[Updated] Samsung sending out another Nougat beta for the Galaxy S7 edge

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Following last week’s Nougat beta update for the Galaxy S7 edge, Samsung has now started sending out another update for the smartphone with some minor stability enhancements on board. The update is currently being sent out in the UK and South Korea; the changelog doesn’t show too many changes, so don’t expect any shiny new features here.

However, it is specified that the update fixes the intermittent rebooting issue, which we have faced on our handsets at SamMobile. As usual, this particular update is only sent out to the customers who are members of the Galaxy Beta program. This is a closed beta-testing program designed to weed out any flaws with pre-release software before a widespread commercial release. For more details on Nougat for the Galaxy S7 edge, check out our What’s New With Nougat series, and feel free to let us know should you find anything substantially different or new with the latest beta.

Update: One noticeable change in the new beta is transparency for notifications on the lockscreen, which means your wallpaper will always be visible no matter how many notifications you might have. Furthermore, the update is also available for the regular Galaxy S7 according to one of our readers, so do keep an eye out for it if you are taking part in the beta program.

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mohitdeepak
1 year 3 months ago
mohitdeepak

Plz rolling out NOUGAT s7 edge (sm-g935fd)INDIA.

PGHammer
1 year 3 months ago
PGHammer

SM-G930V (Verizon S7) has a server error.

LeonardChamaya
1 year 3 months ago
LeonardChamaya

Where do i get that wallpaper? :O its awesome!

harinsheth
1 year 3 months ago
harinsheth

Your that gmail notification may have contain some sensitive info , right ? You should change it.

Outlaw79
1 year 3 months ago
Outlaw79

Galaxy S6 wend can I expect to receive the update to nougat?

Abhijeet
1 year 3 months ago
Abhijeet

There is never an expected date. The update will come when Samsung finishes development.

1 year 3 months ago
stephen97

android vrsion 8 will be released soon. taking long enough to get androd 7 for my supposedly flagship s7 edge

arnesahn
1 year 3 months ago
arnesahn

When I left Samsung last time for an Win phone, i promised myself NEVER Samsung again..
And what do I got now?!?!? S7 edge 😛 What do i want? Nougat!!!!! and when do we get it??? Ehhh business as usual, who knows 😛

mada222
1 year 3 months ago
mada222

Be patient and u will never regret i’m a beta tester and it deserves to wait but there is a lot of bugs and they r making 7.1.1 no other oem work on 7.1.1 except Samsung

sammobilerockz
1 year 3 months ago
sammobilerockz

Epic Lol! Android 8 will only be released by September/October 2017.

mada222
1 year 3 months ago
mada222

Hahahahaha

assassin2se7en
1 year 3 months ago
assassin2se7en

Guys … can i use beta program and install android7 on my phone in iran ?

mada222
1 year 3 months ago
mada222

No

adrianlobont
1 year 3 months ago
adrianlobont

Device Maintenance widget still not working properly, not displaying the amount of ram and memory in use.

mada222
1 year 3 months ago
mada222

Delete it then make it again

Algienzo
1 year 3 months ago
Algienzo

S7 Flat (SM-G930F) also got the update

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