Samsung is still rolling out Android Lollipop updates for its different sets and it has not provided any timeline yet when this process will be completed. Although we have a complete list of Samsung Galaxy devices on which Android Lollipop update will be possible yet Samsung is taking its time to rollout the update. We have here reviewed the Android Lollipop update for Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy Note Edge.
Android Lollipop for Samsung Galaxy S4
Samsung just before launching its next flagship device for Galaxy Series has started rolling out Android Lollipop for Galaxy S4. Android Lollipop has been started rolling out for Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE- A and thanks to SamMobile who has brought the list of countries and carriers i.e. when will be Android Lollipop update available for the respective countries. You can read about it here as well.
Last week, Samsung rolled out Android Lollipop update in Russia and it was in news since last December that Samsung is going to roll out Android Lollipop for Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 2.
The Android Lollipop update for Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A is available in Germany, Slovakia and the Czech Repulic as well. It is the Android 5.0.1 version which is being rolled out. Although yet no official notification is sent yet but you can upgrade it using Kies and if you have some advance coding skills you can download the firmware and install it yourself.
Below are the impressions of Android Lollipop 5.0.1 on Samsung Galaxy S4, presented by SamMobile.
Android Lollipop for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge
While we are getting different news about the rollout of Android Lollipop for different Galaxy handsets like Samsung Galaxy S5, yet Samsung has not announced any official release for Galaxy Note Edge, the latest device by Samsung.
On the other hand if you own a Samsung Galaxy Note Edge device and are desperate for Android Lollipop update for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, your friends at XDA have brought a beta build in flashable ROM format.
This beta build is only compatible with limited versions of Galaxy Note Edge like SM-N915F and SM-N915FY and not for the rest of the Note Edge variations. Because this is a beta built there can be number of issues with it if no major bug is found.
You can download this beta build here and also follow the steps to upgrade your Galaxy Note Edge to Android Lollipop. This ROM is for Android 5.0.1 update and is an official version by Samsung, thus flashing the ROM will not result in warranty void issues. But proceed at your own risk!
Below are the impressions of Android Lollipop on Samsung Galaxy Note Edge