N920IDVU3CQG2 Australia Galaxy Note5 SM-N920I Android 7.0 Nougat Firmware, July 2017 Security Updates

Here comes the 3rd official Android 7.0 Nougat update landed on Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920I in Australia. The latter is dubbed as firmware build N920IDVU3CQG2, and it brings the July 2017 Android security patches.

This firmware updates includes the July 1, 2017 Android security patch level, and among other general Android system improvements.

Device nameGalaxy Note5
Model numberSM-N920I
Android version7.0 (Nougat)
Android security patch levelJuly  1, 2017
Baseband versionN920IDVU3CQG2
Kernel version3.10.61-11762721
Build numberNRD90M.N920IDVU3CQG2
Release dateAugust 14, 2017

Galaxy Note5 SM-N920I Android 7.0 Nougat Stock Firmware build N920IDVU3CQG2

Country/CarrierStock firmware builds
Australia (SIM-Free/ Unlocked version) XSA/N920IDVU3CQG2 (link)
Australia (Optus) OPS/N920IDVU3CQG2 (link)
Australia (Vodafone) VAU/N920IDVU3CQG2 (link)

Tips: You may always use the most latest firmware update as it includes but not limited to new or enhanced features, device security enhancements. It  may also includes some improvements to data connectivity, audio, screen display quality, camera, and other system enhancements.

Check The Most Latest  Firmware version Here: Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920I Stock Firmware
This Stock firmware can only be use to restore back a Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920I to its original Android operating system if it has been modified in unauthorized way and if and when the device no longer receives an OTA updates.

FOLLOW THIS GUIDE: Install Galaxy Note 5 Factory Stock Firmware

1. Backup all important data stored in the device memory, including contacts, messages, photos, videos, music, and other files.
2. Recharge the phone or it should still have at-least around 50% remaining power.
3. Grab these tools:
Odin3_v3.12.3 (Nougat)
Odin3_v3.11.1 (Marshmallow)
USB driver or grab Smart Switch

4. Unzip the firmware package in your PC.
5. Open or run Odin3 in your computer.
6. Reboot the Galaxy Note 5 in Download mode. Turn Off the phone then press and hold down the Volume Down+Power+Home keys at the same time. You may then press the Volume Up key to continue.
7. Connect the phone to PC.
8. Load the stock firmware:
a. Single tarball – Click on AP button and load the stock firmware tarball.
b. Multiple tarball – Load each individual stock firmware tarball such as BootloaderAPCP, and CSC on Odin3’s designated slots.
9. Click the “Start” button to begin the installation.
10. Wait until the flashing completely finishes and the phone reboot itself.
You may also do perform a full factory data reset to regain a cleaner and fresher firmware installation. Just ensure that you already made a backup all of your important data stored in the phone.