T-Mobile Galaxy S5 Android 5.1.1 Update version G900TUVU1FOF6, bringing Anti-theft Factory Reset Protection

T-Mobile Galaxy S5 (SM-G900T) now gets the Android 5.1.1 update to build version G900TUVU1FOF6. The 5.1.1 update now brings the Anti-theft feature which is called Factory Reset Protection (FRP); this feature is basically an improved device security against smartphone thieves.  Along with the Android 5.1.1 update are  various bug fixes and device improvements. It might refer to improvements on some apps, camera, battery life, memory usage, network connectivity, and more.

All other major U.S. carriers and international Samsung Galaxy S5 might get the 5.1.1 update very soon.  T-Mobile is just a bit ahead when it comes to Android 5.1.1 update. Noting that before this Android 5.1.1 update arrived on Galaxy S5, the latter had also rolled out the first Android 5.1.1 update on Samsung Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T) and the Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G925T)  few days ago. Both 5.1.1 update has also offered the same features such as the Anti-Theft or Factory Reset Protection (FRP).

Some features found on Android 5.1.1 update:

The Quick Connect and the S Finder is now allows the Galaxy S5 users to remove an apps that they do not want to show in the notification shade.  The Camera App has now this exposure slider which also allows the owners to  adjust the photo exposure.  You can now also organize the apps alphabetically. Guest Mode which switches the device mode between the owner and other user.

Technical details:

Device name:  Galaxy S5
Model number: SM-G900T
Android version: 5.1.1

Baseband version: G900TUVU1FOF6
Kernel Version: 3.4.0-5117004
Build Number: LMY47X.G900TUVU1FOF6

According to T-Mobile support, the G900TUVU1FOF6 5.1.1 update is available through Over-The-Air (OTA) update over Wi-Fi or using Samsung Kies or Samsung Smart Switch for PC.  The update file size is 694.99 MB to download  via OTA and around 1.5 GB while updating via Kies or Smart Switch. You may head-over to T-Mobile official support page for the full details on how to get the Android 5.1.1 update.