Android 8.0 Oreo for AT&T Samsung Galaxy S7 active

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S7 Active (G891A) has started receiving the Android Oreo 8.0 update. The update comes with build number R16NW.G891AUCU3CRE7 and includes April 2018 Security Patch.

The Android Oreo update on Galaxy S7 Active is OTA (over-the-air) and is released in phases, so if you are running the stock firmware you’ll get a notification when it reaches your region and device.

Specification Review of Samsung Galaxy S7 Active: It comes with a 5.1-inches display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The handset is driven by a Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 paired with 4GB of RAM. The inbuilt storage is 32GB which can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The rear camera on the Galaxy S7 Active is 12MP, while the front camera is 5MP.

How to Update Samsung Galaxy S7 Active (G891A) to Android Oreo 8.0?

To update the software

  1. Make sure your device is fully charged and connected to Wi-Fi.
  2. Swipe down from the Notification bar and tap the Settings icon.
  3. Scroll to and tap Software update > Check for updates.
  4. Follow the on-screen prompts to download and install the update.
  5. The device automatically restarts once the new software successfully installs.

Note: In order to receive the software update, your device must be on baseband version G891AUCS2BRC1 or G891AUCS3BRD1.