Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Google Nexus 5
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Samsung has launched Android 6.0 Marshmallow beta to its devices, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, giving a clear hint that the firmware OTA (over-the-air) update could be pushed out to the devices any time now.

The South Korean technology giant is expected to release Android 6.0 Marshmallow to Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge devices around the world after testing the beta version of the firmware for a while. So, it won't come as a surprise if the devices get the firmware update in the next few days.

It may be mentioned here that several reports had claimed Samsung devices like the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note 4 Duos, Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Duos, Galaxy S5, Galaxy S5 Neo, and Galaxy S5 LTE-A, Galaxy Alpha, Galaxy Tab A, Galaxy Tab S2 8.0, and Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 would get the software update.

There were also reports that devices like the Galaxy Tab S2 9.7, Galaxy Tab S2 8, Galaxy Tab S 8.4, Galaxy Tab A 9.7, Galaxy Tab A 8, Galaxy Alpha, Galaxy A5, Galaxy A3, Galaxy A8, Galaxy A7, Galaxy E7, Galaxy E5, Galaxy J7, Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J2 would receive the new firmware.

LG is also expected to roll out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to Verizon Wireless, Sprint, T-Mobile and AT&T variants of the V10 soon, as the unlocked models of the device have already received it. LG's flagship devices like the G3, G4 and G Stylo have also got the new firmware.

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