Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge Nougat update now rolling out in Canada, build G920W8VLU5DQD1 and G925W8VLU5DQD1

As expected, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge units in Canada have started receiving a new firmware update which installs the Android 7.0 Nougat OS. The update is being pushed over the air and may take a while to appear on your device.

Samsung Galaxy S6 users in Canada Galaxy S6 are receiving the Nougat update as build number G920W8VLU5DQD1 while the Nougat update is hitting Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge units as build number G925W8VLU5DQD1. With the new firmware update, both the Galaxy devices will be able to taste all the new features the Nougat update brings viz improved notification menu, split window mode and improved battery courtesy Doze mode.

Read: Galaxy S6 Nougat update issues and fixes

In all probability, the new update also brings regular bug fixes and system improvements, along with the Nougat OS. To check for the update manually, head to Settings > About device > System updates. However, before hitting the download button, ensure that your device is sufficiently charged and connected to a WiFi network.

Samsung first started rolling out the Nougat update to unlocked Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge handsets last month in Turkey followed by Europe and other regions. This month, we saw Sprint releasing Android 7.0 Nougat to the Galaxy S6 units in its network.

Read: Samsung Galaxy S6 Nougat Update / Galaxy S6 Edge Plus Nougat Update

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8 Comments

  1. I assumed that the S6 and the S6 edge had already gotten their Nougat updates as they’re not very old .. Guess I was wrong…At this rate by the time all worthy phones get their Nougat update Androud O will be out

  2. awesome!! now the 2year old flagships r also getting nogut!! samsung really do care about their customers!!

  3. I assumed that the S6 and the S6 edge had already gotten their Nougat updates as they’re not very old .. Guess I was wrong…At this rate by the time all worthy phones get their Nougat update Androud O will be out

  4. awesome!! now the 2year old flagships r also getting nogut!! samsung really do care about their customers!!

  5. what about in india but sounds good to see updrage for s6its awesome.

  6. Vasu Sumanth Chowdary

    what about in india but sounds good to see updrage for s6its awesome.

  7. Pretty late in the day but still a welcome change for a two year old device to be upgraded to the latest software by a manufacturer who is so busy at the moment with a new iteration of the same series being sold.

  8. Pretty late in the day but still a welcome change for a two year old device to be upgraded to the latest software by a manufacturer who is so busy at the moment with a new iteration of the same series being sold.

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