The South Korean major Samsung is quite often seen to release updates on Camera and display improvements. So it becomes skeptical to guess when Samsung will push full firmware updates. But it seems like Samsung has changed its mind. Today, Samsung has released an Official Android 7.0 Nougat OTA (Over-the-Air) update for T-Mobile Galaxy S7 (SM-G930T) and S7 Edge (SM-G935T). The international variants of Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge devices are currently running on the Android 7.0 Nougat firmware and it’s already out of Beta. However, the T-Mobile variants is now receiving the Nougat update. this update will take the Beta version to the official Android 7.0 Nougat version.
So for the T-Mobile users who participated in the Beta program can now receive the Nougat Beta update first.firmware build number G935TUVU4BQB1 and G930TUVU4BQB1. So the full Odin firmware becomes G935TUVU4BQB1/G935TTMB4BQB1/G935TUVU4BQB1. Update: The full stock firmware download links for the two devices are now available for download.
T-Mobile Galaxy S7 Nougat update changelog
- OS Upgrade- Android 7.0 Nougat
- Provides new UX and various Performance Models
- Improved usability of the notification feature and quick settings button
- Improved usability of the Muti Window
- Improved settings menu and AOD feature, addition of Samsung pass feature
- Efficient space of downloaded and installed apps, improved speed of system upgrade and app installation.
|Device name||Samsung Galaxy S7|
|Build date||Thu, 02 Feb 2017 10:45:04 +0000|
|Security Patch Level||2017-02-01|
Download Android 7.0 Nougat firmware update for T-Mobile S7 (Edge) G930TUVU4BQB1 & G935TUVU4BQB1
- T-Mobile Galaxy S7 SM-G930T Nougat → Download [Mirror] | File: G930TUVU4BQB1_G930TTMB4BQB1_TMB.zip [2.2 GB]
- T-Mobile Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935T Nougat → Download [Mirror] | File: G935TUVU4BQB1_G935TTMB4BQB1_TMB.zip [2.2 GB]
So how to download and install the G935TUVU4BQB1 OTA update? The files above are full stock odin firmware files. It can be installed using the Odin software available for all the Samsung devices. Check out the full tutorial on how to install the Android 7.0 Nougat update for T-Mobile S7 and S7 Edge SM-G930T/G930P using latest Odin tool.
Alternatively, the update is rolling out using Samsung’s Beta program application. You can checkout the Beta APK from this post or here. The OTA update download size is 116.64 MB and can be updated onto your phone via the Updater app. Later download the Samsung Beta APK and signup for the program. You will receive the OTA notification.
You may not be able to upgrade if you have rooted, installed TWRP, or flashed a custom ROM. So here is how to restore Galaxy S7 to complete stock Marshmallow.