Galaxy A7 is a mid-range handset offered by Samsung. Now Samsung has released the update of Android Operating System of version 5.0.2 for Galaxy A7. It is being confirmed by the Samsung itself that the new update will be available for those handsets that were sold in the markets of Russia especially by the seller Kies PC companion suite. The OS will be updated to Android 5.0.2 with the build number of A700FDXXU1BOE6.
Samsung is expected to make a n OTA which means Over The Air update. The entire process will be started within a few days. The new update is expected to bring out certain changes in the existing Operating system. Also it is being confirmed that certain application will added, while some will be replaced and certain others will be removed from the pack.
Changes made in the new Update
The new updates have introduced a new design language. Also certain changes are made over the material design. The User Interface has been made user interactive for enhanced performance and for customer satisfaction. Animation Graphics also have been improved in the updated OS. Update replaced the older Dalvik with ART. This is expected to accomplish perfection in the performance of the handset. This change also resulted in the improved performance of the battery of the device.
Certain features are added to is User Interface, TouchWiz. The update also resulted in the enhancement of interface. It has also added new lock-screen notification. It also resulted in the re-addition of microSD memory card access for 3rd party applications in the handset. This will ensure that the internal storage of the device is well managed and saved. It also added a new do not disturb mode and also added with an option to set up notification priority.
Steps to Install Android 5.0.2 Update
Connect your handset to your Laptop or Desktop with the help of USB data cable. Before connecting the gadget, make sure that the Laptop or desktop has been already installed with Kies software. After the handset got detected by your PC, tap on the phone image. On opening the option you will see memory capacity and to the bottom of that section you will find ‘Firmware Information’. There you may find ‘new firmware is available’ and then select ‘Firmware Upgrade’. Then you may be asked to save the file and will be advised to take back up the files stored in handset to PC. After that the download starts.
After downloading the update, the next thing that you have to do is to install the software. After installing the update, the device will go for a restart. Then you have to eject the handset from the PC and then reconnect the device to double check, whether the update has been installed correctly. Users of A7 can check whether they can download the update by checking OTA manually, by clicking on ‘Settings’>>’About Phone’>>’System Update’>>”Check Now’.