The XXU1BOJ7 is a new official firmware update, which is now rolling out for the Samsung Galaxy E7 SM-E700H smartphones. This update has been released with minor changes as with some better solutions of the bad patches and loopholes in the previous software version. It means that the changes are generally associated with maintenance builds. It is very good news for those who are the using the Samsung Galaxy E7 that now onward they can easily update their mobiles with E700HXXU1BOJ7 build number to a newer Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
Users having Galaxy E7 can update their devices to this new firmware through Samsung KIES or OTA (Over the Air). But those users who have not yet recieved the OTA update notification or from any other region where the update is not available at the moment, then still they can enjoy the Lollipop by flashing the firmware manually. Follow the given guide to install Android 5.1.1 E700HXXU1BOJ7 official Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware on Galaxy E7 manually using Odin flashing tool.
The firmware files provided in this guide are meant for Galaxy E7 SM-E700H. Do not install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. To check out what device you have, go to Settings > More/General > About Device or Settings > About Device.
AndroidRO will not be liable for any damage occurred to your phone during or after the installation of E700HXXU1BOJ7 official ROM firmware update. Proceed at your risk.
- Create a proper backup of you valuable data such as SMS, MMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Media content and other files, etc. before proceeding to the installation guide. In case, anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
- Download and Install Samsung Galaxy E7 E700H USB Drivers on your computer.
- Enable USB Debugging Option on your Samsung E7 E700H by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
- Windows-based PC and the original data cable to establish a connection between your PC/laptop and Android device.
- Make sure that the battery of your phone is charged about 70 to 80% to avoid an unexpected shutdown while flashing process.
Steps to Install E700HXXU1BOJ7 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Galaxy E7 E700H:
Step 1: Download the E700HXXU1BOJ7 Official firmware file on the desktop of your computer for Samsung E7 E700H.
Step 2: Unzip the download firmware file to get the .tar.md5 file.
Step 3: Boot your device into Recovery Mode and perform a factory data reset to attain a clean installation.
Step 4: Launch Odin3.exe.
Step 5: Connect your Galaxy E7 E700H to the PC using its USB data cable and power it OFF to boot into Download Mode.
Step 6: Power ON the Galaxy E7 E700H pressing and holding Volume Down + Home Button + Power keys at the same time. As a warning message appears, press Volume Up to continue.
Step 7: If the USB drivers are installed correctly, Odin will detect your phone and the ID: COM box will turn blue.
Step 8: In Odin app, click the AP button. Choose the firmware.tar.md5 or firmware.tar which you have already extracted.
Step 9: Click on the Start button in Odin and wait for the flashing process to complete successfully. After the firmware is successfully installed, the flashing process box will turn green.
Step 10: Disconnect your phone and reboot it manually after the flashing process has been completed successfully.
Step 11: The Galaxy E7 E700H will take about 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation. So please be patient.
Done! You have installed the official Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware on Galaxy E7 E700H successfully.
Tell us in the comments area below if you have questions or issues while updating your Galaxy E7 E700H to the stock Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.