Having a Galaxy A5 Android smartphone from Samsung? If yes, then it’s time to manually update the latest Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS to make the most of your phone. With new design and with bug fixes, your experience will be richer and more awesome. This update comes after the recent Lollipop 5.0 release which came in for A3 and A7 smartphones from Samsung. This update is the first major release to the Galaxy A5 A500H variant. This update brings in the material design which is now flatter than before. So let’s check out on what are the steps with which you can apply this firmware update.
Quick Pre Requisites:
SMS – Download SMS Backup & Restore app and create the backup. Once done, transfer the backup file to your computer,
Call Log – Download Call log Backup & Restore app and create the backup. Once done, transfer the backup file to your computer,
Local Files – Transfer all the data like photos, downloads, music files, videos etc. to your computer.
Assuming that all the above steps are adhered, lets proceed to the detailed guide which will help you install this latest firmware.
Procedure to Update Galaxy A5 with Lollipop 5.0.2 Android OS:
Click on “AP/ PDA” to choose the file which has name “AP/ PDA” in it,
Click on “PIT” to choose the file which has name “PIT” in it,
Click on “CSC” to choose the file which has “CSC” in it,
Click on “BL” to select the file which has “BL” in it,
Click on “CP” to select he file which has “CP” in it
Once the device is rebooted successfully, disconnect the phone from computer. You can check from the path of “Settings > About Phone” to get the firmware info where it will be mentioned as Android 5.0.2 build XXU1BOF6.
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