Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge owners have had to wait for a considerable amount of time to get a taste of Oreo on their handsets. The company started rolling out the update in the United Kingdom first last month only to pull it a few days later due to some issues. The roll out was resumed a few days later and the update has finally made its way […]
The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge should soon receive Android 8.0 Oreo as they’re the next albeit outdated flagship models in the company’s lineup. It has already released the update for more recent devices and even premium mid-range devices such as the Galaxy A5 (2017). So when will the Galaxy S7 get it? A Samsung-owned site suggests that the Galaxy S7 Oreo release will take place next month.
Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge owners have anxiously been waiting to finally get a taste of Oreo on their handsets and while it seems that the wait will soon be over for them, Verizon subscribers who own these handsets were briefly surprised yesterday when the carrier posted details of the Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. It turns out the update it’s sending out isn’t […]
It has been a long wait for Oreo for many Android users as the latest iteration of Google’s mobile platform is yet to be released for their devices. The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are both compatible with Oreo but the update hasn’t arrived as yet. However, it appears that this might change soon, as the Oreo update has now inched closer to its release for the Galaxy S7 […]
Samsung finally released the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ earlier today. While it’s only being rolled out to those who participated in the beta program and that too in Europe for now, it appears that at least one fortunate Galaxy S7 Edge owner has received the Oreo in Vietnam. They’ve even made a video about it to show the Galaxy S7 Edge running […]
The BlueBorne vulnerability was recently discovered. It’s a Bluetooth-based vulnerability that’s present in a wide variety of devices. The vulnerability enables hackers to gain remote access to a Bluetooth-enabled device and do as they please. The affected devices have since been receiving software fixes and AT&T has now rolled out the BlueBorne fix for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.
Back in 2016, a new app/feature of the Galaxy Note 7 was an app called Secure Folder. The idea behind the app is that users could put things inside of this folder and it will be protected from prying eyes and would only be accessible if the user were to authenticate themselves using their fingerprint.
It appears that Sprint has started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge on its network. The only caveat here is that the carrier appears to be rolling out the update first for those who participated in the Galaxy Beta Program last year. This means that users who didn’t participate in that program may have to wait for a couple of weeks before […]
Samsung may have started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge early last month but users in the United States are still waiting for the update to arrive. That’s because the majority of these handsets have been sold through carriers in the country and we all know just how much mobile carriers like to hold up updates. T-Mobile is finally following […]
Samsung released the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge last month and it’s yet to bring this update to other devices. Previous reports have revealed that the company is working on Nougat for several devices, including but not limited to the Galaxy S6 series and the Galaxy Note 5. A new report reveals that the Galaxy Note 5 Nougat update has received its […]
Samsung has been slowly pushing out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets. The update has been rolling out in the UK, China, and more recently India. It also seems that it could be coming to the US soon as T-Mobile appears to be testing the update.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected to be announced in the next few months, but if you’re not too fussed about having the latest smartphone and you just need something now, perhaps the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge could be of interest to you, especially when you consider the fact that T-Mobile is currently running a Netflix promotion for it.
As you might have heard, Samsung is releasing the Android 7.0 Nougat update to its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets around the world. However as we have stated in the past, unlocked handsets tend to get their updates faster as sometimes those locked to carriers like in the US might require additional approval.
The day that many Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge owners have been waiting for is finally here, at least for owners in India. Samsung announced last week that it has now officially started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for these flagship devices. It is gradually rolling out the firmware update in more markets across the globe. Today, it’s India’s turn. Folks in the country can finally get […]
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is approaching a year old which means it isn’t terribly old as far as smartphones are concerned. However it seems that there are signs that the hardware might be getting a bit old, at least for some users who are reporting that a pink link is showing up on one side of their display, as you can see in the photos above.
Samsung started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge last week. The update has only been sent out in selected markets right now and that too only to unlocked units. The company has now started rolling out the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge Nougat update to two key markets, users there will certainly be very happy to get onboard the latest […]
There’s a lot of hype these days surrounding Samsung’s next-generation flagship smartphones. The company is expected to unveil the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus in the near future. We hear new stuff about the upcoming devices on a daily basis and while not all of it is going to be true, it does give us an idea of what to expect. The latest leak out of China brings […]
Samsung’s 2016 flagships, the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge, both feature an IP68 water and dustproof rating. The same durability rating has even trickled down to Samsung’s new Galaxy A series so it won’t be surprising for many to hear that the latest reports expect Samsung to ensure that its upcoming flagship has the same water and dustproof rating as well.
So we know that Samsung is working on bringing Android 7.0 Nougat to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and last we heard, the update was expected to be released on the 17th of January, 2017. Turns out that maybe the date was wrong because according to reports, it looks like the Nougat OTA update has started to roll out to users of either handset already.
It has been known for several weeks now that Samsung is working on the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. The company even launched its Galaxy Beta Program to enable select members to take the beta firmware for a spin. There’s one more handset in the Galaxy S7 lineup and that’s the Galaxy S7 Active. It appears that development on the Galaxy S7 […]