Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung Galaxy S7

This support article will give you technical information and software updates relating to the Samsung Galaxy S7.

Device information

Model number


SIM size

Nano SIM

Supported frequencies

  700 800 850 900 1800 1900 2100 2300 2600

Software version

Launched with: Android 6.0
Latest update available: Android 7.0 (maintenance release)
Release date and time: From 1:00PM AEST on 29 June 2017

Latest software update details

What's in the update?

  1. Samsung Android Security Updates (Till June 2017)
  2. Other global bug fixes, stability and performance improvements

What to do before you update

  • Plug your phone into power, or make sure it's fully charged so that you have ample power to complete the update
  • Make sure you’ve backed up any important data such as photos, contacts and messages

How to get the update

  • The update is approximately 2149 MB when downloaded via Samsung Smart Switch PC on your computer
  • The update is approximately 20.53 MB when downloaded via FOTA (Firmware Over The Air)

Roll-out details

The update will be rolled out progressively as follows:

  • Day 1-3: 10,000 phones are selected at random to be eligible for the update, users will be alerted via FOTA Push Message or will need to check for the update manually
  • Day 4-13: an additional 10% of the remaining pool are selected at random to be eligible for the update, users will need to check for the update manually
  • Day 14: All phones are eligible for update

What are the technical details?

Android version: 7.0
Baseband version: G930FXXU1DQEF
Kernel version: 3.18.14-11104523 dpi@SWDG9806 #1 Thu Jun 8 18:20:52 KST 2017
Build number: NRD90M.G930FXXS1DQF6
Android security patch level: 1 June 2017

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