How to downgrade Galaxy Note 5 N920G from Nougat to Marshmallow [N920GUBS3BQC2]

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920G has received stock Nougat update just a few days back. Samsung Galaxy Note 5 retained it’s popularity because of sudden failure of Note 7, the Galaxy Note 5 is equipped with impressive features and decent specifications. Till now the device was running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware before it tasted the official nougat treat. Most of the users have already updated their device on latest firmware but there are still some of them who would like to downgrade Note 5 N920G from Nougat to Marshmallow or want to stay permanently on Marshmallow.

If you are one of those who is looking to downgrade Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920G from Nougat to Marshmallow then you are at the right place. In this guide we have mentioned the step by step process to downgrade Galaxy Note N920G from Nougat to Marshmallow in a very simple way. All you need to do is just follow the steps carefully to avoid issue during the process.

How to downgrade Galaxy Note 5 N920G from Nougat to Marshmallow

Before you begin:

Download Odin 3.12.3 from here.

Latest Samsung USB drivers must be installed on your device.

Enable USB Debugging. Settings > Developers options > USB Debugging

Process to downgrade Galaxy Note 5 N920G from Nougat to Marshmallow

Boot your device into ‘Download Mode’ or follow this guide to see how to do it.

Once in ‘Download Mode’ then follow this guide to install Marshmallow firmware on Galaxy Note 5.

Download stock Marshmallow N920GUBS3BQC2 firmware for Galaxy Note 5 N920G: Here

That’s it! You have successfully downgraded your Galaxy Note 5 N920G to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow from Android 7.0 Nougat.

  1. Ayad Hamami April 2, 2017 at 7:58 pm

    Enabled usb debugging but still fails at the begining please check and advice

  2. Alex Brian April 14, 2017 at 7:09 pm

    Check USB drivers are properly installed on your device or you are using the specified firmware file