Samsung Galaxy S5 in the UK receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop as we speak, available for download


Those denizens of certain European countries (Spain, Poland, and Russia) have already received the Android 5.0 Lollipop on their Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F) devices, of course, with TouchWiz on top. Samsung is certainly trying pretty hard to bring the software update as fast as possible to the users sporting its 2014 flagship. 

Did we say Spain, Poland, and Russia? Well, feel free to add the UK to the equation, too! According to SamMobile, the rollout of Lollipop for the Galaxy S5 devices in the Albion has just begun. However, the build in question (G900FXXU1BOA3) is still based on the first official Android 5.0 base, (LRX21T), whereas the rest of Samsung's top-tier handsets that are slated to receive the update will reportedly receive firmware updates based on a newer Android build, i.e. Android 5.0.2 Lollipop (LRX22G)

We already told you how to update to the newest firmware, so if you are impatient to get the latest firmware update for your device, feel free to check out our handy guide on the matter. You can also head to the source link in order to get the build we are talking about.


source: SamMobile

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Galaxy S5
  • Display 5.1" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 2.1 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2500 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2800 mAh(21h 3G talk time)

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6 Comments

1. Cicero

Posts: 1134; Member since: Jan 22, 2014

ChatOn is still present.

2. m3taz

Posts: 20; Member since: Oct 16, 2013

When will the g900H get the update -_-

3. iushnt

Posts: 3105; Member since: Feb 06, 2013

Not 5.0.2?

4. effimote

Posts: 20; Member since: Jan 06, 2015

wow ,that is great news

5. Dr.Hye

Posts: 95; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

This is total BS, How hard can it be to do an update. I dont see any difference in the UI. Did they even try to make any updates. I have an S5 and its the same thing. Dont waste your time samsung i dont care anymore. By the time we s5 owners get caught up to the new google update the s6 and note 5 will be out already WTF bull $hit is that.

6. jm1226

Posts: 16; Member since: Aug 07, 2014

On the s5 it is more of a under the hood update. There isn't a lot of difference in looks

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