Showing posts with label July 2017 Security Updates. Show all posts
Showing posts with label July 2017 Security Updates. Show all posts

Sprint Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ July 2017 Security Updates

If you owned a Sprint Galaxy S6 or a S6 edge and S6 edge+ then you must have or about to received a new software update notification. Sprint is sending out the monthly security update that brings the July 2017 Android security patches. It's basically just a security patches that brings no other changes to the said devices recent Android 7.0 Nougat OS.

The update will move the Sprint Galaxy S6 (SM-G920P) current Android 7.0 Nougat to version G920PVPU4DQG4 from G920PVPS4DQF1.  Same goes to the Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925P) that will also bump to Nougat version G925PVPU4DQG4 from G925PVPS4DQF1. While on the other hand, the Galaxy S6 edge+  (plus SM-G928P) to Nougat version G928PVPU3DQG2 from its previous released version G928PVPS3DQF1.

Verizon Galaxy S6 an S6 edge Receiving Updates that fixes ringback tone playback and July 2017 security patches

Verizon is sending out an update on Galaxy S6 (G920V) and the Galaxy S6 edge (G925V) that looks similarly to the Galaxy S6 edge+ SM-G928V update few weeks ago.  This time, there a bundle of some fixes that includes in the update. According to Verizon, this release version brings fixes ringback tone playback to non-Verizon Wireless phones, and applies the latest security patches. The security patches they mentioned is basically the June 1, 2017 Android security patch level.

Here are the update details;

What's New:

• Latest Android security patches
• Fixes ringback tone playback to non-Verizon Wireless phones

Technical details:

Galaxy S6 SM-G920V (Verizon) Update version NRD90M.G920VVRU4DQF3


• Device name: Galaxy S6
• Model number: SM-G920V
• Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
• Android security patch level: June 1, 2017
• Baseband version: G920VVRU4DQF3
• Kernel version: 3.10.61
• Build number: NRD90M.G920VVRU4DQF3
• AP: G920VVRU4DQF3
• CP: G920VVRU4DQF3
• CSC: G925VVZW4DQF3
• Release date: August 11, 2017

Galaxy S6 SM-G920I and S6 edge SM-G925I Receiving July 2017 Security Updates in India and Latin America

A month ago the Galaxy S6 SM-G920I and Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925I 4G LTE variant has received the June security updates. This time around another update are about to hit the said devices in India, including the rest of select countries in Asia and Latin America region.

This update update will bump up the Galaxy S6 SM-G920I and S6 edge SM-G925I Android security patch level to July 1, 2017.  The Galaxy S6 G920I will get the Android 7.0 Nougat update version G920IDVU3FQG2 in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka.  While in Latin America, we've spooted an update version G920IDVU3FQG1 heading in Argentina and Columbia. On the other hand, the Galaxy S6 edge G925I also gets an update to version G925IDVU3FQG2 from G925IDVS3FQEC in Asia.

Here are the update details:

What’s New:

  • Android Security Patch Updates
  • Various system improvements

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+ July Security Updates with Various systemimprovements

Just right around 10 days after the last update landed on T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+, here comes another release build heading on its way.  It's seems the updates is something very similar to the previous released as the latter will also brings  various system improvements for the said device.  Even though, this update is launch in the month of August, so  we've speculated that this might be the August 2017 security update.  But however, the update still covers the July 2017 Android security patches.

The new update for T-Mobile’s Galaxy S6 edge+ is version G928TUVU4EQG3.  This release build includes the July 1, 2017 security patch level, like the previous update version G928TUVS4EQG1.

Here's the update details;

What's New:

  • Various system improvements

Details:

  • Device name: Galaxy S6 edge+
  • Model number:  SM-G928T
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928TUVU4EQG3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10809541
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928TUVU4EQG3
  • Release date: August 1, 2017
T-Mobile has also made an announcement found on their Galaxy S6 edge+ support page  to show that this update is officially release  beginning August 1, 2017.

Galaxy S6 edge+ SM-G928F/G928C/G928G July 2017 Security Updates

As we already posted about the Galaxy S6 (SM-G920F) and S6 edge (SM-G925F) international variants on its  July 2017 security updates.  This time, we are also rounding up the security updates that has landed on Galaxy S6 edge+ SM-G928F,  including the SM-G928C, and SM-G928G models in the month of July.

Note: You can check the following details in your Galaxy S6 edge+ settings. From Home screen > Apps > Settings > About phone.
If the details in your device matched up with one of the updates then that means that your device is already updated.  But if not, you can also update your device manually.

Galaxy S6 edge+ SM-G928F July 2017 Security Updates


First, we have to tackle the Galaxy S6 edge+ SM-G928F updates. As this specific device has received various updates in the European territories.

Galaxy S6 SM-G920F & S6 edge SM-G925F July 2017 Security Updates Roundup 7/1/2017-7/31/2017

Yet another month passed by, and so does another round of Android security updates has landed on Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920F and the Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925F across the globe. These updates solely brings the Android security patches that covers the month of July.

In this post, we are rounding up each updates to take a look back of which countries and or mobile network operators whom received and released an updates in July.

Galaxy S6 SM-G920F Updates in Europe

The following updates were the ones we've seen released in Europe region for the past couple of weeks. Some of these updates are gradually available until August 2017 in various countries.

Update build NRD90M.G920FXXS5EQG1

  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: 1 July 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQCD
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10958180
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXS5EQG1
  • Carrier: Factory unlocked Galaxy S6 SM-G920F
  • Countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom

AT&T Galaxy S6 edge Plus July 2017 Security Updates Rolling Out

Following AT&T's released of the July 2017 security updates  on Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and S6 active  last week.  This time, AT&T's is pushing the same treatment for the Galaxy S6 plus (SM-G928A). According to AT&T, a new update will be hitting the Galaxy S6 edge+ that will bump up its recent Android 7.0 Nougat OS to version G928AUCS4EQG1 from previous release version G928AUCS4EQF1.

The update only weighs at 22MB in file size, and there is no doubts that it only brings the said July 2017 security updates.

Here are the details:
  • What's changing: Android device security updates
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Security patch level (SPL): July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928AUCS4EQG1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10809541
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928AUCS4EQG1
  • Previous versions required: G928AUCS4EQF1

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge Receiving Updates with Various System Improvements

A week earlier, T-Mobile has released an update on Galaxy S6 and S6 edge that includes the July security updates.  This time, another round of updates will be hitting on the said devices.  This update will now bring various system improvements, according to T-Mobile's announcement. It's basically means that the update includes fixes to found issues, improvements to the device performance, battery life optimizations, and general system enhancements.

Here are the details:

What’s New:

  • Various System Improvements

The details: 

Update build G925TUVU5FQG3 for T-Mobile Galaxy S6 SM-G920T

  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920TUVU5FQG3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11187574
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920TUVU5FQG3

Update build G925TUVU5FQG3 for T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925T

  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925TUVU5FQG3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11187574
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925TUVU5FQG3

So if you've got a T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge and may have been updated to the previous release version and you've also  found out some  issues, then you must update your device now.

Verizon Galaxy S6 edge+ Receives an Update to Improved Voice over Wi-Ficalls

If you owns a Verizon galaxy S6 edge+ and have had experienced unwanted dropped on Voice over Wi-Fi calls, then you must update your device now. According to big red, a new update is coming to all Galaxy S6 edge+ users beginning July 27, 2017. This update includes several improvements and fixes, including  to minimize the dropped problem on Voice over Wi-Fi calls, fixes issue that was preventing you from adding the Google search app while the device is in Easy Mode, and the notification for no app space when adding an app icon or widget to the Home screen.

In addition, the said  update also includes and applies the latest Android security patches. It basically contains the June 1, 2017 Android security patch level.

Here are the technical details:

  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: June 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928VVRU3CQF3
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928VVRU3CQF3

What's New:


This software update brings the latest Android security patches and the following improvements:
  • Add Google search app in Easy Mode: Fixed an issue that was preventing you from adding the Google search app while the device is in Easy Mode.
  • Improved Voice over Wi-Fi calls: Fixed issues to reduce dropped Voice over Wi-Fi calls.
  • Notification for no app space: If you're trying to add an app icon or widget to the Home screen and there is no space, you'll receive a popup notification that there is no space, instructing you to place the app on a different home screen

AT&T Galaxy S6 Active Receives July 2017 Security Updates

Following the rolling out of the July 2017 Android security updates on AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge few days earlier. This time around, its time for the AT&T Galaxy S6 active (SM-G890A) users to receive a very similar treatment. Today, AT&T has officially release an update dubbed as build version G890AUCU6DQG1, weighing at 23MB in file size. The latter brings none other than the July 1, 2017 Android security patches.

Here are the details:

What's new:

  • Android device security updates

The details:


  • Android version: 7.0.1
  • Security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G890AUCU6DQG1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10950877
  • Build number: NRD90M.G890AUCS6DQG1

Telus, Bell, Rogers Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ Receiving July 2017 Security Updates

Way back in April, Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ has gotten its Android 7.0 Nougat updates.  Two months after, another Nougat update had been released that brings the June 2017 Android security patches. This time around, Canadian carriers are also started pushing another security updates for the month of July 2017.  Again, these updates brings nothing any new features to the earlier Android 7.0 Nougat, but it only applies the latest Android Security Maintenance Release (SMR).

Among all major Canadian carriers such as Telus, Bell, and Rogers, has started the rolling out of the said July 2017 security  updates. While the rest of all Canadian mobile network providers, including the factory unlocked version will also get the same treatment anytime soon.

Here are the details:

What's New: Android Security Patches

Galaxy S6 SM-G920W8 Update build G920W8VLS5DQG1

  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920W8VLS5DQG1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11094681
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920W8VLS5DQG1
  • AP: G920W8VLS5DQG1
  • CP: G920W8VLS5DQG1
  • CSC: G920W8OYA5DQG1

AT&T Galaxy S6 and S6 edge Receiving July 2017 Security Updates

Another Over-The-Air OTA update has now being pushed on AT&T Galaxy S6 and S6 edge.  AT&T Galaxy S6 and S6 edge users will receives an about 22MB software update beginning July 25, 2017, according to AT&T. These updates were to bring another doze of the Android device security updates of which basically means that it has the July 2017 Android security patches. The Galaxy S6 will move its Android 7.0 Nougat OS to version G920AUCS6EQG1. While the Galaxy S6 edge on the other hand, will also bump up to version G925AUCS6EQG1.

Here's the technical details;

What’s New:

  • Android device security updates

Details:


AT&T SAMSUNG Galaxy S6 SM-G920A Update
  • Android version: 7.0.1
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920AUCS6EQG1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10950877
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920AUCS6EQG1
  • Build fingerprint: 7.0/NRD90M/G920AUCS6EQG1
  • Previous version required: G920AUCS6EQF1

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+ Got an Update with Various System Improvements

Way back in May, T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+ has gotten its Android 7.0 Nougat upgrade.  Last month, the device receives some fixes to the intermittent call failure for select users. Now another round of Nougat update dubbed as build number G928TUVS4EQG1, will be hitting the Galaxy S6 edge+ users starting on June 201, 2017.

The update includes some various system improvements, according to T-Mobile. But while sneaking around the build details, the update also contain the July 1, 2017 security update.

We also keep eyeing on the Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T) and the Galaxy S6 edge  (SM-G925T) variants,  but yet it seems like there ain’t no signs of Nougat update as of this time being.

Here are the details:

What's New:

  • Various system improvements

Details:

  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928TUVS4EQG1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10809541
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928TUVS4EQG1
  • Release date: July 20, 2017

So if you’ve got a T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+, you can manually check for a software update by going into Settings > About device> Check for an Update.

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge Receives July 2017 Security Updates

Earlier in June, T-Mobile has rolled the Android 7.0 Nougat updates on Galaxy S6 and S6 edge.  This time around a new update is being pushed of which has the monthly Android security maintenance updates.

A new software update for Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T) dubbed as build number G920TUVS5FQG1 and for the Galaxy S6 edge  (SM-G925T) with build number G925TUVS5FQG1 will be hitting on both devices this week. These releases contain the monthly security update to which basically bumps up the said devices Android security patch level to July 1, 2017.

So if you’ve got a T-Mobile Galaxy S6 or S6 edge, you can manually check for a software update by going into Settings > About device> Check for an Update.

Here goes the update details:

What's New:


  • Security update

Update build G920TUVS5FQG1 for T-Mobile Galaxy S6 SM-G920T


  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920TUVS5FQG1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11187574
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920TUVS5FQG1

Update build G920TUVS5FQG1  for T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925T


  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level: July 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G925TUVS5FQG1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11187574
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925TUVS5FQG1