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Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge get Android 5.1.1 Lollipop in India

Samsung has released the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update for Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge users in India, bringing changes in the app drawer, camera and more.
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July 7, 2015
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After releasing the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update for Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge users in several countries including the US and UK, Samsung has released the update to users in India. The details of the firmware update for the Galaxy S6 (model number SM-G920I) and Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G925I) can be seen below:

Galaxy S6 Firmware Details:

  • Model: SM-G920I
  • Version: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
  • Changelist: 5228538
  • Build Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:28:54 +0000
  • Product Code: INS
  • PDA: G920IDVU2COF8
  • CSC: G920IODD2COF8

Galaxy S6 Edge Firmware details:

  • Model: SM-G925I
  • Version: Android 5.1.1
  • Changelist: 5228538
  • Build date: Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:28:39 +0000
  • Product code: INS
  • PDA: G925IDVU2COF8
  • CSC: G925IODD2COF8

The Android 5.1.1 update brings a host of tweaks, including the ability to finally sort apps by alphabetical order in the app drawer. Also on board is exposure control, support for capturing images in RAW format – although Samsung hasn’t yet enabled the feature in the ROM – and multi user support.

[related_videos title=”Galaxy S6 / Edge in Video:” align=”right” type=”custom” videos=”605763,601595,597711,597284,595809,608203″]The update also lets you finally remove S Finder and Quick Connect from the notifications drawer, freeing up space in what can become a crowded notification area. Other notable changes in the update include the ability to enable or disable the wallpaper motion effect, new modes in the camera app and other under the hood tweaks and changes.

Interestingly, we’ve been using the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update on the Galaxy S6 Edge and one thing that hasn’t been fixed yet is Lollipop’s aggressive RAM management. As many people have reported, the RAM management on the Galaxy S6 mean many apps are closed in the background and while there were rumours that this would be fixed in the latest update, it hasn’t as yet.

Have you got the update on your phone? What do you think of it? Noticed anything we’ve missed out? Let us know your thoughts below guys and don’t forget to check out the latest Android Authority Podcast where we answer a user question on the 5.1.1 update.