South Korean tech big Samsung has lastly confirmed the roll-out of Android Oreo replace for its 2016 flagship Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. Each the smartphone have began receiving the replace. The Oreo replace is obtainable via a software program replace which some customers within the UK have acquired at present.
The most recent improvement passed off simply after the official announcement of the replace schedule for each the telephones. This replace seems months after Samsung launched Android eight.zero Oreo for its 2017 flagships Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus.
A lot of customers has reported on Reddit that they’ve acquired the replace on their Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones. In accordance with the stories, the Oreo replace is rolling out mannequin numbers M-G930F and SM-G935F respectively.
It has been reported that the replace brings firmware model G930FXXU2ERD5 for the Galaxy S7 and G935FXXU2ERD5 for the Galaxy S7 Edge. The replace is sized at round 1.27GB which additionally consists of Samsung Expertise 9.zero. The replace additionally comes with some default Oreo options like Sensible Autofill and Image-in-Image mode.
The Android eight.zero replace will deliver some extra options to the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. It can embody options like Samsung Cloud and Discover my Cellular. There are enhancements which is able to enhance the Bluetooth high-quality audio codec assist, video participant supporting auto repeat and 2x velocity choice, video recorder with the power to dam calls whereas recording, and sticky notification on Samsung Well being to allow you to see step rely at a look.
In accordance with SamMobiles, together with the replace for unlocked Galaxy S7 customers, the Oreo replace can also be accessible for Vodafone UK-locked Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge items.
The best way to obtain the replace
Similar to all the opposite replace, the Android Oreo replace for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge is rolling out as an over-the-air (OTA) bundle. Customers can verify its availability on their Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge whereas merely going to the Settings choice and deciding on the Software program updates.
In case your cellphone is prepared for the replace then it is going to present you the obtain and replace choice, and if not then it is going to present that your cellphone is up to date. It has been really helpful to again up your knowledge earlier than hitting the obtain and set up choice, though the possibilities of shedding knowledge are very much less whereas updating the cellphone.
You might be additionally suggested to make use of a high-speed knowledge or Wi-Fi connectivity to obtain the replace. Observe that your smartphone’s battery should be cost greater than 30 p.c.
It is good that Samsung has not left the hand of its older telephones and bothers to replace them as effectively.