• News
  • AT&T rolling out Galaxy S5 and Note Edge OTA update carrying February security patch

    The American telecom carrier AT&T has been actively rolling out the updated monthly security patch to various devices on its network one by one. The latest ones to receive the update are Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note Edge. These two smartphones have started receiving the February security patch update on AT&T. The new update […]

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  • Verizon Galaxy S5 OTA update rolling out with February security patch, build G900VVRS2DQB2

    Everyone tends to await eagerly for Android version updates for their devices and understandably so, but what they tend to forget is that security patches and minor updates are just as important. While the open-source ecosystem of Android is a major advantage, exploits like Stagefright and Dirty Cow can be used to gain remote access […]

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  • Download Galaxy S5 Firmware (G900AUCS4DPH3 and G900VVRU2DPG2 OTA added)

    Note: We’re mentioning the latest firmwares added to this page in the list below. Please find the download links for these firmwares in the relevant section below. G900AUCS4DPH4 G900VVRU2DPG2 Update [October 18, 2016]: Verizon released a new update yesterday for the Galaxy S5, identified as G900VVRU2DPG2 build. The update is also available as an OTA for download, […]

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  • International Galaxy S5 has official Android 5.1.1 update with People Edge features thanks to custom ROM

    International Samsung Galaxy S5 owners might be feeling let down by Samsung. And they are right to feel so, given that their device — last year’s flagship, no less! — is yet to be treated with Android 5.1.1 love while its variant at T-Mobile US received 5.1.1 update for long now. But cheer up guys, we […]

  • Custom ROMs
  • Rooted T-mobile S5 G900T 5.1.1 (OF6) Stock ROM

    The T-Mobile Galaxy S5 is the only device to get Android 5.1.1 update yet on the Galaxy S5 family of devices (lucky you, TMO users), and only recently root was also achieved on the 5.1.1 build OF6 of the device. But if you’re rather interested in a recovery flashable pre-rooted Stock OF6 ROM, then that’s an option too. Thanks to muniz_ri over at […]

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  • Remove bloatware from any Samsung Galaxy device easily with this script!

    Kudos to blaz1nr for spending time on creating a great utility tool like this, one that required him to peruse through firmwares of many Samsung Galaxy devices to ensure maximum compatibility. The resulting .zip file, a firmware/ROM debloater script, is your best bet if you are looking to remove all those extra apps and goodies Samsung has thrown in as pre-installed […]