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Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ October 2017 Android Security Patch Updates

Updated on December 4, 2017: Added all updates that still includes the October 2017 Android security patches but has just been recently rolled out for unknown reasons.

Here comes the October 2017 Android Security Patch Updates on Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+. These updates includes the Blueborne Security Patches for all phones that are vulnerable when they’re connected to a Bluetooth device.

Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ Updates in United States

Some major US carriers has  manage to unleashed the October 2017 security updates much earlier than the usual release schedule.  Verizon has made to the first spot to released the Blueborne security patch. Then followed by AT&T and Sprint, and then Samsung US itself also released the said  updates for the factory unlocked variants of the Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+.  For some reasons the  T-Mobile  Galaxy S6, S6 edge hasn’t made any movements yet, but the Galaxy S6 edge got an update. So we’ll assume that they might as well deploys the October and November 2017 security updates till the end of November.

Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge plus Updates in United States

Here are the recap of of each release build version according to each specific US carriers and each of the Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ model numbers.

Verizon Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge PlusUpdates

 Device Name  Release Build version
Galaxy S6 (SM-G920V)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920VVRS4DQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920VVRS4DQJ1
  • Release date: November 6, 2017
 Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925V)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925VVRS4DQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925VVRS4DQJ1
  • Release date: November 6, 2017
Galaxy S6 edge+ (SM-G928V)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928VVRS3CQI3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928VVRS3CQI3
  • Release date: November 6, 2017

AT&T Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ Updates

 Device Name  Release Build version
Galaxy S6 (SM-G920A)
  • Android version: 7.0.1
  • Security patch level (SPL): October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920AUCS6EQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10950877
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920AUCS6EQJ1
  • Release date: November 9, 2017
 Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925A)
  • Android version: 7.0.1
  • Security patch level (SPL): October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925AUCS6EQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10950877
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925AUCS6EQJ2
  • Release date: November 9, 2017
Galaxy S6 edge+ (SM-G928A)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Security patch level (SPL): October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928AUCS4EQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10809541
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928AUCS4EQJ1
  • Release date: November 7, 2017

Sprint Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ Updates

 Device Name  Release Build version
Galaxy S6 (SM-G920P)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920PVPS4DQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11881452
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920PVPS4DQJ1
  • Release date: November 22, 2017
 Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925P)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925PVPS4DQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11881452
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925PVPS4DQJ1
  • Release date: November 22, 2017
Galaxy S6 edge+ (SM-G928P)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: November 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928PVPS3DQK1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11855991
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928PVPS3DQK1
  • Release date: This update might be release on December

T-Mobile Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ Updates

 Device Name  Release Build version
Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: November 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920TUVU5FQK1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12491470
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920TUVU5FQK1
  • Release date:  Might be on early December
 Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925T)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: November 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925TUVU5FQK1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12491470
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925TUVU5FQK1
  • Release date:  Might be on early December
Galaxy S6 edge+ (SM-G928T)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928TUVU4EQJ3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12422662
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928TUVU4EQJ3
  • Release date:  November 9, 2017

US Unlocked Galaxy S6 Updates

 Device Name  Release Build version
US factory unlocked Samsung Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920TUES5EQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11187574
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920TUES5EQJ1

Updates on International variants of the Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge plus

Here’s the update for the international variants of the Galaxy S6 (SM-G920F), Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925F) and the S6 edge plus (SM-G928F) across Europe, Latin America,  Asia, Middle East, and Africa.

Galaxy S6 SM-G920F Updates

 Device Name  Release Build version
Europe’s factory unlocked Samsung Galaxy S6
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10958180
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQJ2
Europe’s Galaxy S6 (Vodafone)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQJ5
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10940776
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQJA
Europe’s Galaxy S6 (3/O2/Orange)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQI8
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12454964
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQJB
Europe’s Galaxy S6 (T-Mobile/Cosmote)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQH8
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11268311
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQJC
Middle East, and Africa Galaxy S6
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQHC
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10940776
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQJ1
Southeast Asia Galaxy S6
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQD3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12414727
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQJ7

Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925F Updates

 Device Name  Release Build version
Europe’s factory unlocked Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925FXXU5EQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10958180
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925FXXU5EQJ2
Europe’s Galaxy S6 edge  (Vodafone)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925FXXU5EQJ5
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10940776
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925FXXU5EQJA
Europe’s Galaxy S6 edge (3/O2/Orange)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925FXXU5EQJ6
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12454964
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925FXXU5EQJB
Europe’s Galaxy S6 edge (T-Mobile/Cosmote)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925FXXU5EQJ1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11268311
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925FXXU5EQJC
Middle East, and Africa Galaxy S6 edge
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925FXXU5EQHC
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10940776
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925FXXU5EQJ1
Southeast Asia Galaxy S6 edge
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925FXXU5EQD3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12414727
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925FXXU5EQJ8

Galaxy S6 edge+ (Plus) SM-G928F Updates

 Device Name  Release Build version
Europe’s factory unlocked Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928FXXU3CQG2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11762721
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928FXXS3CQJ1
Europe’s Galaxy S6 edge+ (Vodafone)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928FXXU3CQG2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11762721
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928FXXS3CQJ5
Europe’s Galaxy S6 edge+ (3/O2/EE)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928FXXU3CQG2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12454964
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928FXXS3CQJ1
Europe’s Galaxy S6 edge+ (T-Mobile/Cosmote)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928FXXU3CQG2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12454964
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928FXXS3CQJ6

For updates in Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, Middle East, and the rest of Asia regions, here goes the following release builds.

Galaxy S6 SM-G920I Updates

 Region  Release Build version
Australia
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920IDVU3FQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12397725
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920IDVU3FQJC
New Zealand
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920IDVU3FQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12397725
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920IDVU3FQJ7
Latin America
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920IDVU3FQH1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11965133
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920IDVU3FQJ2
India (Asia)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920IDVU3FQI3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12044283
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920IDVS3FQJB
Middle East
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920IDVU3FQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12397725
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920IDVU3FQJ7

Galaxy S6 SM-G925I Updates

 Region  Release Build version
Australia
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925IDVU3FQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12397725
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925IDVU3FQJC
New Zealand
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925IDVU3FQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12397725
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925IDVU3FQJ7
Latin America
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925IDVU3FQH1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11965133
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925IDVU3FQJ4
India (Asia)
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925IDVU3FQI3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12044283
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925IDVS3FQJB
Middle East
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android Security Patch Level: October 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925IDVU3FQJ2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12397725
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925IDVU3FQJ7

However, the Galaxy S6 edge plus SM-G928I hasn’t made any changes yet,  and are still stuck in July and August security patches.

So those who got the Galaxy S6 or a Galaxy S6 edge and S6 edge plus devices, you folks might check the said updates. These updates should not be ignored or just be taken slightly as it will brings the security enhancements for the device.

You may simply tap that Apps > Settings > About device > Software updates > Check for Updates in your phones.

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