Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A gets Android Lollipop Update

Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A I9506 and China Unicom G9006 gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update.

If you own Galaxy S4 I9506 smartphone, formerly the SGS4 LTE-A device or the S4 LTE+ handset then you should be feeling proud of it because it’s now included in the Lollipop update bonanza.


Galaxy S4 LTE-A is powered with Snapdragon 800 processor and joins the Galaxy S4 siblings that have got updated to latest version. The Galaxy S4 GP edition, original Galaxy S4 and Note 3 as well.

The update is been rolled out via Over the Air download and sized over 1.2 GB. That’s pretty big. It been released for unlocked handset in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Vodafone owners in Germany, Czech Republic. The China Unicom bases G9006 is also seeding this update.

It brings Android 5.0.1 with build number I9506XXUDOA6. Although this update is available via OTA, you can flash it manually. It’s been rolled out in phase manner.

So what new features are expected? You will definitely have the material design once when you are updated and whole new lockscreen, notification panel and other normal Lollipop features. There is no changelog been provided for this Galaxy S4 LTE-A update.