We had recently reported that Samsung had begun the rollout of October security patch for mid-range devices like the Galaxy J7 Prime and others. However, less than a week later, October security patch for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge is out as well.The update has been released for the international variant of the Samsung flagship devices across continental Europe. With a firmware bump to XXS1BPJ1, the update is currently live in Germany and the Netherlands and should roll out to other countries soon.The official report log for the update mentions a total of 68 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) in the Android OS and the device itself. As expected, the update will be pushed out incrementally across the European continent and then soon across the world.Users who have already received the October security update for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, can feel free to mention the changes and improvements they may have noticed. To check for the latest available update manually simply open Settings->About phone->Software update->Check for updates.You can also keep an eye out for all the latest available Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge September update on our Samsung firmware platform. Keep us posted on all the improvements and new features you notice in the latest Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge update.
What's my model number?
There are several ways to locate your model number:
- Option 1
- On your device, go to Settings, then "About device" and scroll down to "Model number"
- Option 2
- Often times you can view the model number inside the device, by removing the battery
- Option 3
- Using Samsung's model/serial number location tool