Install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Sprint Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G925P)

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is easily the most sexiest device of this year. Its been a eye catcher for it’s build and design. One can find a flaw, only in its software. Today we see all the minor bugs fixed and extra nectar added from Android 5.1.1 Lollipop as Sammobile has officially uploaded Android 5.1.1 Lollipop the firmware for Sprint (cdma) Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge build on Thu, 11 Jun 2015. For those who are interested in change logs the reference number is 5028597.

This latest desert makes your Galaxy S6 Edge more loving and you can experience much more with all the new features offered by Android 5.1.1. So without any further delay, let’s get started with this guide.

Prerequisites

This Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware has to be installed on Sprint Samsung Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925P  model only.

  • Users make sure you have installed USB drivers on the PC, or else your smart phone (Sprint Samsung Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925P ) will not be recognized by the computer. Download them from here.
  • Make sure your device has more than 80% battery, or else there is chance of smartphone getting temporarily bricked if the installation process is interrupted mid-way.
  • Although installing official update improve the device’s performance and UI experiences, it will void your warranty.

Warning: The author will not be responsible, if you damage or brick your device. Do it at your own risk and follow the instructions properly.

Procedure

  1. Download Official lollipop ROM from here and copy it to your SDcard.
  2. Download Odin v3.10.6 from here and set it up on your computer.
  3. Now put your Galaxy S6 edge in Download mode. (Hold volume up + volume down along with the power button)
  4. Run Odin with administrator rights on your computer
  5. Power off and connect your device to a computer using the USB cable. (Confirm the connection with Blue box, if it doesn’t show up configure your USB drivers)
  6. Click on ‘AP’ in Odin 3.10.6 (if you have Odin 3.0.7 then you can select ‘PDA’).
  7. Choose“.tar.md5″ file to install Android 5.1.1 from the dialog box.
  8. Check Auto-reboot and F-reset time. (On Odin 3.0.7 don’t alter anything or you may end up with bricked device).Odin-10
  9. Click on Start.
  10. Now wait until the process is done. After a few seconds, the phone will reboot.

Once Sprint Samsung Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925P  is rebooted, you can enjoy Android 5.1.1. If you are facing difficulty during the installation do let us know in the comments below. Don’t forget to share your experiences.