Finally Samsung started rolling out Android 8.1 Oreo update for Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710F units in Russia and Vietnam. Samsung has skipped with Android 8.0 update and directly rolled out Android 8.1 Oreo for the device. The Stock Oreo update for Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710F is released as build as J710FXXU5CRJ7 / J710FXXU5CRJ8, both builds are based on Android 8.1 Oreo but we recommend you to get the latest one.
If you are getting impatient to see the latest J710FXXU5CRJ8 stock Oreo firmware on your device without waiting for the OTA then we have got you covered. In this guide you’ll be able to download and install the official Oreo J710FXXU5CRJ7 / J710FXXU5CRJ8 update for Galaxy J7 2016 SM-J710F via OTA, Kies or Odin.
The Official Android 8.1 Oreo for Galaxy J7 2016 brings Samsung Experience 9.0, high contrast keyboard, Dual Messenger, the over all interface looks pretty close to Galaxy S9 and S8. Other Oreo goodies include,
- Notification dots
- Notification channels
- Auto-fill framework
- Auto-sizing TextView
- Downloadable fonts
- Adaptive icons
- Shortcut pinning
In this guide we have mentioned the process to download stock Oreo Android 8.1 J710FXXU5CRJ8 firmware zip for Galaxy J7 2016 and install it right away by three possible ways.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy J7 2016
OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
Build Number: M1AJQ.J710FXXU5CRJ8
Android Security Patch Level: N/A
Status: OTA is live
Install Galaxy J7 2016 Android 8.1 Oreo J710FXXU5CRJ8 via Kies
This is just another possible way to download the firmware without extra effort.
First You need to download Samsung Kies application. Download Kies
Install the application on your PC and Open it.
Connect your device to PC and wait for the Kies app to detect your device.
Now it’s essential to make a backup of your device by clicking on Backup and Restore tab in the Kies screen.
Once the backup process is done, just click firmware upgrade to start the update process.
Install Stock Oreo Android 8.1 on Galaxy J7 2016 via Odin
Official Android 8.1 Oreo J710FXXU5CRJ8 firmware tar. Download
Then you need to turn off your device and boot it into download Mode, to do follow this guide.
Once your device boots into recovery mode then see instructions here to manually install the firmware via Odin.
That’s it! If you are facing any issue regarding this guide let us know by dropping a comment in the section below. Don’t forget to share this guide with others, Thank You.