Samsung Galaxy Note 4 received the latest stock Android Lollipop 5.1.1 OS firmware. This software update came with the build number N910FXXU1COJ3 which is now available for the the model number SM-N910F (International Snapdragon) variant. It is also expected that the Marshmallow update will be rolled-out for these device but currently you can upgrade Galaxy Note 4 to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop which is a critical update that also brings some bugs fixes as well as essential security updates like the stagefright vulnerability fix. As you know that the official updates are rolling out gradually all over the world, so if you have not yet received the OTA notification on your device for this update then either you can wait for the update to hit your Galaxy Note 4 or can simply flash N910FXXU1COJ3 Stock Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on your Galaxy Note 4 N910F manually by following the given step-by-step guide.
If you are interested then go ahead and follow the given guide. In this guide we’ll use Odin flashing tool to flash the stock firmware file on Note 4. Odin tool is specially developed for Samsung devices to flash firmware, custom recovery and CF-Auto-Root etc. You can download the firmware and Odin from the given links in download section. It is recommended to restore your device to the stock firmware if you want to get future updates, in case you have installed a custom ROM.
N910FXXU1COJ3 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Firmware Details:
|Model name||GALAXY Note 4|
|Build date||Wed, 14 Oct 2015 13:31:12 +0000|
This guide containing the stock N910FXXU1COJ3 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware file and instructions can be used only with the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910F variant. Do not try to install this firmware on any other devices. Check the model number of your phone by navigating to Settings > About Phone.
AndroidXDA.net will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Galaxy Note 4 during or after the installation of N910FXXU1COJ3 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop stock firmware update. Proceed at your own risk.
Before Getting Started:
- Take a proper backup of all your important data and settings on the Galaxy Note 4 before doing anything.
- Download and install the Samsung USB Drivers from on your computer.
- Make sure to disable the Samsung KIES app and antivirus on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging option by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
- If you have already rooted your phone, then the updating process will revoke root access.
- If a custom Recovery is installed on your Galaxy Note 4 then it will replaced by a stock Recovery image.
- Ensure that the battery charge level of your Galaxy Note 4 is above 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
Steps to Install Stock N910FXXU1COJ3 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Galaxy Note 4 N910F:
Step No 1:- First, download N910FXXU1COJ3 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop (N910FXXU1COJ3_N910FAMO1COJ1.zip) and Odin3 v3.10.7 for your Galaxy Note 4 from the above given links.
Step No 2:- Extract the firmware file to get. tar.md5 file. Also, extract Odin3 v3.10.7 to get Odin3_v3.10.7.exe on the desktop of your PC.
Step No 3:- Turn OFF your Verizon Galaxy Note 4 in order to boot into Download Mode.
Step No 4:- Turn the device ON while pressing and holding Volume Down + Power + Home buttons at the same time to enter the phone into Download Mode.
Step No 5:- Connect the Galaxy Note 4 with a PC. Once the phone is connected successfully, a message saying Added!! will be displayed in Odin.
Step No 6:- On your Odin, click on AP button and locate the. tar.md5 firmware file that you’ve already downloaded and extracted on your PC.
Step No 7:- Make sure that you’ve un-checked the Re-Partition option in Odin.
Step No 8:- Finally, click on Start button to begin the installation process.
After the Android 5.1.1 update is successfully installed, the phone will be rebooted and you will get a PASS message.
Done! Your Galaxy Note 4 is now successfully updated to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop build number N910FXXU1COJ3. Enjoy the latest Android experience on your Galaxy S4 N910F.
Tell us in the comments area below if you have any query or issue while following the above tutorial to flash Android 5.1.1 on Note 4.