Samsung has just released February 2019 security patch Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge European variants. In this guide we have gathered all the firmware carrying February 2019 for Galaxy S7 SM-G930F and Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F. The February 2019 OTA for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge is available to download as build G930FXXS4ESAE and G935FXXS4ESAE. OTA is already live as we are writing this post, if you are getting impatient to update your device on latest firmware then for your ease we have mentioned three different ways to install the update on your device.
The February patch includes fixes for five critical and dozens of high and moderate risk Android OS vulnerabilities. As many as 12 Samsung Vulnerabilities and Exposures items have also been fixed with this security patch. Earlier we had used the same process for other Galaxy devices and this post is specifically posted for security updates. Just keep reading the guide and follow the instructions to download and install February 2019 security patch for Galaxy S7 G930F and S7 Edge G935F.
Here is the list of February 2019 security updates released so far along their download links:
Galaxy S7 SM-G930F
Galaxy S7 SM-G935F
Download February 2019 XXS4ESAE Security Patch for Galaxy S7 G930F and S7 Edge G935F
The first thing we recommend you is the process to download the February 2019 Security Patch on Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus via OTA. for this you need to go to Settings > About device > System updates. Connect your device to working data connection or WiFi connection and check for the new system updates. Let the device connect to the Samsung servers for new update, it will notify you about the update whether it is available or not. Is the response is positive just download the update and start installing it.
Install February 2019 update on S7 and S7 Edge via Samsung Kies:
If the OTA method doesn’t help you just try the update via Samsung Kies, here is the detailed process to update your device via Samsung Kies.
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 February 2019 update on S7 and S7 Edge via Odin:
This is the final process to update latest firmware manually on your device if none of the above process worked for you. For this you need to prepare for the some download including Odin tool, latest USB drivers and even adb drivers and the firmware file in .tar format.
We have mentioned each and everything in the guide below, but you need to download the firmware first from our provided download link above.
Once the firmware is downloaded then you need to follow our guide to install the firmware via Odin tool.
Stay tuned for more updates!