Samsung Galaxy S7/ S7 Edge Android 7.1 Nougat OS Update

Update Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 EDGE smartphone OS to latest operating system Android 7.1 Nougat to feel the amazing User Interface features via custom ROM updates [ROM][G935F/FD/W8/S/K/L][7.1.1] OFFICIAL LineageOS 14.1 for Galaxy S7 Edge thanks to XDA Developer for this amazing Custom ROM. Google launched its new version of android OS 7.1 Nougat for its Nexus devices and major devices gets …

Update Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 EDGE smartphone OS to latest operating system Android 7.1 Nougat to feel the amazing User Interface features via custom ROM updates [ROM][G935F/FD/W8/S/K/L][7.1.1] OFFICIAL LineageOS 14.1 for Galaxy S7 Edge thanks to XDA Developer for this amazing Custom ROM. Google launched its new version of android OS 7.1 Nougat for its Nexus devices and major devices gets android 7.0 update there is no official word about Samsung smartphone OS update for Samsung galaxy S7. But the unofficial custom ROM stable version of android 7.1 available for S7 EDGE models inform of [ROM][G935F/FD/W8/S/K/L][7.1.1] OFFICIAL LineageOS 14.1 for Galaxy S7 Edge. The download link and guide to install or update your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge to latest android 7.0 OS with custom ROM.

Disclaimer:

The Samsung galaxy S7 G935F/FD/W8/S/K/L models Custom ROM installation process may end up in no results or negative results too that means device software damage as well mega device hangs or startup problem. So it’s advised to you that apply this installation procedure at your own risk and the below procedure only for educational purpose. We shall not be responsible for any damage to your device. This Custom ROM for Galaxy S7 Edge G935F/FD/W8/S/K/L Model only.

Prerequisites:

Before entering Samsung Galaxy S7 EDGE custom ROM updates process,

Take a Complete backup because of any data and apps lost during installation.

Use Nandroid backup to take complete existing ROM

Backup SMS, Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application or else use below app, Call Logs using “AllBackupRestore-ContactAPPSMS” and save it to online for restore

Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,

APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Apps > Settings > connections > More Networks > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”

Already installed TWRP Touch recovery mode and should have root access (Install easyrootchecker free to check your android device has Root access or Not)

Easy Root Check
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Enable the USB Debugging Mode in your Samsung Galaxy J5 device follow this step “Settings > More > Developer option > USB debugging”.

Minimum 75% battery need before start your work

Downloads:

ROM: lineage-14.1-20170627-nightly-hero2lte-signed.zip (ROM size: 426.4MB)-

for latest ROM update and Bug report follow this XDA forum

Open GApps: 7.1 Download

Step to install Android 7.0 Nougat Custom ROM to Samsung Galaxy S7

Download all above listed ZIP files to your computer or laptop and transfer zip file to Galaxy S7 root of your SD card

Switch OFF your Samsung Galaxy S7 and Enter TWRP Recovery mode by pressing Volume Up +Menu + Power buttons together and do full wipe Cache and Dalvik (everything except SD card)

From Recovery Menu, use Volume Up or Down button for navigation

Go to choose from SDcard or install ZIP from SD card and install or flash  …zip in ClockworkMod Recovery and optionally install or Flash Open GApps too.

Optional: After Android 7.1.1 custom ROM and Gapps ZIP files got installed DO A DATA WIPE / FACTORY RESET (Wipe dalvik cache) (otherwise your device will be stuck at boot)

Wait for 3 to 4 minutes and go to main menu and select ‘reboot system now’.

That it your Samsung Galaxy S7 smartphone now ready to enjoy at latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS version as uploaded in screenshot.

After rebooted check your device android version by checking Setting > More > About phone.

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