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The Android 7.0 Nougat firmware is under development by the Korean smartphone giant for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge devices. The update may be released anywhere around next month and all the S6 users are waiting eagerly for the launch. The Samsung Nougat firmware is believed to be very stable and free from bugs. However, for users who are looking forward to testing the new Nougat firmware onto their Galaxy S6 (Edge) devices right now, need not worry. Because the Samsung S7 Edge Android 7.0 Nougat ROM has been ported to the two devices.
The Noble ROM development team has done a great job for releasing the Nougat ROM port for the S6 and S6 Edge devices and most importantly for all the variants. You get all the Nougat themed apps including the Launcher, SystemUI, Settings, Phone, Contacts and inCall UI, Messages, Gallery, Camera, Browser, My Files, Smart Manager and much more.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 (Edge) and the Note 5 devices have already received the Android 7.0 Nougat firmware upgrade. Though the Note 5 has received the Beta version of the firmware. Moreover, we have already seen the S7 Nougat ROM post for the Note 5 and S6 Edge Plus. If you are just looking for the S7 Nougat APK files to install it on your device, then see this tutorial.
S7 Edge ROM Port features and screenshots
- Themed with all the Nougat apps including the System UI.
- Based on newer Note 5 November firmware update.
- Deodexed, Zipaligned, 100%Deknoxed, Light Debloated.
- Better performance and stability than stock ROM.
- Battery optimization.
- Pre-rooted with SuperSU 2.79 system mode SR3.
- Busybox pre-installed.
- Game Tools and Game Home
- Air Command included
- Google Assistant enabled (Don’t update Google App from Play Store)
Download Galaxy S7 Edge Nougat ROM for Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge
- Noble Experience ROM V2.0 for Galaxy S6 (Edge) → Download | File: Noble_Experience_2.0.zip [1.4 GB]
- Noble Experience 2.1 fix camera → Download | File: Noble Experience 2.1.zip [101 MB]
The Noble ROM v2.1 is just the camera force close fix on selective focus and dual camera feature. This also fixes Google settings icon adding Smart Manager. Flash the 2.1 fix zip after the full ROM v2.0.
How to install the S7 Nougat ROM on Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge? The Noble ROM listed above is a unified S6 build. That means the ROM can work with S6 and S6 Edge and most of their variants. While flashing the ROM, you will be directed to an AROMA Installer. AROMA is a panel where you can choose what features you want with the ROM and also choose your specific device. If you don’t find the device in AROMA, then the ROM isn’t for your device. Make sure you note down the perfect variant of your S6 device and choose wisely. Read each and every instruction properly.
Moreover, your Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge device should be rooted with TWRP installed. Download latest TWRP from here and see how to install it from here. For further instructions on how to install custom ROM via TWRP visit this page. Take a complete Nandroid backup befoe you flash the ROM via TWRP. If something goes wrong, you can easily restore the backup. Also, see how to restore Samsung Galaxy devices via Odin.
Thanks to – AlexisXDA