Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Docomo units are now getting official Nougat update from Samsung. The Nougat roll out took much delay to get released for Japan because most of the Galaxy S7 users around the globe have received it already. The Nougat update for Docomo Galaxy S7 Edge SC-02H carries build number SC02HOMU1BQC4 and brings all the latest features including integrated Doze mode, Split Screen and enhanced UX experience. The stock Nougat firmware can be updated via Kies as well, but we recommend you try the OTA update first, go to Settings > About device > Check software updates.
We have posted the same tutorial for the other variants of Galaxy S7 firmware so the process remains the same because it has nothing to do with the change build number or Android version, all you need is an Odin tool along the firmware tar and a PC with latest Samsung USB drivers installed on it. You can also greet welcome to the new firmware using Samsung Kies, here we have posted a guide to update SC02HOMU1BQC4 firmware via Kies on Docomo S7 Edge SC-02H.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S7 (Japan)
Android version: Android 7.0 Nougat
Build Number: SC02HOMU1BQC4
Android Security Patch Level: March 1, 2017
How to install Stock Nougat SC02HOMU1BQC4 on Docomo S7 Edge SC-02H via Odin
Your device should be charged 70% at minimum to avoid shutting down during the process.
Enable USB Debugging. Go to Settings > Developer Options > Enable USB debugging
Download Odin tool 3.12.3 from this link
Download the latest USB drivers for Samsung from this link and then install them on PC.
Process to install Android 7.0 Nougat SC02HOMU1BQC4 update on Docomo S7 Edge SC-02H
It’s the device to turn off your device completely.
Now turn it back on but this time is should reboot into Download Mode, to do so follow this guide
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to update stock Nougat firmware on Docomo S7 Edge SC-02H via Odin.
That’s it! If you have successfully updated Android 7.0 Nougat on Docomo S7 Edge SC-02H via SC02HOMU1BQC4 firmware, give us your feedback.