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How to Update Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow J510GNDXU1APJ1 Firmware

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Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN is one of the feature-centered Smartphone devices in the Galaxy segment. Latest reports convey that the Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN is lately receiving the new official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS. The firmware is dubbed as Marshmallow J510GNDXU1APJ1 and has gone on floor in Malaysia, Philippines (Open Lines & Globe), & Malaysia. The Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN Users who are interested to flash this firmware on their handset right now can follow the below mentioned steps-by-step manual guide.

But if you don’t have any issues to wait still the official firmware hits your device, then you can wait. Once the firmware hits the notification panel of your Smartphone, you can easily update your device by following the steps Settings->about phone->software update. But before that you need to meet some requirements that are essential for safe update your device. Take a quick look on the steps here.


Make sure to double check the Name and model number of your Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN Smartphone before starting the installation since it’s only meant for the said handset with the said model number. Using the process with other devices might brick your Smartphone or might create bugs in it. Make sure that BlogZamana will never remain responsible for any sort of issues like Bugs, Brick of device or Dead SD Card, if your handset experiences any during the installation process. What you do is on your own risk.


  • One Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN Smartphone.
  • Original Data Cable
  • One PC pre-loaded with Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN drivers. Else at first download and install the drivers on your PC from Samsung’s official website.
  • Enable the USB Debugging Mode. You will find the option in the Developer Section of your device.
  • Back Up all important data in Android your device since the update process will erase all data.
  • Keep at least 60% to 70% battery back up in your Samsung Galaxy SM-J510GN to avoid accidental shut down during installation.


Steps to Update

  • First of all download the above mentioned two files and extract the Marshmallow J510GNDXU1APJ1.zip file to the desktop of your PC.
  • Now switch off your  Smartphone and boot it into download mode by long press and hold of the Volume Down Key+Home Buttom+Power Button. Press the Volume Up button to continue as soon as you see a warning triangle sign on your display.
  • Now launch Odin and connect your Smartphone to your PC using the USB cable.
  • You will see the ID: COM box of ODIN screen turning blue with the COM PORT Number and Added Massage in the below left corner of the screen, if your device gets connected properly.
  • Now select the “AP/PDA” button from the ODIN screen and select the file with .tar.md5 extension. Ensure that the Auto Reboot & F.Reset Time check boxes are ticked in ODIN and the Re-Partition button is unchecked.
  • Double check the settings and hit the START button to initiate the update process.
  • Wait for sometime and you will see the PASS massage on ODIN screen with green backdrop once the flashing is complete. Disconnect your Smartphone from your PC when your Smartphone restarts.

The flashing process will take almost 4-5 minutes and your Smartphone will get rebooted automatically after the flashing procedure in finished. Congrats!! You have successfully learned the procedure to flash the new Android Mshmallow firmware in your Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J510GN Smartphone. Enjoy!! In case of any issues, don’t forget to get back to me via the comment section. I am always there to find out a solution for you.

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