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Update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow [G920F/G925F]

The big and long waited updates of Samsung ‘Android 6.0 Marshmallow’ have been finally released for both S6 & S6 Edge G920F/G925F. The OTA of Android M updates are started in UK and on Vodafone carrier only. The users of S6 and S6 Edge with UK and with Vodafone carrier can update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow. User can also update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow [G920F/G925F] with manually downloading the OTA updates from the link and then flash to device via Odin tool.

Update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow

Update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow

Official Marshmallow for Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge is available on SamMobile and if you are going to update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge to Marshmallow official  firmware, then first signup on SamMobile and then download Android M OTA for your Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge G920F/G925F.

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This is the official updates for the upper mentioned device with lots of new and nice features. Some of the new features included version 4.0 internet browsers with a built-in ad-block app, New Cross App, Doze a power-saving feature, white status bar and quick toggles menus and some new icons for previous app etc. Shortly it’s a fully new and a big update of Samsung manufacturers.

DISCLAIMER: These OTA and guide are only to update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow with model number G920F/G925F, of UK and with Vodafone carriers. Updating other devices with this updates will brick your device. Check your device full info before flashing. Also, proceed solely on your own risk.

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Steps to Update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow.

  1. Download OTA Android M for your specific model, S6 or S6 Edge from the links given above. And then extract it on the PC.
  2. Also, download and unzip the Odin flash tool on PC, from the link above.
  3. Go to Odin extracted folder and right-click and select ‘run as admin’ to Open Odin tool.
  4. Now enter S6 or S6 Edge into download mode. to do so [turn off S6 or S6 Edge, then press and hold Vol Down+ Home+ Power button at the same time, until vibration. Then Press Vol-UP
  5. Once the device in on Download Mode, Connect it to PC using USB data cable.
  6. Odin tool detects S6 or S6 Edge with turning blue the ”ID:COM” port, and displays “Added” text below. [in case device not detected then change the USB port and re-install USB driver]
  7. When the device connects successfully, click over the “AP” button and select OTA updates .tar.md5 file.
  8. Now confirm that ‘re-partition” option is not checked. Leave other options as by default. Then press ‘Start’ button.
  9. Wait for flashing process completion and when PASS message appears. Device reboots automatically or reboot it manually.
  10. Disconnect the device and Enjoy!

That’s how to Update Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge on Official Marshmallow.

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