The Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G925I variant is has started getting official Android 7.0 Nougat update from Samsung in India. The Stock Nougat update for Galaxy S6 Edge G925I carries build number G925IDVU3FQD1 and rolls out via OTA as we speak, multiple users in India have reported about receiving the update notifications on their device and even shared screenshots as well.
The Android 7.0 Nougat for Galaxy S6 Edge G925I was expected to release a long ago but it seems Samsung first seeded Nougat to it’s flagship devices and then it turned it’s face towards previous flagships like Galaxy S6/S6 Edge. Although the US carrier have already pushed Nougat to Galaxy S6 twin variants but it’s better late then never.
The Nougat G925IDVU3FQD1 update for Galaxy S6 Edge G925I bring multiple new features including TouchWiz UX, enhanced notifications shade, Quick settings buttons, multi window support and a variety of performance modes. The stock Nougat firmware can be updated via Kies or Odin 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 Galaxy devices 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 G925IDVU3FQD1 firmware via Kies on Galaxy S6 Edge G925I.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
Android version: Android 7.0 Nougat
Build Number: G925IDVU3FQD1
Android Security Patch Level:
How to install Stock Nougat G925IDVU3FQD1 on Galaxy S6 Edge G925I 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 G925IDVU3FQD1 update on Galaxy S6 Edge G925I
It’s the device to turn off your device completely.
Now reboot into ‘Download Mode’, to do so follow this guide
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to update stock Nougat firmware on Galaxy S6 Edge G925I via Odin.
That’s it! If you have successfully updated Android 7.0 Nougat on Galaxy S6 Edge G925I via G925IDVU3FQD1 firmware, give us your feedback.
Also read: Install Galaxy S8 ROM on S6/S6 Edge
Download stock Nougat G925IDVU3FQD1 firmware for Galaxy S6 Edge G925I. Click here