Samsung Galaxy S6 Update: NobleROM Based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Now Available
A custom Android firmware for Samsung Galaxy S6 has been released. This allows the users to experience the latest goodies brought by Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
A post on Team Android revealed that NobleROM is now available for Samsung Galaxy S6. Specifically, the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop custom ROM is compatible with Galaxy S6 units bearing the model number SM-G920F.
For Samsung Galaxy S6 owners to check their handset's model number, they can simply head to Menu and tap Settings. Afterward, look for Model Number option.
The official Android 5.1.1 Lollipop is already available for Samsung Galaxy S6 update, according to GSM Arena. However, the NobleROM released for the phone allows adventurous users to experience other perks not available on the official update.
For instance, Team Android's report noted that Android 5.1.1 Lollipop NobleROM firmware brings in exclusive features found on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. Those who will install the custom update can also expect a smooth and fast ROM performance.
To ascertain a smooth installation process, there are some tools and requirements that should be satisfied first. One, the battery level of the Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920F needs to be at least 80 percent before flashing the ROM to prevent any power interruptions.
Another essential requirement is a custom recovery tool that will be used to flash a custom ROM on the device and create backup of files and settings stored on the device. Experts recommend the use of ClockWorkMod or TeamWin Recovery Project recovery tool for this.
For the complete guide on how to install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update via NobleROM on Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920F, visit the Team Android post cited above. The post also warned Galaxy S6 users that installing a custom ROM will automatically void any product warranties available for the device.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 has a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display touchscreen with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels. With a pixel density of 577 ppi, the display screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
As for its hardware specs, Samsung Galaxy S6 is powered by Exynos 7420 chipset paired with 3 GB of RAM. 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB variants for the smartphone are available.
For a thorough review of Samsung Galaxy S6, watch this video posted by Android Authority on its official Youtube account:
Regularly check back on this site for more news about Android firmware update releases for smartphones available in the market.
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