Samsung has just started Rolling-out the official Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update for the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A (SM-G906S). The Original Galaxy S5 has already got the same update earlier last month.
The update is Now Available Over-the-air (OTA) to all carriers and regions. It brings lots of improvements and bug fixes and long with some new features, including a New TouchWiz UI with Material Design UI.
Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A Firmware Details:- Model: SM-G906S
- Model name: GALAXY S5 LTE-A
- Country: Korea (SK Telecom)
- Version: Android 5.0.1
- Changelist: 4192068
- Build date: Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:49:32 +0000
- Product code: SKC
- PDA: G906SKSU1BOB8
- CSC: G906SSKC1BOB8
- Page: samsung.youmobile.org
After the Original Galaxy S5 got it's official Lollipop update, Samsung is currently rolling-out the official Android 5.0 Lollipop update to the Galaxy S5 Active variant. The update package is now available Over-the-air (OTA) and via Samsung KIES too.
The first rollout for this update is happening in Europe's Nordic region. People who purchased Galaxy S5 Active units from the countries making that up can expect to see an update notification pop up soon. The file size for the download will be around 1.4GB, keep that in mind if you wish to get it via your carrier's network.
After successfully installing the new software, you'll be running Android 5.0, build G870FXXU1BOB4. If you haven't received the update notification yet, you can manually check by using the option in Settings > About phone > Software update.
After a long wait time, The official Android 5.0.1 Lollipop firmware files for the International Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 have been leaked online, and they are available for download. The update packs some UI changes, bug fixes and some performance improvements along with the Android build 5.0.1 to the 2-year old smartphone.
The Official Over-the-air package update for I9505 will start Rolling-out later this month (March).
To Install the Official firmware on your Galaxy S4 LTE I9505, just download the firmware from the links provided on this XDA thread HERE. After you finish downloading the firmware files, follow the Instructions Here on how to use Odin 3 to flash the firmware safely to your Galaxy S4 I9505.
Official Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update is Rolling-out to Samsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-I9295. The update package is currently available Over-The-air (OTA) in Finland and other Nordic countries.
The Lollipop 5.0.1 update packs many new features along with an update TouchWiz UI and a lot of performance enhancements. The user who sent us this screenshot above reported that the update is running very smooth on his device. Other Galaxy S4 variants are still waiting for the update.
Galaxy S4 Active Firmware Details :
Version: Android 5.0.1
Build date: 16.02.2015
Product Code: NEE
Thank you Lahiru HLG for the screenshot!
Samsung promised to update the Galaxy S5 mini (SM-G800) to Android 5.0 lollipop just like the Original Galaxy S5. Today, Samsung France official twitter account replied to a user tweet asking about release date of the S5 mini Lollipop update, Samsung FR confirmed that that S5 mini will get update during Q2,2015 (starting on April).
Currently, Samsung is very busy updating the original variant of the Galaxy S5 along with the S5 Duos version too. The Update will brings the latest TouxhWiz UI with Material Design, new lock-screen, removing bloatware apps and improving the performance of the device.