A good news for the Samsung’s high end specs latest device, Galaxy Note 5 N920V owners that the official Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware build released for their devices. The build number of this Android 5.1.1 updates is N920VVRU2AOJ2 that comes with a lot of extra functions and features that should be enough to have a stable OS. This update is available via OTA (over-the-air) now and it might be the last Lollipop update for your Note 5 device as Samsung and Verizon are going to release Android 6.0 Marshmallow build anytime soon for this variant.
As you know that the OTA updates are rolling out in phases, so if you have not yet received the OTA notification to update your Note 5 to this latest built or if it is not yet available in your country then follow the given guide to install Android 5.1.1 N920VVRU2AOJ2 Lollipop on Verizon Galaxy Note 5 model number N920V manually. In this guide we’ll use Odin flashing tool to flash the firmware file. Before going ahead to the installation guide make sure that the battery level of your device is about 80%.
N920VVRU2AOJ2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Firmware Details:
|Name||Samsung Galaxy Note 5|
|Build date||Mon, 05 Oct 2015 05:52:47 +0000|
This guide containing the stock N920VVRU2AOJ2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware file and instructions can be used only with the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 5 devices. Do not try to install this firmware on any other devices. Verify the model number of your Galaxy Note 5, if it is N920V then go ahead, otherwise not. 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 5 N920V during or after the installation of N920VVRU2AOJ2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA update. Proceed at your own risk.
Before Getting Started:
- Take a proper backup of all your important data and settings on the Galaxy Note 5 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 from 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 5 then it will replaced by a stock Recovery image.
- Ensure that the battery charge level of your Galaxy Note 5 is above 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
Steps to Flash N920VVRU2AOJ2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA Update on Galaxy Note 5 N920V:
Step No 1:- First, download N920VVRU2AOJ2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and Odin3 v3.10.6 for your Galaxy Note 5 from the above given links.
Step No 2:- Extract the firmware file to get. tar.md5 file. Also, extract Odin3 v3.10.6 on the desktop of your PC.
Step No 3:- Turn OFF your Verizon Galaxy Note 5 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 5 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.
That’s All! You’ve successfully installed Android 5.1.1 Lollipop build number N920VVRU2AOJ2 with the latest improvements and bug fixes on your Verizon Galaxy Note 5 N920V.
Let us know in the comments area below if you have any query or issue while following the above given steps.