Samsung Galaxy Core Prime has a 4.50-inch 480×800 display. It is powered by 1.3GHz processor alongside 1GB RAM and 5-megapixel rear camera. Other specs include 8GB internal memory with expandable storage, 2MP front camera and Android 4.4 KitKat OS.

The Galaxy Core Prime has become the latest Samsung device to get the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update. It brings a host of improvements to the handset including faster performance, user-friendly interface and enhanced battery life. You can install this update manually by following the guide below.

Galaxy Core Prime

Disclaimer: Follow the instructions at your own risk. The writer cannot be held responsible for any bricked or unusable devices. Even though the chances of your Smartphone getting bricked are negligible, the owner of the device must take full responsibility of it!

Pre-requisites and Backing up your Galaxy Core Prime:


Steps to install Android 5.0.2 on Galaxy Core Prime:

  1. Make a backup of your data.
  2. Extract the contents of Odin3 on your computer and install Odin on the PC.
  3. Turn off the phone and make sure it is not connected to the computer.
  4. Boot the phone into Download Mode by switching it off and then simultaneously pressing the Volume Down + the Home key button. While holding these both buttons, you need to switch on your device.
  5. Open Odin. Connect your phone to the computer and allow the drivers to install. You will see the “Added!!” message on Odin. If it doesn’t appear, make sure you have properly installed the USB drivers for your phone.
  6. In the Odin Menu, make sure to check the Auto-Reboot and F.Reset options.
  7. Download the firmware zip file on the computer. Extract it and you will get a file with .tar.md5 extension.
  8. Click the AP button in Odin and select the file extracted in the previous step. Do not make any unnecessary changes on Odin.
  9. Click the Start button in Odin and wait for a few moments.
  10. Phone will automatically reboot. Done !

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