Samsung Galaxy S5 users in the UK can now get their devices updated to Android LOLLIPOP 5.0 version. Although it should have been able to push Android 5.0.2 (LRX22G) version for Galaxy S5, the device got Android 5.0 (LRX21T) oddly. Beforehand, some of the nations that already got lucky enough to test the firmware were countries like Poland, Russia, Spain and South Korea(naturally). Android Lollipop upgrade for Samsung Galaxy S5 in UK has made more European Android users to adore their device.


Undoubtedly, the update has brought significant improvements for Samsung Galaxy S5. The user interface is not much dramatically different from the previous KITKAT version 4.4 but the responsiveness of the device has become pretty impressive, thanks to the newer Android Runtime ‘ART’. These reasons are more than enough for Samsung Galaxy S5 users in the UK to update their Android firmware to Lollipop. Soon, Samsung is all set to push the new firmware into its other top notch devices as well.

The build (LRX21T) has introduced some differences to the interface like notifications heads-up, new lock screen, fingerprint scanner changes (Galaxy Note 4 style), Mirror Link Support, automatic setup assistant “Tap And Go” and many more. The usual Green colored interface element is replaced by Blue. With Android introducing new design guidelines, it seems Samsung had no option but to transform its design of some applications like Messaging, Clock, S Health, Calculator, etc. If you are in the UK and own a Samsung Galaxy S5, the first thing you should do after you read this article is to update your smartphone right away.


The Samsung Galaxy S5 released in 2014, a follow-up to its 2013’s Galaxy S4 smartphone, is 5.1 inch big and has bright AMOLED display with 1080 pixels of resolution. Rear mounted heart-rate sensor was first introduced on this version of Galaxy S series. Due to its Micro USB 3.0 port, it charges and transfers the data faster. It is faster in speed due to its 2.5 Ghz Quad-Core Processor with 2 GB of RAM. It’s 16 megapixels of Camera shoots amazingly sharp pictures and videos.

Samsung Galaxy S5 users all over the world are eagerly waiting for the new Lollipop update after getting glimpse of the firmware over the internet.

SOURCE: Android Central || GSM Arena || SAM Mobile


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