Galaxy S5 Neo units in Canada are getting Android 7.0 Nougat official update from Samsung. The Galaxy S5 Neo update was expected to be released for this device last month but now it seems the update is finally here. The stock Nougat update for Galaxy S5 Neo G903W arrives as build number G903WVLU1CQH4, we cannot confirm at the moment whether the update the OTA roll out has started. But In this guide you can download the G903WVLU1CQH4 tar file from the link below and install it manually on your device via Odin.
The Nougat update for Galaxy S5 Neo SM-G903W also brings in plethora of new features, giving the old 2015 flagship a new look. Once you install the Android 7.0 Nougat firmware on Galaxy S5 Neo SM-G903W, you’ll be able to access the major Nougat features like, Split screen feature, integrated Doze mode for better battery backup, redesigned notifications shade, updated security patches and more.
The stock Nougat G903WVLU1CQH4 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. You can also install stock Nougat G903WVLU1CQH4 firmware on Galaxy S5 Neo SM-G903W using Samsung Kies, here we have posted a guide to update Samsung firmware via Kies.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo
Android version: Android 7.0 Nougat
Region: Canada (Rogers)
Build Number: NRD90M.G903WVLU1CQH4
Android Security Patch Level: 1 August, 2017
How to install Stock Nougat G903WVLU1CQH4 on Galaxy S5 Neo SM-G903W 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 G903WVLU1CQH4 update on Galaxy S5 Neo SM-G903W
It’s the device 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 stock Nougat firmware on Galaxy S5 Neo SM-G903W via Odin.
Download stock Nougat G903WVLU1CQH4 firmware for Galaxy S5 Neo SM-G903W. Click here
That’s it! If this guide helped you, please share it with others, Thank You.