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  Reply # 1535398 19-Apr-2016 10:39
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No, 2Degrees. Maybe you had 20+MB of carrier extras!




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  Reply # 1535399 19-Apr-2016 10:43
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Stu: No, 2Degrees. Maybe you had 20+MB of carrier extras!

 

 

 

hmm you could be right, the only features i noticed it added were the condensed view in the display settings and a Samsung registration app. Firmware version was g935fxxu1apd1  


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  Reply # 1535421 19-Apr-2016 10:49
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Same firmware. Noticed you can now disable fast wireless charging. That means the fan won't come on in the Samsung fast wireless stand at night.




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  Reply # 1535425 19-Apr-2016 10:54
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iam on spark





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  Reply # 1535466 19-Apr-2016 11:26
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Is it a Spark branded phone though? Or Vodafone?




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  Reply # 1535492 19-Apr-2016 11:53
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Stu: Is it a Spark branded phone though? Or Vodafone?


nah got from pbtec so it's a Vodafone one kind off




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  Reply # 1535493 19-Apr-2016 11:57
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Not kind of, it's all Vodafone branded, right? And it looks like there's 40MB more crap in there than Spark variants have and almost 65MB more than the 2Degrees variants!




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  Reply # 1535849 19-Apr-2016 17:22
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Hi all

 

So looking at the edge and just want to hear feedback on battery life etc.  I am 1 of those people that hate charging my phone during the day and expect it to last from 5am - 9pm. I use it for emails (2 accounts) facebook, twitter, Google+.  Always have wifi on, 4g, bluetooth.  Expect music to play for around 3 hours a day.  Average about 2.5 hours - 3.5 hours on screen time a day.

 

Also which one would you suggest the less bloatware the better so spark,vodafone or 2 degrees?

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1536021 19-Apr-2016 20:45
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After updating mine. I cannot use the screen lock widget to lock and unlock using fingerprint. It needs a password or pin.

It's a new security policy.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/galaxy-s7/help/security-policy-prevents-fingerprint-t3354270

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  Reply # 1536232 20-Apr-2016 08:34
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Seems odd\annoying that they don't mention the inclusion of new features like the condensed mode which looks like it increases the virtual DPI of the screen, I find it much nicer than the default mode. Why are the changes hidden behind the usual obtuse "Stability and functionality improvements" description!?

 

~200MB is a reasonably substantial update, anyone discovered any other gems other than the seemingly useless Samsung customer service app?

 

 





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  Reply # 1536235 20-Apr-2016 08:40
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~200MB is a reasonably substantial update, anyone discovered any other gems other than the seemingly useless Samsung customer service app?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nope. I wish they would highlight what is included other than the standard "security updates blah blah blah".


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  Reply # 1536267 20-Apr-2016 09:18
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Seems odd\annoying that they don't mention the inclusion of new features like the condensed mode which looks like it increases the virtual DPI of the screen, I find it much nicer than the default mode. Why are the changes hidden behind the usual obtuse "Stability and functionality improvements" description!?

 

 

Thanks for the tip! I agree, condensed mode is much nicer.


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Seems odd\annoying that they don't mention the inclusion of new features like the condensed mode which looks like it increases the virtual DPI of the screen, I find it much nicer than the default mode. Why are the changes hidden behind the usual obtuse "Stability and functionality improvements" description!?



Thanks for the tip! I agree, condensed mode is much nicer.



thanks for that . probably would have never noticed it...can't find anything else




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Stu: Not kind of, it's all Vodafone branded, right? And it looks like there's 40MB more crap in there than Spark variants have and almost 65MB more than the 2Degrees variants!

 

I don't think it quite works like that. I have a Spark S7 bought directly from Spark, and the update is 264mb. I'm not sure what makes up the variation in update sizes, but doesn't appear to be solely carrier specific "crap"


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  Reply # 1537114 20-Apr-2016 23:46
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The camera on my S7 crashes every time I try to take a panoramic photo. Auto mode works fine.

Anyone else seen that?

Update: It only crashes if it is a "Motion On" panorama. If motion is off it works fine.




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