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Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Android Oreo Update Rollout Paused Due to Unexpected Reboots

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge had started receiving their Android 8.0 Oreo updates a couple of weeks ago, but Samsung is now pausing the rollout as some users are experiencing random reboots. Earlier this month, some users in the UK had reported that the new Android version was available through a software update. The development came shortly after Samsung officially revealed the update schedule for both… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 duo getting an update

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are getting a new update. Arriving as version G930W8VLS2BQF1 and G935W8VLS2BQF1, respectively, it brings Android security fixes for June. Aside from the latest patch, the update also includes stability and performance-related improvements as well as some bug fixes. As is usually the case with OTA roll outs, it might take some… Read More »

T-Mobile version of Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge both receive May security update

The T-Mobile version of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge should feel a little more secure to its owners following an OTA update sent out to the two handsets. The Galaxy S7 is receiving software version G930TUVS4BQE1 while the Galaxy S7 edge update contains software version G935TUVS4BQE1. For some reason, T-Mobile’s support pages do not… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Nougat beta is now live in Korea

Word of Android Nougat on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge has been circulating for some time now. Last we heard, the Korean giant was gearing up for a field test in the UK, but that was later scrapped. However, it’s not all bad news, as a beta was indeed launched today, only in the OEMs home… Read More »

Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are receiving the November security update in Europe

Another month has passed, which means a new security update for Android is due to be rolling out. The November security patches have in fact already reached Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 edge handsets sold by T-Mobile in the US, and now it’s time for the same to happen to the unlocked units purchased in Europe. At the… Read More »

Galaxy S7 edge updated to support Wi-Fi calling on Rogers

Rogers has only recently started to support Wi-Fi calling on its network on Android devices. The newest devices being the Galaxy S7 edge now, the LG G4 last week, and the Galaxy Note5 also got the feature a little while before the G4. Samsung Galaxy S7 edge One of Mobile Syrups’ readers reports that a 266MB update has… Read More »

Top 10 smartphones for 2016: Galaxy S7, LG G5, iPhone 7 and Xperia X

2016 is already shaping up to be a great year for smartphones, with February’s Mobile World Congress giving a morish taste of the creations and surprises to come. 2015 saw manufacturers attempting to thrive in a crowded market by introducing their own quirks and innovations, from the iPhone 6S’ force-sensitive 3D Touch tech to the Sony Xperia’s Z5… Read More »

Top 10 MWC insights and products: from Galaxy S7 to Nokia’s smartphone return

Another Mobile World Congress (MWC) has come and gone, full of news, announcements and the odd sangria-induced hangover, no doubt. It’s useful to take stock after such an event and look at some of the most notable announcements, so V3 has put together a round-up of the top 10 most interesting announcements from the show, from devices to… Read More »

Samsung announces the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in India

Samsung just announced the flagship Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge in India, at an event in New Delhi. The phones are being launched in 32GB dual SIM variant with the Exynos 8890 chipset. The Galaxy S7 is priced at INR 48,900 ($725) and the Galaxy S7 edge at INR 56,900 ($844). Pre-bookings for both start today… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge pre-orders now shipping in the US, UK and Europe

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge were supposed to ship to their new owners in the US, the UK and Europe this Friday, but you should expect delivery as soon as today. This is if you have already pre-ordered, most UK retailers and carriers still show March 11 as the delivery date. Only the O2 lists “free… Read More »