Software updates: Samsung Galaxy S7

Use this page to identify software versions for the Samsung Galaxy S7 as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

Android 7.0 / Baseband version G930TUVU4BQH7

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and then tap About device.
  4. View the software version in the Baseband field.

 

 

Review software version details

 

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android version 7.0

Baseband version  G930TUVU4BQH7

September 14, 2017

IMS Roaming enhancements

Various system improvements

Available September 14, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 7.0

Baseband version

G930TUVU4BQG5

July 24, 2017Various system improvements

Available July 24, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 7.0

Baseband version

G930TUVU4BQF6

June 29, 2017

June security update

Various system improvements

Available June 29, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 7.0

Baseband version

G930TUVS4BQE1

May 26, 2017April/May security update

Available May 26, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 7.0
Baseband Version:
G930TUVS4BQC1
March 20, 2017Various system improvementsAvailable March 20, 2017
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 7.0
Baseband Version:
G930TUVU4BQB1
February 20, 2017Mandatory software update to Android Nougat 7.0Available February 20, 2017
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 6.0.1
Baseband Version:G930TUVU4APK1
November 5, 2016Enable 256/64 QAMDomestic data roaming improvementsOctober/November Security patchesSystem crash/freeze fix

Available November 5, 2016

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 6.0.1Baseband Version:G930TUVU4APIASeptember 27, 2016Security updatesTime/date updateVarious system improvementsAvailable September 27, 2016
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 6.0.1Baseband Version:G930TUVU3APG1July 8, 2016Google Security fixJune and July security maintenance releaseVarious system improvementsAvailable July 8, 2016
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 6.0.1Baseband Version: G930TUVS3APD8May 23, 2016Google Security updateAvailable May 23, 2016
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 6.0.1Baseband Version: G930TUVU2APD7May 4, 2016FM Radio enabledPower and Volume key fixVarious system improvementsAvailable May 4, 2016
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 6.0.1Baseband Version: G930TUVU2APC8April 4, 2016Mandatory Security updatesAvailable April 4, 2016
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 6.0.1Baseband Version: G930TUVS2APB8March 17, 2016Mandatory Security updatesAvailable March 17, 2016
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.
Android version 6.0.1Baseband Version: G930TUVU1APB6March 11, 2016Original launch softwareAvailable March 11, 2016
If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

 

 

Determine update requirements

Your device must meet the following requirements to update your software to the most current version:

 

  • 50% or higher battery life
  • Data connection
  • File size: 289.66 MB

 

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA) for G930TUVU4BQH7

It is recommended to connect to Wi-Fi before completing the update.

 

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Software update.
  4. Tap Download updates manually.
  5. Tap OK.
  6. Tap Start.
  7. A restart message will appear, tap OK.

 

Update from a computer

Follow the update 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.