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Which version of the Android™ platform does my Samsung Galaxy Note® 3 use?

This mobile device operates on Android™ version 5.0 Lollipop (N900PVPUEOK2).

Update History

Version Date Released Description
N900PVPUEOK2 11/30/2015
  • Patch for critical security vulnerability (Stagefright)
  • Sprint Global Roaming
  • Wi-Fi Calling Enhancements
N900PVPUEOH1 8/12/2015
  • Google Security Patch (Stagefright)
N900PVPUEOC5 4/9/2015
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
N900PVPUDNK4 12/17/2014
  • Minor enhancements to the Samsung User Interface
N900PVPUDNH7 9/5/2014
  • Android 4.4.4
  • HD voice Icon support
  • International Wi-Fi Calling support
  • Google Security Patches
  • Knox 2.0
  • Kids Mode
N900PVPUCNC5 4/2/2014
  • WI-FI Calling Support
N900PVPUBNAB 2/20/2014
  • OS upgrade to Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)
    • New Lock Screen Access
      • Media Controls - full-screen album art and media controls when listening to music
      • Camera Shortcut - access the Camera application right from the lock screen
    • SMS App Chooser - select a default application for sending and receiving SMS text messages
    • Restyled Status and Navigation Bars - status and navigation bars are translucent and can sit on top of apps, along with simplified status bar icons
    • Consolidated Location Settings - location services are integrated and more detailed by new Location menu
    • Expanded Emoji Icons
    • Wireless Printing – supports printing over Wi­-Fi and Bluetooth
    • Prevention Information pop-up message is suppressed.
N900PVPUBMJ4 10/25/2013
  • Call audio improvement
  • Fixed Samsung Keyboard handwriting feature
N900PVPUBMI5 10/4/2013
  • Voicemail audio restored when connected to Galaxy Gear
  • Restriction to benchmark sites removed
N900PVPUBMI3 10/4/2013
  • Initial Release

Check the Software on Your Mobile Device

  1. From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Settings  > General  > About device .
  2. The Build number and Baseband version show the software version on your mobile device.

Upgrade to the Current Software Version

An upgrade is available for the Sprint Samsung Galaxy Note® 3. Click here for more information.

Check for Updates

From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Settings  > General  > System Update  > 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 can provide information only on available updates in the U.S.

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