Update Galaxy J5 to Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 (SM-J500H)


Samsung is roll out the OTA update for Galaxy J5 smartphone, but this update is not for all over region or country. It is for some country just like Russia, Germany, Uzbekistan, Bangladesh, Iraq etc. So if you are belong the given country then install the firmware by OTA update, but if you are the different one country. Then here we guide you how to update Galaxy J5 to Android Marshmallow 6.0.1. Follow the full article and install the latest update on your smartphone.Update Galaxy J5 to Android Marshmallow

This update is compatible for Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J500H, so don’t try the update file for another or same devices. This update will great changes on your OS, your device performance will be faster and more features will be added to your device. Follow up the full guidelines and don’t miss any step, we will be not responsible if you lose data or anything else. So proceed at their own risk.

Before begin

  • Charge your Galaxy J5 at least 60% before gaining the process.
  • Backup your important data and save to the safe location.
  • Download the Samsung USB drivers and install on your computer. Download here
  • Download the Odin zip and unzip the app on your computer. Download here
  • Download the Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 firmware from the below links.
  1. Iraq:zip | Mirror 1
  2. Germany:zip | Mirror 1 | Mirror 2
  3. Uzbekistan:zip | Mirror 1 | Mirror 2
  4. Russia:zip | Mirror 1 | Mirror 2
  5. Bangladesh:zip | Mirror 1 | Mirror 2
  6. Kazakhstan:zip | Mirror 1
  7. Nepal:zip | Mirror 1

Note: – The above firmware is compatible for Galaxy J5 SM-J500H, download the Android 6.0.1 firmware from the above links any of them and install on your device. But your device must be Galaxy J5 SM-J500H, don’t proceed the process if you have any others device.

Update Galaxy J5 to Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 (SM-J500H)


Step 1: Download the Android 6.0.1 firmware from the above links and extract the update file, then you should obtain .tar.md5exe file and don’t unzip the updating file further more.

Step 2: Now launch the Odin on your computer and turn OFF your device using the Power button.

Step 3: And then boot your smartphone to Download Mode, for that press and hold the Volume Down + Home + Power button at the same time for a while. Once you enter into download mode then press the Volume Up button to enter into download mode.

Step 4: Now connect your smartphone to your computer using the USB data cable. The Added message will appear in the Odin log box if your device connects to your smartphone.

Step 5: And then click on the AP button in the Odin, find the .tar.md5exe file and load it to your Odin app.

Step 6: After that press the Start button to proceeding the installation process. And wait for until, when the process is done.

Step 7: Once the flashing process is done then PASS message will be shown on the Odin screen and your Galaxy S5 Plus will be Reboot automatically.

Good job! You have successfully update Galaxy J5 to Android Marshmallow 6.0.1. Enjoy your smartphone with the latest firmware and new features.

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