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Which version of the Android™ platform does my Samsung Galaxy S® 4 use?

This device operates on Android version 5.0.1, Lollipop (L720TVPUCOK3). When an update is available, this page will contain information on how to obtain the update.

Update History

Version Date Released Description
L720TVPUCOK3 12/18/2015
  • Sprint Global Roaming
  • Security Updates
  • Bug Fixes
L720TVPUGOH1 8/13/2015
  • Google Security Patch (Stagefright)
L720TVPUGOD2 05/08/2015
  • OS upgrade to Android 5.0.1 (Lollipop)
L720TVPUFOA3 2/4/2015
  • Enhanced Kineto UI
  • Enhancements and fixes
L720TVPUFNG2 7/30/2014
  • HD Voice Icon
  • Google™ security patches
L720TVPUFNAE 2/13/2014
  • 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
L720TVPUAMK5 12/20/2013
  • Initial Release

Check the Software on Your Mobile Device

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Swipe to and touch About device.

  4. The Baseband version and Build number show the software version on your mobile device.

    To switch to the tab view, touch Menu > Switch to tab view.

Check for 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.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

    To switch to the tab view, touch Menu > Switch to tab view.

  3. Swipe to and touch About device.

  4. Touch Software update.

  5. Touch Check for updates.

  6. Touch OK.

     When an update is 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.

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