Software versions & updates: Samsung Galaxy S 5

    Learn how to check the software version and update the Samsung Galaxy S 5.

     

    Beginning May 23, the Samsung Galaxy S 5 will have a software update to Android version 6.0.1/ Baseband G900T3UVU1GPE1 OR G900TUVU1GPE1 via Wi-Fi or Samsung Smart Switch for PC. This update provides new features.

    New features

    Android 6.0

    Improvements

    Device slowness fix

     

    Software version

    Software update: Automatic (OTA)

    Software update:.

     

     

    Software version

    Check the software version

    To check the current software version, follow these steps:

     

    Android 5.0 Lollipop

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap About device.
    3. Read the Baseband version on the phone, and check it below:

    Android 6.0 Marshmallow

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Scroll down to and then tap About device.
    4. Read the Baseband version on the phone, and check it below:

     

    Software versionStatus

    G900T3UVU1GPE1 OR G900TUVU1GPE1

    Your software is up to date. There are no updates available.

     

    This document will be updated if and when new software is available.

    G900T3UVU1FOG6

    G900TUVS1FOL1

    G900TUVS1FOJ4

    G900T3UVS1FOJ4

    G900TUVU1FOG6

    G900TUVU1FOF6

    G900TUVU1DOB1

    G900TUVU1CNK2

    G900TUVU1BNH5

    G900TUVU1BNG4

    G900TUVU1BNG3

    G900TUVU1BNF6

    G900TUVU1ANE6

    G900TUVU1ANE5

    G900TUVU1ANCH

    G900TUVU1ANCD

    Your phone can update to software version G900T3UVU1GPE1 OR G900TUVU1GPE1:

    If the update fails, contact Customer care.

    Other versions

    Your phone has non-T-Mobile software, and it is unsupported. The manufacturer and T-Mobile cannot update your software.

     

     

    Requirements to update

    To be able to update to the current software version, the below requirements must be met:

    • 50% or higher battery life
    • Wi-Fi connection
    • File size:
      G900T3UVU1GPE1 - 1020.28 MB
      G900TUVU1GPE1G - 1044.48 MB

     

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    Software update: Automatic (OTA)

    Update automatically Over-The-Air (OTA)

    To check for updates and download the update from the Samsung servers, follow these steps:

     

    To check for the software update, follow these steps:

    Note: You must be connected to Wi-Fi prior to completing the following.

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    Android 5.0 Lollipop

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap About device.
    3. Tap Software update.
    4. Tap Ok to check for the update.

    Android 6.0 Marshmallow

    1. From the home screen, tap Settings
    2. Tap About device.
    3. Tap Download updates manually.
    4. Tap OK.
    5. Tap Start.
    6. A restart message will appear, tap OK.

     

     

    Software update: Download

    Download and install software update

    You can download and install the software update:

    From the phone

    From a computer

     

     

    Update software from the phone

    To check for updates and download the update from the Samsung servers, follow these steps:

     

    Note: You must be connected to Wi-Fi prior to completing the following.

    Update software from a computerTo download updates for your phone and install them using a computer, follow these steps:Follow the device requirements above, along with the following:
    • Use a Samsung USB cable.
    • Back up your data prior to completing the update.
    During the update, do not:
    • Use the device or press any keys.
    • Remove the battery, if applicable.
    • Turn off the device.
    • Disconnect the USB cable until the update is complete.
    You will not be able to place a call during the update, not even an emergency call.
    • Download and install Samsung Smart Switch that is compatible with your computer from http://www.samsung.com/us/support/smart-switch-support/#!/
    • Connect the cable to a compatible USB port on your computer.
    • Connect the other end of the cable to your mobile device.
    • Allow your computer to install any required drivers for your device. This process may take a few minutes.
    • Open Smart Switch on your computer, and allow it to make the connection.
    • If a software update is available for your device, Smart Switch will automatically prompt you to update. At any time, you can click Update.
    • Click Update to begin downloading the necessary files.
    • Click OK to proceed.Your device may turn off and on a few times during the update process. Once complete the device will return to the Home screen.
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    Android 5.0 Lollipop

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap About device.
    3. Tap Software update.
    4. Tap Ok to check for the update.

    Android 6.0 Marshmallow

    1. From the home screen, tap Settings
    2. Tap About device.
    3. Tap Download updates manually.
    4. Tap OK.
    5. Tap Start.
    6. A restart message will appear, tap OK.