Technology How To Download Samsung Galaxy S7 Nougat Update

22:36  11 january  2017
22:36  11 january  2017 Source:   International Business Times

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COMING SOON: Android Nougat is arriving on the Galaxy S 7 soon. There's some very good news for owners of Samsung 's Galaxy S 7 and S 7 Edge. Google is also beginning the rollout of the Android Nougat 7.1 update to selected devices, although once again you'll need to have a Nexus or Pixel device and be signed up to the Android beta program to benefit. Android Nougat 7.1 brings a number of new features to Google fans, particularly app developers looking to take advantage of the new software.

  How To Download Samsung Galaxy S7 Nougat Update © Provided by IBT US Months have passed since the Android Nougat launch, but official Android Nougat updates are still hard to find. Apart from some Google devices, the update has yet to roll out within the Android ecosystem.

When it does, flagship devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S7 should be the first in line.

Samsung is finally expected to put out an Android Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge devices on Jan. 17, according to a leaked screenshot, which indicated that the update might hit European S7 devices on that date.

Android Nougat comes with new features such as a multi-window mode, direct replies to notifications, increased battery efficiency and a doze mode, apart from general performance improvements.

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Choimobile has recently leaked the OTA update based Android Nougat 7.0 Beta Firmware for Samsung Galaxy S 7 and Galaxy S 7 Edge. It is available for Download . But you are recommended to try it at your own risk, since the firmware is not yet stable, and might have bugs in it. First download Android Nougat Firmware from the links below and here’s How To Flash Android Nougat Firmware on Galaxy S 7 & Edge.

Android Nougat update - UK release date, how to download , can my phone download it. MORE smartphones will be able to download Android Nougat as Google expands its library of eligible devices to include Samsung , Sony, HTC and more. The Samsung Galaxy S 7 and S 7 edge will also be able to download Android Nougat . Sony is also making Android Nougat available on a number of its leading devices, with the roll out also set to begin early in November.

Before you download the update, it is advisable to back up your device. While the upcoming build should be a stable one, there are always chances that things go wrong with your device and you might risk losing your data. Having a backup will help you revert your phone to previous Android version easily too.

To do so, you will need to enable your device’s built-in backup feature. You will need to navigate to Settings> Backup & Reset and check both ‘Backup My Data’ and ‘Automatic Restore’.

To backup your photos, connect your Android device to PC via USB and then copy the contents of the folder.

Then, you will need to check for the update. If you don’t get a notification about the availability of the update, then you will need to look for it manually.

To do so, you will need to navigate to the About Phone option in settings and select software update’.

Once you have done so, all you will need to do is download and install the update. But, you need to take care that your internet connection is not interrupted and that your phone is at least 80 percent charged before you install the update.

It will be advisable to put your phone one charge, so that the battery does not die midway through the process.

Once you are done installing the update, simply restart the device and you will have your Android Nougat-ready Samsung Galaxy S7. 

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