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Saturday, September 20, 2014

C115XXU1BNF6 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware for Galaxy S5 Zoom SM-C115- How to Install & download

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C115XXU1BNF6 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware Last Updated on 31-July-2014. Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom SM-C115 (Also known as Galaxy K Zoom) recently received the XXU1BNF6 Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware update.Samsung started rolling out an OTA update about thefirmware. The latest firmware build version number isC115XXU1BNF6. The Galaxy S5 Zoom recently announced by Samsung with Android 4.4.2 KitKat and already received official firmware update. If you own the device and not yet updated this latest firmware, then update your device using our simple tutorial below. The below guide will help you to download and install the C115XXU1BNF6 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware manually through Odin.
As the Galaxy S5 Zoom C115 already running on Android 4.4.2 KitKat, you can only expect few bug fixes and performance enhancement with this update. So, want to update your Galaxy S5 Zoom C115 to the latest XXU1BNF6 Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware? To install in official way, either you can go for  OTA (over the air) from Settings-About Phone-Software Update  or download firmwarethrough the Samsung Kies utility. However, most of us prefer manual way to update officialfirmware. So, in this article you’ll find step by step manual guide to update the latest Android 4.4.2 XXU1BNF6 firmware on your Galaxy S5 Zoom C115 through Odin.
Important Note:
"The firmware is released only for the Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom SM-C115 model, so don’t try this in any other android device. Check your device model number from Settings-About Phone. Also the tutorial is based on Windows PC. Follow all the pre-requisites, procedures and steps carefully to avoid breaking your phone".
Download C115XXU1BNF6 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Official Firmware
Samsung rolled out the firmware for the following countries. The firmware which are unbranded or not locked to any carrier, no matter of which country or region, can be flashed on any Galaxy S5 Zoom SM-C115 model.

Philippines (Open Line): C115XXU1BNF6_C115OLB1BNF1_XTC.zip
Singapore (StarHub): C115XXU1BNF6_C115OLB1BNF1_STH.zip
Singapore (SingTel): C115XXU1BNF6_C115OLB1BNF1_SIN.zip

[Firmware for rest of the countries and carrier will be update here when available]
Previous Firmware Build:
Check battery percentage, your device should have at least 60% battery power
Turn on USB Debugging mode, go to Settings-Developer Options-USB Debugging
Backup important data and settings to external storage- follow this guide
Install USB driver for your device on your computer- Download Samsung USB Driver
Points to be noted:
If you are using any Custom ROM such as- CyanogenMod, Paranoid Android, AOKP, SLIM ROMs etc, then it’ll replaced by this official Stock ROM
Custom Recovery (CWM or TWRP Recovery) will be replaced by Stock Recovery
After flashing official firmware, your device will no longer belongs to rooted device. However you can root your device any time after flashing the firmware.
All the above pre-requisites are very important and must follow before proceed to installation guide. Hope you get all the above points. Now, go through the below tutorial to install Android 4.4.2 C115XXU1BNF6 official firmware on Galaxy S5 Zoom C115.

How to Install Android 4.4.2 KitKat Official Firmware on Galaxy S5 Zoom C115 through Odin:

Download Android 4.4.2 XXU1BNF6 Firmware for Galaxy S5 Zoom C115 from the above list
Download Odin 3.07
Switch off your phone and boot Galaxy S5 Zoom C115 into Download Mode by pressing and holding the Volume Down+Home+Power buttons (long press until the boot screen appear), now press Volume Up key to proceed to Download Mode.
Extract the downloaded Odin3.07 zip file and run the Odin3 v3.07.exe file as an administrator(Right click on the .exe file and click on Run as administrator)
Now connect your Galaxy S5 Zoom C115 to your computer via USB cable
In Odin3 screen, you should see a COM Port number like “0:[COM7]” at ID:COM section and“Added!” text at the message box. This means your device has been detected by Odin3.
Make sure that, only the “Auto Reboot” and “F. Reset Time” options are checked.
Now, extract the downloaded firmware zip file, you’ll find a firmware file with extension.tar.md5
In Odin screen, click on PDA button and select the firmware file with .tar.md5 extension(The firmware file look something like: C115XXDLJ5_C115ODDDLI7_INU.tar.md5)
Now, click on the Start button to begin the installation process, wait few moments.
Once completed, you would see “PASS!” message in ID:COM port having green background
Your phone should automatically reboot after completion
You can now disconnect your phone from computer
Congrats! you have completed the tutorial to update Android 4.4.2 KitKat official firmware on Galaxy S5 Zoom SM-C115. Hope you successfully done the update process. If you followed everything as mentioned in the above tutorial, then your Galaxy S5 Zoom should now running on the latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat build version XXU1BNF6. You can confirm the firmware update details from Settings-About Phone. If you stuck in any point or find any issue with the downloadlink, then feel free to contact with us using the comment form below.


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