Update Galaxy S5 G900H to the latest G900HXXU1CPE6 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware. You can update Galaxy S5 G900H to the latest XXU1CPE6 firmware by connecting your device with Samsung KIES or via OTA update notification. Go through the guide to manually update Galaxy S5 G900H to the latest G900HXXU1CPE6 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.
Odin is used to flash the firmware on Galaxy S5 G900H.
The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy S5 G900H and is not compatible with any other device. To know the model number of your device go to Settings >> About Phone.
Model name Galaxy S5
Version Android 6.0.1
Build date Wed, 11 May 2016
Product code SKZ
Install G900HXXU1CPE6 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware on Galaxy S5 G900H
Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.
Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.
Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.
Download Kies Software to install drivers.
Download Android 6.0.1 G900HXXU1CPE6 update for the Galaxy S5 G900H.
and Odin (Odin3_v3.09.zip).
Extract the Firmware file which you have downloaded in above step. You will get “.tar” file along with other files.
Extract Odin to get “Odin3 v3.09.exe” file.
Switch off device.
Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.
Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.
Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.
In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.
Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Android 6.0.1 firmware. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.
Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.
You have installed official G900HXXU1CPE6 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Galaxy S5 G900H. To know the firmware version go to Settings >> About Phone.