GALAXY S6 EDGE ANDROID 5.1.1 LOLLIPOP OTA UPDATE ON US CELLULAR
Samsung is ready to roll out OTA the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop for its Galaxy S6 Edge on US Cellular. The latest update for the Edge crowd, is the same one that is being pushed to those Samsung Galaxy S6 owners.
The new Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA Update is 623MB in size and is expected to be introduced with a number of bug fixes and optimization.Here we give you a glimpse of few of the important modifications and updates in this Galaxy S6 Edge Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Update:
1. Password for Factory Reset
Of the other features that have seen an update, Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA update has come up with a big change with the introduction of Factory Reset Protection feature. This newly updated Factory Reset Protection feature provides the users with another level of security and protection from thefts. So, now with the help of this new feature, the user will be able to secure his mobile with a Password viz. PIN or any other type of lock. This way, the user can save the damage done in case if someone managed to steal his phone Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and tries to factory reset the same.
2. Update in camera application
Apart from the above, the new Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA update has also introduced a change in the device camera app. The new updated camera application now comes with RAW format support and also lower ISO value.
3. Alphabetic sorting of applications
The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Update has also introduced this new alphabetic app sorting feature.
HOW TO CHECK FOR UPDATE
The new Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update will be released for all the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge model in various stages. The update is known as the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop (G925R4TYU2BOF7) firmware version.
Now that the update is available, let’s get it hitting on your Samsung Galaxy S6. But since we know that the new Lollipop 5.1.1 OTA rollout is released only for stock Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge devices, let’s check if your device is eligible for this update. Also, you won’t have the pleasure of enjoying the update if there have been any modifications to your device i.e. due toa root process or installation of a custom ROM.
First of all, ensure that your device is fully charged. For manual verification of the update on your device, you can check your Settings -> About Device -> System updates -> Check for updates OR you may also connect to Samsung Kies software to check if the update is rolled out on your device too.
While there’s no official change-log release, it is expected that several bugs must have been fixed and optimizations made.
If you have already updated your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge on US Cellular device with the new Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update, do share your views and your experience of using it.