Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Gets Update, Brings WiFi Calling And More


Owners of Samsung already best Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge have started receiving a new OTA update in India that brings stability improvements, performance enhancements, bug fixes and others. This update was actually seeded to those Galaxy S7/7S Edge users last month, in September.

Officially, the new Galaxy S7 update brings with it WiFi calling support and can be found in the quick settings. With that update, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge also received September Android security update.


Here’s the full changelog:

A software update can include, but is not limited to:

  • Device stability improvements, bug fixes.
  • New and / or enhanced features
  • Further improvements to performance

The latest version of software update has been released for the Galaxy S7 (G930FXXU1BPIO) and for Galaxy S7 Edge (G935FXXU1BPIO), which are almost 134MB/147MB in downloadable size and available to grab via over-the-air (OTA).

Samsung phones are confirmed to get Android 7.1 Nougat update as well, which includes the Galaxy S series, Note models and Edge variants, that are already running Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

The list of Samsung smartphones surfaced which will be receiving Android Nougat 7.0 update, as the mobile OS will first deliver it out of the box on its soon-to-be-released and highly anticipated Pixel and Pixel XL handsets, and also, Motorola announced its devices for the upgrade as well.

Currently, the top of the list confirmed to be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat includes the following;  Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 edge Plus, Galaxy S7, S7 edge, Galaxy Note 5 and the now-infamous Galaxy Note 7. Most of the next-generation and upcoming Samsung devices including A series phones should be released with Android 7.0 Nougat.

Samsung Galaxy S6
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy S7
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Stay tuned for more information regarding the news surfaced about the Android Nougat update for Samsung smartphones.

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