How To Install Android 7.1.1 Google Pixel Edition custom ROM On Galaxy S7 Edge
Here is the latest custom firmware for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge G935F with full Google Pixel features. If you want to enjoy a Pixel-like experience on your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, then install the Google Pixel custom ROM by following this step by step guide. This ROM comes with build no N930FXXU1BPIA that brings various amazing features. The Nougat Galaxy S7 Edge Pixel Edition firmware carries the October security patch so that you will be getting all the latest security fixes. This ROM is specially built for Galaxy S7 Edge, so it runs very stable and smoothly on these devices. The Google Pixel custom ROM is developed by third party developers that can’t be related with Samsung or with Google.
This ROM brings a lot of new features, apps, and capabilities that cannot be found on the default Android stock OS. The Google Pixel Custom ROM is also debloated, Updated Pixel Launcher v7.1.1, Spoofed Android to 7.1.1 for some new apps, Battery tweaks, Dual Speaker mod v3, Performance tweaks, Pixel features and much more latest features. Your Galaxy S7 Edge must be rooted, and the most recent version of a custom recovery like TWRP or CMW should be installed already. Before proceeding don’t forget to take a full backup of all your existing data. If you are interested in installing the Google Pixel Custom ROM on your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge G935F, then go ahead and follow the given steps.
The Google Pixel Edition custom ROM and instructions given in this guide can be used only for the Galaxy S7 Edge G935F. Check the model number of your Galaxy S7 Edge G935F from Settings > About Phone.
Before Getting Started:
- Create a proper backup of all your existing data and settings on the phone before moving on to the installation guide using a recommended custom recovery.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on the Galaxy S7 Edge G935F by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy S7 Edge G935F USB Drivers on the PC.
- The Galaxy S7 Edge G935F should be rooted with the latest version of the custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed.
- The bootloader of your S7 Edge must be unlocked.
- Make sure that the battery level of the Galaxy S7 Edge G935F is at least above 80% before going ahead.
Steps to Update Google Pixel Edition custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge G935F:
Step No 1: – First, download Google Pixel Edition (Google Pixel Edition 2.0 Beta.zip) custom ROM for Galaxy S7 Edge G935F 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 Google Pixel Edition custom ROM .zip file which you’ve already downloaded from the above link to the root folder of your SD card on the phone.
Step No 4: – Unplug the Galaxy S7 Edge G935F 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 a 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 during ROM installation.
Step No 7: – Go back to the main Recovery Menu and choose install zip from SD card → choose zip from sd card.
Step No 8: – Navigate to the Google Pixel Edition 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 S7 Edge G935F will be reset and may take about 4 to 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.
Done! You’ve successfully updated Galaxy S7 Edge G935F to the latest Google Pixel Edition custom ROM.
Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issues or queries while installing Google Pixel ROM on your S7.