17 May 2015

Update Samsung Galaxy Core Prime SM-G360F to android lollipop with official firmware

Now you can update samsung galaxy core prime SM-G360F to android lollipop with official firmware.Samsung galaxy core prime is a midrange device from samsung with snapdragon 410 quadcore chipset clocked at 1.2 ghz along with 1gb of ram.There is 8gb on board storage with microsd card slot expandable upto 64gb. Primary camera on this device is a 5mp sensor which can shoot upto 720p while the secondary camera is 2mp which is decent enough for selfies.Finally it is powered by a 2000mah battery.

It is initially released with android kitkat on board and samsung promised to update it to android lollipop and samsung finally rolling out the update.If you don't want to wait for it you can do it manually by flashing firmware.If you don't know how to do it then don't worry in this post we will help you to update your samsung galaxy core prime SM-G360F to android lollipop.

This lollipop update for samsung galaxy core prime is specific to device with model number SM-G360 so its better to confirm your model number first.Go to settings and then to about device and you will your device model number and verify if it is as stated above.As of now update is being rolled in some countries only and we have firmwares of Poland,Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Update samsung galaxy core prime SM-G360F to lollipop:

Update Samsung Galaxy Core Prime SM-G360F to android lollipop

Prerequisites:

  1. Download odin and install it.
  2. Download required firmware and extract it on your desktop.Download firmware for Poland, download firmware for Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  3. Backup all your data as this might erase all your data including images,videos,apps etc.
  4. Charge your device at least 80% so that flashing process goes without any interruptions.

Flash firmware using odin:
  1.  Download  latest odin and place it on desktop.
  2. Now download required firmware files and extract it.
  3. Power off  device completely and wait for few seconds.
  4. Now put it in download mode by holding volume down,home key and power button simultaneously.Once it enters download mode using volume keys to navigate and press on continue.
    Update Samsung Galaxy Core Prime SM-G360F to android lollipop
  5. Now your device is ready to  grab the files through odin.
  6. Open odin on your desktop or computer.
    Update Samsung Galaxy Core Prime SM-G360F to android lollipop
  7. Connect it to  computer through usb cable.
  8. Once connected you will notice a blue tab in odin with message added.
    Update   Galaxy Core Prime SM-G360F to android lollipop
  9. Now click on pda and navigate to  file which you have extracted before and select tar.md5 file.
    Update Prime SM-G360F to android lollipop unroot
  10. Make sure you tick auto reboot and  reset time and leave rest of them untick.
  11. Now click on start and wait till the flashing is completed.
  12. Once the flashing is done you will see a green tab with message pass and device should reboot automatically.
    Update Galaxy Core Prime SM-G360F to android lollipop
  13. Once the device reboots you will be grated with latest lollipop user interface to setup.
Final words on updating galaxy core to lollipop:
By following above procedure you will be able to flash lollipop firmware on samsung galaxy core prime sm-g360F.If you experience bootloop then you have to a hard reset.Press and hold power button for about 15 seconds to power off it completely or simple remove battery and wait for few seconds and place it again.Press power button along with volume up and home button and when you see bootloader screen release button.Using volume up and down for navigation you can factory reset the device and reboot it once done.
Since firmware is for sm-g360f it should work irrespective of country so if you don't belong to any one of the country stated above you can still flash firmware without loosing warranty and if you have rooted then it would unroot the device also.
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