AT&T Galaxy S6 Active SM-G890A Official Android 5.1.1 Update, Release build G890AUCU3BOJE

Those who owns AT&T Galaxy S6 Active (SM-G890) which the rugged version of the regular Galaxy S6, you folks are lucky enough to get the official Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update. Samsung and AT&T has just officially released the update build G890AUCU3BOJE to which will not just upgrade the device OS to  Android 5.1.1, but also added with bunch of new features like the AT&T Video Calling, Android for Work, and Advanced Messaging.  Adding to that is the Samsung Pay mobile payment support.

The said update is officially pushed in stages via Over-The-Air (OTA) Update. Fortunately, those who even got the unlocked version will also be able to get the update via Smart Switch for PC as we speak. Samsung has already made an announcements  two days earlier, but however the update has only to be seen earlier today and was also officially announced by AT&T itself.

Effective November 20, 2015, AT&T will release a software update for the Samsung Galaxy S 6 active (SM-G890A). This update will be made available to customers via Firmware Over The Air (FOTA). A Wi-Fi connection is required for the update.


Here are the details of the new Android 5.1.1 update build G890AUCU3BOJE:
  • Device: AT&T Galaxy S6 Active SM-G890A
  • Android version: 5.1.1
  • Baseband version: G890AUCU3BOJE
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-6145392 dpi@SWCH3906#1
  • Build number: LMY47X.G890AUCU3BOJE

Software update includes:
  • AT&T Video Calling
  • Advanced Messaging
  • OS Update to 5.1.1
  • Android for Work
  • Samsung Pay (PIN only)
  • Gear Manager preload

The update file size is at around 719MB to download, so make sure to make some extra memory space, and so you can install the update at once when the notification message appears. And one more thing, also ensure that your device has not been rooted so you can upgrade your phone without any hiccups.

Source: Samsung and AT&T Galaxy S6 Active support pages [1] [2]