Google’s Android 6.0 Marshmallow update continues to appear to a number of manufacturers and carriers. This time, several of Samsung’s and Verizon’s devices are in line for the update, including the Galaxy Note 4, Tab S2, Galaxy S5 and more.
Carrier Updates for Samsung
It has taken carriers sometime to catch up with Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. Verizon, for instance, has made the firmware available to a number of devices including Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Tab S2 and Galaxy S5 months after the update was released. The update is available via build number MMB29M.N910VVRU2CPD1. The same goes for Verizon’s Galaxy Tab S2 and Galaxy S5.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 update for Verizon is available via the build number MB29M.G900VVRU2DPD1. As with other Android updates, the Android 6.0 Marshmallow for the said devices will get treats like Android for Work, Ultra High Quality Audio, App icon update, and Wi-Fi Calling for the S5.
Likewise, the Galaxy Tab S2 will also be treated to features such as Google Now on Tap, Doze mode for longer battery life and advanced app permissions.
Furthermore, Yibada reported that Samsung Galaxy Note 4 users under T-Mobile and AT&T may still have to wait until the update is available. Additionally, Samsung Galaxy S5 owners under AT&T are still waiting for the update to reach their phones.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Android Update
As for other devices like the Samsung Galaxy S6, Gotta Be Mobile reports that T-Mobile has already rolled out the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow updates to units like Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge Plus, and Galaxy S6 Edge. US Cellular also announced the same firmware version update to its Samsung Galaxy S6, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and Galaxy S6 Edge Plus. AT&T’s announcement was still limited to Galaxy S6 regular model.
Users are advised to connect to a reliable cellular or WiFi connection. Devices should also be charged fully to avoid problems.