Samsung Galaxy S5, as you can see that comes, just other Android-based devices with Download Mode feature, which allows users to install different files on the device. The installation of the new files is possible only if you connect your device to a computer.
To enter download Mode is really an easy process, but firstly you need to know that you’ll flash incompatible or bad files on the Samsung Galaxy S5 device you can easily brick your device.
Like we have already told you before, to enter download mode on the Galaxy S5 device is an easy process, but the user need to be sure about the file that should be installed on their device to be fully compatible with the device’s model (Install only files developed for Samsung Galaxy S5, otherwise you can brick/damage it).
So, if you are an owner for a Samsung Galaxy S5 device and it has an stock (official) Android ROM installed, then you can follow the next section to learn how to enter download mode for Galaxy S5 device:
Power off the Samsung Galaxy S5 device.
With the Galaxy S5 device turned off, press the next combination of buttons: Volume Down, Home and Power buttons in the same time.
Once the warning message is displayed, release all the buttons.
Now, presses Volume UP button to enter download Mode for the device.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 device should be in Download Mode.
If the Samsung Galaxy S5 device is rooted and has installed on it a custom ROM, then the Reboot in Download Mode option should be on the power menu. This option can be accessed by holding the power button.
Once the device is into download mode, the ODIN software will be used to install files on your Samsung Galaxy S5 device.
The ODIN 3.09 software can be downloaded from here.
In order to install ROMs on the Samsung Galaxy S5 device, the device should be disconnected from the PC, then to enter into download mode, and after that open the ODIN application on your PC and load the file that you want to install.
Now, you can connect the Samsung Galaxy S5 device to the PC and press Start option from the ODIN app’s UI.
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