Install the G925FXXU2COH2 5.1.1 update build manually on Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G925F). The G925FXXU2COH2 is released in select countries so far, but for those advanced users who might not want to be left behind, you can grab the stock firmware itself.
The G925FXXU2COH2 is first the Android 5.1.1 update that features the Edge Apps which technically taken from the recently released Galaxy S6 Edge+ (plus). Some other features like the Live Broadcast, new icons
Details of G925FXXU2COH2 5.1.1 Update:
How to manually install the G925FXXU2COH2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G925F)
Note: This stock firmware is compatible for all Europe Samsung Galaxy S6 edge with the specification model number “SM-G925F″ version only.
Stock Firmware: You can directly flash this on top of previous build like G925FXXU2BOFJ, G925FXXU2BOGA and G925FXXU2BOGB firmware.
United kingdom – BTU-G925FXXU2COH2
Germany – DBT-G925FXXU2COH2
Italy – ITV-G925FXXU2COH2
Spain – PHE-G925FXXU2COH2
France – XEF-G925FXXU2COH2
France (Bouygues) – BOG-G925FXXU2COH2
Netherlands – PHN-G925FXXU2COH2
Luxembourg – LUX-G925FXXU2COH2
Italy (3) -HUI-G925FXXU2COH2
Austria (3)– DRE-G925FXXU2COH2
– Use a PC with a perfectly working USB serial port.
– Use the supplied USB data cable for your Galaxy S6.
– Make sure that your Galaxy S6 Edge battery is fully recharge.
– Back up all important files stored from your phone’s internal memory – contacts, messages, etc. Use Samsung Smart Switch for PC to back up and restore your files. .
– Enable USB debugging from your phone’s settings. Go to Settings > Applications > Development, and tick the box that says ‘Enable USB Debugging’.
– Perform a factory reset if you have a lot of 3rd party applications installed from your phone, this is useful to gain a smooth flashing. (Just make sure that you already back up all your important files before resetting your device.
Run and Configure Odin3_v3.10.6
Run Odin downloader on your computer’s desktop. Watch out the check-boxes options on the right top of Odin, ensure that the ‘RE-PARTITION’ , the ‘AUTO-REBOOT and ‘F.RESET TIME’ remains unmarked. This will make sure that you can factory reset the phone right after the stock firmware flashing has made.
Flash the G925FXXU2BOGB / BOGA / BOFJ Stock Firmware
This is only to be made if the device is not technically running with its default CSC to eeach specific country and / or network provider. But if the phone already has the correct CSC, then you can directly flash the G925FXXU2COH2 stock firmware.
Now, click on the AP button, then select and load the tar file that you have previously extracted. Here’s how Odin should look like.The “G925FXXU2BOGB_G925FOXA2BOGB_HOME.tar.md5″ should be loaded on the AP button.
Once the BOGB is installed, you may try to update via OTA.
Reboot the Galaxy S6 edge into Download Mode
To set your Galaxy S6 Edge into download mode, just simply switch it off then gently press and hold the “POWER, VOLUME DOWN and HOME” buttons simultaneously. You’ll be then prompted in a warning screen to continue or cancel.
Once the phone screen shows in downloading mode, connect your phone to the PC with the USB cable. You’ll then notice the upper box in Odin that turns in yellow color., it also indicates the COM:ID where the device is being detected and a word “added!!’ on the log box. If somehow those things never showed up, check out the USB cable connection, read again from the top of this post.
Once all set and ready hit he “START” button to begin flashing.
Do not touch anything that might interrupt the process to avoid any fatal errors or failures, it may ruin your device if any interruption occurs while already in flashing status.
Now once the flashing successfully completes, as you’ll also see Odin display “PASS”once it finishes. Now reboot the phone in recovery mode.
Perform the Factory Data reset in Recovery
Press and hold the Volume Up, Home and Power button. Use the volume keys to select up and down and power or home key to select the option.
1. Select Wipe Data/Factory Reset
2. Next select the Wipe Cache Partition
3. Lastly select Reboot System Now.
Once the your phone now settled with XEU CSC, you may then flash once again the G925FXXU2COH2 stock firmware. You may also check and be able to update to G925FXXU2COH2 via OTA or using Smart Switch manually. As long you have flashed the XEU stock firmware. However, if the device couldn’t see the update, then you must flash the COH2 stock firmware.
Flash the G925FXXU2COH2 Stock Firmware
Next flash the G920FXXU2COH2 stock firmware using the same process above. Again, don;t change the Odin’s configuration. Just directly load the (G925FXXU2COH2_G925FOXA2COH2_Home.tar) under the AP slot.
Once the G925FXXU2COH2 flashing is made, perform the factory data reset to wipe the data cache, then reboot the phone.
That’s it! Your Samsung Galaxy S6 edge should now runs in Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with build version G925FXXU2COH2.