No doubt the Samsung Galaxy S6 is one of the greatest smartphone ever manufactured by samsung after the widely used and accepted Galaxy S3. In this innovative invention, Samsung shifted from cheap plastic to premium quality material which was a much-needed upgrade.the post is strctly centered on how you can install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Firmware on you T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S6.
If you reside in the US and bought the T-Mobile Galaxy S6, it’s your lucky day. T-Mobile recently released the highly anticipated version of Android 6.0 Marshmallow to Galaxy S6. You want to upgrade to Marshmallow. Well not to worry as this article will provides you detailed guide on how to flash android 6.0 Marshmallow on Galaxy S6. However it is worth noting that Flashing the stock ROM will unroot the device and will fix any software related issues.
Installing Stock firmware on Samsung devices is however easy and simple to do, and of cos pretty safe. meaning if you follow the steps correctly and strictly you shouldn’t have any issues. But then if by one error or the another, PLS we wont be held responsible. By using this method you however agree to take full responsibility!
Things You Need:
- Download and Install Samsung USB drivers or Kies from Here.
- Download and extract Odin Tool from Here.
- Download Marshmallow from Here.
- USB Debugging must be Enabled.
- Your phone should have at least 60% Juice
How To Install Marshmallow Firmware on T-Mobile Galaxy S6.
- Extract and Copy Marshmallow Firmware as it is to Odin Directory. It should have tar.md5 extension.
- Connect Galaxy S6 in Download Mode using the Stock USB cable. In order to do so
- Power off the device. Press and hold Power, Vol Down and Home Button
- You should see a warning screen by now, Press Vol Up to enter the Download Mode.
- Run Odin as Admin
- Wait till the ID:COM turns blue. Your Phone has been connected. If it doesn’t there’s a problem with your driver installation.
- Click on the AP Button on Odin. If you are using an older version of Odin, click PDA button instead.
- Navigate to where you moved the firmware and select the file with tar.md5extension.
Now it may seem like Odin is not responding. That’s totally normal. It’s verifying the Integrity of the firmware so leave it alone for a while.
- Be sure to double check only Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time are selected. It should look something like this:
- Click on the Start button and let the firmware flow. By the way, when it’s done you’ll see Pass.
Your device will reboot automatically.
You have successfully Installed Android 6.0.1 code named Marshmallow.
If following the above steps lead you to a bootloop, don’t worry there’s a fix for that too. So if your device doesn’t start after a maximum time period of 5 minutes continue.