Sunday, April 9, 2017

Android 7.0 Nougat Updates Hitting Galaxy Note 5 Variants in Korea

The Galaxy Note 5 variants in Korea such as the SM-N920K, SM-N920L, and SM-N920S had also started receiving the Android 7.0 Nougat updates. These devices usually received the first treatment when it comes to Android OS upgrades since these devices were just at Samsung's backyard.

But anyways, even though the scenario has changed, and these devices hasn't treated the way it was before,  the good thing is that the Nougat updates still arrived at the perfect time.

Here goes the details of each specified variants:

Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920K Android 7.0 Nougat Update version N920KKKU2DQC9

  • Device name Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920K
  • Android version  7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level March 1, 2017
  • Baseband version N920KKKU2DQC4
  • Kernel version  3.10.61-10947019
  • Build version NRD90M.N920KKKU2DQC9
  • Build date Thu 23 March 2017
  • CP N920KKKU2DQC9
  • CP N920KKKU2DQC4
  • CSC N920KKTC2DQC9

Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L Android 7.0 Nougat Update version N920LKLU2DQC7

  • Device name Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920K
  • Android version  7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level March 1, 2017
  • Baseband version N920LKLU2DQC4
  • Kernel version  3.10.61-10947019
  • Build version NRD90M.N920LKLU2DQC7
  • Build date Tue 21 March 2017
  • CP N920LKLU2DQC7
  • CP N920LKLU2DQC4
  • CSC N920LLUC2DQC7

Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920S Android 7.0 Nougat Update version N920SKSU2DQC7


  • Device name Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920S
  • Android version  7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android security patch level March 1, 2017
  • Baseband version N920SKSU2DQC5
  • Kernel version  3.10.61-10947019
  • Build version NRD90M.N920SKSU2DQC7
  • Build date Tue 21 March 2017
  • CP N920SKSU2DQC7
  • CP N920SKSU2DQC5
  • CSC N920SSKC2DQC7

Just in-case you might need to know some new stuff in Android 7.0 Nougat update. Here it goes as follows:
  • Android 7.0 Nougat Upgrade
  • New and improved UX
  • Various Performance modes added
  • Improved Multi-window – Split Screen
  • Improved Notification and Quick settings button features
  • Device security updates



Since these Galaxy Note 5 variants are carrier branded ones, so it is up to each respective carrier on how to run the rolls out.  But one thing is certain, these updates are available either via Over-The-Air or through Samsung Smart Switch for PC. So much better check the update manually, if you owned one of these Galaxy Note 5 variants.