Whereas Google already launched the primary Android N developer preview builds, there are nonetheless numerous smartphones which nonetheless haven’t acquired the Marshmallow updates. Nevertheless, Samsung is making efforts to release updates for their supported smartphones with Android 6.0. The South Korean cellphone maker begun rolling out the Marshmallow update some time in the past and now the brand new firmware is spreading in new areas.
People at Sammobile reported recently that the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Galaxy Note 5 is now being made available to the customers based mostly in India. The size of this firmware file is about 1.2 GB and it arrives with build number N920GDDU2BPC4.
Regardless of not being as main because the transition type KitKat to Lollipop, Marshmallow does arrive with a number of adjustments and enhancements. The update introduces a new app permissions system which allows apps to ask for permissions when they should access options of your cellphone, Doze Mode for battery life enhancements whereas the cellphone is idle, and Google Now On Tap which is able to scanning the content material in your display screen and offer you related data. The update additionally arrives with Chrome customized tabs, Deep Linking, Direct Share, a RAM Manager, computerized app data backup etc. There are additionally TouchWiz-specific adjustments comparable to barely tweaked interface, a white theme for the notifications panel and fast settings area, S7 and S7 Edge-like animations, and a faster strategy to get access to the fast settings tiles.
Because the norm is with firmware updates, the Galaxy Note 5 Android 6.0 Marshmallow replace is being rolled-out in phases, which means it will take some time till all customers are in a position to obtain and set up it. Usually, when the servers push the OTA update to your Note 5, a message ought to seem within the notifications panel letting you realize that a new firmware is awaiting download. Tap on it, select ‘Download now’, wait till the download is accomplished, then choose ‘Install’. Your cellphone ought to now reboot and flash the firmware. When you can’t see the system update notification you possibly can go to Settings > About Device > Software Update > Update now.
Given the size of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Galaxy Note 5, we’re recommending you to download it via WiFi. Additionally, just remember to have sufficient battery left to avoid unexpected shutdowns throughout the installation process.