Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge each receive a software update

If you’re a Verizon customer who owns the Samsung Galaxy S7 or Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, please give us your attention for brief moment. We are happy to inform you that a software update is coming your way. Want more specifics? We thought that you might. The update for the Galaxy S7 carries a software version number of NRD90M.G930VVRU4BQH4, while the update for the Galaxy S7 edge is indicated by the software version of NRD90M.G935VVRU4BQH4.

The update features the Android security patch for August, and also improves the quality of Wi-Fi calling. It will stop Wi-Fi calls from getting dropped …


AT&T update for Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, Note 4 and Note Edge brings latest Android security patch

AT&T is rolling out a new software upgrade for four Samsung smartphones. Owners of the Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, Note 4 and Note Edge will be happy to know that their devices will get the latest Android security patch after updating.

For the S7 and S7 Edge, the update weighs in at 41.6 MB and bumps the software version to G930AUCS4BQH1 and G935AUCS4BQH1, respectively. Note 4 owners should get a 28.3MB patch with version N910AUCS2EQH1, while those who possess a Note Edge are to expect a 22.2MB file with version N915AUCS2DQH1. 
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Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S7 Active now costs $499.99

If you’re in need of a tough high-end smartphone made by Samsung, but you’re not ready to pay over $800 for the Galaxy S8 Active (released a few weeks back via AT&T), you may be glad to know that you can now purchase a Galaxy S7 Active for under $500.

Of course, the S7 Active is now a bit over 1 year old, but it remains a high-end, reliable device (read our review if you’re not convinced) that will certainly be updated to Android 8 Oreo. While AT&T is selling the Galaxy S7 Active for $694.99, you can buy the phone’s unlocked variant (though still AT&T-branded) …

Deal: Get a Samsung Galaxy S7 edge for just $192 (on Verizon or Sprint)

Best Buy today has a pretty awesome deal for anyone looking to purchase a Samsung Galaxy S7 edge on Verizon or Sprint. The retailer lets you pay just $7.99 per month for an S7 edge, if you’re activating it with a monthly installment plan on any of the two carriers.

Over 24 months, you’ll be paying a total of $192 for the Galaxy S7 edge – that’s certainly a great price for an ex-flagship smartphone that still offers high-end features, and otherwise would cost around $500.

This deal is valid only today, August 11, at ends at 11:59 p.m. Central Time, so …

Deal: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, new and unlocked, is $80 off at Best Buy

ProductLocationItem ConditionCurrent PriceOffer ExpiresSamsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB, Unlocked, Titanium SilverBest BuyNew$419.99 ($500.00)
16% offN/A

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Have you been waiting for the right moment to get your hands on the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge? If the answer is “yes”, you might want to check out Best Buy’s latest deal for the device.
You can currently nab the 32GB version of Samsung’s 2016 flagship in silver for $420 or 16% ($80) off compared to the asking price other big US retailers such as Amazon and Walmart. …

T-Mobile pushes new update for Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, here is what's changed

A new update has started rolling out for Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge owners that purchased their device from T-Mobile. Coming in at about 47MB, the patch contains the Android security update for the month of July, alongside some minor improvements and optimizations which are not specified in the change-log.

The software upgrade should bump the Galaxy S7 to build number G930TUVU4BQG5, while Galaxy S7 edge owners should be at G935TUVU4BQG5 after installing.

The update is available OTA, but it might need some time to reach all …

Analysts: Galaxy S8 may be selling slower than the S7 before it

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 landed with the most radical design overhaul in the history of the Galaxy S series, a top-shelf camera, and numerous other enticements, but this may have not been enough for users to switch their current handsets. A new report cites Korean analysts from The Bell, who claim that the S8 actually sells slower than the Galaxy S7 before it.
The numbers they’ve come up with, however, are a bit conflicting. In the first three weeks after launch, Samsung reported that it has shipped 10 million of the new handsets, while the Bell’s numbers are 9.8 million …

AT&T rolls out Galaxy S7 update that adds June security patch, Knox and Messaging fixes

While many handset makers are already pushing updates that contain the newest July security patch, U.S. carriers like T-Mobile and AT&T are rolling out the last month security update.

AT&T has just confirmed that a new update is now available for Samsung Galaxy S7. Aside from the June security patch, the update brings a couple of fixes and improvements that are meant to further enhance users experience and phone’s performance.

Although not many details about the update have been published by AT&T, the carrier did say what changes Galaxy S7 owners …

AT&T pushes new update to the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active is one of the many AT&T smartphones that have already received the Android 7.0 Nougat update. Recently, a new update has gone live for Samsung’s rugged smartphone, which is supposed to address a couple of issues and add some improvements.

More importantly, the update is meant to deliver Galaxy S7 Active users the latest June security patch. Among the many fixes included in the update, AT&T mentions those related to the Advanced Messaging, AT&T Messages Backup and Sync, as well as Wi-Fi Calling.

Also, Video Calling got …

Verizon pushes new update to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, here is what's changed

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are eligible for a new maintenance update at Verizon, which mostly addresses some issues that users probably noticed in the past. Moreover, the update adds the latest Android security patches on both Samsung smartphones.

The first thing worth mentioning is that all preloaded Google apps (Chrome, Drive, Gmail, Hangouts, Maps, Photos, Play Movies & TV, Play Music, Play Store, YouTube, and Android Pay) will now be accessible and available for use in Easy Mode.

Furthermore, the update brings performance improvements to Wi-Fi Calling …