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 G900TUVS1GPG2 OR G900T3UVS2GPG2

    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 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 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 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 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

     

     

    Update software versions

     

    Update automatically over the air (OTA) for G900TUVS1GPG2 OR G900T3UVS2GPG2

    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.