Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Android update

It’s already received two updates, including one rated as critical and a minor update with improvements to the touch screen and camera settings. Stay informed about new updates as they come out so you can get the best performance out of this great device. Here’s everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Android update.  The Galaxy S7 Edge was released with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

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The Galaxy S7 Edge currently runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. / © ANDROIDPIT
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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Android Marshmallow update

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge came with the latest version of Android, 6.0.1 Marshmallow. As of right now, there have been no other updates past this version, not even from Nexus devices.

There was a small security update that went to T-Mobile customers. This was a routine monthly security patch that keeps your device safe. This was rolled out on March 17.

The software version for T-Mobile is now UVS2APB8. Verizon is beginning to issue the same update and the version number is set to be VRS2APB4.

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In certain regions, some Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones will start to receive a minor update beginning April 11. This update brings some interesting improvements to the touch screen as well as extra settings included on the settings menu that corrects distorted images. It has been dubbed XXU1APD1. We don’t know which regions will get the update first but stay tuned and we’ll let you know when you will get it.

This update was prompted by Galaxy S7 Edge problems with single-handed usage reported by many users. The problem was that many were unintentionally touching the screen on the sides and the device not working when they try to manipulate it with their fingers. This has been addressed with the update

Many Galaxy S7 Edge users were experiencing difficulties with their images. The device should now auto-correct shapes that appear out of focus and should appear in the newest update.

If you want to know whether you have the most up-to-date version of Android, go your devices Settings, scroll down to System, tap About device, and hit Software update. If you want your S7 Edge to automatically update, make sure the Auto update box is checked.

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The Galaxy S7 Edge came with Marshmallow right out of the box. / © ANDROIDPIT

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Android N update

Android N is currently in development, with a Developer Preview released for some Nexus devices, and we expect to hear more about it at Google I/O, which takes place May 18-20.

The Samsung S6 Edge began receiving Marshmallow from February 15, 2016. This was nearly nine months after it was unveiled at Google I/O 2015. We expect to see a similar timeline for Android N for the Galaxy S7 Edge.

Check back at this article for future news about the Galaxy S7 Edge receiving Android N. We’ll keep it updated as new information comes in.

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Android N is still in development but we expect to see it unveiled at Google I/O, 2016. / © ANDROIDPIT

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