Well, Samsung has plenty of phones in the midrange segment with Galaxy J7 series models which is quite enough to confuse the consumers. Well, we sympathize with your helplessness & bring you the complete list of Galaxy J7 models about to receive the latest flavour of Android in the form of Android 9 Pie update.
All the Galaxy J7 models that came with the Android 8 Oreo out of the box pre-installed would receive the Android 9 Pie update, but users will have to be ultra patient. Yes, as bad as it sounds as the wait for the update could stretch with a ginormous stretch of the gap till Q4 of 2019. Also, read Samsung Pie update list.
22 December: Galaxy J7 (SM-J730F), J7 Prime (SM-G610F), and J7 Neo (SM-J701M) are getting December Android security patch update.
Also, the Galaxy J7 models that came with Android 7 Nougat straight up running would receive the Android 8 Oreo update from the Tech Giant. Below are the details regarding the Android 8 Oreo & Android 9 Pie update to the Galaxy J7 devices.
Samsung Galaxy J7 Android 9 Pie update:
- U.S. Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737) – Expected in 3rd Quarter of 2019.
- Galaxy J7 Duo and J7 NXT may see the Pie update later.
- Galaxy J7 2017 variant may or may not get the Android Pie update.
|Device||Model||Android 9 Pie update|
|Galaxy J7 2018 (USA)||SM-J737||Expected in Q3 2019|
|Galaxy J7 2017 (USA)||SM-J727||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 Nxt (J7 Core)||SM-J701F||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 Neo||SM-J701M||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 Max||SM-G615F||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 2017||SM-J730F||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 2017||SM-J730FM||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 Pro||SM-J730GM||Not eligible|
|Galaxy On7 Prime||SM-G611F||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 Prime||SM-G610F||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 2016||SM-J710F||Not eligible|
|Galaxy J7 2015||SM-J700F||Not eligible|
The Tech Giant’s Galaxy J series is promised to get at least one major OS update. Below listed are the Galaxy J7 variants that came pre-installed with Android Nougat about to receive Android Oreo update.
Samsung Galaxy J7 Android Oreo update:
- Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710) – Expected in December 2018 for the variant SM-J710F
The Android 8 Oreo update is being rolled out in batches so the update will arrive a bit later on the Galaxy J7 Pro & a host of other variants globally sold.
Apparently, a few J7 variants have already been started receiving the Android 9 Pie & Android 8 Oreo from the Tech Giant & will eventually come to the rest of the eligible devices as mentioned above. You might have to wait for a little more as the update is rolled out in batches.