Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Android 7.0 Nougat Update N920AUCU4EQC6 Hitting AT&T Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A

AT&T has finally pushed the Android 7.0 Nougat upgrade on Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920A). An OTA update dubbed with build version N920AUCU4EQC6 weighing at 1.5 GB in size is now available for grab.  Along with the Android 7.0 Nougat goodies,  it also includes some new stuff like the Samsung Cloud, and Samsung Pass. While some other older stuff such as the AT&T Address Book, MobiTV, and AT&T Live were taken off.

What’s New in Android 7.0 Nougat:
  • Android 7.0 Nougat Upgrade
  • Samsung Cloud, and Samsung Pass
  • New and improved UX
  • Various Performance modes added
  • Improved Multi-window – Split Screen
  • Improved Notification and Quick settings button features
  • Device security updates

Firmware build version:
  • Device name: SAMSUNG-SM-N920A (AT&T)
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android Security patch level: March 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: N920AUCU4EQC6
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10809541
  • Build number: NRD90M.N920AUCU4EQC6
  • Build date: Fri 17 Mar 2017
  • CP N920AUCU4EQC6
  • CP N920AUCU4EQC6

The rolling out is still in stages so it may take into several days before it completely covers all all devices.  To take the update without any hiccups just ensure that your device should still runs in previous Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS version N920AUCS4CQA1 or N920AUCS4CQB2.

How to Update a Galaxy Note 5 via Over The Air (OTA Update)

The Over The Air (OTA) update requires you to connect your Galaxy Note 5 to a Wi-Fi network to avoid high data charges.
  • From the device Home screen, simply tap Apps.
  • Tap the Settings (gear icon).
  • Tap the System tab.
  • Tap About device.
  • Tap Software update.
  • Tap Check for updates.
  • Tap the Install button, then OK.

[Thank's to Jeff]