The latest official Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware has been released for the Galaxy S6 Edge bearing model number G925F. This update comes with build number XXU2COH2 having some major additions to the Galaxy S6 Edge. Yesterday we’ve also shared a guide to update Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G925R4 to stock Android 5.1.1 Lollipop G925R4TYU2BOG9 firmware but if you have G925F model then follow the given guide to get this latest Android OS version on your Edge.
Keep in mind that XXU2COH2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update is currently available only in UK and Ireland regions through Samsung KIES and OTA (Over-the-air) but if you are from any other country or cannot wait for the official release in your area then go ahead and follow the given guide. G925FXXU2COH2 is a complete unbranded firmware, thus you should not get any extra language packs or pre-installed apps with this.
XXU2COH2 Android 5.1.1 Firmware Details:
|Model name||GALAXY S6 Edge|
|Country||United Kingdom / Ireland|
|Build date||Wed, 12 Aug 2015 08:11:31 +0000|
This guide containing the firmware file and instructions can be used only with the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone. Do not try to install this firmware on any other devices. Verify the model number of your Galaxy S6 Edge, if it is G925F then go ahead, otherwise not. Check the model number of your phone by navigating to Settings > About Phone.
AndroidBlog.GS will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Galaxy S6 Edge G925F during or after the installation of G925FXXU2COH2 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 S6 Edge 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 S6 Edge then it will replaced by a stock Recovery image.
- Ensure that the battery charge level of your Galaxy S6 is above 70% before proceeding to the installation guide.
Steps to Flash Stock XXU2COH2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Galaxy S6 Edge G925F:
Step No 1:- First, download G925FXXU2COH2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and Odin v3.09 for your Galaxy S6 Edge 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 Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge 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 S6 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.
Done! You’ve successfully installed Android 5.1.1 Lollipop build number G925FXXU2COH2 with the latest improvements and bug fixes on your Galaxy S6 Edge G925F.
Let us know in the comments area below if you have any query or issue while following the above given steps.