Last updated on February 1st, 2017 at 11:50 am
Samsung has started rolling out the Marshmallow update for the Samsung Galaxy A3 SM-A310N0. Last time Samsung updated their Galaxy On5 to Marshmallow and today Samsung started rolling the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Samsung Galaxy A3 SM-A310N0. This is an Official Marshmallow firmware Update for Samsung Galaxy A3. The update is over-the-air (OTA) and you will receive it on your Samsung Galaxy A3 running stock anytime soon. To update your Samsung Galaxy A3 to Official Stock Marshmallow ROM, then your phone must be running official STOCK ROM with no rooting. If you still not received the update then you can do the below steps to see if you have the OTA update on your phone. If you can’t wait for the Marshmallow OTA update, then you can update Samsung Galaxy A3 to Marshmallow via ODIN Software. This is a simple method, All you need to do is download the Marshmallow firmware for Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 with Model No SM-A310N0 from below link and follow the steps on How to update to Marshmallow on Samsung Galaxy A3 2016.
Incase if you don’t want to update via ODIN, then If you are Still waiting for the update and you not yet received any notification, then follow the simple step below to see if you have received the update.
To Check for latest Update, Go to Settings -> About Phone -> Software Updates
If you have the update then press download and upgrade the OTA to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. If you didn’t receive and you still want the update, then don’t worry. You can Update Samsung Galaxy A3 to Marshmallow manually by following the below steps. So read the steps carefully to Update Samsung Galaxy A3 to Marshmallow
The update has a file size of 1.62GB that brings Android 6.0 to Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310N0. Android Marshmallow comes with Google Now on Tap, granular app permission management, Nexus Imprint API for the fingerprint sensor, newer UI design, Doze mode, and some other features.
What is in Android 6.0 Marshmallow ?
Android 6.0 Marshmallow was another codename for the new version of Android after Google’s Android 5.0 Lollipop. It was unveiled at Google I/O 2015. This is the eighth major version of the Android operating system. This has a huge incremental and feature on this update. IT brings you a feature which saves a lot of battery on your phone called Doze mode. This feature will keep your phone idle while you don’t use the phone. Marshmallow primarily focuses on improving the overall user experience of Lollipop and introduced unique features like Now On Tap, new permissions architecture, a new power management system, Native Fingerprint support, and other internal changes.
Steps for How to Update Marshmallow on Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310N0
Yes, today i will guide you on How to Update Marshmallow on Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310N0. To Update Samsung Galaxy A3 to Marshmallow, then please follow the steps carefully. Remember this is a Samsung Galaxy A3 Official Stock Marshmallow Firmware. So you should be on a stock firmware before proceeding.
- Remember : This guide is for How to Update Stock Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 with Model No SM-A310N0
- Your device must have 70% Of battery
- You need a Laptop or PC to perform this Action
- You should be using Stock Firmware and not Custom ROM
- Back Up your Data to make sure you have data’s in case if something Wrong (This Process won’t loose your data)
- Make sure you have followed the steps properly. Don’t Skip and Read ! – We are not responsible for any damage that you make to your phone.
DOWNLOAD THE FILES THAT REQUIRED :
- Download and Install the Samsung Kies Software : CLICK HERE or
- Download and Install the Samsung USB Drivers : CLICK HERE
- Download the Stock Firmware OTA Android 6.0 : CLICK HERE
- Download and Extract the ODIN ZIP file on Desktop : CLICK HERE
- If you have downloaded and installed the file from above then you are good to Go – Read from Step 2
- First of all, enable the USB Debugging
- To Enable the USB Debugging you need also active the developer option, Now Go to your Settings -> About Phone -> Now Tap on the Build Number 7-8 Times until you see a toast message “Developer option enabled“
- Once your developer option is active, Go back to your settings -> Open developer option -> Enable USB Debugging
- Open the Extracted ODIN File called ODIN v3.11.1 exe file using the Administrator – Right Click your mouse and Open using Administrator
- Now Reboot your phone into Download Mode
- So First Turn your Phone off -> press and hold Home + Power + Volume Down buttons Until you see a download mode.
- Now Connect your phone to PC using the USB Cables
- When you connect the USB cable you will see a blue sign in Odin
- Now Go back again Odin and Add the firmware which you downloaded from Above by Clicking AP/PDA Button
- Now Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked – Go to Option and see (Let the Auto Reboot and F-Reset Time be ticked)
- Click the start button, sit back and wait few minutes until you see a message pass. Once you see PASS then you can remove your phone from the part. Don’t Panic if you see your phone restarts while updating.
That’s ALL! When you restart your phone, You will have a whole new experience with the update of Samsung Galaxy A3 to Marshmallow update. Enjoy! We have Given the Full guide on How to Update Marshmallow on Samsung Galaxy A3 SM-A310N0