Verizon wireless firmware updating
Prior to updating the firmware, the smartphone needs to be fully charged or at least, based on experts’ usual recommendation, have at least 80 percent battery level.
The handset features a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3, according to “Samsung has put everything it knows about HDTV technology on brilliant display with the 5.1-inch Full HD Super AMOLED® screen on the Samsung Galaxy S 5.
Movies and TV shows come to life as they were meant to be seen.
It has a quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 CPU and Adreno 330 for its GPU.
To learn more about the smartphone, here’s Verizon’s support page noted that to be able to install the Android Marshmallow update, users will need a stable Wi-fi connection or a strong network connection.
It provides a “dedicated Work Profile with security, management and application support built-in.” With Wi-fi Calling, Android Marshmallow users will be able to “make and receive calls over a Wi-Fi network if cellular service isn’t available, helping conserve your data,” the Verizon Wireless support page explained. The list of new features to find in Android Marshmallow also includes a faster and more secure wireless payment comparable to Apple Pay and Samsung Pay.
Released in April 2014, Samsung Galaxy S5 came pre-installed with Android 4.4.2 Kit Kat OS.
Verizon Wireless is the latest network to release the most recent Android flavor for its variant of Samsung’s 2014 flagship smartphone.
Enjoy rich colors, high contrast and fast response times.” When it comes to the camera, the 2014 Samsung Galaxy smartphone is packed with a 16 MP primary shooter.
The camera has features like phase detection autofocus, geo-tagging, face and smile detection, HDR, panorama and touch focus.
Sprint unleashed the Marshmallow build early April while T-Mobile’s variant received the update last week, said that the Android Marshmallow firmware released for the Galaxy S5 “has been tested to optimize device performance, resolve known issues and apply the latest security patches.” Specifically, the Marshmallow update comes with build number MMB29M. An OTA notification should be received by users automatically once the Android Marshmallow update becomes available on their device.
However, it may take days before it rolled out to all the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 units, feature “separates business apps from personal apps” so that users will be able to use the mobile device for work and play.
The front-facing camera, on the other hand, has 2 MP lens sensor.
Under the hood, Samsung Galaxy S5 is packed with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset paired with 2 GB of RAM.