Many reports are coming in that Samsung is rolling out Android 7.0 (Nougat) for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. This is not exclusive to those who signed up for the beta program – as the Nougat beta program closed in late December 2016 and now the update is coming to phones running the stable OS. So Samsung S7 and S7 Edge user’s you might want to check your device for System Updates! For those who don’t know how to check for system updates, follow the steps below:
Step 1: Find and Open “settings” from the menu
Step 2: And Scroll down or search for “About Device” in settings.
Step 3: Select the option “Download Updates Manually”
And depending on your internet speed it will search for the latest firmware which in this scenario is “Android N”. If the update is there go ahead and install it, else if its not available don’t worry it will be available within a few days time.
According to the official changelog, version number NDRD90M.G935FXXU1DPLT brings Android 7.0 Nougat, not the latest Android 7.1.1 though and as well as changes to Samsung’s proprietary features, including:
- New UX and various performance modes
- Improved usability of the Notification feature and Quick Settings button
- Improved usability of the Multi window feature
- Improved settings and features for Always-on Display
- Improvements in storage usage, app installation speed, and system update speeds.