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#225731 3-Dec-2017 09:09
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I recently brought a samsung 7 edge and while happy with the hardware notice it is still running android 6.  I understand that the NZ version has been upgraded to 7.


There seems to be a huge number of roms out there and I really don't want to brick it.  


Would anyone be able to give some step by step instructions on how to upgrade it?


Model number sm -g935f on 2 degrees.  Phone says it is from United Arab Emirates 

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  #1912191 3-Dec-2017 09:14
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Go to:


Search your model (SM-G935F)


Filter by Region: New Zealand (NZC) will give you 2Degrees firmware.


Download & run the update tool.




This will bring your phone on the to 2Degrees firmware, Including any extra branding they include (if any)


Edit: you'll need to use odin ( to flash the firmware :)

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  #1912230 3-Dec-2017 11:47
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  #1929635 5-Jan-2018 09:52
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Any chance of a step by step guide on the use of Odin?

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  #1929644 5-Jan-2018 10:03
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Any chance of a step by step guide on the use of Odin?



@papamoan There are 100's of step by step guides when doing a Google search to use Odin and it's very very simple to use, Check out then firmware section



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  #1932616 9-Jan-2018 10:43
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Thanks folks, my s7 is nice and quick restored to the NZ firmware.

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