The Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is one of Android devices that get Marshmallow update. In order to understand how to successfully install the new official Marshmallow firmware on your device, keep reading this device. Samsung will release the new firmware comes OTA gradually so the Update for Marshmallow for Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4G will not arrive on the device at the same time as other devices. If you don’t want to wait for the files to arrive to your device, you can update manually by flashing the firmware file into the phone using the Odin tool.
Here what you need to do prior starting the installation process. Only for the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime devices with certain model number may use this update. So, don’t try it to update other devices as it may damage or brick your devices. Make sure you have the Samsung USB Drivers installed on your computer to allow the Odin tool on your computer to detect and update you device. Make sure the USB Debugging on your device is enabled. Make sure you have fully charged your phone’s battery. All damages and errors occur after installing Update for Marshmallow for Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4G is at your own risk.
First download the new Android firmware zip file from the download page and then extract it into your computer. Now download and extract the latest Odin tool file. Turn off the device. Press the Volume Down and Power keys simultaneously to boot into the recovery mode. Run Odin tool on your computer. Use the USB data cable to connect the phone to your PC. The Odin tool should recognize your device. If not, try reinstalling the Samsung USB Drivers.
In Odin menu, switch off the repartitions option. Press the AP icon to browse for the firmware file in your computer and load it into Odin tool. Press the START key to begin updating process. Wait until all the new files are installed into your device and don’t press any keys. Once the update process is finish, start your device in normal mode. Disconnect the device from computer when your phone’s screen displays optimized apps. The Update for Marshmallow for Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4G has been installed successfully when the Odin tool displays the PASS notification. If you stuck bootloop, then you will need to perform factory reset on your device.