G920FXXS5ERB6 Middle East & Africa Galaxy S6 G920F February 2018 Firmware Updates

Galaxy S6 SM-G920F Official Android 7.0 Nougat firmware updates build version G920FXXS5ERB6. This firmware is officially released for Galaxy S6 (SM-G920F) in Middle East, and African countries.
Device name Galaxy S6
Model number SM-G920F
Android version 7.0 (Nougat)
Android security patch level 1 February 2018
Baseband version G920FXXS5ERB6
Kernel version 3.10.61-10940776
Build number NRD90M.G920FXXS5ERB6





TIPS: Always use the newest and the latest firmware update for your device.
Get the new firmware version: Galaxy S6 SM-G920F Android 7.0 Nougat Firmware
Country/Region Stock Firmware
Middle East (Arabic) (Link)
South Africa (Link)

The stock firmware can only be use to remove root and any modified system images and then restores back the device to its original Android OS.



Read the Full Guide: How to Install Galaxy S6, S6 Edge & S6 edge+ Stock Firmware

Instructions:


  • Grab these tools: Odin3_v3.12 – (download) and USB Driver (download)
  • Back all important data and files stored in phone's memory.
  • Extract or unzip the firmware file you have downloaded so that you’ll get the  “Odin flashable” tarball  firmware  file.
  • Make sure the battery is re-charge or at-least it’s still got around 60% remaining power.
  • Enable the USB debugging mode. Go to Settings > About device > then look for the Build number > tap it for around 7-times until says something like “Congratulations you are now a developer” .  head bacl to the home screen to activate the USB debugging mode. From Home screen > Settings > Developer option, then mark check the box that says USB Debugging Mode.
  • Turn off the “Reactivation Lock”.  Some other Galaxy S6 variant this feature are pre-installed.  To turn it Off just go to Settings > Security > Reactivation Lock and then unmark check the Reactivation lock option. You may need to enter your password on this process.
  • Use the supplied USB data cable of your Galaxy S6.
  • Use Windows PC to this process as this will not work on MAC computers.

Procedure:


  1.  Run Odin on your PC desktop
  2. Boot the Galaxy S6 into Odin download mode.
    Turn it off, once completely shut down  hold down the ‘HOME’ + ‘VOLUME DOWN’ buttons and press the ‘POWER’ button for about 2 seconds until a WARNING! Screen appears. Press the ‘VOLUME UP’ button to continue or enter Download Mode.
  3. Connect the phone to PC via USB. Then make sure you can see as phone “Added” in Odin log box or highlight the COM:ID once the device is detected,
  4. In Odin window, Do Not ever tick ‘RE-Partition’ , just leave the ‘Auto Reboot’ and ‘F. Reset Time’ mark as checked.
  5. Click on Odin’s AP button then browse and load the tarball file.
    G920FXXS5ERB6 _G920FXSG5EQL1  _Home.tar.md5
  6. Click on “Start” to flash the stock firmware
  7. Wait until the flashing successfully finishes, you’ll just see a word ‘PASS’ in Odin.

Perform Factory Data Reset


To obtain a much fluid and fresher firmware, you may  necessarily perform the Full Wipe/Factory Data Reset on your Galaxy S6.
  • Turn off the phone and set it into recovery mode.
  • Press and hold Volume Up, Home and Power buttons.
  • Once in recovery mode, perform full wipe
    Select ‘Wipe Data/Factory Reset’
  • Lastly select ‘Reboot System  Now”  and wait until the phone completely reboot.

This process will also get rid of any lag issues especially if your Galaxy S6 has been rooted and it has loads of modified system images before.
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