• News
  • Galaxy Note 5 becomes Android 7.0 Nougat update certified for T-Mobile, AT&T and Canada

    The current heir to the Galaxy Note Series throne just got the green light for the update to Android 7.0 Nougat for SM-N920A (AT&T), SM-N920T (T-Mobile) and SM-N920W8 (Canada). The three Note 5 variants just got listed at WiFi Alliance, our trusted-ever page of tons of info about upcoming devices and software updates. So, yes, the thriving […]

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  • T-Mobile rolls out January security update to Galaxy S6 Edge Plus, Note 5, Note Edge and Note 4

    T-Mobile is showering new updates for several Samsung Galaxy devices right now. The Galaxy S6 Edge Plus, the Galaxy Note 5, Note 4, and the Note Edge are all receiving new security updates. The Galaxy S6 Edge Plus gets the new update with build number G928TUVS4DQA1. It is based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and installs the latest […]

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  • Verizon Galaxy Note 5 update rolling out with January security patch, build N920VVRS3BQA1

    Verizon Galaxy Note 5 has started receiving a new firmware update. The update arrives as software version N920VVRS3BQA1. Rolling out with the latest January security patch, the Galaxy Note 5 firmware update is over the air and should hit your devices anytime soon. In case you were already hoping for Android 7.0 Nougat for your […]

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  • Samsung Galaxy S5 and Note 5 (HK) gets January security update, builds G900FXXS1CQAV and N9208XXS3BQA6

    Samsung has released a new firmware update for Galaxy S5 units. The update is hitting out the international variant of Galaxy S5, which is the model number SM-G900F. The update which arrives as build number G900FXXS1CQAV brings with it the usual monthly security patches and is Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow based. Meanwhile, the Galaxy Note 5 […]

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  • Galaxy Note 5 Android 7.0 Nougat update to release soon, spotted on GFXbench already

    Back in October, we got good clue of the Galaxy S7 Nougat update in the making when the device’s listing at GFXbench revealed it running Android 7.0 Samsung build, which was vindicated later when Samsung released the S7 7.0 update under its beta program in November. Now, we’re seeing the same thing happen for the Galaxy […]

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  • Galaxy Note 5 Nougat Update: AT&T, T-Mobile and Canada get Nougat 7.0 certified

    Update [February 16, 2017]: The AT&T Galaxy Note 5, along with the T-Mobile and Canadian variant is now certified by Wi-Fi Alliance for Android 7.0 Nougat update. Which means the update has hit testing stage, and the carriers could make the announcement soon. Want a release date? Well, watch out for release at T-Mobile and […]

  • Recovery
  • Galaxy Note 5 Marshmallow Root and TWRP 3.0 [N920C]

    Update (February 25, 2016): A new kernel is available from developer Manh_IT, called SpaceX (we’ve featured it many a times earlier too for different Samsung devices), which also roots your Note 5, and its installation is more easier than the previous root solution. This doesn’t require you to install TWRP recovery as it’s installable via Odin. Here […]

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  • [Download] Note 5 Marshmallow 6.0.1 Stock Firmware

    Samsung has begun rolling out Galaxy Note 5 Marshmallow 6.0.1 update with the N920C international variant of the device in Cambodia today.   The Note 5 Marshmallow firmware with build number N920CXXU2BPB6 is now available via Kies/Smart Switch and also as a OTA update for the N920C variant. Although the firmware is released for the Cambodian region only […]