We have some good news for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge users. Now you can update your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge G930F with Android 7.0 Galaxy Project Nougat custom firmware ROM. Project Nougat ROM was our favorite some time back, it came with numerous features and versatility. It’s several customization options such as wallpaper selector, theme choose makes it the best ROM. It is perfect if you want to look for a completely new look for your phone.
Every theme will transform your phone into something different and unique. We are sure you would enjoy using every one of these themes. Project Nougat custom firmware ROM gives a complete android feel and in this article, we will show you how to install Android 7.0 Galaxy Project Nougat Custom Firmware ROM onto your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge version G930F.
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Before we take you straight into the installation process, there are always few prerequisites you need to have for before updating your Android smartphones. So let’s have a look at those first and then we will give you step by step instructions for updating the Project Nougat custom firmware ROM onto your Samsung Galaxy 7 Edge.
Prerequisites for installing Project Nougat custom firmware:
- USB Drivers: Download and install the latest Samsung USB drivers.
- Backup: It is important that you have backed up your data because you will lose all your data at end of installing AOPK ROM on Samsung S7 Edge.
- Custom Recovery: To install Project Nougat custom firmware ROM on your phone it is imperative that you have a custom recovery installed.
- Rooted Phone: Ensure that your phone is rooted.
- Clean your cache by performing Dalvik Cache wipe before you enter the recovery mode.
- Since the tutorial is for Galaxy S7 Edge, we suggest you do not try it on other variants of Samsung Galaxy smartphone.
How to download Project Nougat custom firmware on Samsung S7 Edge:
Step 2- To mount your S7 Edge memory onto the computer, you need to connect it to the PC via USB cable.
Step 3- You need to paste the Android 7.0 Galaxy Project Nougat custom firmware ROM zip file and GAPPS to your S7 Edge memory. You can place it either on the internal memory or the SD card. But make sure that it is placed directly in the memory and not in any folder.
Step 4- Switch off your phone and disconnect it.
Step 5- Turn it back on and enter the recovery mode. To do so, you need to press and hold the Power button along with the Volume Down button.
Step 6- In the recovery mode, you have to wipe all your data. Swipe the “Swipe to Factory Reset” option.
Step 7- Return to main menu and tap on Install button. Select the file that you copy pasted from your computer.
Step 8- Confirm installation. If you get into any boot loops you need to tap on the “Wipe Cache” button.
Step 9- Now reboot your phone via the “Reboot System” button. The process might take about 5 minutes and then you are good to go.
That’s it. You are done with updating your Galaxy S7 Edge G930F with Android 7.0 Galaxy Project Nougat Custom Firmware ROM. Enjoy the latest features on your S7 Edge.
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