Finally after a long wait, Galaxy J7 2016 owners are getting stock Nougat update. The update is based on Android 7.0 Nougat, carrying build number J710FXXU3BQHA, released for Galaxy J7 2016 units in Russia. The official Nougat update for Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710F will be gradually rolling out via OTA for other regions as well, so if you own a Galaxy J7 J710F, tune your device for getting the upate via OTA, go to Settings > About device > System updates.
You are not limited to the OTA update only infact you can install the update via Kies or Odin as well. Follow this Kies method if you haven’t received the update via OTA. Again, if this process didn’t help you, just download the stock Nougat J710FXXU3BQHA tar for J7 SM-J710F from the end of post and follow the guide to update Galaxy J7 SM-J710F on Android 7.0 Nougat update via Odin process.
Once you successfully install the Nougat update on Galaxy J7 then you will be able to access major Nougat features like, integrated Doze Mode, revamped notifications shade, quick rep from notification shade, Samsung Experience Version 8.1, redesigned settings Menu and a lot more.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016)
Android version: Android 7.0 Nougat
Build Number: J710FXXU3BQHA
Android Security Patch Level: 1 August 2017
Size: 970 MB
How to install Stock Nougat J710FXXU3BQHA on Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710F 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
Back up your important data.
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 J710FXXU3BQHA update on Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710F
It’s the device to turn off your device completely.
Now boot your Galaxy J7 into Download Mode, to do so follow this guide
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to update stock Nougat firmware on Galaxy J7 SM-J710F via Odin.
Download stock Nougat J710FXXU3BQHA firmware for Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710F. Here
Update: Download stock Nougat J710FNDDU1BQH7 firmware for Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710FD. Here
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