N920CXXU2APA2 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Firmware for Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C

Galaxy Note5 SM-N920C Stock Firmware Build version N920CXXU2APA2.

Tips: You may always use the most latest firmware update as it includes but not limited to new or enhanced features, device security enhancements. It  may also includes some improvements to data connectivity, audio, screen display quality, camera, and other system enhancements.

Technical Details of Build version N920CXXU2APA2

DeviceGALAXY Note 5
Model numberSM-N920C
Android version5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Baseband versionN920CXXU2APA2
Kernel version3.10.61-6268364
Build numberLMY47X.N920CXXU2APA2
Build date19 January 2016

Check The Most Latest  Firmware version Here: Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C Stock Firmware

This Stock firmware can only be use to restore the Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C to its original Android operating system if it has been modified in unauthorized way and it will no longer receives an OTA updates.

Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Stock Firmware build N920CXXU2APA2

Country/CarrierStock Firmware
South Africa - (Vodafone)XFV_N920CXXU2APA2

How to Use the Stock Firmware?

Stock firmware can be only be used to Unroot the Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920C) if the device has been rooted and no longer receives any Software update that has officially released by Samsung itself. It can also be used to restore the Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920C) from any modified, unofficial firmware builds and return it back to the official or stock firmware. Stock firmware can also fix the device if it suffered from soft-bricks such as boot loop, stuck at Samsung logo if one have just messed up from any modification attempt such as rooting, installing custom recoveries and any custom firmware build.

Important Note:

Only use this stock firmware on Galaxy Note 5 with specific model number SM-N920C. Always use the newest stock firmware which is taken from the officially released OTA updates. You may check our Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C stock firmware page to get the latest one. Stock firmware cannot be used to downgrade the Galaxy Note 5. Do not install this particular stock firmware build on top on any latest software update on Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920C) as it may not work if the new update has a secured bootloader in it.

What you’ll need to do before using the Stock firmware?

Prepare the following necessary things to keep the device as safe as possible before proceeding.
  • Recharge the device before flashing the stock firmware.
  • Ensure to back up all important data stored in the device memory, to avoid data loss if something might go wrong during the firmware flashing process.
  • Turn ON the USB debugging mode in Settings > Developer option > USB debugging.
  • Turn ON the OEM unlocking in Settings > Developer option > OEM Unlocking. This can only be found if its already enabled on your device but some other Galaxy Note5 models doesn’t have this option.
  • Ensure that you installed the USB driver.
  • Extract or “unzipped” the downloaded stock firmware.
  • Use PC as this process will not work on Mac.
  • A USB data cable to connect your Galaxy Note 5 into your computer.

How to Flash a Stock Firmware?

1. Grab these tools:
– USB driver or grab Smart Switch

2. Reboot your Galaxy Note5 into download mode by pressing the Volume down, Homeand Power/Lock buttons at the same time. Then press Volume up to continue.

3. Connect your Galaxy Note 5 to the computer using the USB data cable.

4. Load the stock firmware under Odin’s AP button. Click the AP button then select the firmware file.

5. Wait a couple of minutes as Odin will check the consistency of the file.

6. Click the “START” button to begin flashing.

7. Wait until the flashing completes. You will see a word PASS! when it’s done.

8. Allow the device to reboot, it may take a longer period of time to initialize and depend on each firmware build.