Install official A720FXXU2BQJ1 Android 7.0 on Galaxy A7 A720F (2017)

Update Galaxy A7 A720F (2017) to A720FXXU2BQJ1 Android 7.0 Nougat firmware. You can update your device by connecting your device withSamsungKIES or via OTA update notification. Go through the guide to manually update  Galaxy A7 A720F (2017) to A720FXXU2BQJ1  firmware .

Odin is used to flash the firmware on Galaxy A7 A720F (2017).

Model SM-A720F
Model name Galaxy A7
Country Panama
Version Android 7.0
Changelist 11940495
Build date Thu, 05 Oct 2017 18:44:49 +0000
Security Patch Level 2017-10-01
Product code TPA
PDA A720FXXU2BQJ1
CSC A720FUUB2BQJ1

The guide mentioned below is only for  Galaxy A7 A720F (2017) and is not compatible with any other device. To know the model number of your device go to Settings >> About Phone.

We cannot be held liable of any damage done to your device while following the below mentioned procedure.

Install official A720FXXU2BQJ1 Android 7.0 Nougat  firmware on Galaxy A7 A720F (2017)

Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.

Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.

Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.

Download Kies Software to install drivers.

Download Android 7.0 A720FXXU2BQJ1 for Galaxy A7 A720F (2017) and  Odin(Odin3_v3.09.zip).

Extract the Firmware file which you have downloaded in above step. You will get “.tar” file along with other files.

Extract Odin to get “Odin3 v3.09.exe” file.

Switch off device.

Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.

Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.

Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.

In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.

Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Android 7.0 Nougat firmware. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.

Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.

You have installed official A720FXXU2BQJ1 Android 7.0 firmware on Galaxy A7 A720F (2017). To know the firmware version go to Settings.

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