Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge Android 6.0 Marshmallow Status Update

Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge Android 6.0 Marshmallow Status Update
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Carriers, just like OEMs, are continuously working on completing the rollout of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to intended devices. According to reports, Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy S6 line is seeding to the update while similar units, plus Galaxy Note 5, have also started gaining access in other parts of the globe.


More Samsung Galaxy units are being upgraded to the Android 6.0 Marshmallow updates. According to reports, Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ devices in Canada have started seeding to the firmware.

According to Android Authority, Bell and Telus users will no longer have to wait for the update because the carriers have released the official version. However, Rogers subscribers may have to wait until April 27 to upgrade. As with other updates, the Android 6.0 Marshmallow firmware for the said devices will feature treats like Google Now on Tap, Doze mode, permission capabilities and native fingerprint reader among others.

Mobile carrier Verizon has also released the official update to Samsung Galaxy S6 users through the build version: MMB29K.G920VVRU4CPC2. Other treats found on the Verizon update include Wi-Fi calling improvements, seamless Wi-Fi to network transition and pre-loaded Go90 app among others. Verizon advises users to fully charge their devices and connect to reliable networks before upgrading.

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The Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge and Galaxy S6 Edge Plus has started rolling out in Korea. Other markets should also see the update soon. As with other Android update rollouts, some carriers may be delayed. Other users may also experience different schedules depending on their region. For those who have not received the notification yet, they can also search and update manually by going to Settings > About Device > Software Update > Update. Users are advised to check with their networks and regional untis for final details and schedules.

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