With a bit of a delay, Samsung has released beginning of February for the Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge Google’s security update for January 2017. The update for the flagship models of the 2015 bears SamMobile, according to the version number XXU5DQAG. As with Patches, this type is common, the focus is on safety.
Accordingly, the Update also fixes a total of 67 weaknesses in the basic Android System of Google. In addition, 28 of the improvements Samsung have been carried out in-house Software. First of all, could look forward to only users of the Samsung Galaxy S6 over the chock-full of security vulnerabilities. In the meantime, the Update has been rolled out for the Galaxy S6 Edge. The software corrections for the larger Galaxy S6 Edge Plus published by Samsung a few days ago already.
Update for Galaxy S5
The owner of a Galaxy S5 can download the security update for January 2017. With the 30 megabytes large update, here SamMobile, a total of 72 security vulnerabilities. Although the device will soon celebrate its third birthday, and supplied to Samsung, the Smartphone of 2014 continues with security updates.
You should be no notification for the security update on Your Galaxy S6, S6 Edge or Galaxy S5 display, you can force your Smartphone to search for the Patch: to check manually whether a new Version is available, you tap on the “settings | About phone | Software Updates”. Depending on your mobile provider, it may take some time until the update to all the devices is available.