T-Mobile has started rolling out Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update for Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J700T. The latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Galaxy J7 SM-J700T carries build J700TUVU3BQI5 and bring many new and exciting features to Galaxy J7 SM-J700T. T-Mobile Galaxy J7 SM-J700T Android 7.1.1 Update includes Samsung’s Experience 8.5 skin along with new camera improvements. J700TUVU3BQI5 also carries the August security patch. Therefore, you must update your Galaxy J7 SM-J700T.
This update is being pushed via OTA updates system, which means everyone is not going to get the update at once. So, if you want to manually update your T-Mobile Galaxy J7 SM-J700T via Odin Flash tool then keep on reading. Because in this post we will tell you how to update T-Mobile Galaxy J7 SM-J700T to UVU3BQI5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
Installing stock UVU3BQI5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat firmware via Odin tool is an official process so you won’t lose warranty because of this method. The process doesn’t require any root access or custom recovery.
Let us clear one thing here, this guide is only meant for T-Mobile Galaxy J7 SM-J700T. To confirm the model no. go to Settings > About Phone. Please don’t try it on any other models.
Follow our step by step guide on how to update T-Mobile Galaxy J7 SM-J700T to UVU3BQI5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
- Before proceeding any further backup all your important data like Emails, Messages, Personal Photos, and Videos.
- Download and install Galaxy J7 SM-J700T USB drivers on your PC.
- Make sure USB Debugging mode is enabled on your Android Device. You can enable USB Debugging by going to Settings > Developer Options.
- The device should be charged up to 70% to avoid any unexpected shutdowns. This is very important, any shutdown during the process can damage your device permanently.
How To Update Galaxy J7 SM-J700T to UVU3BQI5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Step 1: Download UVU3BQI5 and Odin.
Step 2: Extract downloaded firmware to get tar.md5 file.
Step 3: To boot Galaxy J7 SM-J700T into Download Mode, Turn your phone off. Once it’s fully off, Home + Power + Volume Down buttons. The phone will boot into Download Mode now.
Step 4: Open your Odin folder and right click on Odin file and then click on Run as Administrator. After that connect your phone to PC with USB cable.
Step 5: In Odin tool one of the ID: COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number. This means your phone is connected successfully.
Step 6: Now click on AP and select md5 file of firmware which we extracted earlier.
Step 7: Before clicking on start make sure Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are selected, but re-partition option must NOT be ticked.
Step 8: Your Galaxy J7 will reboot once the installation is completed. Keep the device connected to USB until you reach the home screen.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed stock UVU3BQI5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat firmware on your Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J700T.