Software updates are always welcome with open arms by users, especially when the latter targets smartphones, if you own a Samsung Galaxy S5 Active device, you’ll be happy to hear the following news: AT&T rolled out the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop upgrade for this device. Even if for some, this might not represent a huge upgrade, there are some advantages to look forward to.
May 2014 was the launch year for the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active (this rolled out exclusively for AT&T carries in USA), when it first came out, it had Android 4.4.2 KitKAt on board and later Android 5.0 Lollipop. Even if Android 5.1.1 Lollipop has been around for quite some time, the Samsung device is recently embracing this upgrade.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active packs a 5.1-inch full HD Super AMOLED display and according to AT&T “Built for an active lifestyle, the Galaxy S5 Active is dustproof, shock- and water-resistant, and ready for whatever comes its way. Equipped with an IP67 rating and certified to meet a series of demanding military standard specifications, this rugged smartphone is designed to withstand the rigors of your workout and your world.”
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update to reach Samsung Galaxy S5 Active
This update has the following built LMY47X.G870AUCU2COJ3 and it should take up 640 MB in size. A word of advice here: make sure you set-up this upgrade over a Wi-Fi connection or else your data will be consumed. Having the latest Android Lollipop update on your S5 Active device means you will get to enjoy the Ultra Power Saving mode, various security improvements as well as bug fixes and last but not least Android for Work.
This update is already being pushed to Samsung Galaxy S5 Active device and even if you haven’t received the notification, we guarantee you it will arrive shortly, are you thrilled about the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop upgrade being rolled out to your Samsung device?