Verizon Pushes Android Nougat Update For Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S6

Verizon has rolled out Android Nougat update for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones. With Software Version NRD90M.G920VVRS4DQD1, the Android Nougat update for Verizon consists of sleek and simple user interface. Moreover, you will find new ways to customize your handset and contents.


Meanwhile, the Android 7.0 Nougat update for Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is coming with a Software Version number NRD90M.G925VVRS4DQD1. If you scan through the official update page, you will know that it contains the same features as Galaxy S6.


In addition to Android Nougat, the update released by the US-based mobile carrier also includes security patches and system related improvements. After the installation of the update, you will be able to work with the new features of Android Nougat. Moreover, you will be able to work smoothly with your handset.

If you are bored with the old UI, you will be able to feel the refreshed icons and other modules after the installation of the update. Moreover, the overall power consumption will be reduced to a great extent due to Doze mode.

Verizon has pushed the update via OTA. Hence, it will take few days for the new update to hit your handsets depending upon your location. If your handset is eligible, you will view a message notification, which prompts you to install the update. Alternatively, you can also manually verify the presence of the update by tapping Settings icon on the home screen.

You should also make sure to establish connectivity with Wi-Fi before initiating the download process. You can expect a download file of over 1.5GB because it not only contains Android Nougat but also security and bug fixes.

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In addition to Doze mode, you will be able to enjoy a wide range of features such as split-window mode, Effects/Filters preview screen for photographs including the updated keyboard for enhanced language predictions.

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