Install XXU1DPLT Android 7.0 Nougat OTA Update On Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Samsung has started rolling out the official Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update for both Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge (SM-G930F/G935F). This OTA update is finally released by Samsung after several beta builds. The latest 7.0 Nougat update comes with build ID G930FXXU1DPLT and G935FXXU1DPLT that brings many features along with the new security patch. The Nougat firmware is now available to flash on Galaxy S6 (G930F) and Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G935F) which gives you an instant upgrade to Android 7.0 build of Samsung. As you know that OTA updates are rolling out in a phase wise manner so currently the firmware is available for two regions: UK (BTU) and the Czech Republic. If the OTA update has not yet reached in your region and you can’t wait more for the OTA update then; still you can install it manually using Odin app.

Odin is an official firmware flashing tool that allows you to flash any official firmware on Samsung devices. By following this step by step guide, you can install the latest official Android OS version on your Galaxy S6 (G930F) and Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G935F). We always recommend updating your Android devices with the recent official firmware. This new firmware comes with bugs fixes and will improve the performance of your Galaxy S6 (G930F) and Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G935F). If you are interested in installing Android 7.0 Nougat on Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge then go ahead and follow the given steps.

Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge OTA Android 7.0 Nougat Firmware

G930FXXU1DPLT Android 7.0 Nougat Details:

Model SM-G930F
Model name Galaxy S6
Country United Kingdom
Version Android 7.0
Changelist 10273029
Build date Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:24:49 +0000
Security Patch Level 2017-01-01
Product code BTU
PDA G930FXXU1DPLT
CSC G930FOXA1DPLT

G935FXXU1DPLT Android 7.0 Nougat Details:

Model SM-G935F
Model name Galaxy S6 Edge
Country United Kingdom
Version Android 7.0
Changelist 10273029
Build date Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:24:49 +0000
Security Patch Level 2017-01-01
Product code BTU
PDA G935FXXU1DPLT
CSC G935FOXA1DPLT

Note:

This guide containing the Official Android 7.0 Nougat firmware and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the model number of your device by navigating to Settings > About Phone, the model number of your device must be SM-G930F/G935F.

Warning:

AndroidBlog.GS will not be held responsible for any damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F during or after the installation of Android 7.0 Nougat Proceed at your risk.

Before Getting Started:

  • Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
  • Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F USB Drivers on the PC.
  • Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
  • If you have a custom ROM installed on the phone, then after installing this stock update, it will be lost.
  • The stock version will replace the custom recovery.
  • If the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F will no longer belong to a rooted version, once the stock firmware installed.
  • Check the battery level of your Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F, and it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.

Required Files:

Steps to Update Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge (SM-G930F/G935F) to Android 7.0 Nougat:

Step No 1: – First, download Android 7.0 Nougat and Odin v3.10.7 for Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F on the desktop of your PC.

Step No 2: – Now, extract the archived contents to get the tar.md5 update file. Don’t extract the tar.md5 firmware update file.

Step No 3: – Turn OFF your Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F to boot into Download Mode.

Step No 4: – Turn the device ON by pressing and holding the Volume Down + Home+ Power keys at the same time for a while till the construction Android robot and a triangle appear. Now press Power button once again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.

Step No 5: – Launch Odin tool on your PC as an Administrator and plug your phone to your PC while your phone is in the Download Mode.

Step No 6: – One of the ID: COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number once the phone is connected successfully.

Step No 7: – Select the firmware files tar.md5 that you want to flash on your Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F. (Already extracted in Step No 1)

Click on ‘AP’ and select file with ‘AP’ in its name.

Click on ‘CP’ and select file with ‘MODEM’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘CSC’ and select file with ‘CSC’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘PIT’ and select the .pit file. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘BL’ and select file with ‘BL’ in it’s name. Ignore if there is no such file.

Step No 8: – In Odin, make sure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are ticked, but the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.

Step No 9: – Click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the installation process. It will take a few minutes.

Step No 10: – Once the installation process is successfully finished, the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.

Done! You have successfully updated Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge SM-G930F/G935F to Android 7.0 Nougat official firmware update.

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