Samsung Galaxy S6 Nougat Update Insults S7 Users

Galaxy Note 5 users who are keen to install Android 7.0 Nougat as quickly as possible can always opt to search for the new software build manually, which can be done through the Settings app of the device, i.e. the "Download software updates" option located in the "About device" section of Settings.

This is a special week, since the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 on AT&T looks set to pick up the Android 7.0 Nougat update.

Seeing how the Galaxy Note 5 initially launched in August 2015 running Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, the upgrade to Nougat is nearly certainly the last major iteration of Google's OS that this particular model will officially receive from Samsung and its wireless carrier partners.

The Galaxy Note 5 is receiving the build number N920W8VLU4CQC9, whereas the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus is getting the build number G928W8VLU4CQC8.

Telus has started pushing Android Nougat to Samsung Galaxy Note 5 devices on its network.

If there is one particular issue that many people have with the world of Android smartphones and tablets, it would be the update availability each time a new version of Android rolls out. That's not too surprising given that these two carriers pushed out the Nougat update to their Galaxy S7 users around the same time as well. The OS weighs about 1GB and like the Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+, it is coming over the air. You need to back up your files in case they get erased in the update. Both the updates shall include the latest security patch, however, we weren't able to confirm the same.

The update will not only come with the new Nougat OS but the users will also receive the new UI. Do take note that the age of the HTC One M9 is already more than a couple of years old, which means it would be no surprise if it misses out on the Android 8.0 Oreo bandwagon when that arrives on the scene.

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