This tutorial is about, how to unbrick Galaxy S7 Edge all variants and install stock firmware on it. The word brick means a device which is half dead, the bricked device must have following condition which includes, stuck at boot loop, the device doesn’t even boots and stuck on the Samsung screen. This thing mostly happens when something goes wrong while rooting your device, installing wrong custom recovery file or even incompatible custom ROM on it.
This guide is also helpful for all those who have installed custom ROM on their device and want to revert back to stock firmware. So the only process to recover from bootloop or bricked device is done by Flashing stock firmware on manually via Odin. Flashing the stock firmware firmware on Galaxy S7 Edge will install the complete factory settings on your device and latest firmware update.
When the official firmware for Galaxy S7 Edge is installed on it, it will bring back life to the bricked Galaxy S7 Edge. We have posted the same tutorial for the Galaxy S8 because 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 flash the firmware belonging to any region on your device but you should be careful of device model before flashing the firmware.
How to unbrick Galaxy S7 Edge and install stock firmware via Odin
Disclaimer: Follow the guide on your own risk, the writer would not be responsible if you damage your device during the firmware installation process nor we are forcing you to perform the flashing process. Don’t proceed if you can’t follow the instructions carefully.
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 latest version Odin 3.12.3 tool. Click here
Process to unbrick Galaxy S7 Edge and install stock firmware on it.
Download the firmware from the links below.
It’s the time to turn off your device completely.
Now boot your device into Download Mode, to do so follow this guide
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to update the firmware via Odin.
That’s it! If you have successfully recovered your Galaxy S7 Edge from bricked stated, give us your feedback and don’t forget to share this guide with others.
Download latest stock firmware for Galaxy S7 Edge for all variants below.
Extract the firmware file in a specific folder on your PC.