Android 6.0/Android 6.0.1 Official Release for Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge
Samsung has finally released the official version of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge users. Just like other rollouts, some unit owners may have early or delayed access depending on their region and networks.Advertisement
To appease users who have been waiting for the update, Samsung posted a statement on its newsroom page saying: “Samsung Electronics plan to provide the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update starting with Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge on February 15, 2016, and other GALAXY devices will soon follow.” The company also added: “For upgradable models, Samsung will make separate announcements on details of OS updates schedule for each market according to market situation and carriers’ requirements.”
According to Samsung, the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update offers improved edge screen and new edge screen features. Unit owners can expect the update to bring in a unique interface that levels up the curved edge screen. More importantly, the enhancements guarantee a faster and easier device to manage.
People will just have to wait for notification from their networks or from Samsung itself. As noted previously, release may vary depending on the region. On top of releasing the Marshmallow update, Samsung has also been busy working on the release of its flagship, the Samsung Galaxy S7.
A new report from the Sydney Morning Herald, suggest that Samsung’s Indonesian branch has released a website and promotional video early. The video reveals an unnamed Galaxy device that can charge wirelessly while a person uses it on a train. Furthermore, the video features how it is like to be in the shoes of Indonesian archer Dellie Threesyadinda for a day. According to the report, the device in the picture resembles Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge strongly. There is also a teaser site with the line “What’s Next?” but the video does not reveal more of what people should expect.