Download Rogers, Bell, Telus Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915W8 original stock firmware. These firmware files are for Android ninjas, developers, and advanced users. These are all full factory firmware files, it’s all untouched, unmodified and remained as official as it was. So you can rest assured that once you flashed one of these original firmware packages it will not knock down the KNOX counter of your device. It was all directly pulled from OTA updates and are all flashable firmware packaged that can be loaded onto Odin.
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915W8 Firmware – Canada Variants
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Firmware Updates
|Version||Android version||Release date||Stock firmware|
|N915W8VLS1CPK1||6.0.1||December 4, 2016|
|N915W8VLU1CPE2||6.0.1||May 24, 2016|
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and Android 4.1.1 KitKAT Firmware Updates
|Build version||Android version||Release Date||Stock Firmware|
|N915W8VLU1BOK2||5.1.1 Lollipop||2016 January|
|N915W8VLU0ANL5||4.4.4 KitKat||2014 December||n/a|
Important Note: These stock firmware packages are exclusively for Canadian Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915W8 only. Noting that each firmware build version starts with “N915W8” which actually should match to the phone’s model number. Do not ever try use these firmware files in case you don’t really exactly knows where and how to use it. Use of these firmware files is entirely at your own risk! The list might be incomplete. If you couldn’t find what you’re looking for, then you are welcome to find it somewhere else. I’ve just put all up all together in one single page, as these files are very useful to fix the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 SM-N915W8 phone if somehow one have messed-up from rooting and installing a modified firmware.
How to use the stock firmware?
· Fix a bricked phone either soft bricked or hard bricked but depends on phone status as long as the phone can reboot into download mode.
· 100% completely removed root as it cleans and wipes out any modification inside the system tray.
· Restore back the phone from custom ROM to official firmware.
· Manually upgrades from 4.4.4 to 5.0.1 updates.
· Manually pull and dump system files such as Apps, Kernel, Boot image, Stock Recovery, CSC, Modem, Radio Interface Layer (RIL) etc. (Developers method)
Tools for flashing stock firmware
|Odin3_v3.10.6 or Odin3_v3.10.7|
How to Unroot and Restore Back the Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915W8 to 100% Full Stock Firmware
Install the USB driver
This process cannot be done unless your Galaxy Note Edge is recognized by the computer. So make sure to install the USB driver first.
Unzip the firmware file
Decompress the firmware file by using Winzip, 7zip, Winrar.
Run and Configure Odin
Run Odin downloader Odin3_v3.10.7 on your PC desktop. Watch out the check-boxes options on the right top of Odin, ensure that the “RE-PARTITION” is unchecked, only the “AUTO-REBOOT” and “F.RESET TIME” checkboxes are both remained checked.
Reboot your Galaxy Note Edge N915W8 into Download Mode
To reboot the Galaxy Note Edge into download mode, you need to turn the power off first. Once it is completely turned off, just press and hold the Volume Down, Home and the Power/Lock button simultaneously. It should then prompt you into a warning screen and asking you to press volume up if you want to continue or volume down to cancel, just simply press volume up to get into download mode. The download mode then displays an Android robot and say’s “Downloading.. Do not turn off target!!”
Connect your Galaxy Note Edge into your Computer
As soon as you reboot the phone in download mode, simply connect the phone to your PC or laptop USB. In Odin window – the ID:COM box will turn to blue color and indicates the COM port number and a word “Added” on a log box will prompt you that the device is already detected or recognized by Odin.
Load the Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915W8 Stock Firmware package
The stock ROM packs in a single .tar.md5 file only. You just need to simply click on the AP button, then browse to the folder where the file you have previously extracted and then select and load it. Like for example on 5.0.1 firmware, it may read like this; “N915W8VLU0ANL5_N915W8OYA0ANL5_HOME.tar.md5″
Start Installing the Stock Firmware
Once all set and ready, fire-up the “START” button in Odin to begin flashing the stock ROM. Do not ever interrupt the phone while already in flashing progress, like disconnecting the cable or turning off the device. Just wait until it completely finishes.
Wait until Odin shows PASS!!
When the Stock ROM installation successfully completes, you will then see a word “PASS” in Odin. That simply indicates that the flashing was finished, and on the log box it says “All threads completed. (succeed 1 / failed 0)”. The phone will just then automatically reboot, then it’s about time to disconnect it from your computer. Confirm if you successfully installed the stock firmware by going into Apps > Settings > About device.