Software versions & updates: Samsung Galaxy S 5

Use this page to identify software versions for the Samsung Galaxy S 5 as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

Android 6.0.1/Baseband G900TUVU1GQC2 OR G900T3UVU3GQC2

  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.
  5. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Android 6.0.1/Baseband G900TUVS1GPK3 OR G900T3UVS3GPK3

  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.
  5. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

 

Review software version details

 

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android version 6.0.1

Baseband version G900TUVU1GQC2 OR G900T3UVU3GQC2

April 2, 2017

Various system improvements

Available April 2, 2017

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 6.0.1

Baseband version G900TUVS1GPK3 OR G900T3UVS3GPK3

December 15, 2016

Domestic data roaming improvements and November Security patches

Available December 15, 2016

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 6.0.1

Baseband version G900TUVS1GPI1 OR G900T3UVS3GPI1

October 4, 2016

August/September Security updates

Available October 4, 2016

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 6.0.1

Baseband version G900TUVS1GPG2 OR G900T3UVS2GPG2

July 18, 2016

June/July Security updates

Available July 18, 2016

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 6.0.1

Baseband version G900T3UVU1GPE1 OR G900TUVU1GPE1

May 23, 2016

Android 6.0 OS update, Device slowness fix

Available May 23, 2016

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 5.1.1

Baseband version G900TUVS1FOL1 OR G900T3UVS1FOL1

January 11, 2016

Security updates

Available January 11, 2016

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 5.1.1

Baseband version G900T3UVU1FOG6

December 14, 2015

Google Security update

Available December 14, 2015

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 5.1.1

Baseband version G900TUVS1FOJ4 OR G900T3UVS1FOJ4

November 2, 2015Security updates

Available November 2, 2015

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 5.1.1

Baseband version G900TUVU1FOG6

August 10, 2015

Advanced messaging

Letters delete or won't type with Swype

Stagefright fix

Available August 10, 2015

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 5.1.1

Baseband version G900TUVU1FOF6 OR G900T3UVU1FOF6

June 22, 2015

Android 5.1.1

Anti-theft

Various bug fixes and device improvements

Available June 22, 2015

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 5.0

Baseband version G900TUVU1DOB1

February 18, 2015

Android 5.0

Activates Wi-Fi calling 2.0

Wi-Fi calling experience

Resolved Wi-Fi calling one way audio

Resolved IPv6 email setup

Available February 18, 2015

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 4.4.2

Baseband version G900TUVU1CNK2

November 24, 2014Chinese language support

Available November 24, 2014

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 4.4.2

Baseband version G900TUVU1BNH5

September 10, 2014T-Mobile Free Inflight Texting

Available September 10, 2014

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 4.4.2

Baseband version G900TUVU1BNG4

August 27, 2014Resolves One way or no audio

Available September 10, 2014

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 4.4.2

Baseband version G900TUVU1BNG3

July 31, 2014Turns on VoLTE and network improvements

Available July 31, 2014

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android version 4.4.2

Baseband version G900TUVU1BNF6

June 19, 2014Turns on VoLTE

Available June 19, 2014

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

 

 

Determine update requirements

Customers' devices must meet the following requirements to update their software to the most current version:

  • 50% or higher battery life
  • Wi-Fi connection
  • File size:

    G900TUVU1GQC2 167.13 MB
    G900T3UVU3GQC2 105.70 MB

 

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA) for G900TUVU1GQC2 OR G900T3UVU3GQC2

  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.

 

Update from a computer

  1. Download and install Samsung Smart Switch that is compatible with your computer from http://www.samsung.com/us/support/smart-switch-support/#!/
  2. Connect the cable to a compatible USB port on your computer.
  3. Connect the other end of the cable to your mobile device.
  4. Allow your computer to install any required drivers for your device. This process may take a few minutes.
  5. Open Smart Switch on your computer, and allow it to make the connection.
  6. If a software update is available for your device, Smart Switch will automatically prompt you to update. At any time, you can click Update.
  7. Click Update to begin downloading the necessary files.
  8. 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.