In the article below we are going to give you a detailed and comprehensive tutorial on how to update Samsung Galaxy J5 version NXXU2BQJ8 Android 7.1.1 Nougat update which is not available for all J5 variants yet. It comes with J510FNXXU2BQJ8 build and is officially released for Samsung Galaxy J5 Variant number SM-J510. The update comes with lots of bug fixes, improved speed and stability and enhanced performance for Samsung J5 SM-J510. It has a shutter button for zooming camera, also comes with Samsung Cloud Support, a brand new Device Manager has also been added in the latest update. It ill be make your device operating system a lot more smoother than before.
1- Download Samsung USB drivers.
2- Don’t forget to backup your data as you might loose all your data and media files during this update.
3- You can also enable USB Debugging mode to be on the safe side.
4- Make sure your device battery is more than 80 percent.
5- This is an official update from Samsung only for its J5 SM-J510F device holders only. No other device can be tried to be updated with this tutorial.
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How to update Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510F to NXXU2BQJ8 Android 7.1.1 Nougat:
Step 1- To start things off, download the NXXU2BQJ8 Android 7.1.1 Nougat (link given above in essential downloads) on your personal computer.
Step 2- Extract that downloaded file as zip.file.
Step 3- Download Odin (link given above in essential downloades)
Step 4- Next you need to turn your Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510F off, press volume down key and home button and power button together until your see a warning sign on your J7 screen, press volume up when you see warning sign and it will take your device into the download mode.
Step 5- Open the downloaded Odin file on your personal computer.
Step 6- Connect your device with your personal computer with the help of a USB cable.
Step 7- After you connect your device with your personal computer, the ID:COM box will turn into yellow color, we suggest you to wait as this process might take few minutes.
Step 8- Now open the extract file of Android 7.1.1 NXXU2BQJ8 you made in second step, click on the files you need to install on your device. “AP”, “CP”, “CSC”, “PIT”, “BL” are such files you will find in the downloaded extract file. if you can’t see some of any of these files, then ignore this step and carry on to the next.
Step 9- Head back into Odin, and tap F Reset Time option and Auto Reboot option.
Step 10- To start installation process tap on start button in Odin.
Step 11- Once the installation completes, your device will restart itself. Unplug your Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510F from computer when you see your mobile screen turning on.
You have updated and installed your Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510F with NXXU2BQJ8 Android 7.1.1 Nougat.