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Moto G 2014 Is the First to Receive Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update in the US

Good news in kitty! The brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop version is now offered for Samsung Galaxy S5 G900F; international variant devices in the United Kingdom. The installation is easy and hassle-free. Scroll down for the detailed process map but before that let’s focus on the pre-necessities.

  • The PC should have necessary USB drivers in it for successful installation.
  • One needs to move to Developer Options tab and activate the USB Debugging mode
  • Users must also uninstall or provisionally inactivate the security programs like antivirus, antimalware and firewalls applications on the PC.
  • If the device is working under a custom ROM, then one needs to erase all theinfostowedto device’s system dividerforfitting the new Android 5.0 Lollipop apprise.
  • One can fix the new stock Android 5.0 Lollipop firmware replacing any older version
  • If the Samsung Galaxy S5 device is operating under a stock firmware, then the flash process of this new update will not disturb the smartphone’s stowage. However the team will not be responsible for any data loss; so it is intelligent to take an all embracing backup.
  • One must make sure that the phone battery is 75% or more for uninterrupted installation process

Installation and Upgrade Process

  1. The zip file of Android 5.0 Lollipop G900FXXU1BOA3 firmware should be saved in the PC. After the download; the files should be accordingly extracted.
  2. One should also download and copy the ODIN file and save it in the PC
  3. Switch off the device and boot it accordingly.
  4. Connect the Samsung device to the PC via USB chord
  5. Now open the ODIN file and tap on ‘AP’ Odin option.
  6. Look for the pulled out G900FXXU1BOA3 tar.md5 file and now stow in ODIN software.
  7. Ensure the re partition option is deactivated in ODIN
  8. Next step is to initiate the installation process of new Android 5.0 G900FXXU1BOA3 tar.md5 file on the Galaxy S5 by clicking the start button
  9. Once installed successfully; new automated rebooting will commence
  10. When completed; user must use the initial log in info to work with the device

Scope of Troubleshooting

If there is any interruption in the installation process and is paused mid-way; users must start the process all over again. One should try the Factory Reset option; if the device moves in the boot loop. To work with Factory Reset option, boot the device into Recovery Mode.


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