Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 users in US are now getting the stock Android 7.0 Nougat update. The Galaxy Tab S2 owners were impatiently waiting for the update to release and now it’s finally here. In this guide you’ll see the process to download and install stock Nougat update carrying build XXU2BQCO on two Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 variants including SM-T713 and SM-T719. We have already posted similar guide for Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 SM-715. The update is also rolling out via OTA and you are going to receive the OTA notification anytime soon or directly go to Settings > About device > System updates, if the firmware is available for your device you would be notified. We have posted two more firmware update methods to download and install the firmware if the OTA doesn’t hit your device.
Once the Android 7.0 Nougat XXU2BQCO firmware for Galaxy Tab S2 is installed, you can avail all the latest feature including Split screen, integrated Doze Mode, redesigned notification shade, latest security patch, Game launcher and much more. Just follow the instructions below to update your device on Nougat firmware via Kies or Odin.
Follow this guide if you wish to update your device via Kies.
Device Name: Galaxy Tab S2 8.0
Compatible Models: SM-T719/SM-T713
Build number: XXU2BQCO
Version: Android 7.0 Nougat
Build date: 31 March 2017
Security Patch Level: 1 April 2017
How to install XXU2BQCO Nougat on Galaxy Tab S2 via Odin
Before you begin:
Download Odin 3.12.3 from here.
Latest Samsung USB drivers must be installed on your device.
Enable USB Debugging. Settings > Developers options > USB Debugging
Process to install XXU2BQCO Nougat via Odin on Galaxy Tab S2
Now boot your device into ‘Download Mode’ or follow this guide to see how to do it.
Once in ‘Download Mode’ then follow this guide to install Nougat XXU2BQCO firmware on Galaxy Tab S2.
Download stock Nougat T719XXU2BQCO firmware for Galaxy Tab S2 SM-T719: Here (UAE)
Download stock Nougat T713XXU2BQCO firmware for Galaxy Tab S2 SM-T713: Here (UK)
That’s it! Give us your feedback about Android 7.0 Nougat XXU2BQCO firmware on Galaxy Tab S2 and stay tuned for more updates.