It seems that the roll out of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OTA update for the Galaxy S5 has already started, while the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is now receiving the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update. In concordance with GSMArena, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge devices will also receive soon the Android Marshmallow update.
In order to check if there is an update available for your Android device, you will need to go to your handset’s Settings->About Phone->System Update.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 owners from India are already receiving the Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 update on their handsets. This patch brings the March Android Security update, which makes sure that the users will have an improved and safe experience. However, keep in mind that the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update has about 1.2GB in size, which means that the users should connect to a Wi-Fi network before they start downloading this major patch.
The Android Marshmallow is also expected to be released for the Sony Xperia Z series sometime before the end of the month. The same update is also rolling out to the HTC One M8 and HTC One M9 devices that are connected to the following carriers: Verizon, US Cellular, Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile. Some of the HTC Desire series devices, such as the HTC Desire 816, have already received the Android Marshmallow firmware.
The latest Android Marshmallow version comes with a feature that will allow your device to treat the internal memory space and the external SD card as the same entity. With other words, from now on, you will be able to install big applications and games on your microSD card, making sure that you never run out of space.
The Android Pay that the Android Marshmallow allows the users to make online payments more securely than before. This feature is also using a pseudo account number to make online transactions, which is highly improving the security of the online payment.