Software updates: Samsung Galaxy Tab E

Use this page to identify software versions for the Samsung Galaxy Tab E as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

Android 6.0.1/T377TUVS1APL1

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap About device.
  4. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Android 6.0.1/T377TUVS1APL1

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap About device.
  4. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

 

Review software version details

 

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android 7.0

Baseband version: T377TUVU1BQI5

October 2, 2017

Update to Android 7.0 (Nougat)

Google security improvements

October 2, 2017

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 6.0.1

Baseband Version: T377TUVS1APL1

January 18, 2017

Android Security Updates

January 18, 2017

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 6.0.1

Baseband Version: T377TUVU1APC5

June 22, 2016

Android 6.0.1

Original Software

June 22, 2016

 

Determine update requirements

Customers' devices must meet the following requirements to update their software to the most current version:

  • 50% or higher battery life
  • Wi-Fi connection
  • File Size: 1131.52 MB

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA)

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap About device.
  4. Tap Software update.
  5. Tap OK to start the device check for updates.
  6. Tap OK to begin the update.

 

Update from a computer

To download updates for your phone and install them using a computer, follow these steps:

 

Follow the device requirements above, along with the following:

  • Use a Samsung USB cable.
  • Back up your data prior to completing the update.

 

During the update, do not:

  • Use the device or press any keys.
  • Remove the battery, if applicable.
  • Turn off the device.
  • Disconnect the USB cable until the update is complete.

 

You will not be able to place a call during the update, not even an emergency call.

  1. Download and install Samsung Smart Switch that is compatible with your computer from http://www.samsung.com/us/support/smart-switch-support/#!/
  2. Connect the cable to a compatible USB port on your computer.
  3. Connect the other end of the cable to your mobile device.
  4. Allow your computer to install any required drivers for your device. This process may take a few minutes.
  5. Open Smart Switch on your computer, and allow it to make the connection.
  6. If a software update is available for your device, Smart Switch will automatically prompt you to update. At any time, you can click Update.
  7. Click Update to begin downloading the necessary files.
  8. Click OK to proceed. Your device may turn off and on a few times during the update process. Once complete the device will return to the Home screen.