It seems that the Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 devices that are connected to the Bell network carrier are ready to receive the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update in October. This was also confirmed by Bell Support on its twitter account, which made a lot of people very happy.
We remind you that since July, the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop was made available for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 devices, but only for devices that are connected to other carriers.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was released in October 2014, along with the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. The device has a 5.7-inch display that supports a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels at 515ppi. The Galaxy Note 4 was released with Android 4.4.4 KitKat out of the box.
In concordance with BGR, the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop comes with many new changes and fixes. The new update received a new material design, as well as fixes for some major bugs, such as the StageFright.
You can manually check and see if the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update is available for your device by going to Settings->About Phone->System Update->Check for updates. You should be connected to a Wi-Fi network and have at least 70-80% battery left on your device.
Samsung Galaxy S4 new Android 5.1.1 Lollipop via a custom ROM
There is a new custom ROM for Galaxy S4 that comes with new features and improvements. This way, you will be able to install the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update on your Galaxy S4 device before the official release.
This custom ROM is developed by Team Radium and it was made by using the Cyanogen Mod.
Here are the features that this custom ROM comes with:
– New Settings Menu
– Custom Battery Status Style
– New Animations
– Gesture anywhere
– Security patches
– Ability to enable and disable the floating action button
– Performance improvements and more.
We remind you that the device will need to be rooted or else you will not be able to install this custom ROM on it, plus you will need to make sure that the Galaxy S4 has at least 70% battery left.
Installing Android 5.1.1 Lollipop via Cyanogen Mod Custom ROM On Your Galaxy S4
First of all, you will need to download the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop custom ROM and Google Apps zip files from the internet on your computer. After that, connect your Galaxy S4 to your computer via an USB cable and copy the zip files to the root directory of the microSD card that’s attached to your mobile device.
HINT: Make sure that you make a backup of all the important stuff from your device to avoid losing it.
Disconnect the Galaxy S4 from your computer and reboot it in Recovery mode. Once you are in Recovery Mode, tap on the “Install zip from SD card” and select the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop custom ROM zip file. When the installation of the custom ROM is complete, do the same with the Google Apps zip file. Once the installation of Google Apps is complete, restart the Galaxy S4 and you will notice that your device runs on the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop custom ROM.
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