Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Getting Android Nougat Update

Posted on Feb 21 2017 - 7:10am by Alex Curran

In January, Samsung has announced that the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone will get Android 7.0 Nougat update very soon. And now the long awaited Android Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone is now being rolled out by AT&T in the United States. There are some major appearance changes and improvements in performance after the updating operating system. The update weighs 1.6 GB is an over-the-air (OTA) one.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Features

Display With Gorilla Glass Protection

The smartphone has a massive 5.5 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with the screen resolution of 1440 × 2560 pixels at 534 ppi pixel density. The device is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 4 that saves your phone to screen damage in any kind of incident.

Powerful Processor

Previously, the smartphone runs the Android 6.0 Marshmallow but now it is updated to the Android 7.0 Nougat, and the update is rolling out now, so hurry and update your phone to the latest version of the operating system and experience the new OS performance. The phone is powered by the Qualcomm MSM 8996 Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor coupled with Mali Adreno 530 graphic processor.

Multiple Storage Options

The smartphone is equipped with 4GB of high speed RAM and come with three storage options, a 32GB or 64GB or 128GB of built-in storage model. There is also a MicroSD card slot for the expansion of storage up to 256 GB.


As far as the cameras concerned, the phone packs a 12 megapixel rear camera on the back of the device and 5 megapixel front facing camera for selfie lovers.

Battery With Quick Charging Support

The device boasts a 3,600mAh non-removable Li-ion battery that lasts up to 22 hours of usage. The phone also supports Quick Charge 2.0, you can get 60 percent charge in just 30 minutes, the company claims.

Connectivity Options

The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2 and microUSB 2.0 port for both purpose, charging and data transfer. The smartphone is available in different color variants, namely Black, white, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold, Black pearl and Coral blue color option.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Specs

  • 5 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
  • Resolution of 1440 × 2560 pixels
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Android 7.0 Nougat OS
  • Qualcomm MSM 8996 Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor
  • Adreno 530 graphic processor
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB or 128GB of built-in storage
  • 12 megapixel rear camera
  • 5 megapixel front facing camera
  • 3,600mAh non-removable Li-ion battery
  • Quick Charge 2.0 support