Monday, December 14, 2015

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 5 N920TUVS2COKC OTA Update, Android OS Security Enhancements

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T) has just received another OTA update bumping the build version from N920TUVU2COJ5 to N920TUVS2COKC. This update is still base in Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, and yet it's not the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update that you might have been waiting for. This update will just bring up the monthly Android OS Security Enhancements for this month, and there are no any other features has been added in it. Once you'll received the update, the only thing you'll notice is the "Android security patch level" dated as "2015-12-01" now being shown in the system details (can be viewed in Settings > About device).

Below are the technical details of the update, including the screenshots we took during N920TUVS2COKC OTA delivery. We've received the update at around 5 AM as of the 15th of December 2015.


  • Android OS Security Enhancements

Technical Details:

  • Device: T-Mobile GALAXY Note 5
  • Model number: SM-N920T
  • Android version: 5.1.1 Lollipop
  • Baseband version: N920TUVS2COKC
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-5966591 dpi@SWDD6309 #1 Fri Dec 4 17:20:25 KST 2015
  • Build number: LMY47X.N920TUVS2COKC

This N920TUVS2COKC 5.1.1 update size weighs at approximately 74.49 MB if you are going to update your device via Over-The-Air (OTA). While if you choose to update via Kies or Smart Switch for PC, it is roughly around 1.5 GB.  The roll out starts on November 02, but the delivery of the update usually runs in stages and it may take into several days before it completely released to all T-Mobile Galaxy Note 5 owners.

How to Update the Galaxy Note 5 via Over-The-Air (OTA)

The Over The Air (OTA) update requires you to connect your Galaxy Note 5 to a Wi-Fi network to avoid high data charges. Ensure that your device battery is recharged before performing the software  update.
  • From the device Home screen, simply touch Apps.
  • Touch the Settings (gear icon).
  • Touch the System tab.
  • Touch About device.
  • Touch Software update.
  • Touch Check for updates. It will then prompts you to the new software update.
  • Lastly, touch the Install button, then OK.

Source: T-Mobile Note 5 support page