Samsung India starts rolling out Android 5.0 for Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5 Lollipop updateSamsung has finally begun rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Galaxy S5 smartphone in the Indian market. The update is now available over-the-air as well as via Samsung Kies application.

Over 874MB in size, the update will need 3GB of free space in the internal storage of your Galaxy S5 unit. So, make sure you have enough space before initiating the update. Also, reboot your phone once after completing the update.

The official change-log is unavailable at this point, but you can expect to see material design changes, enhanced notifications, guest mode, upgraded Samsung application, performance improvements, ART as default runtime and more.

We are hearing some reports of problems with the Galaxy S5 after update, so if you have have already updated your phone, do let us know about the experience in the comments.

Via: XDA, Sammy Hub

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16 thoughts on “Samsung India starts rolling out Android 5.0 for Galaxy S5


    (March 22, 2015 - 5:55 pm)

    I m using s5 LTEsanpdragon versioni didnt get any updates , i m from Bangalore


    (March 22, 2015 - 3:00 pm)

    Im from South region of India and i am really tired of checking for the update for my Galaxy S5 and I still haven’t received it.


    (March 22, 2015 - 2:07 pm)

    it is not FAKE. so you retards stop commenting negative first. its true news and tis region wise. for now its getting in the south regions of india. so have patience and wait.

    Dead Neji

    (March 22, 2015 - 12:17 pm)

    galaxy s4 gets android 5.0.1 and s5 hets 5.0 which is crap , good job samjunk


      (March 22, 2015 - 1:13 pm)

      Bro.. Did you got the update notification?

        Dead Neji

        (March 22, 2015 - 6:17 pm)

        only the INU versions are getting INS will get soon

    Brahm Prakash Maurya

    (March 22, 2015 - 11:37 am)

    fake news…….

      Surya Mahour

      (March 22, 2015 - 4:30 pm)

      26 march around get lolipop update


    (March 22, 2015 - 11:23 am)

    No updates yet


    (March 22, 2015 - 10:29 am)

    didnt got any update fake news.or maybe its releasing on phases didnt reached to us yet


    (March 22, 2015 - 8:54 am)

    Got the update! Thanks!


      (March 22, 2015 - 11:14 am)

      Bro… Where r u from and your firmware ? INS or INU?

    Ashwin Singaravelan

    (March 22, 2015 - 1:11 am)

    I too didnt get any update… Is this news true first?

    Revanth Vijay

    (March 21, 2015 - 9:58 pm)

    i didnt get the update


      (March 22, 2015 - 8:17 pm)

      i got the update on my s5..inu from mumbai..tested it for a while..all looks good uptill now..just a little lag noticed in dialer n contact apps..will try it for some more time and let ull know

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