The Android 5.0.2 Lollipop rolled-out for the Samsung’s latest high-end and fastest flagship device, Galaxy S6. Galaxy S6 has a 64-bit processor and is based on Android Lollipop 5.0.2. This latest update is stock firmware based and is now available for users in the United Kingdom. With build number G920FXXU1AOCV, this is a faster and more reliable firmware update that is for the Galaxy S6 SM-G920F (International Variant). The new official XXU1AOCV Android 5.0.2 firmware is actually a maintenance update that brings performance improvements and regular fixes like battery drain issues.
If luckily you are from UK then you can receive XXU1AOCV Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update directly from Samsung KIES. Just connect your Galaxy S6 to the Samsung Kies server or through OTA and check for the update. But if you are from any other region and have not received the OTA notification yet then don’t worry, you can still manually update Galaxy S6 G920F to XXU1AOCV Android 5.0.2 Lollipop official update easily. Ready to get this latest firmware on your Galaxy S6? Go ahead and follow the given instructions carefully using Odin flashing tool.
Remember that the Galaxy S6 SM-G920F should be unlocked in order to install this update as the G920FXXU1AOCV is an unbranded firmware version.
XXU1AOCV Android 5.0.2 Firmware Details:
- Model: SM-G920F
- Model name: Galaxy S6
- Country: United Kingdom
- Version: Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
- Changelist: 4497415
- Build date: 28 March
- Product code: VIR
- PDA: G920FXXU1AOCV
- CSC: G920FVIR1AOCN
This guide containing the stock Android 5.0.2 Lollipop firmware build G920FXXU1AOCV and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy S6 model number G920F. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Check the model number of your device from to Settings > About phone > Model number.
AndroidXDA.net will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Galaxy S6 G920F during or after the installation of G920FXXU1AOCV Android 5.0.2 Lollipop. Proceed at your own risk.
Before Getting Started:
- Verify that you’ve properly installed the Galaxy S6 USB Drivers on the PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy S6 by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
- Make sure that you’ve created proper backup of all your data and settings before proceeding to the installation guide.
- Your Galaxy S6 SM-G920F should factory unlocked.
- If you have a custom ROM installed on the phone, then after the installation of the stock update it will be lost.
- The custom recovery will be replaced by the stock version.
- Check the battery level of your Galaxy S6, it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
How to install Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G920FXXU1AOCV stock firmware on Galaxy S6 SM-G920F
Step No 1:- First, download the stock G920FXXU1AOCV Android 5.0.2 Lollipop firmware .zip file for your Galaxy S6 and Odin3 v3.10 on the desktop of the PC from the above given links.
Step No 2:- Extract both zipped files in a folder on your PC.
Step No 3:- Turn OFF the Galaxy S6 in order to boot into Download Mode.
Step No 4:- Turn the Galaxy S6 ON while pressing and holding Home + Power + Volume Down buttons altogether.
Step No 5:- Run Odin3 v3.10 on the PC (as Administrator).
Step No 6:- As the Galaxy S6 is now in Download Mode, connect it with PC and wait for a while till Odin detects it. If the drivers are installed correctly then the ID: COM box will turn light blue in Odin after phone is connected successfully.
Step No 7:- In Odin, click on the AP button and navigate to the firmware file that you’ve already extracted and placed on the desktop of your PC.
Step No 8:- Ensure that you’ve checked Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time options and the Re-Partition option should be Unchecked.
Step No 9:- In Odin, click on the Start button to begin the installation process that may take a few minutes to completed.
Step No 10:- Once the flashing process is finished, the Galaxy S6 will be automatically rebooted.
Done! You have successfully updated Galaxy S6 SM-G920F to G920FXXU1AOCV Android 5.0.2 Lollipop.
Let us know in the comments area below if you have any question or trouble while following the above steps to flash G920FXXU1AOCV on your Galaxy S6.