New reports reveal that Samsung Galaxy S5 and several other devices are currently receiving an August security patch. According to reports, Samsung is rolling out an August security patch for the three-year-old phone, and a few other devices. Also, the security update will be completely rolled out sooner rather than later. It is reported by Samsung Galaxy S5 that the developer has already started rolling out the new update to its Galaxy S5 device. However, The report added that the August security patch arrives as version G900FXXS1CQH1. The memory weight of the new update is about 75MB.
In addition, reports have it that the update for Samsung Galaxy S5 is already hitting units of the device in Europe. The security patch is accompanied by Android security and other fixes for the month of August. Meanwhile, it is reported that the developer is also rolling out the new security patch for AT&T’s Galaxy S6 smartphones series.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Key features
Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE; quad-band 3G and HSPA; LTE 5.1″ 16M-color 1080p Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen; Adobe RGB mode, Android OS v4.4 KitKat with TouchWiz UI. Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 CPU, Adreno 330 GPU; Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset.16 MP ISOCELL camera with phase-detect autofocus, 1/2.6″ 16:9 sensor and LED flash 2160p video recording @ 30fps, 1080p @ 60fps, 720p @ 120fps. 2 MP front-facing camera, 1080p video recorder, 2GB of RAM, Download booster GPS and A-GPS, GLONASS.
In addition, the Samsung Galaxy S5 has Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct along with DLNA, microSD card slot and 16GB/32GB of built-in storage. Water and dust resistance alongside fingerprint scanner and PayPay payment support method. NFC and v4.0 Bluetooth with IR port report control. Ample 2,800mAh battery, Standard 3.5 mm audio jack. Smart stay, Smart pause gestures and micro USB 3.0 port with USB host. Accelerometer with a proximity sensor, heart-rate monitor and noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
However, the Samsung Galaxy S5 update arrives as G890AUCS6DQH1, G925AUCS6EQH1, G920AUCS6EQH1, and G928AUCS4EQH1 for the S6 active, S6 edge, S6, and S6 edge+, respectively. it also arrives as version N6F27I for the Nexus 6 units on AT&T. Users who are yet to receive the update on their devices are advised to be patient as the rollout is still ongoing. The August security may completely roll out in the coming days.