The Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge can be customize, optimize and personalize now with the latest Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus based stock Android Nougat Noble custom ROM. The Noble Nougat ROM brings the new March security patch which is specially designed to work on Galaxy S6 / Galaxy S6 Edge as well as the ROM is odexed, deknoxed. Many users have tested the ROM and reported that it is a stable ROM which is enough to use on daily basis. The firmware is compatible with both of the original Galaxy S6. The firmware is pre-loaded with useful settings and with important features, apps and capabilities that we can’t found in a stock Android build.
As installing a custom ROM is an unofficial process, so you must be careful while flashing the given firmware on your phone. Keep in mind that this is a custom ROM which is not officially released by Samsung, thus you may face some minor bugs as the Noble ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S6 / Galaxy S6 Edge is not coming in form of a new OTA. The latest version of a custom recovery should be already installed on your phone in order to flash the ROM and Google Apps package. Ready to get started? Go ahead and follow the given detailed guide on how to install Android 7.0 Nougat on Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge via Noble custom ROM.
The Noble Android ROM and instructions given in this guide can be used only for the Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge. Check the model number of your Galaxy S6 from Settings > About Phone.
Before Getting Started:
- Create a proper backup of all your existing data and settings on the phone before proceeding to the installation guide using a recommended custom recovery.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on the Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge USB Drivers
- The Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge should be rooted with the latest version of a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed.
- The bootloader of your S6 must be unlocked.
- Make sure that the battery level of the Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge is at least above 80% before going ahead.
How to Update Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge to Android Nougat OS via Noble custom ROM
Step No 1: – First, download Noble Android Nougat custom ROM for Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge on the desktop of the PC.
Step No 2: – Plug your device to the PC using its USB data cable and mount its USB memory storage.
Step No 3: – Transfer Noble Android ROM .zip file which you’ve already downloaded from the above links to the root folder of your SD card on the phone.
Step No 4: – Unplug the Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge from the PC and power it OFF to boot into Recovery Mode.
Step No 5: – Power ON the device while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons at the same time to enter into Recovery Mode.
Step No 6: – While your device is now in CWM Recovery, perform wipe data/factory reset, wipe cache partition and wipe dalvik cache also by navigating to Advanced > Wipe Dalvik Cache.
Note: – wipe dalvik cache will help you to prevent boot loops and other errors while ROM installation.
Step No 7: – Go back to the main Recovery Menu and choose to install zip from SD card → choose zip from sd card.
Step No 8: – Navigate to the Noble Android 7 custom ROM .zip file which you’ve already transferred to the SD card of your device previously. Select the ROM .zip file using the Power button and confirm the installation to begin.
Step No 9:- Navigate to +++++Go Back+++++ once the installation is completed. From Recovery Menu, reboot your device by selecting reboot system now.
Your Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge will be rebooted and may take about 4 to 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.
Done! You’ve successfully updated Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge to the latest Noble Android 7 ROM.