Samsung is now seeding it’s official Android 7.0 Nougat for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in Russia and Indian region. This is just another roll out for the above mentioned regions after France, Malaysia and Middle East. The update brings build number G935FXXU1DQAZ and is available to download via OTA and Kies. In this guide you would be able to manually download and install the stock Nougat on your Galaxy S7 Edge G935F via OTA, Kies or Odin.
These are stable Nougat builds released by Samsung for various regions, just a day ago we posted the same tutorial for XXU1DQAN firmware. First it was available through beta channel but now the final and stable build has arrived, that’s what we are going to install it this tutorial. The G935FXXU1DQAZ stock Nougat 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.
We have posted the same tutorial for the G935FXXU1DQAS firmware 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 the new firmware using Samsung Kies, here we have posted a guide to update firmware via Kies on Galaxy S7 Edge.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Version: Android 7.0 Nougat
Regions: Russian, India
Build Number: NRD90M.G935FXXU1DQAZ
Android Security Patch Level: 1 January, 2017
Build date: 16 January 2017
Manually update G935FXXU1DQAZ firmware on Galaxy S7 Edge G935F 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
The above link will be updated soon so stay tuned and till then try the OTA or Kies method.
Extract the firmware file in a specific folder on your PC.
Now turn off your device completely.
Reboot 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 updated your Galaxy S7 Edge G935F on G935FXXU1DQAZ firmware, give us your feedback.