How to update Samsung Galaxy S5 with Android Lollipop OS

Android Lollipop rollout extends: Now available for Samsung Galaxy S5 in UK, US, India, Australia, EU

The much awaited update from Google- Android Lollipop 5.0 OS- expanded its bandwidth in India as well.

Update Samsung Galaxy S5 with Android Lollipop OS

How to update Samsung Galaxy S5 with Android Lollipop OS

As per the reports stated by GSMArena, the Samsung Galaxy S5 Smartphone users can grab the latest update from Google in India by checking out whether they have received any new OTA notifications from the Android platform regarding the update.

In addition to India, the update will be made available in South Korea, US, UK, Australia and Malaysia as well.

Reports from other sources reveal out that the users of Samsung Galaxy S5 from nations like Russia, France, Poland and Spain have also received the new update.

The Android update for Samsung Galaxy S5 pinned together with a memory capacity of 874.21 MB.

A few of the features that make this update unique are:

    • Material Design UI with Samsung TouchWiz on top
    • Notifications for lock screen
    • Better battery backup
    • Improvement in the fingerprint recognition
    • Availability of a new clipboard which helps in the storage of information and important details
    • Notable changes given for the native applications
    • Overall performance improvement

It’s been also heard that Samsung Galaxy S5 will launch Android 4.4.2 KitKat platform also soon.

Steps to install Android Lollipop on Samsung Galaxy S5:

If you haven’t received the Android Lollipop OS firmware on time via OTS, then don’t worry. You can grab it through the manual method written below.

Step 1: Navigate to the home screen of your Smartphone, click on Menu>> Settings>> About Phone>> Software Updates>> Check for Updates.

Step 2: Click on Download Now.

Step 3: Once the download has been completed, then you’ll get a notification which shows that the newly available version of Android is ready to get installed. Click on Install Now.

Step 4: The device will power down and power back on. A screen will appear indicating that the installation has been completed. Tap OK. There may a decrease in the power at first during the installation process. But once it’s done, then you can see a screen showing the successful installation of the software. Now, you can enjoy the brand new features of Android Lollipop on your Smartphone.

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