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Update T-Mobile Galaxy S5 G900T to UVU1ANCH Android 4.4.2 Official Firmware

T-Mobile Galaxy S5 G900T can now be updated with UVU1ANCH Android 4.4.2 firmware. This phone has just released earlier today and it comes with this Android 4.4.2 KitKat build. Many of you would want to root Galaxy S5 G900T, but while doing so, you might have messed up something and want to get back to the stock KitKat firmware. This is where this UVU1ANCH Android 4.4.2 firmware guide will help you. You can easily update Galaxy S5 G900T to UVU1ANCH Android 4.4.2 KitKat official firmware– and also root Galaxy S5 G900T phone on this firmware.

As you continue reading below, we will guide you how to install UVU1ANCH Android 4.4.2 KitKat on T-Mobile Galaxy S5 G900T using ODIN. We have also given some tips on how to backup your phone data and have given some other important tips. Don’t forget to backup all your apps and personal data as a precaution. We don’t want anyone losing their data due to any issues. For the rooting tutorial, we have given the link below for a complete tutorial. Let’s continue with the tutorial now.

Samsung T-Mobile Galaxy S5 G900T - UVU1ANCH Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Disclaimer: All the custom ROMs and firmwares, official software updates, tools, mods or anything mentioned in the tutorial belong to their respective owners/developers. We ( or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial 😉

UVU1ANCH Android 4.4.2 Firmware Details:

Model: SM-G900TModel name: GALAXY S5
Country: USA (T-Mobile)
Version: Android 4.4.2
Changelist: 964333
Build date: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:28:24 +0000
Product Code: TMBPDA: G900TUVU1ANCH

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If you plan on rooting this phone or are still confused for why to root T-Mobile Galaxy S5 G900T, read: Benefits of Rooting Your Android Device.

T-Mobile Galaxy S5 USB Drivers

You will need to connect your Android phone with the computer. For that, please make sure you have installed the USB drivers for T-Mobile Galaxy S5 properly. If not, you can download the latest official drivers from our Android USB Drivers section here:

Download T-Mobile Galaxy S5 USB drivers!

Backup and Other Important Tips

Done with the USB drivers? Perfect. The tutorial is on the next page, but first, please take a look at the following tips and important points you need to take care of. These are important, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps:

Always backup your important data that you might need after you install a new custom ROM, an official software update or anything else. Make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below for some tips on how to backup data:

Samsung users can also back up data using Samsung KIES. If you backup data manually, you get more options what to choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy Note backup data to HTC One X.

If you already have a custom recovery (ClockworkMod, TWRP etc.) installed on your phone, we strongly recommend a backup using that as it creates a complete image of your existing phone set up.

A few more optional tips that you should remember:

1. Having problems connecting your Android phone to the computer? You need to enable USB debugging mode. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging — for Gingerbread, Ice Cream Sandwich and KitKat.

2. Make sure your Android device is charged up to 80-85% battery level. This might help you: How to Check Battery Percentage. Why? Because, if your phone goes off suddenly while installing a custom ROM, flashing an official firmware update or installing mods etc. — your phone might get bricked or go dead permanently. No one wants that, right?

4. Most of the tutorials and how-to guides on Team Android are for factory unlocked Android phones and tablets. We recommend NOT to try our guides if your phone is locked to a carrier, unless we have specified the carrier name or device model.

If you find the above tips useful and they were helpful to you, please consider giving us a +1 or LIKE to thank us!

All set and ready? Good. You can now head over to the next page and update Galaxy S5 G900T to Android 4.4.2 UVU1ANCH official firmware update.

About the author

Haris Nadeem

He lives on everything Android; has countless devices, apps and games to play with everyday. Currently serving as the Chief Editor at Team Android.

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