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How To Update Galaxy Note 5 N920C to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Good news for Note 5 N920C users because Samsung has officially announced the latest update Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. This latest Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update comes with build ID N920CXXU3BPJ9 which brings the new security patch that so avoid any sort of issues along with bug fixes. This most recent update carries tons of new features and enhancements such as changes in the notification panel, status bar and much more. By following this step by step guide, you can easily update your Samsung Galaxy Note 5 N920C to XXU3BPJ9 Official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

We always recommend keeping your Android phone always updated to the latest official Android OS version. Samsung has rolled out an update in stages; thus not all users may get this update at the same time. If the update has not reached to your region then still you can install it manually using Odin app. Odin is developed to flash official firmware on Samsung devices. If you are

Odin is specially developed for Samsung phones to flash the official firmware. If you are an advanced user, then you can easily update your Samsung device. Interested in upgrading your Samsung Galaxy Note 5 N920C to Official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow? Go ahead and follow the given guide.

How To Update Galaxy Note 5 N920C to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow 1

Model SM-N920C
Model name Galaxy Note5
Country Russia
Version Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Changelist 9407408
Build date Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:12:48 +0000
Security Patch Level 2016-10-01
Product code SER


This guide containing the Official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C models. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the version of your device by navigating to Settings > About Phone, the model number of your device must be SM-N920C.


AndroidBlog will not be held liable for any kind of damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C during or after the installation of Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. Proceed at your own risk.


  • Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy Note 5, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
  • Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy Note 5  SM-N920C USB Drivers on the PC.
  • Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy Note 5 by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
  • If you have a custom ROM installed on the phone, then after installing this stock update, it will be lost.
  • The custom recovery will be replaced by the stock version.
  • If the Galaxy Note 5 will no longer belong to a rooted version once the stock firmware is installed.
  • Check the battery level of your Galaxy Note 5, it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.

Required Files:

Steps To Update Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920C to XXU3BPJ9 Android 6.0.1 Firmware:

Step No 1: – First, download Android 6.0.1 N920CXXU3BPJ9 and Odin v3.10.7 for Galaxy Note 5 on the desktop of your PC and extract the .zip files to get tar.md5 file. Do not further extract .md5 file.

Step No 2: – Now, extract the archived contents to get the N920CXXU3BPJ9 tar.md5 update file. Don’t extract the tar.md5 firmware update file.

Step No 3: – Turn OFF your Galaxy Note 5 to boot into Download Mode.

Step No 4: – Turn the device ON by pressing and holding the Volume Down + Home keys at the same time and then press the Power button till the construction Android robot and a triangle appear. Now press Power button once again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.

Step No 5: – Launch Odin tool on your PC as an Administrator and plug your phone to your PC while your phone is in the Download Mode.

Step No 6: – One of the ID: COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number once the phone is connected successfully.

Step No 7: – Select the firmware files that you want to flash on your Galaxy Note 5. (Already extracted in Step No 1)

Click on ‘AP’ and select file with ‘AP’ in its name.

Click on ‘CP’ and select file with ‘MODEM’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘CSC’ and select file with ‘CSC’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘PIT’ and select the .pit file. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘BL’ and select file with ‘BL’ in it’s name. Ignore if there is no such file.

Step No 8: – In Odin, make sure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are ticked, but the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.

9: – Click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the installation process. It will take a few minutes to complete.

Step No 10: – Once the installation process is successfully finished, the Galaxy Note 5 will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.

Done! You have successfully updated Samsung Galaxy Note 5 to XXU3BPJ9 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow official firmware update.

Bhatti Junaid

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