APK1
  • Release date: November 18, 2016
  • Features/Changes: November Android Security updates

G930AUCS4APJ4Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: September 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCS4APJ4
Kernel version: 3.18.20-943921
Build number: MMB29M.G930AUCS4APJ4
  • Release date: November 8, 2016
  • Features/Changes:
    - Full screen -  Mobile Video service
    - October Android security updates
    - Improved volume for Enhanced Push To Talk (ePTT) and fix for calls failing to go to Voice Mail when calling non-LTE devices

G930AUCS4API2Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: September 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCS4API2
Kernel version: 3.18.20-8575098
Build number: MMB29M.G930AUCS4API2
  • Release date: September 26, 2016
  • Features/Changes: September Android security updates

G930AUCS2APH1Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: August 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCS2APH1
Kernel version: 3.18.20-8575098
Build number: MMB29M.G930AUCS2APH1
  • Release date: August 25, 2016
  • Features/Changes: August Android Security updates

G930AUCU2APG1Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: July 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCU2APG1
Kernel version: 3.18.20-8575098
Build number: MMB29M.G930AUCU2APG1
  • Release date: July 27, 2016
  • Features/Changes:
    - Setup and Transfer.
    - Wi-Fi Calling.
    - AT&T Advance Messaging
    - AT&T Messages Backup & Sync feature

G930AUCS2APF2Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: June 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCS2APF2
Kernel Version: 3.18.20-7617530
Build Number: MMB29M.G930AUCS2APF2
  • Release date: June 17, 2016
  • Features/Changes: Enhanced Security update for June

G930AUCS2APE1Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: April 2, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCS2APE1
Kernel Version: 3.18.20-7617530
Build Number: MMB29M.G930AUCS2APE1
  • Release date: May 12, 2016
  • Features/Changes: Enhanced Security update for May

G930AUCU2APD1Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: April 2, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCU2APD1
Kernel version: 3.18.20-7617530
Build number: MMB29M.G930AUCU2APD1
  • Release date: April 20, 2016
  • Features/Changes:
    - DTV Widget added to Home Screen
    - Improves home and volume keys responsiveness
    - Improves WIFI performance when using BTLE
    - Other performance and security enhancements

G930AUCS2APC2Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android security patch level: February 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930AUCS2APC2
Kernel version: 3.18.20-7193387
Build number: MMB29M.G930AUCS2APC2
  • Release date: March 18, 2016
  • Features/Changes: Enhanced Security update



If ever your Galaxy S7 haven’t received any of those listed updates, you can check for it manually. To do so, simply head to your phone's Settings > About device > Check software update.

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 Firmware Nougat beta OTA Updates

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 SM-G930T frequently receives the Firmware Over-The-Air or simply called OTA updates. Each and every updates brings new or enhanced features, including general bug fixes, improvements to the device stability and performance, and other system enhancements.

In most cases, the update came around every month since Google also delivers the monthly Android security maintenance for the device. The Google's updates commonly contains the Android security patches and often alongside with several bug-fixes only. Sometimes it also includes new features but and oftentimes there are none.

The below table provides info on the latest Android updates on T-Mobile Galaxy S7 SM-G930T.

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 Nougat beta OTA Updates


The Nougat version update were pushed to Galaxy S7 users who have had joined the Galaxy beta registration process. While the beta testing undergoes, Samsung also collects feedback's from the participants on how's the Nougat's behaves on their devices. With this, several issues has been easily found and receives further adjustments.

Build versionDetails
G930TUVU4ZPLNAndroid version: 7.0 (Nougat)
Android security patch level: December 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930TUVU4ZPLN
Kernel version: 3.18.31-10139488
Build number: NRD90M.G930TUVU4ZPLN
  • Release date: December 29, 2016

G930TUVU4ZPLHAndroid version: 7.0 (Nougat)
Android security patch level: December 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930TUVU4ZPLH
Kernel version: 3.18.31-10139488
Build number: NRD90M.G930TUVU4ZPLH
  • Release date: December 26, 2016

G930TUVU4ZPL3Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
Android security patch level: December 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930TUVU4ZPL3
Kernel version: 3.18.31-9987028
Build number: NRD90M.G930TUVU4ZPL3
  • Release date: December 8, 2016

G930TUVU4ZPKCAndroid version: 7.0 (Nougat)
Android security patch level: October 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930TUVU4ZPKC
Kernel version: 3.18.31-9987028
Build number: NRD90M.G930TUVU4ZPKC
  • Release date: November 19, 2016

G930TUVU4ZPK4Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
Android security patch level: October 1, 2016
Baseband version: G930TUVU4ZPK4
Kernel version: 3.18.31-9658725
Build number: NRD90M.G930TUVU4ZPK4
  • Release date: November 14, 2016



Verizon Galaxy S7 G930V Firmware Nougat Beta OTA Updates

Samsung and Verizon frequently release the Android operating system updates on Verizon Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930V). Each of these system updates basically brings new features, including bug fixes, improves the device stability and performance, and other system enhancements.

Below we've listed each updates that comes in a different build version, including changes and features.

Latest Update version: NRD90M.G930VVRU4BQA4

  • Android version 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level February 1, 2017
  • Baseband version G930VVRU4BQA4
  • Kernel version 3.18.31
  • Build number NRD90M.G930VVRU4BQA4
  • Release date: March 24, 2017

Changes: 
  • Fixes to Wi-Fi connectivity issues

Previous Updates: 


Build versionDetails
 G930VVRU4BQA2
  • Android version 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level February 1, 2017
  • Baseband version G930VVRU4BQA2
  • Kernel version 3.18.31
  • Build number NRD90M.G930VVRU4BQA2
  • Release date: November 16, 2016
  • Android 7.0 Nougat OS Upgrade
  • Battery management improvements
  • Samsung Pass
  • New and improved virtual keyboard

 G930VVRU4API3
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: October 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930VVRU4API3
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930VVRU4API3
  • Release date: November 16, 2016
  • October 1, 2016 Android security updates
  • General bug fixes and other system enhancements
  • Removed Samsung Milk Music

 G930VVRS4APH1
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: September 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930VVRS4APH1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930VVRS4APH1
  • Release date: September 20, 2016
  • Changes: Always On Display (AOD) feature - allow users to add pictures, change the style, content, colors, and a couple more of clock settings
  • Android device security updates to September 1, 2016.

G930VVRU2APG5
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: August 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930VVRU2APG5
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930VVRU2APG5
  • Release date: September 1, 2016
  • Features/Changes: Enable FM radio. Improved HD Voice performance. Reduces HD Voice call drops
  • Improvements to prevent the device from unintentional powering off and restarting
  • August Android security patch update

G930VVRU2APE1
  • Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: June 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930VVRU2APE1
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930VVRU2APE1
  • Release date: June 10, 2016
  • Features/Changes: Google's June Android security updates.

G930VVRU2APB5
  •  Android version: 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Android security patch level: February 1, 2016
  • Baseband version: G930VVRU2APB5
  • Kernel version: 3.18.20
  • Build number: MMB29M.G930VVRU2APB5
  • Release date: March 8, 2016
  • Fixes issues including:
    • Wi-Fi connectivity improvements
    • Trouble connecting to the internet.
    • Frequent data disconnections.
    • Problems while loading files or web pages.