How to update Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge T-Mobile SM-N915T

note-edgeSamsung has just recently rolled the new official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS for the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge T-Mobile SM-N915T Smartphone users. So if you are a Note Edge T-Mobile user, then you can flash this new firmware to your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge handset right now. Soon you will get the update notification (being this an OTA update) on your smartphone. Then you can download the firmware, launch it on your device and can follow the instructions appearing on your screen to flash it to your handset. You also can manually check availability of the firmware on your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge T-Mobile SM-N915T by going through Settings>About Device>Software Update.

But if you are not patient enough to wait still the OTA hits your Samsung Note Edge, then you can follow the manual update method. Flashing the new Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow N915TUBS2DPJ1 firmware on your Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T using the manual method will be little tricky, but not difficult. But if you are a newbie, then you must properly read and understand the step-by-step guide properly before initiating the update. Remember we at Techgipsy will never remain responsible for any sort of brick or damage of your Smartphone device, if it experiences any during the update process. So don’t proceed if you know not what you do.

You are recommended to use WiFi while downloading the update. Else it might use much mobile data. Apart, double check the Name and model of your Smartphone before starting the update since this guide is meant only for the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T and hence should not be implemented in any other devices. Else it might brick your device or create bugs in it. Now let’s take a look on the pre-requirements.

Pr-requisites

  • All important data and files of your Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T should be provided a good back-up before this update since the update will erase your important data.
  • A computer and original USB cable should be kept ready for use.
  • Your PC must be pre-loaded with Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T drivers, as the driver will connect your Smartphone to your PC easily. If not installed, then first download the drivers from the official site of Samsung.
  • The USB debugging option should be enabled by following the steps Menu > Settings > Applications.
  • To ensure if your USB debugging is enabled, navigate and tap on Developer Options. Don’t forget to disable the USB Debugging option post update.
  • Most importantly keep your phone battery fully charged. If it is not fully charged, at least maintain a minimum of 70% power back up before starting the update.

Steps to Update

  • First of all download the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow N915TUBS2DPJ1.zip file for your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T and extract it on the desktop of your PC. Now download Odin_v3.09.zip.
  • Then boot your Samsung Note Edge into download mode by first turning off the phone and then pressing its Volume Down button, Home Button and Power Button together. Press Volume Up Button again after a warning message appears on your screen, to put your handset into download mode.
  • Then connect your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T to the PC via USB cable.
  • The button-left corner of Odin will display a message after the connection of the Smartphone device to your PC is successful.
  • Now launch Odin on your PC, click on “AP/PDA” in Odin and choose the “.tar.md5″ file from the extracted official lollipop folder. Make sure that re-partition option is unchecked.
  • Next select the “Auto-reboot” option in Odin and press the “Start” button. The update process will take around 4-5 minutes. Wait still your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T restarts.

Also see: How to Update Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920I to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Fantastic!! You are now all done. It’s time to detect the changes that your device underwent post update. So start browsing your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915T Smartphone and let’s know about the changes. If faced any problems in the update process, feel free to ping us back in the comment section. We shall try to find out some solution for you. For further tech news, android updates and rooting, keep visiting TechGipsy.

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