Android 5.0.2 Lollipop is now available for the Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S5 Plus SM-G910F. This stock build comes with baseband version G901FXXU1BOC4 and build number LRX22G.G901FXXU1BOC4, which is live for users in the Nordic countries. So if you are from the specific region then you can get this official stock unbranded version of firmware using Samsung Kies or OTA, you can check the the OTA notification area.
“Samsung has started to update the Galaxy S5plus to Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop) in the Nordic region,” confirms senior XDA member, henklbr.
But if the update has not arrived in your region yet then you can install the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on your S5 Plus using Odin flashing tool. This update is an unbranded version of firmware and you can install it on any unlocked SM-G901F phone. So if you are now ready get this latest Android OS on your device then we’ve a detailed guide on how to install Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G901FXXU1BOC4 official firmware on Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus.
Firmware Details (Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G901FXXU1BOC4):
- Model: SM-G901F
- Model name: Galaxy S5 Plus
- Country: Nordic countries
- Version: Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
- Changelist: 4385543
- Build date: 9 March
- Product code: NEE
- PDA: G901FXXU1BOC4
- CSC: G901FNEE1BOC4
This guide containing the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G901FXXU1BOC4 download link and instructions are working with Galaxy S5 Plus SM-G910F only. Do not try to install this official stock build on any other device or incorrect variant, as a result the device might gets bricked. You can check the model number of your device by navigating to Settings > About Phone > Model Number.
AndroidBlog.GS will not be held responsible for any kind of damage or mishap occurred to your Galaxy S5 Plus SM-G910F during or after installation of the official Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G901FXXU1BOC4 firmware. Proceed at your own risk.
Before Getting Started:
- First, backup all your important data on your Galaxy S5 Plus before proceeding to the firmware installation guide.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on the Galaxy S5 Plus by navigating to Settings > Developer Options and check the USB Debugging option.
- Download and install correct Galaxy S5 Plus USB Drivers
- Galaxy S5 Plus should be unlocked before installing this unbranded stock firmware.
- If you have a custom ROM installed already, then it will be replaced with the stock version.
- The device will lost root access after the installation of this official firmware.
- Verify that the battery level of your Galaxy S5 Plus is at least 80% charged.
Steps to Install Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G901FXXU1BOC4 on Galaxy S5 Plus SM-G901F:
Follow the given installation instructions to flash G901FXXU1BOC4 on your S5 Plus:
Step No 1:- First, download the official Android 5.0.2 G901FXXU1BOC4 firmware .zip file your Galaxy S5 Plus and Odin3 v3.09 on the desktop of the PC which you’ve downloaded from the above links.
Step No 2:- Extract both of files in a folder on your PC.
Step No 3:- Turn OFF the Galaxy S5 Plus in order to boot into Download Mode.
Step No 4:- Turn the S5 Plus ON by pressing and holding Home + Power + Volume Down keys at the same time.
Step No 5:- Run Odin on the PC (as Administrator).
Step No 6:- As the Galaxy S5 Plus SM-G901F unit is currently in Download Mode, plug it to the computer 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, once the 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 must 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 S5 SM-G901F will be automatically rebooted.
Step No 11:- Disconnect the device from the PC after the home screen appears.
Done! You’ve installed the latest official Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G901FXXU1BOC4 firmware on the Galaxy S5 Plus successfully.
Do let us know in the comments section below if you need any help or having trouble while installing this Android 5.0.2 Lollipop G901FXXU1BOC4 Lollipop update on Galaxy S5 Plus.