Which version of the Android™ platform does my Samsung Galaxy Mega™ use?

  • Update History
    Version Date Released Description
    I527UCUBNJ2 8/14/2015

    This software update includes:

    • Android OS Security Enhancements (Stagefright)
    I527UCUBNJ1 11/11/2014

    Update Summary

    AT&T released a new software update for the Samsung Galaxy Mega (SGH-i527) via Firmware Over the Air (FOTA) over Wi-Fi on November 11, 2014.

    Software Update Includes

    • Android OS and Security Enhancements

    How Do I Update My Samsung Galaxy Mega (AT&T)?

    Connect to Wi-Fi®.

    1. From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Settings  > Connections  > Wi-Fi .
    2. Access point device names and security requirements of detected Wi-Fi devices display under Wi-Fi networks. Touch the access point, commonly known as the network, you want to connect to.
    3. Enter a wireless password, if necessary, and touch Connect.

    Start Update

    1. A software update notification will be sent to the device. Touch Continue.

      Note: To start the update manually, from the Home screen, touch Menu  > Settings  > More  > About device  > Software update > Check for updates > OK.

    2. A message will be displayed, advising that the update will occur over Wi-Fi and to make sure to stay within the Wi-Fi coverage area while the download takes place.
    3. Touch Continue.
    4. The device will start downloading the software update. Once complete, a message will be displayed, advising that the update will take several minutes, will not delete any personal data on your device, and that all services (including emergency calls) will be suspended during the installation. Touch Continue.
    5. The device will automatically start downloading the software update. Once complete, the device will restart.
    6. A confirmation message will be displayed. Touch Done.

    How to Verify the Update

    1. From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Settings  > More  > About device .
    2. The following information will be displayed:
      • Android™ version: 4.2.2
      • Baseband version: I527UCUBNJ1
      • Build number: KOT49H.I527UCUBNJ1
    I527UCUBNE7 6/11/2014
    • Android version 4.4.2, KitKat Update
    I527UCUAMK2 11/22/2013 Effective November 22, 2013, Samsung and AT&T released a software update for the Samsung Galaxy Mega™. The update will be made available to customers via firmware over the air (FOTA over Wi-Fi).
    I527UCUAMH1 08/23/2013
    • Initial Release
    • Android version 4.2.2, Jelly Bean
  • Check the Software on Your Mobile Device
    1. From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Settings  > More  > About device  .
    2. The Build number and Baseband version show the software version on your mobile device.

    Check for Updates

    From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Settings  > More  > About device  > Software update.

    When an update is made available, this page will contain information on how to obtain the update.

    We will also relay news about software releases on our Twitter® and Facebook® pages.

    Software Updates: The Samsung Customer Care team cannot speculate on when a future software update may be released, and the team can provide information only on available updates in the U.S.

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