Moto G 2014, Samsung Galaxy S6 Active and Galaxy E7 Updated To Android 5.1.1 Lollipop – What’s New?
The Android 6.0 Marshmallow has already started rolling out to non-Nexus devices, but at the same time, there are many devices that have started receiving the latest Android Lollipop OS (5.1.1).
The Galaxy S6 Active device was released back in June 2015, which is a few months later after the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have been released. The device was running on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop for quite a while, but it seems that AT&T has finally decided to offer the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA update for this device. Currently, the new Android Lollipop that has the build number G890AUCU3BOJE is the OTA update that the Galaxy S6 Active (that are connected to AT&T) devices are currently receiving.
As soon as the Galaxy S6 Active is updated to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, you will be able to use the Samsung Pay along with all the features and tools that this Android version comes with. If you don’t know what Samsung Pay is, then we will tell you that this is a virtual payment service which is quite similar to the Android Pay or Apple Pay.
In addition, the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA update comes with improvements to the battery life, stability and it is also fixing the Stagefright vulnerability.
Galaxy E7 is another device that’s being updated to the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, this device was released back in February 2015 and it was running on Android 4.4.4 KitKat until now. According to some rumors, there are users from India that have already received the Android Lollipop on their Galaxy E7 devices. The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop for Galaxy E7 comes with the build number E700HXXU1BOJ7 and it is available for the devices that come with the SM-E700H model number.
Moto G 2nd generation is another device that is receiving the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA update, the new update for Moto G 2nd generation also comes with the Ambient Display, Material Design, new flashlight option, new notifications. It seems that some Motorola specific features such as Downtime and Motorola Assist will also be integrated.
Once the latest Android Lollipop update is available for your device you will get a notification, but you can also manually check to see if there is an OTA update available for your Android device by going to Settings->About Device->Software Update->Check for Updates.