Thursday, May 4, 2017

Verizon Galaxy Note 5 Android 7.0 Nougat Updates Bumped-up to N920VVRS3CQD1 with April 2017 Security Patches

The Verizon Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920V) has just received its Android 7.0 Nougat update last month. Yet Verizon is sending out another round of the said Nougat update this month. The update will moved the devices recent Nougat OS to version NRD90M.N920VVRS3CQD1 from NRD90M.N920VVRU3CQB9.

The update apparently brings the latest Android security patches of which contains the April 1, 2017 Android security patch level.

Here are the details: 
  • Device name: SAMSUNG-SM-N920V (Verizon)
  • Android version: 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Android Security patch level: April 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: N920VVRS3CQD1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number: NRD90M.N920VVRS3CQD1
  • CP: N920VVRS3CQD1
  • CP: N920VVRS3CQD1
  • CSC: N920VZWS3CQD1

What new: The current software update gives you the most up to date Android security patches on your device.

Android 7.0 Nougat Features:
  • Android 7.0 Nougat OS upgrade
  • Provides new UX and various performance modes
  • Improved usability of the Notification feature and Quick settings button
  • Improved usability of the Multi-window
  • Improved setting menu and Always On Display
  • Efficient space for installation of downloaded apps, improved speed of system upgrade and app installation
The update is currently seeding via Over-The-Air, so you can take the update either manually check the update by going to the Menu Key > Settings > About phone > Software updates > Check for Updates.

Just in-case if someone haven't updated their Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V to Nougat update yet, you may update your device using the Verizon upgrade assistant from the Verizon site.  This can save you time from installing the previous security patches before you get Android 7.0 Nougat update.